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Events list

  • Date
  • 13 February 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Scrabble tiles that spell truth half submerged in sand

    Sydney Ideas: Truth, bullshit and weasel words

    Hear from Don Watson, award-winning author and former speechwriter for Paul Keating, as he decodes political language and reveals its influence on democracy and civil debate.

  • 20 February 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    A busy street in china

    Sydney Ideas: The Xinjiang crackdown

    As many as one million Uyghur people and other Muslim minorities in China have reportedly been detained indefinitely in "re-education camps" since 2017. Why is it happening and what are the political ramifications for us all?

  • 21 February 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    A sign at a protest that reads

    Sydney Ideas: Culture, trust and systems

    Co-presented with the Sydney Environment Institute, this event examines a variety of ways of rethinking local politics for more sustainable and democratic ends.