Labor Icons- Lionel Murphy

2017-05-30T18:03:06+10:0029 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Stephen Walmsley SC is a former judge of the District Court of NSW and the author of The Trials of Justice Murphy [2016]. In his book, Stephen Walmsley unravels a fascinating story of how it came about that one of Australia’s most senior judges was once accused of putting his freedom, and the reputation of [...]

Paul Keating: The Big Picture Leader

2017-05-29T13:06:27+10:0029 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Troy Bramston is a senior writer and columnist with The Australian and the author of Paul Keating: The Big-Picture Leader, [2016]. That there is yet more to examine and tell about one of Australia’s most fascinating prime ministers says a lot about both  Paul Keating and Troy Bramston. Joining Stephen Walmsley SC for a night [...]

The Search for a New National Identity: The Rise of Multiculturalism in Canada and Australia

2017-05-30T18:02:12+10:0029 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Dr Jatinder Mann is a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at King’s College London and a former Banting Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Alberta. He is the author of The Search for a New National Identity: The Rise of Multiculturalism in Canada and Australia, 1890s-1970s (New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 2016). He is currently working [...]

The Australian Dream: Blood, History and Becoming

2017-05-29T13:05:28+10:0029 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Stan Grant is Indigenous Affairs editor for the ABC and Chair of Indigenous Affairs at Charles Sturt University. He won the 2015 Walkley Award for coverage of Indigenous Affairs and is the author of The Tears of Strangers and Talking to My Country.  As discussion of change to the Australian Constitution to recognise Indigenous Australians [...]

The Red Pill – The Movie About Men’s Lives that Gender Warriors Didn’t Want You to See

2017-05-30T18:01:09+10:0026 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Red Pill is a new documentary that activists have prevented being shown in Australian cinemas. Writer, commentator and blogger Bettina Arndt argues that activists are right to be concerned since the movie poses a real threat to the feminist movement by exposing the appalling tactics used by these gender warriors to shut down public [...]

Fighting For the Forgotten People: 75 Years On

2017-07-17T13:38:57+10:0017 May 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Formerly a senior lawyer with the national law firm Freehills in its Perth employment and industrial relations practice, Senator Michaelia Cash was first elected to the Senate in 2007 and took up her current portfolio in September 2015. As Industrial Relations Minister, Cash has been at the forefront of the work in parliament to pass the [...]

Keynote Address at The Sydney Institute’s 2017 Annual Dinner

2017-07-17T13:42:19+10:006 April 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Thursday 6 April 2017, at The Star Event Centre in Sydney, The Hon Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, delivered The Sydney Institute’s 2017 Annual Dinner Lecture. The Prime Minister was introduced by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and thanked by the CEO of Telstra, Andy Penn. The Sydney Institute’s Annual Dinner 2017 was sponsored [...]

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