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A class divided passport of the 80s.

My passport is a snapshot of an uglier time

 

You only have to look at my passport from the 1980s -- which lists me as black and bans me from travelling to South Africa --...

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3 days ago
(Love & Relationships)

Discussion of the week

You better Belieber it! Justin Bieber is every where.

Calling all pranksters, I need your help

 

I love a good prank or practical joke -- and pulled one on a colleague this week.Enjoy a giggle, then hit me up with more ideas.

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1 day ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Your Memories

Gough Whitlam formally hands back land to the Gurindji people, pouring soil into the hands of elder Vince Lingiari.

Love or hate him, Gough changed your world

 

This is why Gough Whitlam -- a visonary politician and man of action -- was the most significant prime minister of my lifetime.

Community Social Issues Australia Politics
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7 days ago
(Nostalgia)

Your Stories

Our Van.

How we sold up and hit the wide, open road

I'm here to help anyone who wishes to speak further on joining the grey nomads (or not-so-grey ones). Here's our story.

Relationships Health Ageing Australia Domestic Travel
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2 days ago
(Travel)

Your Rants

We have a beautiful country but is our national anthem accurate? (Image: Shutterstock).

Australia's national anthem a disappointment

 

As far as national anthems go, Advance Australia Fair fails to mean much to me. Here's why.

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2 days ago
(Ys Comment)

Your Causes

In rural Rwanda .

What is social justice?

On the international calendar, today is the World Day of Social Justice. Here at Foxglove Project, we are reflecting on what...

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2 days ago
(Kindness)

A simpler, happier time, perhaps? Picture: Shutterstock.

Was life really any better back then?

They say that the world was a safer, brighter place ‘back then’. Tell me, are they right?

Culture Music Politics Nostalgia Australia
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6 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
"Spring is nature's way of saying let's party.

Baby Boomer confessions: Sowing my wild oats

When I feel the sun's warmth in the spring, I flash back to my days of wagging school and having sex in the sand hills.

Spring Relationships Nostalgia
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4 months ago
(Nostalgia)
Do tell! When did you get "the talk'' .

Baby Boomer confessions: The birds and bees

How and when did your parents have the birds-and-the-bees talk with you? (Warning: coarse language!)

Relationships Ageing Nostalgia Health
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4 months ago
(Nostalgia)
Tell us about your all-time favourite four-legged friend.

Tell us about that one dog who changed your life

Every dog lover has had that one four-legged mate who stood out from the pack. Tell us about them.

Relationships Nostalgia Health
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3 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
Simon and Garfunkel.

The Sound of Silence: are you listening?

 

The Sound of Silence, released by Simon and Garfunkel in 1964, has much to say about a world that is not delivering equally for...

Music Nostalgia
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3 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)
Not even the humble tea leaf has been safe from modernisation.

Do you remember Bushells instant tea?

This dreadful powder in a cup was the beginning of Australia's fascination with all things instant.

Food Drink Nostalgia
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3 months ago
(Nostalgia)
V-Capri in their glory days.

There's nothing like an '80s crowd

Growing up in the '80s meant big cars, big hair and big hangovers.

Music Drink Nostalgia
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3 months ago
(Nostalgia)
Leighton Battery at Buckland Hill.

The huts behind the hill

Athol Barrett wants to learn more of the WWII soldiers who occupied some huts he enjoyed as a young teacher. Can you help?

Memories Nostalgia Australia
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About 2 months ago
(Nostalgia)
The Beatles, icons of the 1960s.

Do you remember the Swinging '60s?

If you are under the age of 60, you probably don't. But neither does anyone who was truly there.

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