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Culinary Culture

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Culinary Culture

Australia should not be insecure about the disparate influences that have informed both the food that we eat, and the national identity that we share.

Modern Times: Silencing Diversity

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Modern Times: Silencing Diversity

There are many reasons to be concerned about the decision to cut funding to the ABC

Modern Times: It’s my property

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Modern Times: It’s my property

The death of Melbourne Cup favourite, Admire Rakti, was avoidable.

Modern Times: regulation for a richer society

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Modern Times: regulation for a richer society

Following Tiananmen, China was in turmoil.

Modern Times: Beautiful economics

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Modern Times: Beautiful economics

In the introduction to his book After Words, former Prime Minister Paul Keating recalled the words of German philosopher, Friedrich Schiller: “If man is ever to solve the problems of…

Modern Times: Politics: symphony or hypocrisy?

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Modern Times: Politics: symphony or hypocrisy?

I recently had the opportunity to experience the Australian Chamber Orchestra playing Mahler and Sibelius at the Adelaide Town Hall.

Modern Times: The True Sporting Spirit
Modern Times: Equality of Power

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Modern Times: Equality of Power

The growing discontent over soaring inequality has risen to the surface of our national consciousness.

Modern Times: Leadership in Politics

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Modern Times: Leadership in Politics

The election of Francois Mitterrand in 1981 was heralded as a triumph of a new style of politics – a politics that aspired to change lives.

Modern Times: Europe Points to a Fractured Future

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Modern Times: Europe Points to a Fractured Future

Europe’s philosophic, aesthetic and political traditions once dominated our worldview.

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