White Ribbon’s end could herald a new beginning

The news that White Ribbon Australia has folded has elicited mixed opinions, but in time its demise could become an important turning point...

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Turning the Page: On Banks and Aged Care

IN 1914, the famous American lawyer Louis Brandelis wrote that “sunlight is the best disinfectant”....

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Turning the Page: On RESPECT in politics

THE DEATH of Aretha Franklin was a sad day for the music industry, and the world....

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Mike Baird is trampling on democracy and ignoring history

Mike Baird should not be surprised by the drubbing the Liberal Party received in the recent NSW local government elections, because he...

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Sydney’s so-called “best suburbs” are getting a free ride on the growth train

Who gets to decide Sydney’s best suburbs? After all the problems with this year’s Census, I hope that it’s not the Australian Bureau...

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Welcome to The Bugle

The opinion pages of our major newspapers and news websites are dominated by a relatively small set of voices. Professional columnists,...

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Exposing the Silent Epidemic of Elder Abuse

Imagine watching your mother suffering with dementia in her old age. Then imagine that your brother is trusted with the power of attorney...

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