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Youth and politics: why engagement’s on the rise

When you think of politics in Australia, the voices of our youth aren’t the first to come to mind.

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Homelessness: how you can help… today!

Hatch@Macleay reporter, Joe Attanasio, draws on the latest Census data to suggest ways we can help Australians experiencing homelessness.

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The hard facts about sexual assaults in Australia

Almost 4000 men were proven guilty of sexual assault offences in Australia, in just one year.

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IWD 2018: #PressforProgress

It’s International Women’s Day… time to ask what progress, if any, has been made since last year’s celebration.

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“Selfish” drivers nabbed for texting at the wheel

A police crackdown on texting while driving has left hundreds of NSW motorists facing hefty fines.

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Apple Store backlash mars 15th anniversary of Fed Square

Federation Square has come a long way in 15 years and the next big change is not far off, with news last week

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Dastyari dumped, again, over inappropriate China dealings

Sam Dastyari has been sacked once again by the Federal Opposition Leader, Bill Shorten, abruptly ending the troubled politician’s rehabilitation.

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Decline in arts ‘a concern’, says senior educator

One of the most senior voices in Australian art education has said she is concerned about a significant fall in the number of high school students taking art subjects in the UK, and says the same is happening here. Margaret

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I do! I do! Senate votes yes to Marriage Equality

The Same Sex Marriage Bill passed the Senate 43 – 12 without amendment today.

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Black Friday on my mind … and on my nerves

Hype. I hate it! Black Friday? Forget it. And Amazon? Leave me alone while I sulk…

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