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MIL-Evening Report: VIDEO: Michelle Grattan on the aftermath of the Christchurch tragedy, and the NSW election

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: VIDEO: Michelle Grattan on the aftermath of the Christchurch tragedy, and the NSW election

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra [embedded content] University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor Deep Saini talks about the week in politics with Michelle Grattan. They discuss the aftermath of the tragedy in Christchurch, hate speech in politics, Australia’s relations with Turkey ahead of ANZAC day, the government’s […]

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MIL-Evening Report: More than one in four Aussie kids are overweight or obese: we’re failing them, and we need a plan

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: More than one in four Aussie kids are overweight or obese: we’re failing them, and we need a plan

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Alessandro R Demaio, Australian Medical Doctor; Fellow in Global Health & NCDs, University of Copenhagen Alessandro Demaio addressed the National Press Club today, alongside Karen Carey (former chair of the Consumers Health Forum) and Stephen Duckett (head of the Health Program at the Grattan Institute), to outline […]

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MIL-Evening Report: NZ marks call to prayer, two-minute silence to honour mosque dead

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Christchurch, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, KB, MIL OSI, Mosque attack, Mosque massacre, Mourning, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Religion, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific, Vigil  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: NZ marks call to prayer, two-minute silence to honour mosque dead

By RNZ News New Zealand today observed the Muslim call to prayer and two minutes of silence in Christchurch and across the country, one week after terror attacks that killed 50 people at two mosques in the city. The call to prayer, the adhan, is an Islamic practice that is observed by devotees five times […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Why NZ needs to follow weapons ban with broad review of security laws

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Why NZ needs to follow weapons ban with broad review of security laws

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By John Battersby, Police Teaching Fellow, Massey University Up until Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s announcement of a ban on military-style weapons yesterday, New Zealand had a system of licensing firearms holders and used a process of application, vetting, reference checks and attendance at firearms safety lectures. Knowledge of […]

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MIL-Evening Report: AUT students: ‘We want to stay as a country, unified, always’

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, AUT, Christchurch, Civil Society, Crime, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Evening Report, Global, Human Rights, KB, MIL OSI, Mosque attack, Mosque massacre, Mourning, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Religion, Reportage, Reports, Universities  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: AUT students: ‘We want to stay as a country, unified, always’

By Michael Andrew Muslim students at Auckland University of Technology have praised the gestures of kindness they have received from fellow students and the New Zealand community following last Friday’s terror attack in Christchurch when 50 people were massacred. The students reflected as New Zealand was poised for a national day of mourning vigils, including […]

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MIL-Evening Report: A brief history of science writing shows the rise of the female voice

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: A brief history of science writing shows the rise of the female voice

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Robyn Arianrhod, Adjunct Associate , School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University Three centuries ago, when modern science was in its infancy, the gender disparity in education was not a gap but an abyss: few girls had any decent schooling at all. The emerging new science was clearly […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Sanders, Harris, Biden… can anyone beat Donald Trump to become the next US president?

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Sanders, Harris, Biden… can anyone beat Donald Trump to become the next US president?

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Dennis Altman, Professorial Fellow in Human Security, La Trobe University No sooner had the US midterm elections for Congress concluded than jockeying began for the presidential elections in 2020. Barring either impeachment, which seems unlikely, or a health crisis, Donald Trump will seek re-election. Although the last […]

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MIL-Evening Report: As many Muslims return to mosques today, they will need ongoing support

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: As many Muslims return to mosques today, they will need ongoing support

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Fatima Junaid, Lecturer, Massey University Today, many Muslims in New Zealand will be returning for Friday prayers. Some might feel anxious, others may feel it’s important to go as a sign last Friday’s terror attack has not affected their resolve or faith. At the same time, many […]

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MIL-Evening Report: More than half of Aussie men report experiencing sexual difficulties

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: More than half of Aussie men report experiencing sexual difficulties

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Jennifer Power, Senior Research Fellow at the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University One in two Australian men aged 18 to 55 have experienced sexual difficulty in the past 12 months, according to data released this week. The findings are drawn from […]

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