MESSIAHS, ATHEISTS AND DEEP GREEN RELIGION

2022-05-19T10:02:27+10:0017 May 2022|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Dr Rachael Kohn AO is a familiar voice for thousands of ABC listeners as the former long time presenter of The Spirit of Things - programs about religion on the ABC, Australia’s national broadcaster. A collection of her essays on many of the topics her program discussed has now been published in her new book [...]

FEDERAL ELECTION 2022 – DIFFERENT VIEWS

2022-05-18T15:26:12+10:0010 May 2022|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

On Tuesday 10 May 2022, Aaron Patrick, Special Correspondent for The Australian financial Review, and Gemma Tognini, Executive Director, GT Communications and a contributor to The Australian spoke for The Sydney Institute in a discussion on the federal election campaign 2022 and how it seemed to be going for the political parties. The two speakers reflected [...]

FEDERAL ELECTION 2022 – DIFFERENT VIEWS

2022-05-18T15:26:03+10:0010 May 2022|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

On Tuesday 10 May 2022, Aaron Patrick, Special Correspondent for The Australian financial Review, and Gemma Tognini, Executive Director, GT Communications and a contributor to The Australian spoke for The Sydney Institute in a discussion on the federal election campaign 2022 and how it seemed to be going for the political parties. The two speakers reflected [...]

THE GLOBAL RISE OF ANTI-SEMITISM – OLGA DEUTSCH

2022-05-18T15:25:33+10:0031 March 2022|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Olga Deutsch is the vice president of NGO Monitors, a globally recognised research institute promoting democratic values and good governance that works to ensure that decision makers and civil society operate in accordance with the principles of accountability, transparency, and universal human rights. Over the past 12 years Olga Deutsch has held senior positions in [...]

FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND THE MEDIA

2020-08-19T15:55:21+10:0019 August 2020|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Australian Federal Police raids on the offices of the ABC and the home of a journalist with The Australian provoked a heated debate over press freedom in Australia during June 2019. Predictably, the debate gained widespread media coverage as the Australian media voiced its collective disapproval of the raids. To offer a more nuanced appraisal [...]

MOBILITY, DRIVING INNOVATION AND ENHANCING OUR LIVEABILITY – TRANSPORT AS A TRUE TECH BUSINESS

2020-08-19T15:49:28+10:0018 July 2019|Categories: Andrew Constance, Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

With the NSW Berejiklian Government's win at the state election in March 2019, issues around transport in Sydney and NSW took centre stage as vast underway projects started coming to completion and new projects were started and outlined - from light rail into George Street and the CBD from Randwick to additional Metro routes to [...]

LABOR AFTER THE 2019 FEDERAL ELECTION – WHERE TO NEXT?

2020-08-19T15:47:40+10:0016 July 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Michael Sexton SC is the NSW Solicitor General and author of The Great Crash: the short life and sudden death of the Whitlam Government. Brad Norington is Associate Editor at The Australian and has been writing about national and international politics over two decades. He was also The Australian’s Washington Correspondent during the Obama presidency. On Monday [...]

LISTENING TO THE NATION – WHAT DO AUSTRALIANS MOST WANT FROM THEIR GOVERNMENT?

2020-08-20T09:53:23+10:0016 July 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Rebecca Huntley is a social Researcher and author, most recently of the Quarterly Essay Australia Fair. Dr Tanveer Ahmed is a psychiatrist, a regular contributor to the Australian Financial Review and author, most recently, of Fragile Nation. During the 2019 federal election campaign, a majority of Australians believed that there would be a change of government and that what [...]

WHERE TO NOW? LABOR AFTER THE 2019 FEDERAL ELECTION

2020-08-19T15:47:01+10:0016 July 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

Brad Norington is the Associate Editor at The Australian and has been writing about national and international politics over two decades. He was alsoThe Australian’s Washington Correspondent during the Obama presidency. Michael Sexton SC is the NSW Solicitor General and author of The Great Crash: the short life and sudden death of the Whitlam Government. On Monday [...]

FEDERATION’S MAN OF LETTERS – PATRICK McMAHON GLYNN

2020-08-19T15:49:52+10:0016 July 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

On Thursday 6 June 2019, the Vice-Chancellor of Australian Catholic University, Professor Greg Craven, joined The Sydney Institute’s Anne Henderson to launch the P M Glynn Institute’s Federation’s Man of Letters.  As Greg Craven explained, polymath Glynn should not have been a man who fell through history’s cracks. But he has. The publication of Anne [...]

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