Last night, Craig Foster called those who trolled Lucy Zelić for her ‘over pronunciation’. What it represents, is the latest racial episode that has used football as a vehicle.
The new media laws are set to raze the landscape, with old voices and new operating at an increasingly hysterical pitch. Their first target, our balanced public broadcasters.
The passing of Les Murray is an awful thing to face. However, the seeds of passion that he planted deep within every football fan will bloom forever.
There’s a pattern that seems to repeat in this country. Whenever a minority proudly stands for Australia, white Australians immediately bite back.
Franca Arena wishes a very happy 40th birthday to SBS Radio and takes us back to where it all began, when there were no channels through which Sydney’s diverse ethnic communities could be heard.
Looking at the Scott McIntyre firing, #Bali9 executions, Charlie Hebdo and PEN, and the Greens, the concept of “freedom” in its many forms stands out as the issue of the week in Michael Burrill’s #CurrentAffairsWrap.
The newsrooms of the Australian media are a literal “Broadcast Battleground”, but what would happen if the newsreaders in each were given the chance to ACTUALLY physically take on their competition? “The Feed” has the answer.
Tom Jacobs feels an ABC allied to the artistic, scientific and intellectual community is understandable when there’s a fat kid on the other end of the media see-saw using his wallet for extra weight.