Author Archives: Peter Boyer

A diplomatic shipwreck in the Pacific

Scott Morrison has left Pacific leaders seething over his government’s climate policy failings. Even the most rusted-on opponents of climate change action must know in their hearts that Scott Morrison’s foray into the Pacific last week was a diplomatic train … Continue reading

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Lessons from a forgotten past

Julie Gough’s art takes us to places we’d rather forget, but must come to terms with. “The aborigine is gone but you are here instead. The reason for this is because you belong to a more highly civilised race of … Continue reading

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Young people asking the hard questions

The climate debate is stepping up a notch, and schoolchildren are leading the way Many years ago, St Michael’s Collegiate had a reputation among state-educated kids like me as the school where the daughters of Hobart’s establishment learned to become … Continue reading

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