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ABC the most trusted institution in Australia

A January 20th report from Crikey notes that the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia’s “most trusted major institution” – and this is despite “an ongoing campaign by the Coalition and News Corporation to undermine it”. 134 more words


It's my ABC

My first months of living in Australia in the mid 1990s felt like inhabiting some kind of parallel universe. Everything was familiar but not quite the same. 861 more words


Israel's spy leaders call for peace: 'The Gatekeepers'

While many people have heard the term Mossad – a well-known intelligence agency of Israel, fewer have heard of Israel’s Shin Bet. For the first time, all six (6) living former leaders of the secretive spy agency Shin Bet have agreed to speak publicly and candidly for the first time. 64 more words


BGSP Faculty Member Dr. Stephen Soldz Featured in Several Media Outlets Regarding CIA Torture Report

By the Editorial Team

BGSP professor Stephen Soldz has been busy in the wake of last week’s release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s torture report. Dr. 1,433 more words


Australian Prime Minister: Why Did Sydney Hostage Taker Have Gun License?

The man behind the deadly siege of a cafe in Sydney this week had a gun license and wasn’t on a security watch list. Australia’s Prime Minister is demanding to know why. 633 more words


Australia's Siskel & Ebert Sign Off After 28 Years of Savvy Sparring

When Australia’s two most famous film critics, David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz, sign off for the final time this week, they will have been beaming into the nation’s living rooms for an unprecedented 28 years. 1,489 more words