"In this sense, Australia (the continent, the land, the soil, the bush) is imagined as a metaphysical substance which gives unity, meaning and destiny to what might otherwise seem like a collection of recently federated settler colonies, formed to extract resources for the benefit of a once powerful European nation state."
Do university rankings measure anything at all?
This is interesting on Tasmanian archaeology - https://theconversation.com/new-research-turns-tasmanian-aboriginal-history-on-its-head-the-results-will-help-care-for-the-land-124285
US, UK and Australia urge Facebook to create backdoor access to encrypted messages http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/oct/03/facebook-surveillance-us-uk-australia-backdoor-encryption Big tech’s hand-wringing about government access to our data would be nice if it was remotely credible
RELATED @lib_papers will hopefully wake up today and the version will no longer be reverting to the old code.
On the one hand, ACAB.
On the other hand, beautiful Tassie and you get to work with my sister.
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