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The Ramsay Centre's curriculum erases Jewish works

The Ramsay Centre's curriculum erases Jewish works

There are a lot of unanswered questions about the Ramsay Centre's curriculum. Chief among them: why does it expunge Jewish heritage in the formation of Western culture?

How business commentators are failing Australian universities

How business commentators are failing Australian universities

Mark Bouris recently had some strong words on graduate employment rates. But strong words are better when they're backed by evidence.

Plibersek’s pledge to raise the teaching ATAR is nonsense

Plibersek’s pledge to raise the teaching ATAR is nonsense

Five concerned teachers explain why Labor's plan to increase the required ATAR to study teaching is not just wrongheaded, but regressive.

Scott Morrison is up against a long tradition of teen protest

Scott Morrison is up against a long tradition of teen protest

Climate change isn’t the only issue where students have lashed out against bipartisan inaction.

Abbott’s vision for remote education has been tried, and failed

Abbott’s vision for remote education has been tried, and failed

Stigmatising Aboriginal languages — and by extension, their speakers — is still in vogue despite the many complex realities on the ground.

Are Australia's courts a bastion of educational elitism?

Are Australia's courts a bastion of educational elitism?

With the vast majority of the judiciary coming from elite private schools, do the decisions of Australia's courts really reflect everyday Australians?

Birmo's pride and prejudice show ARC grants need new rules

Birmo's pride and prejudice show ARC grants need new rules

Most academics perceive the minister’s role in grant applications to be akin to the governor-general, making Simon Birmingham something of a John Kerr.

Crikey roundtable: what's the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

Crikey roundtable: what's the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

We asked four LGBTIQ writers what the recommendations of the Ruddock review into religious freedom mean to them.

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

After months of delays, a leak to Fairfax has delivered our first look into the Ruddock review of religious freedoms. How does it compare to what's currently in place?

Nothing to see here: inside the Ramsay Centre's proposed curriculum

Nothing to see here: inside the Ramsay Centre's proposed curriculum

Debate around the proposed Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation seems endless, but does its intended curriculum even hold water?