Monthly Archive: June 2012

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Government needs to stop the bankrolling of religion 0

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Government needs to stop the bankrolling of religion

Ok, SOR students, think this one through! This article is from the June 23 issue of The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition. To subscribe for $4.50 a week, visit http://smh.com.au/digitaledition. According to the 2011...

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Fair is foul, and foul is fair 0

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Fair is foul, and foul is fair

Never say that Shakespeare doesn’t speak to our present condition. This article is from the June 23 issue of The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition. To subscribe for $4.50 a week, visit http://smh.com.au/digitaledition. Julia...

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Wealthy suburbs desert public high schools 0

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition: Wealthy suburbs desert public high schools

Sorry to point out the obvious, but the Department closed schools and sold sites through the 1980s and 1990s. The most obvious and notorious example was the sale of the Beacon Hill site ten...

More refugee madness 0

More refugee madness

Read this article and weep for what is rapidly being revealed as the myth of Australia’s sense of justice. We take a tiny proportion of the world’s refugees and, through cravenly political processes, condemn...

An extraordinary life and an extraordinary life: Aung San Suu Kyi – Nobel Lecture 0

An extraordinary life and an extraordinary life: Aung San Suu Kyi – Nobel Lecture

The whole speech is here at the Nobel site: Aung San Suu Kyi РNobel Lecture. Here are some wonderful excerpts: this on being forgotten. Often during my days of house arrest it felt as...

Republicans Plot to Steal White House | Common Dreams 0

Republicans Plot to Steal White House | Common Dreams

I really like the alternative coverage in Common Dreams, but they do pick up stuff from everywhere. This article is one of Paul McGeough’s from the SMH!   Republicans Plot to Steal White House...