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A Just War or Just Peacemaking – Humanity needs to weep

“Humanity needs to weep and this is the time to weep” said Pope Francis recently, when visiting Italy’s largest war memorial, in Redipuglia, with over 100,000 soldiers buried from the First World War. 658 more words

World Issue

Women filmmakers call for gender equity in male-dominated industry

A national summit of women filmmakers is calling for gender equity when it comes to funding Canadian screen projects.

The summit of 14 leaders of women’s media organizations and unions says despite the fact that half of new filmmakers have long been women, big budget film and TV productions are still overwhelmingly dominated by men. 363 more words

Arts & Entertainment

It's Only Good if it is Equity

Theatre is a glorious thing. A handful of people in a room can make a beautiful, moving piece.

A new site has started to surface called It’s Equity. 399 more words

Theatre

Total CEO and Chairman Dies Unexpectedly: Stock Climbs

There was unexpected news out of Russia overnight as it was reported that the Chairman and CEO of French energy giant Total was killed in a plane crash.  45 more words

Dropping interest will make very little difference to student debts - NTEU

NTEU    |   20 October 2014

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The National Tertiary Education Union says that dropping the highly controversial proposed “real interest rat”e on university student debts will have little impact on student debt levels. 233 more words

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Pyne will concede on interest in return for fee deregulation

The Daily Telegraph    |    19 October 2014

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The Commonwealth education minister Christopher Pyne has confirmed that, if the Senate will agree to his fee deregulation plan for universities, the government is willing to back down on the budget decision to set the interest rate for HECS debt at the 10-year government bond rate which is currently set at the Consumer Price Index. 291 more words

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NTEU's unAustralian campaign

NTEU    |      21 October 2014

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The National Tertiary Education Union  has provided its glimpse into the future should the government’s higher education changes pass the Senate, by way of a spoof edition of The Australian.  33 more words

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