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    Grattan on Friday: The ‘China factor’ is an unknown in Bennelong but a big issue for Australia

    Liberal and Labor camps expect incumbent John Alexander will hold on against the ALP’s Kristina...

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    Grattan on Friday: Nationals force reluctant Turnbull to dress in Shorten’s banking clothes

    Malcolm Turnbull has again had his hand forced by rebel backbenchers. Picture by Lukas Coch/AAP Only a few...

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      Explainer: the politics of heavy metal

      A Black Sabbath fan on stage at a rock concert   in Finland. Anssi Koskinen/flickr The popular mythology of heavy metal begins with an amputation....

      Sunday essay: the art of the pinch – popular music and appropriation

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      The Australian Road Crew Association (ARCA) releases incredibly rare recordings – New Desk Tape...

      Now rare and classic Aussie tracks will help the roadies who supported the bands who recorded them The ARCA Desk Tape Series is an...

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      EMOTIONWORKS CUT OPERA In Association With TRUFFLEDUCK Presents Tosca Bound in Soul, Blues and R&B ...
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      Explainer: the politics of heavy metal

      A Black Sabbath fan on stage at a rock concert   in Finland. Anssi Koskinen/flickr The popular mythology of heavy metal begins with an amputation. In the mid-1960s, teenage guitarist Frank Anthony Iommi lost the...

      The psychology of Christmas shopping: how marketers nudge you to buy

      Don’t think, just shop. Heidi Sandstrom Many people see marketing as a form of manipulation, particularly around Christmas and the other retail bonanzas: Easter, Valentine’s Day, Mothers’ Day and Fathers’ Day. But rather than simply...

      Surprise! Digital space isn’t replacing public space, and might even help make it better

      Telstra and the City of Joondalup have joined forces in a trial of ‘smart park’ applications at Tom Simpson Park.  Author provided You’re on the train on your daily commute, head bowed, peering at your...

      Between innocence and experience: the sexualisation of girlhood in 19th century postcards

      French postcard of Lili (before 1904), ‘playing around’. Author provided We often hear that we are living in a corrupting, visually saturated, consumer culture, which threatens the innocence of girlhood. But representations of young girls in...

      Grattan on Friday: The ‘China factor’ is an unknown in Bennelong but a big...

      Liberal and Labor camps expect incumbent John Alexander will hold on against the ALP’s Kristina Keneally.  Dominica Sanda/AAP The stakes in Saturday’s Bennelong byelection could hardly be higher. While both Liberal and Labor camps...

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      Facebook’s Messenger Kids has sparked debate about what age children should be using messaging apps. Shutterstock.com Facebook is trialling a new Messenger Kids app in the United...

      Older people now less likely to fall into poverty

      The incidence of poverty among people over 65 is decreasing in part because of increased labour force participation.  Col Ford and Natasha de Vere/Flickr The...

      Travelling these holidays? Follow tips the Socceroos use to conquer jet lag

      Managing sleep and time zones can take the fun out of Christmas travel Long-haul flights over several time zones present two main challenges: travel...

      Australia isn’t dominated by big businesses that gouge customers: Grattan report

      Some sectors, like supermarkets, are not natural monopolies, but have significant economies of scale. Sam Mooy/AAP When we see excessive spikes in fuel prices, rapid...

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