Sport
The return of Hakeem al-Araibi: Human rights and the sport factor

Hakeem al-Araibi's return should be celebrated but it begs the question of whether ...  
Leave the Matildas alone

Media editor Dr Lee Duffield wonders about the dumping of the Matildas’ team ...  
Horse racing kicks sand in the face of Levy's Beach

A coastal town has been divided over the decision to allow commercial horse trai ...  
Pet Peeve(r) — the dearth of accountable leadership

There is a dearth of responsible and accountable leadership in both the business ...  
Media kills and remakes cricket

There are signs of a better future for Australian cricket, but professionalism in ...  
James Sutherland and the managerialist revolution in Cricket Australia

James Sutherland is due to retire soon as CEO of Cricket Australia, yet his infl ...  
​Wither Australian cricket: Is Australian Cricket eating its own tail?

Usman Khawaja managed to save the test in Sharjah, but is it enough to save Aust ...  
Sensational climax for finals footy

Media editor Dr Lee Duffield reports on the sensational wins for West Coast Eagles ...  
Grand Finals time - the NRL says “game on” for Billy Slater

Lee Duffield reports on the one week of the year when life seems to depend on the ...  
Trans women in the AFLW: The Hannah Mouncey controversy

Trans sportswoman Hannah Mouncey has pulled out of running to become one of the ...  
Further notes on an offensive cartoon

There is something stupefying, depressing and yet familiar about Mark Knight’s ...  
Kaepernick and Nike’s takeover

Nike's support of Kaepernick is not a sign of progress. It is an attempt to reduce ...  
The 2018 Canberra Shenanigans Stakes

All the excitement from the nail-biting 2018 Canberra Shenanigans Stakes — a ...  
Netball to get share of billions? If dude-bros learn to share

Even asking for a gender-specific stadium for grossly underfunded women's netball ...  
Triple Mmmm Barry Hall of shame and the Leyonhjelm scandal

The Triple Mmmm Barry Hall of shame scandal has been swamped by Senator David ...  
France FIFA World Cup win: A goal for diversity or colonialism?

Is it still cultural diversity if your team is multi-racial as a by-product of ...  
Football victory for France reverberates worldwide

Even at the “end of the Earth”, or at least a most far-away point from France ...  
The plus-and-minus Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games wound up on the weekend on Queensland’s Gold Coast with a ...  
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