‘Issue #33’-Sydney Papers Online

Australia’s Multiculturalism – Success or Not?

2017-04-20T12:01:43+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The idea of multiculturalism has always been connected to immigration in Australia, but is not necessarily that. Australians of both immigrant and indigenous heritage have embraced the idea of a multicultural Australia. But others see it as dividing people into ethnic sub-divisions where their Australian identity is muted. Parnell McGuinness is a writer and thought [...]

Australia’s Multiculturalism – Success or Not?

2017-04-20T12:01:55+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The idea of multiculturalism has always been connected to immigration in Australia, but is not necessarily that. Australians of both immigrant and indigenous heritage have embraced the idea of a multicultural Australia. But others see it as dividing people into ethnic sub-divisions where their Australian identity is muted. Dr Sev Ozdowski AM is the Director, [...]

A New Agenda For Australian Cities

2017-04-20T12:02:01+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Anthony Albanese MP is the Labor Member for the Sydney electorate of Grayndler and also Shadow Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Shadow Minister for Tourism and Shadow Minister for Cities. Prior to Labor’s defeat in the 2013 federal election, Anthony Albanese was Deputy Leader of the federal Labor Party. Releasing a new Labor [...]

Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments

2017-04-20T12:02:06+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Journalist and commentator Chris Kenny is an associate editor at The Australian and presenter on Sky TV. He is also a contributor to Ross Fitzgerald’s edited Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments, a collection of well known Australian contributors each writing of moments they hold dear from the team of their heart. Every team in the [...]

Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments

2017-04-20T12:02:19+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

A life-long Collingwood supporter, Professor Ross Fitzgerald AM is the author of 39 books, including his memoir My Name is Ross: An Alcoholic’s Journey and the co-authored political/sexual satire, Going Out Backwards: A Grafton Everest Adventure. In 2015, he edited Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments which is a collection of well known Australian contributors each [...]

Opportunities And Challenges In Australia’s Resources And Energy Sectors

2017-04-20T11:59:59+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Josh Frydenberg - Member for Kooyong and Minister for Resources and Energy - has proven he is the parliamentarian to watch. His rise through the ranks in both the Abbott Government and the Turnbull Government has been rapid. Frydenberg is a team player and a voice often heard. In saying this, it should [...]

Birds on an Ethics Wire – Battles About Values in the Culture Wars

2017-04-20T16:10:54+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Margaret Somerville is from the McGill Centre for Medicine, Ethics and Law in Quebec, Canada. Her most recent book, Bird on an Ethics Wire, has been described as - "An exploration of the urgent need to rebalance individuals' unfettered freedom to choose, especially regarding birth and death." Like our physical ecosystem, our metaphysical ecosystem [...]

The Art of Argument

2017-04-20T12:00:47+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , , , |

On Wednesday 10 February 2016, The Sydney Institute organised a discussion on the art of argument between David Marr, author, Sydney journalist and former ABC TV Media Watch presenter and Gerard Henderson, Executive director of The Sydney Institute, columnists for The Weekend Australian and media commentator. The discussion was chaired by media veteran and ABC Compass [...]

Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments

2017-04-20T12:01:29+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Gabrielle Trainer is a Sydney lawyer, business woman and a Commissioner with the Australian Football League. She is also a devoted supporter of North Melbourne. In 2015, she joined other to contribute to the edited Aussie Rules & Heartfelt Moments - a collection of well known Australian contributors each writing of moments they hold dear [...]

The Budget – Some Context

2017-04-24T12:06:01+10:00April 29th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

John Fraser was appointed Secretary to the Treasury effective 15 January 2015. Prior to taking the Treasury position, John Fraser was Chairman and CEO of UBS Global Asset Management from late 2001 to 2013 based in London. During this time, he was also a member of the UBS Group Executive Board and Chairman of UBS [...]