NSW Government reviews Confucius Classrooms program amid ‘propaganda’ concerns

NSW Government reviews Confucius Classrooms program amid ‘propaganda’ concerns

Updated May 08, 2018 18:40:55 Photo: One mother has avoided enrolling her daughter at a school because of the program. (ABC News: Jonathan Beal) The New South Wales Government is reviewing a controversial Chinese Government-sponsored program to teach Mandarin in schools, amid claims it could expose children to propaganda. Teaching …

North and South Korea dismantle propaganda loudspeakers at tense border

North and South Korea dismantle propaganda loudspeakers at tense border

Updated May 02, 2018 07:09:33 Photo: South Korean soldiers removed the loudspeakers from multiple sites along the border. (Pool Photo via AP: Kim Hong-ji) North and South Korea have dismantled huge loudspeakers used to blast Cold War-style propaganda across their tense border, as South Korea’s President asked the United Nations …

Tasmanian housing crisis: Questions over incentive scheme, ‘awareness campaign’ bagged as ‘propaganda’

Tasmanian housing crisis: Questions over incentive scheme, ‘awareness campaign’ bagged as ‘propaganda’

Posted April 23, 2018 16:59:08 Almost a fortnight after announcing a financial incentive scheme aimed at curbing the housing crisis, Tasmania’s Housing Minister isn’t saying whether anyone has signed up to the program, or what the eligibility criteria is. The pilot scheme is supposed to start in May. Roger Jaensch …

War and pleas: propaganda posters from 20th century Australia – in pictures | Art and design

Posters played a crucial role in the wars of the 20th century, firing up patriotic sentiment and sending out calls to arms. The exhibition Propaganda draws on the Australian War Memorial’s extensive collection, showing how illustration and graphic design were used to speak directly to people during times of conflict …

Canberrans ‘disheartened’ to find Neo-Nazi propaganda in city

Canberrans ‘disheartened’ to find Neo-Nazi propaganda in city

Posted April 21, 2018 15:49:06 Photo: The Nazi stickers were found in the Canberra city yesterday. (Facebook: Augustine Banberry) Related Story: Neo-Nazi group targets UTAS in anti-gay, anti-foreign student campaign Related Story: The home-grown Neo-Nazis trying to sway the same-sex marriage survey Two Canberrans who pulled down a string of …