‘Unite the Right’ anniversary: White nationalists want to rally in D.C. — and Charlottesville
CLOSE The demonstration will happen on the one-year anniversary of the 'Unite the Right' rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. USA TODAY White nationalists march with torches through the UVA campus in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug.11, 2017. (Photo: Mykal McEldowney, IndyStar) When hundreds of neo-Nazis and white supremacists held a rally a year ago in Charlottesville, Virginia,…
Super Saturday: Longman a curse for Bill Shorten
Super Saturday adopted a nautical theme on Tuesday. Pauline Hanson gave the impression she had given up on trying to influence the result in the Queensland seat of Longman by going on a cruise, somewhere off the coast of Ireland. Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton was in the Adelaide Hills hamlet of Mount Lofty, warning…
Aly Raisman Is Taking Destiny into Her Own Hands: The B/R POWER 50 Cover Story
Inside Exxcel Gymnastics, young girls crowd around a photo collage, boxing each other out for the best view of their hometown Olympian plastered across the wall. Among the cluster of pictures in this Newton, Massachusetts, gym is an image of 10-year-old Aly Raisman, so determined to hold her position, her little arms holding up the entire…
Super funds say they have lots of ‘other’ expenses
by Joanna Mather The banking royal commission has highlighted the relatively high costs allocated by industry super funds to a mysterious "other" category, as it prepares to question fund directors next month. A fifth of expenses associated with industry funds, and 10 per cent of those for retail funds, are classified as "other", these costs may…
Pakistan elections: Who is ANP’s only female candidate in Punjab?
Wearing a shalwar kameez and a scarf loosely covering her head, Noshin Afshan carefully steers through the narrow, winding roads of Multan on a motorcycle. She usually drives a car but had to borrow a motorcycle from a fellow male party member to navigate the congested neighbourhoods of the conservative city. Afshan, 36, is on…