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“Anthem dispute signals troubles in paradise”

Norfolk Islanders are refusing to change their national anthem in what Jake Elson, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, describes as a clash between official rules and cultur... Read more

24.11.14

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“Changing the demographic at the United Nations”

Representatives at the UN General Assembly don’t reflect the demographics of member countries, writes Fale Lesa, 24, a Commonwealth Correspondent from New Zealand, who says two reports written ... Read more

13.11.14

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“If you know your history”

A critical view of history is vital to identity, writes Jake Elson, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, who laments that Western Australians know too little about their complex... Read more

09.11.14

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“The legacy of Ian Paisley: 1926 – 2014″

Ian Paisley was a lightning rod of controversy, but Jake Elson, 20, a Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, says one legacy of Paisley’s fiery political career is a compromise that took a ... Read more

06.10.14

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“Explaining what’s wrong with the shark cull debate”

Sharks are not rare in the waters of Western Australia but the debate about how to deal with them has grown to unusual proportions, writes Jake Elson, 20, a Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, w... Read more

17.09.14

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