Opinion

Tue 8 Oct 2019

Punters' favourites rule the track at Ipswich

premium_icon Punters' favourites rule the track at Ipswich

TWO highly promising apprentices in Baylee Nothdurft and Nick Keal rode five winners between them at the latest Ipswich meeting.

Mon 7 Oct 2019

The 'lie' retailers blame their failures on

premium_icon The 'lie' retailers blame their failures on

If retailers want to continue in an increasingly tough market they should take responsibility for their failing, writes Ingrid Maynard.

Sun 6 Oct 2019

Cassandra Thorburn’s money woes

Cassandra Thorburn’s money woes

Cassandra Thorburn shares how she survived her public divorce to Karl Stefanovic and why financial necessity drove her back to work.

Greta question that remains unanswered

Greta question that remains unanswered

AMID all the outrage on both sides of the Greta Thunberg debate, there is one question that remains unanswered, writes Joe Hildebrand.

Sat 5 Oct 2019

Blood on whose hands? The epidemic we can no longer ignore

premium_icon Blood on whose hands? The epidemic we can no longer ignore

It’s too late to change the stories of these women, but it is not too late to save the lives of girls who follow in their footsteps, writes SHERELE MOODY

Fri 4 Oct 2019

Just when you thought season couldn’t get any worse

premium_icon Just when you thought season couldn’t get any worse

Thursday night’s revelation about James Segeyaro is the final kick in the guts for a Broncos club left to lament one of the most harrowing seasons.

OUR SAY: Greta didn't win anyone over on climate debate

premium_icon OUR SAY: Greta didn't win anyone over on climate debate

The art of diplomacy is being able to share challenging ideas

Thu 3 Oct 2019

New health crisis! Vaping scare has made one thing clear

premium_icon New health crisis! Vaping scare has made one thing clear

It's become clear that Australia’s doctors and medical community need to focus its efforts and its minds on vaping, writes Dr Sud Agarwal.

This is the gold we should really be talking about

premium_icon This is the gold we should really be talking about

Kylie Jenner wearing a gold dress has our attention but it’s Kelsey-Lee Barber’s gold that we should talk about, writes Selina Steele.

IGNORANCE: Dean hits back at ‘doomsday waffle talk’

premium_icon IGNORANCE: Dean hits back at ‘doomsday waffle talk’

'What's sad is this isn't a personal agenda, this is typical of the agenda of conservative right-wing Christians...and it's nasty.'

No place for snow flakes as global debate heats up

premium_icon No place for snow flakes as global debate heats up

Greta Thunberg needs to learn something about tolerance

Wed 2 Oct 2019

How Greta is holding us all to account

premium_icon How Greta is holding us all to account

It's not just the rich and powerful that need an environmental wake up call

Tue 1 Oct 2019

OPINION: Don't fight facts with name-calling

premium_icon OPINION: Don't fight facts with name-calling

Frances Klein asks: 'What is it about Greta Thunberg that incites so much hatred?'

Dumb dingo decisions not worth social media cred

premium_icon Dumb dingo decisions not worth social media cred

Why do Island visitors put themselves and their children in danger for a photo?

Mon 30 Sep 2019

‘Autistic people are not mentally ill. We are human’

premium_icon ‘Autistic people are not mentally ill. We are human’

Autistic people are not crazy, writes Madeleine Ryan. We are not here to make you feel comfortable. We are here to shake things up with new ways of thinking.

Let’s face it: social media is full of moaners

premium_icon Let’s face it: social media is full of moaners

We once praised successful Aussie artists, rather than slaughter them because they weren’t to the taste of a few Twitter nuffies, writes Cameron Adams.

No matter how you spin it, RSL is in big trouble

premium_icon No matter how you spin it, RSL is in big trouble

There is palpable angst among members about what’s going on at one of Queensland’s biggest RSL clubs. And no amount of spin or PR will smooth this one over.

Why I don’t care if a business supports Adani

premium_icon Why I don’t care if a business supports Adani

If Australia does not open its arms to coal, those opportunities go overseas, which impacts our economy

Sun 29 Sep 2019

BEHIND THE DESK: Should we legalise marijuana in Australia?

premium_icon BEHIND THE DESK: Should we legalise marijuana in Australia?

Recreational marijuana has cleared a legal hurdle in ACT, is it time for other states to follow suit?

Is Greta stressing out our kids?

premium_icon Is Greta stressing out our kids?

An internationally renowned clinical psychiatrist is confident our kids are coping very well with the teen’s apocalyptic predictions.

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