What's left for Syriza?

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Article
Category
Politics

The Syriza government of Greece has submitted to the EU a draft agreement for economic management, as part of securing continued four-month funding to pay foreign debts coming due, and thus avoid a default.

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Announcement
Category
Prizes
Writing

2014 Poetry Prize Shortlist

Since 2007, the Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize has been Australia’s richest competition for new and emerging poets. This year again the competition attracted hundreds of high-calibre entries.

Now, Overland poetry editor Peter Minter has finished blind judging the competition and has selected a shortlist of six poems.

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Polemic
Category
Politics

Turning the tide, again

In fact, looking around Australia today, it’s hard not to see how little has changed. Even as Faith Bandler is being remembered with a state funeral, the Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy is being threatened with removal – again! – so that housing developments can commence on the Block.