Aussie Flicks Shine Bright in the 2008 Sydney Film Festival

By Amelia Groom With over 18 Australian features and documentaries (including 12 world premiers) screening at the Sydney Film Festival in June, it’s going to … Read more

Party at war with itself

BY PETER McCALLUM You can’t help but feel for Morris Iemma. A straightforward family man, he was handpicked for the leadership as one who had … Read more

Beijing is ready

BY GARTH WILSON With less than 100 days until the Opening Ceremony, Beijing, like all Olympic cities-in-waiting, has laid plans for security, public health, tourism … Read more

Tiny city for a huge problem

BY BIANCA BIRDSALL A miniature cardboard city was erected in Martin Place in the early hours of May 1. The stunt was to promote, … Read more

Costa’s last stand

BY SHANT FABRICATORIAN For both sides, it was a game of high stakes. State Treasurer Michael Costa’s speech at the state Labor conference, which steadily … Read more

Clover’s Rovers Free At Last

By Lawrence Gibbons ‘BARKING MAD’ the front page of the Daily Terrorgraph shouted days before Clover Moore liberated thousands of family pets across the City … Read more

Sex workers unite

BY BROOKE LEWIS Scarlet Alliance, in conjunction with the Migration Working Company, held its second annual Globalised Sex Work forum in Surry Hills on April … Read more


By Paul Bourke Executive Officer of the Australia Tibet Council On April 24, the Olympic Torch will visit Canberra for its one and only stopover … Read more

Early lockdown for prison inmates

By Roger Hanney Changes to the treatment of mental health inmates at Sydney’s Long Bay Prison Hospital have increased fears for their safety and concern … Read more

Koori Radio on the move

By Virginia Ginnane Koori Radio is moving into a great new space and the Federal Government has come to the party with a $250,000 grant … Read more