Friday, May 14, 2021

The freedom of the press still furnishes that check upon government which no constitution has ever been able to provide – Chicago Tribune.

Tags Diversity

Tag: diversity

Changing face of Alice

 

 

More than half – 54% – of the Alice Springs population do not speak English as their first language. Rather they grew up speaking Arrernte, Pitjantjatjara and Warlpiri, or Malayalam, Mandarin and Punjabi. This is something I learnt this morning on the way to the post office, in an interesting public space exhibition about the changing face of Alice Springs. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

- Advertisment -

Most Read

‘ABSTUDY stops after four years, holds students back’

By OSCAR PERRI Having more Aboriginal lawyers and professionals is the place to start solving crime issues of Alice Springs, but the government is not...

50 years of netball in The Alice

By STEVE MENZIES There will be a certain off-court focus for the KFC Alice Springs Netball Association this weekend. This is despite the feature match of...

Covid shrank Totem from small to tiny: Now the crowd’s back.

By OSCAR PERRI The tiny Totem theatre, squeezed into a tin shed dating back to WWII, is breathing a sigh of relief: Last year's Covid...

Road upgrades, and not much else for The Centre

By OSCAR PERRI Yesterday’s Federal Budget promises little change for the lives of Central Australians aside from a continuation of upgrade work on the Stuart...