12 Sep MPs seek to protect Captain Cook statues

Australian Associated Press -- 12 September 2017   A Turnbull government minister has moved to protect Captain Cook and other historic statues following a spate of vandalism. But political opponents have criticised what they see as a return to 'history wars'. Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg has asked the Australian...

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11 Sep Universities cry poor but spend big on advertising

Stefanie Balogh -- The Australian -- 9 September 2017   The nation’s universities have spent $1.7 billion on advertising, marketing and promotions over the past seven years as the tertiary sector shifted to a demand-driven system. As universities run a fierce campaign against higher education reforms that would...

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09 Sep Don’t change the Senate

James Paterson -- The Spectator Australia -- 9 September, 2017   Defenders of the constitution have our work cut out for us. It seems that every day brings a new, novel, bad idea to change the constitution. Whether it’s a referendum to allow foreign citizens to serve...

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