The Prime Minister last week called upon all new aspiring new citizens to "join us as Australian patriots", as he spruiked his changes to citizenship laws. We are told these changes, which include better aligning the citizenship test with "Australian values", will strengthen the current system.
Margaret Sims I have discussed many times how education is positioned as the most effective strategy for creating an employable workforce.
Laurie Bullock Pleas for the Gonski debate to be above partisan politics are getting us nowhere.
Laurie Bullock Many locals will see the loss of a place that was a big part of their lives, or their children’s lives.
John Malouff Do you have regrets? Frank Sinatra sang about his: “Regrets, I’ve had a few. But then again, too few to mention.”
Let's not fall victims to tall poppy syndrome - let's instead celebrate our achievers.
Adam Morton We live in times of extraordinary and abrupt change, not just in the climate.
Julia Baird And so lies the dilemma of millions: how do we discuss terror with our children without puncturing their sense of wonder?