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University of Sydney staff go on strike

By Guy Suttner Last week, over May 11-12, hundreds of staff and students shut USyd down. The University of Sydney was largely shut down Wednesday and Thursday last week as part of a 48-hour strike organised by the USyd branch of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU). Several hundred staff …

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Leaving Home (Life Was Never Good to Us)

Fifteen minutes walk from the University of Sydney lies the Sydney Uni Student’s Housing co-operative, Stucco. At 193 Wilson Street, it is tucked away from the buzz of nearby King Street. Hypnotically peaceful, as I walk down Wilson Street I encounter numerous parks, bikes whirring down towards the city and …

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