April 2015

By Adrian Rook Treasurer Joe Hockey has raised the idea of allowing first home buyers to access their superannuation savings in order to enter the housing market. It was a moment typical of the speak-first-think-later policymaking we’ve all grown used to since Abbott and Hockey took the

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By Ned Hirst The Australian people are not as philosophically opposed to capital punishment as politicians’ rhetoric surrounding the impending executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran might have you believe. A 2009 Roy Morgan poll found only 29% of Australians supported the death penalty, but

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By Adrian Pedic Kanye West and Kevin Parker of Tame Impala are two of the most creative and well-respected figures in music, with new releases that set the music press and the public collectively frothing. However, while you could comfortably argue they are two complete opposites,

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Annastasia Robertson The Student Representative Council has teamed up with Arc to launch a comprehensive new welfare service to the UNSW community in the coming weeks. SRC President Billy Bruffey is in the final stages of preparation to launch a volunteer-based program that will issue emergency aid

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Christopher Wong analyses Malcolm Fraser's legacy. The recent passing of Malcolm Fraser, Australia’s 22nd Prime Minister, brought with it an outpouring of tributes from both sides of the political spectrum. Revered and reviled for his role in the dismissal of Gough Whitlam, Fraser remained a divisive

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