News tag: 'politics'

The Donald Trump presidency: how will it affect Australia?

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James Curran may be a professor of history at Sydney University, but when he visited Warrane on Wednesday 8 March, he kept it very current. As someone who teaches courses in Australian political culture and foreign policy, as well as the history of America's relations with the world, what do you think his topic of choice was? None other than the Donald Trump, President of the USA – and what his election might mean for Australia
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State MP, Damien Tudehope, on what makes a successful life

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 “What makes for a successful life?”’ was the question that Damien Tudehope, the Liberal Member for the seat of Epping, posed to the Warrane boys at the Wednesday Formal Dinner on 1 March 2017. Would it be earning a lot of money; achieving great status; having a good circle of friends? These could all be part of it, he suggested, but certainly not all of it.
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NSW Premier’s chief of staff: faith can play a part in politics

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Do you think that personal faith should play a part in politics? It’s the kind of discussion you’d probably avoid at a friendly dinner party, but it was exactly what Bay Warburton spoke about to the Warrane boys on Wednesday 5 October 2016. And he should know all about it, considering that he’s a practicing Christian as well as Chief of Staff for NSW Premier, Mike Baird.
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Do we really have freedom of speech in modern-day Australia?

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Lyle Shelton, Managing Director of the Australian Christian Lobby, speaks about freedom of expression.
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Long-standing member of Parliament urges students to get involved in politics

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The Honourable Christopher Hartcher, who has an MP since 1988, stressed the importance of ordinary people getting involved in politics when he spoke to Warrane residents on Wednesday, 19 March, 2014.
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Managing Your Profile: Online and Offline

Social media expert Thomas Tudehope told Warrane residents to be very careful of anything they placed online on sites like Facebook, when he spoke at the College on April 4, 2012.
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Politician Addresses the 'Facebook Generation'

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Alistair Coe, a Member of the Legislative Assembly of ACT, spoke to Warrane residents on 1 September 2010. Mr Coe mentioned that the spread of Facebook could have an unforseen impact on politics.
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