When it comes to a republic,the Queen’s passing changes everything
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When it comes to a republic,the Queen’s passing changes everything

We at the Australian Republic Movement have always been in the business of evolution not revolution,and the fact that Australia has now demonstrably evolved to an entirely new era is lost on no one.

  • byPeter FitzSimons

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‘Bigger fish to fry’:Jim Chalmers on bracelets,booze,Keating and tax cuts
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‘Bigger fish to fry’:Jim Chalmers on bracelets,booze,Keating and tax cuts

He was a bit late for our interview because he got waylaid by Paul Keating,but when the federal treasurer did show we had the most revealing chat.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
Goodes needed if any good’s to come of latest AFL horror show

Goodes needed if any good’s to come of latest AFL horror show

On the issue of racism in the AFL,there is no one that Indigenous players would be more likely to open up to than Adam Goodes.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
Gorge yourself with a September smorgasbord to beat all September smorgasbords
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Gorge yourself with a September smorgasbord to beat all September smorgasbords

All the hoopla will bring to the table those for whom the rest of the year is a bit of blur,and I offer the following as something of a menu for the uninitiated.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
‘Recipe for CTE’:Contact sports on collision course with concussion crisis
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‘Recipe for CTE’:Contact sports on collision course with concussion crisis

Neuroscientist Chris Nowinski went to the Cronulla/Storm finals match last Saturday night. Everyone else was following the narrative;he was watching for concussions.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
The silver lining to All Blacks agony for Wallabies
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The silver lining to All Blacks agony for Wallabies

The way it ended was wrong – but Thursday’s Bledisloe clash was still a cracker,and proof that on their day Australia can turn on some fabulous rugby.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
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Attacking rugby and a lot of luck can get the Wallabies home
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Attacking rugby and a lot of luck can get the Wallabies home

The Wallabies probably won’t beat the All Blacks on Thursday – but there is one path to victory for the men in gold.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
What’s next for Rachelle Miller after her $650,000 settlement?
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What’s next for Rachelle Miller after her $650,000 settlement?

The former LNP staffer doesn’t want to be defined as “the lady in the red dress”. So,20 years from now,how would she like to be defined?

  • byPeter FitzSimons
Why Kyrgios’ tantrum for the ages can’t just be ignored
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Why Kyrgios’ tantrum for the ages can’t just be ignored

Nick it’s not the losing that lets your supporters down. You gave it your all. It is that stuff. The racquet abuse. The abuse-abuse.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
‘Enfant terrible’ Kyrgios may be out,but that doesn’t mean his day won’t come
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‘Enfant terrible’ Kyrgios may be out,but that doesn’t mean his day won’t come

Despite his US Open exit,Nick Kyrgios has made a change regarding the narrative surrounding his career.

  • byPeter FitzSimons
‘We’re nuns and we’re here to help’:100 days of Monique Ryan’s teal tidal wave
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‘We’re nuns and we’re here to help’:100 days of Monique Ryan’s teal tidal wave

After the many assessments of what the Albanese Government achieved in its first 100 days,this week I interviewed Dr Monique Ryan for her own assessment of what she and the new force in Australian politics,the Teals,have achieved in that time.

  • byPeter FitzSimons