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News.com.au
Govt has failed to protect people: Triggsbreaking news IN passing dozens of laws that infringe on Australians' rights
Govt has failed to protect people: Triggs
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
breaking news IN passing dozens of laws that infringe on Australians' rights, federal parliament has failed the people, Gillian Triggs says. THE president of the Australian Human Rights Commission... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Govt has failed to protect people: TriggsIn passing dozens of laws that infringe on Australians' rights, federal parliam
Govt has failed to protect people: Triggs
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
In passing dozens of laws that infringe on Australians' rights, federal parliament has failed the people, Gillian Triggs says. The president of the Australian Human Rights Commission delivered a lecture in Darwin on Thursday night on the creeping... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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The Young Witness
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Western Advocate
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Manning River Times
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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The North West Star
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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The Border Mail
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
31 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
31 related stories
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The Courier
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contractAustralian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "ext
Gillian Triggs attacks Transfield offshore detention centre contract
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centreThe Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on th
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centre
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
The Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on the same day operator Transfield Services announced it's expected to have its contract renewed for five years. The company has a $1.2 billion contract to run detention... Read more
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Weekly Times
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centreTHE Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on th
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centre
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
THE Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on the same day operator Transfield Services announced it's expected to have its contract renewed for five years. THE company has a $1.2 billion contract to run detention... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Senate committee calls for 'full audit' of Nauru abuse claimsNauru detention centre not safe for children, says Senate committee calling for
Senate committee calls for 'full audit' of Nauru abuse claims
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Nauru detention centre not safe for children, says Senate committee calling for full audit into abuse claims Photo: The recommendation comes after the Moss Review exposed alleged sexual exploitation of detainees — including children — by detention... Read more
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The Border Mail
Jobs inquiry to explore age barriersAlbury sessions want to hear from employers, groups and individuals They have
Jobs inquiry to explore age barriers
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Albury sessions want to hear from employers, groups and individuals They have unrealistic concerns that older people will get sick more or not be adaptable to the new technologies and so on. Those concerns are not supported by the facts but, none... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
CWA tackle the big issuesSome of the nation's biggest issues will be debated at the National CWA Confere
CWA tackle the big issues
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Some of the nation's biggest issues will be debated at the National CWA Conference in Port Macquarie on Wednesday proving these trailblazing women have 21st century influence. Senator Jacqui Lambie speaks at the 2015 National CWA Conference They... Read more
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CIO
Flexible working and new attitudes key to more women in ITAdvances in technology should be getting more women into the workforce, yet the
Flexible working and new attitudes key to more women in IT
CIO / Posted 16 days ago
Advances in technology should be getting more women into the workforce, yet the opposite seems to be true in Australia and its ICT sector, said Professor Gillian Triggs. The President of the Australian Human Rights Commission was speaking at a Women... Read more
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Canberra Times
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abusesIndustry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights iss
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abuses
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Industry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights issues on Manus Island. Photo: Nick Moir Evidence that sexual assaults, child abuse, and other human rights violations inside the Australian government's offshore asylum... Read more
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Brisbane Times
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abusesIndustry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights iss
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abuses
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Industry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights issues on Manus Island. Photo: Nick Moir Evidence that sexual assaults, child abuse, and other human rights violations inside the Australian government's offshore asylum... Read more
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The Age
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abusesIndustry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights iss
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abuses
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Industry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights issues on Manus Island. Photo: Nick Moir Evidence that sexual assaults, child abuse, and other human rights violations inside the Australian government's offshore asylum... Read more
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WA Today
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abusesIndustry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights iss
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abuses
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Industry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights issues on Manus Island. Photo: Nick Moir Evidence that sexual assaults, child abuse, and other human rights violations inside the Australian government's offshore asylum... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abusesIndustry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights iss
HESTA dumps Transfield citing detention centre abuses
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Industry super fund HESTA has expressed serious concerns about human rights issues on Manus Island. Photo: Nick Moir Evidence that sexual assaults, child abuse, and other human rights violations inside the Australian government's offshore asylum... Read more
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Crikey
Who is politicising commissioners now? “A blatantly partisan, politicised exercise.” — Tony Abbott “She gave incon
Who is politicising commissioners now?
Crikey / Posted 17 days ago
“A blatantly partisan, politicised exercise.” — Tony Abbott “She gave inconsistent and evasive evidence on the circumstances in which the decision was made.” — George Brandis “The political impartiality of... Read more
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Crikey
Who is politicising commissioners now? –“A blatantly partisan, politicised exercise.” — Tony Abbott “She gave inconsi
Who is politicising commissioners now? –
Crikey / Posted 17 days ago
“A blatantly partisan, politicised exercise.” — Tony Abbott “She gave inconsistent and evasive evidence on the circumstances in which the decision was made.” — George Brandis “The political impartiality of the commission [has] been fatally... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorialIt has been dangerous for us, vandalism has already happened around us, tyres h
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorial
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
It has been dangerous for us, vandalism has already happened around us, tyres have been slashed. It was just a sketch of a statue of three women that was proposed to be erected in the middle of an inner-west Sydney suburb. But the angry and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorialIt has been dangerous for us, vandalism has already happened around us, tyres h
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorial
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
It has been dangerous for us, vandalism has already happened around us, tyres have been slashed. It was just a sketch of a statue of three women that was proposed to be erected in the middle of an inner-west Sydney suburb. But the angry and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorialThe proposed monument to the "comfort women" of World War II has given rise to
Threats, insults and tyres slashed in Strathfield over planned comfort women memorial
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The proposed monument to the "comfort women" of World War II has given rise to an angry and emotional fallout. It was just a sketch of a statue of three women that was proposed to be erected in the middle of an inner-west Sydney suburb. But the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
We must speak up for Australia's 2.7 million unpaid carers Our country depends on carers and it's going to do so more as Australia ages.
We must speak up for Australia's 2.7 million unpaid carers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
Our country depends on carers and it's going to do so more as Australia ages. We can't have a conversation about superannuation and older workers without acknowledging this fact, writes... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
We must speak up for Australia's 2.7 million unpaid carers Our country depends on carers and it's going to do so more as Australia ages.
We must speak up for Australia's 2.7 million unpaid carers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
Our country depends on carers and it's going to do so more as Australia ages. We can't have a conversation about superannuation and older workers without acknowledging this fact, writes... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
No fairytale ending to the Goodes saga The good news is that booing of Adam Goodes largely disappeared over the week
No fairytale ending to the Goodes saga
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 24 days ago
The good news is that booing of Adam Goodes largely disappeared over the weekend. The bad news is that most people still don't believe the booing was racist in the first place, writes Peter Lewis. The booing... Read more
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News.com.au
Long way for women in workforce: Broderickbreaking news A MAN once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Brod
Long way for women in workforce: Broderick
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
breaking news A MAN once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick that being `Brodericked' on gender inequality is like a prostate examination - uncomfortable but necessary. AND she says... Read more
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Perth Now
Long way for women in workforce: BroderickA MAN once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick that being
Long way for women in workforce: Broderick
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
A MAN once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick that being `Brodericked' on gender inequality is like a prostate examination - uncomfortable but necessary. AND she says this relentless persistence is one of the main things that... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Broderick says long way to go at workplaceA man once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick that being
Broderick says long way to go at workplace
Sky News Australia / Posted 28 days ago
A man once told Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick that being Brodericked' on gender inequality is like a prostate examination - uncomfortable but necessary. And she says this relentless persistence is one of the main things that... Read more
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Literary Minded
Vincent Lingiari Memorial Lecture 2015. “You can keep your gold. We just want our land back.” –I acknowledge the Larrakia traditional owners, their elders and ancestors on wh
Vincent Lingiari Memorial Lecture 2015. “You can keep your gold. We just want our land back.” –
Literary Minded / Posted 29 days ago
I acknowledge the Larrakia traditional owners, their elders and ancestors on whose land we gather. I honour the Gurindji family of one of our most inspirational Australians and the courage of all who struggle for human rights and equality. The great... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
The Young Witness / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Western Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Kiama Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Manning River Times / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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The North West Star
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
The North West Star / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Daily Liberal / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
The Border Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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The Courier
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenshipSenior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to str
Senior Liberal Philip Ruddock 'anxious' graffiti offenders may lose citizenship
The Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to strip dual nationals of their citizenship appears to capture people who graffiti public property. Senior Liberal MP Philip Ruddock is "anxious" that his government's push to... Read more
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Business Spectator
Bridging the IT age gapProlific American writer, Sherman Alexie, once said, “Don’t live up to your ste
Bridging the IT age gap
Business Spectator / Posted 30 days ago
Prolific American writer, Sherman Alexie, once said, “Don’t live up to your stereotypes.” For the ICT sector, oft called ‘a profession for young men’, this is excellent advice! Despite widespread calls for greater equity and diversity, the ICT... Read more
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The Age
Flash mob 'warriors' support Adam Goodes in fight against racismAboriginal academic and artist Richard Frankland​ jokes that he usually only "d
Flash mob 'warriors' support Adam Goodes in fight against racism
The Age / Posted a month ago
Aboriginal academic and artist Richard Frankland​ jokes that he usually only "dances on the inside", but when it comes to racism, it's no joke and he takes his choreography to Federation Square. Coinciding with Adam Goodes' return to training, Mr... Read more
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