Michael Sweet

News

Why I’m voting ‘yes’

MP Julia Banks opens up on same-sex marriage.

News

Vale Les Manning

Veteran of WWII Greece and Crete campaigns passes away at 104.

Features

Revealing the great Greek Sicilian city

Syracuse was once the Mediterranean centre of Greek civilisation, rivalling Athens as the most important metropolis.

Dialogue

Mr X returns to his roots

Last week’s announcement by Nick Xenophon to leave the Senate took us by surprise, but with Australia’s favourite political stuntman, expect the unexpected.

Life

Love letters to Greece

Having just released Cartes Postales from Greece in Australia, Michael Sweet talks with author Victoria Hislop about her 40-year love affair with Greece.

News

Return of Marbles should be part of EU-Brexit deal argues MEP

“European Commission negotiators should raise the issue”.

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Vamvakinou slams citizenship changes

MP calls for inclusivity over ‘divisive’ English language test.

News

Breaking Melbourne’s gridlock

According to transport planner George Eleftheriadis cycleways that better connect cyclists with public transport would encourage more Melburnians to use pedal power.

News

Bridging the true blue divide

Something’s being lost in the dual citizenship debate: being a ‘true blue Aussie’ of ethnically diverse descent is more than possible – it’s a foundation of 21st century Australia.

News

Vatskalis runs for Darwin mayor

Former Northern Territory minister vows to bring ‘focus and vision’.