Sherry Sufi

Celebrating the secret ballot 166 years on

19 March 2022 4:00 am

On March 19, Australians come together to celebrate what may be one of the least appreciated aspects of our democracy.…

115 years of the Bondi Surf Bathers' Life Saving Club

21 February 2022 2:00 pm

On this day 115 years ago, the Bondi Surf Bathers’ Life Saving Club was established, arguably making it the first…

Australia’s national identity deserves to be preserved

21 December 2021 3:13 pm

Nation-states not only have a distinct way of life, they typically do all they can to preserve it. Without it,…

Next year in Jerusalem

27 June 2020 9:00 am

Alex Ryvchin’s book couldn’t possibly have come at a better time. On an almost daily basis, voices opposed to the…

Stolen land? Tell that to the Berbers

15 September 2018 9:00 am

Last month, Greens Senator Dr Mehreen Faruqi spoke some of the most misguided and divisive words heard in parliament in…

Reconciliation or Revenge?

21 January 2017 9:00 am

For a decade, a national apology was sought from Prime Minister John Howard. For a decade, he refused to provide…