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Am I ever gonna see your face again? Nuanced and thoughtful, Kickin’ Down the Door puts The Angels back in the spotlight

Am I ever gonna see your face again? Nuanced and thoughtful, Kickin’ Down the Door puts The Angels back in the spotlight

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. When I was a kid, my dad Max took me to basketball games at Melbourne’s Entertainment Centre. I’d wait in my plastic bucket chair as the cheerleaders shook their pom poms and the teams did lay ups. The…

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‘He was woeful’: in Bulldozed, Niki Savva catalogues Scott Morrison’s nasty, duplicitous, nutty behaviour

‘He was woeful’: in Bulldozed, Niki Savva catalogues Scott Morrison’s nasty, duplicitous, nutty behaviour

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Niki Savva doesn’t like Scott Morrison. In the very first chapter of Bulldozed, she describes him as “petty and vindictive.” Savva was just warming up. After the revelations of Morrison having secretly taken multiple ministries, his colleagues presented…

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how our welfare system pressures people to perform vulnerability

how our welfare system pressures people to perform vulnerability

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. People who rely on welfare payments to survive are often required to repeatedly tell stories of their personal hardships. In a conditional welfare system, many must regularly attend compulsory appointments, job search training courses, and self-development and treatment…

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Amazon’s resuscitation of Neighbours: can Aussie TV become good friends with streaming?

Amazon’s resuscitation of Neighbours: can Aussie TV become good friends with streaming?

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Many were shocked by the announcement last Friday that Australian soap opera Neighbours would return to screens in 2023, courtesy of a new deal between production house Fremantle Australia and multinational digital streamer Amazon. Significantly, this announcement overturns…

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Coalitions, kingmakers and a Rugby World Cup: the calculations already influencing next year’s NZ election

Coalitions, kingmakers and a Rugby World Cup: the calculations already influencing next year’s NZ election

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Sometimes it feels as if election year has begun already. Winston Peters has declared New Zealand First won’t join a governing coalition with Labour after the 2023 election. He wants to win back those who abandoned him in…

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