‘Issue #17’-Sydney Papers Online

Hitler’s Germany Down Under

2017-05-10T13:23:19+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

David Bird is an independent historian based in Melbourne. He was born in Tasmania and studied Classics and History at the University of Tasmania, later taking his doctorate in Australian history at the University of Melbourne. He is the author of J.A. Lyons, the “Tame Tasmanian”, on which he spoke at the Sydney Institute in [...]

Opportunities For Women – Is The Battle Fought And Won? Launch Of Women In NSW 2012

2017-05-10T13:24:40+10:00July 3rd, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On 3 July 2012, The Hon Pru Goward, NSW Minister for Women, addressed The Sydney Institute to launch the Women in NSW 2012 Report. The launch fulfilled an election commitment to base government policy on rigorous research evidence. Women in NSW 2012 is a comprehensive audit of women in NSW at a point in time. [...]

Living With The Carbon Tax

2017-05-10T13:25:29+10:00July 2nd, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

As Australia introduced a tax on carbon, from 1 July 2012, Australians - from commentators totaxpayers – were left to consider what lay ahead. To offer some informed thoughts on it all, TerryMcCrann, Associate Editor Business for the Herald Sun and a columnist for the Herald Sun and TheWeekend Australian and Miriam Lyons, Executive Director [...]

Living With The Carbon Tax

2017-05-10T13:27:44+10:00July 2nd, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

As Australia introduced a tax on carbon, from 1 July 2012, Australians - from commentators to taxpayers – were left to consider what lay ahead. To offer some informed thoughts on it all, Terry McCrann, Associate Editor Business for the Herald Sun and a columnist for the Herald Sun and The Weekend Australian and Miriam [...]

Tibet in the Asian Century

2017-05-10T13:26:20+10:00June 28th, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Lobsang Sangay is the political leader of the Tibetan people since the Dalai Lama’s full transfer of his political power to an elected leadership in exile in 2011. Born in a Tibetan refugee settlement in northern India, Lobsang Sangay is the first Tibetan with a PhD from Harvard Law School, achieved in 2004 through [...]