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17 August 2015

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17 August 2015

Urban myth-busters set the record straight on the real city problems

Are foreign investors forcing Aussies out of the property market? Will building more houses bring prices down? Does building more roads really reduce traffic congestion? These questions and more will be tackled at the University of Sydney’s second Festival of Urbanism from 1 - 10 September.

17 August 2015

Bill relies on legal fiction of self-executing law to revoke citizenship

Concerns remain about the citizenship-stripping bill's inattention to human rights, its differential impact upon dual and sole nationals, and its potential application to persons who commit relatively minor crimes, explains Professor Helen Irving.

17 August 2015

The Slackers reunite for Cosmic Love Wonder Lust

Leading contemporary artists from the radical Imperial Slacks artist collective of the late 1990s have reunited in a new exhibition jointly presented by Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) and Campbelltown Arts Centre.

17 August 2015

Insights from Australia's first scientists set in stone

Visitors can marvel at a dazzling display of ancient Aboriginal stone tools and learn how Indigenous scientific knowledge spanned the millennia at a University of Sydney talk this week.