Stranger Than Fiction

By Roger Hanney That explains a lot’ Charles Barber is a published author and lecturer in psychiatry at Yale University in America. He recently wrote … Read more

World Youth Day alternative events

July 13 Rainbow Sash: The event is a cross between a rally/panel discussion/mass at 2.30 pm on Sunday, July 13 at the Pitt St Uniting … Read more

Locals defend park

Plans to demolish a small park to create a walking path through Surry Hills for World Youth Day pilgrims were shelved after a local protest … Read more

Too far gone

By Roger Hanney Due to be released shortly, a book from CSIRO Publishing promises to put the climate change debate in Australia back on track. … Read more

Video store too gay for Oxford Street

By Susan Merrell The owner of an Oxford Street video store that specialises in gay and lesbian films claims he has been the victim of … Read more

Alliance to end poverty in Africa

By Wendy Parkin Nippon Foundation chairman Yohei Sasakawa has called for an alliance of stakeholders in Africa to address agricultural policy, infrastructure building and market … Read more

When life serves you Lennon

By Roger Hanney Tasmania never ceases to amaze ‘ bigger than Glebe, less corrupt than Zimbabwe, and better looked after than the Fritzls (pre-rescue at … Read more

On the cycle war path

By Joshua Cole A report by an international cycling expert has questioned the need for a cycle path on Bourke Street, Surry Hills. The City … Read more

Remembering Salvador Allende

By Antonio Castillo Sydney is among several major cities around the world where the centenary of Chile’s former president Salvador Allende will be commemorated. Allende … Read more

Arts hub at CUB site

By Reuben Brand The City of Sydney and Frasers Property have planned a cultural makeover for the CUB site in Broadway, turning empty warehouses into … Read more