The Sydney Morning Herald (@smh )

The Sydney Morning Herald

Bio Australias leading news source. Independent. Always.
Location Sydney, Australia
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Account created 09-10-2008 23:05:36
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Echobox Social : It’s coming to something when we get so little leadership from the bloke we pay to lead us that the unelected have to fill the vacuum, writes Ross Gittins smh.com.au/business/the-e…

Echobox Social : More than 200 people were arrested in one of the worst outbreaks of violence in recent weeks as around five months of protests show no signs of abating smh.com.au/world/asia/dow…

Echobox Social : They run the world's most profitable company, oversee one-tenth of global oil output and their decisions help shape the fate of a nation. Their paychecks, however, are a little less grandiose

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Echobox Social : The Health Minister has promised a 'significant package' of funding for the aged care sector before Christmas. But he would not commit to an immediate crackdown on the misuse of psychotropic drug | Dana McCauley smh.com.au/politics/feder… #auspol

Echobox Social : Its littered with new antisemitic posts. The notorious online forum 8chan that was disabled after three mass murderers posted racist manifestos on it resurfaced over the weekend as 8kun | Nick OMalley smh.com.au/technology/hat…

Echobox Social : Pauline Hanson and Bob Katter, two of Queensland's most controversial federal politicians, are joining forces ahead of next year's state election. smh.com.au/politics/feder… #qldpol

Echobox Social : A brilliant marketing masterstroke or a $38 million typo? Whatever your view, Tourism Australia is convinced its new "Philausophy" campaign will be a winner. I'm not so convinced, writes Andrew Hornery smh.com.au/culture/celebr…

Echobox Social : I love it. With a passion. It's in my DNA and has been all my life. But it's not in my children's DNA. As sad as it is to say this, the truth is it's now the 'Race That Stops a Fair Chunk of the Nation' | Neil Breen smh.com.au/sport/racing/o…

Echobox Social : This McDonald's cheeseburger is 10 years old. It was meant to test rumours that McDonald's burgers never rot. But purchased in the hours before the corporation pulled out of Iceland in 2009, it's come to represent much more smh.com.au/world/europe/d…

Echobox Social : A band of thunderstorms is heading for Sydney on Sunday afternoon. Theyve brought a welcome drink to some parched parts of western NSW smh.com.au/national/nsw/t…

Echobox Social : 'In South Africa [pressure] is not having a job, having a close relative who is murdered,' said Siya Kolisi. 'Rugby should not create pressure, it should create hope. We have a privilege, not a burden' smh.com.au/sport/rugby-un… #RugbyWorldCup

Echobox Social : '[T]hey need to have a real hard look at themselves'. Andrew Johns has accused Australia of disrespecting their opponents after suffering a historic rugby league Test loss to Tonga smh.com.au/sport/nrl/didn…

Echobox Social : Here's the gag going around - the Coalition should diversify its ranks by taking a 'zero tolerance' approach to Rhodes scholars. That would knock out the man of the moment, Angus Taylor, whose capability and judgment are rightly being questioned smh.com.au/politics/feder… #auspol

Echobox Social : We analysed almost two decades of drought relief - $8 billion in assistance to farmers. The Morrison government is poised to unveil another major package - its third in a year. But we face a natural disaster increasing in intensity smh.com.au/politics/feder…

Echobox Social : Allegations of bribery, unauthorised strip-searches and misuse of authority for personal gain. These are some of the serious misconduct claims levelled against NSW Police. But the watchdog is struggling to cope smh.com.au/national/nsw/f…

TweetDeck : Thirty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall - bringing freedom to those trapped behind the Iron Curtain- walls separating people from where they want to go and live are being erected all over Europe. | NickdMiller
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Echobox Social : Exclusive: Amirhossein Sahragard, a 27-year old Iranian refugee who tried to reach Australia by boat, arrived at Toronto airport on Friday | Matthew Knott
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Echobox Social : Last Friday the 29-year-old, who is one half of Kiis FM's drive show Will and Woody, was in a work meeting when his co-host noticed something amiss | Michael Koziol smh.com.au/culture/tv-and…