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Valerie Yule

Valerie Yule is a writer and researcher on imagination, literacy and social issues.

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Allah the Compassionate and Merciful
Religion & Spirituality - 21/11/2014 - 90 comments
Five criteria to be a citizen
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The price of housing
Nation Building - 25/07/2014 - 38 comments
My desert island books
January 2014 Feature - 10/01/2014 - 7 comments
A no-waste Christmas
Society - 5/12/2013 - 9 comments
Dilemmas in education for parents and society
Education - 6/06/2013 - 7 comments
Making the world safe for predators
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The little things
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Fantasy economics
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What can we learn from the Olympics and Paralympics?
Sport - 14/09/2012 - 2 comments
Doing something to stop roadkill
Environment - 10/09/2012 - 9 comments
The quality of Australian products
Society - 27/07/2012 - 5 comments
Social reasons for legalising gay marriage
Domestic Politics - 1/06/2012 - 36 comments
Multiculturalism and segregation
Society - 18/04/2012 - 5 comments
Excess is followed by collapse - learning from history
Political Philosophy - 30/03/2012 - 65 comments
Duxes and dunces in Australia
Education - 13/03/2012 - 2 comments
The future of fire in Australia
Environment - 28/02/2012 - 15 comments
Rapid obsolescence as a form of waste
Economics - 3/02/2012 - 6 comments
The effects of violent video games
Media - 19/01/2012 - 7 comments
The curse of the McMansion
Economics - 24/11/2011 - 7 comments
Free trade and fair trade
September 2011 Feature - 19/09/2011 - 11 comments
Bias on ABC Radio National
Media - 6/09/2011 - 38 comments
Climate change at Radio National
Media - 12/08/2011 - 39 comments
Ageing populations need not be disastrous for Western governments
Society - 27/07/2011 - 29 comments
Our age of paradoxes
Society - 31/05/2011 - 5 comments
The Arabian Nights and Muslim beliefs and practices
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How puny are you?
Environment - 8/04/2011 - 19 comments
Unnecessary costs of the elderly
Society - 31/03/2011 - 13 comments
Australian consumers, and our floods and cyclones
Economics - 9/02/2011
Challenges and responses to disasters
Nation Building - 19/01/2011 - 1 comment
Spare that tree: the arithmetic of supply and demand
Environment - 23/12/2010 - 5 comments
Nothing over a million dollars
Society - 14/12/2010 - 37 comments
The cost of elections
Domestic Politics - 12/10/2010 - 5 comments
Donít waste the Murray River!
Environment - 1/07/2010 - 3 comments
Ballyhoo and balloons: political elections
Domestic Politics - 23/02/2010 - 3 comments
Weíve never had it so good
Society - 9/02/2010 - 7 comments
What a difference a lot of humans make
Society - 21/01/2010 - 6 comments
Combatting prejudice: African Australian refugee youth
Society - 19/08/2009 - 6 comments
The Internet at home - a member of the family
August 2009 Feature - 5/08/2009
A stitch in time ...
Society - 25/06/2009 - 9 comments
Damage control - a greater problem than climate change
Environment - 14/05/2009 - 34 comments
Carbon trading has problems
Environment - 5/03/2009 - 7 comments
Housing for our changing climates
Environment - 23/02/2009 - 17 comments
ABC TV for children
Media - 22/12/2008 - 4 comments
Rupert Murdoch on education for the disadvantaged
Education - 4/12/2008 - 1 comment
Manufacturing, jobs and low technology
Science & Technology - 9/10/2008 - 12 comments
Language and literacy
Education - 8/09/2008 - 2 comments
Could the Olympic Games become fair sport?
Sport - 27/08/2008 - 7 comments
An audit for educational disadvantage
Education - 15/08/2008 - 9 comments
Cardinal Pellís babies - quantity or quality
Society - 31/07/2008 - 18 comments
Marriages for the modern world
Society - 16/07/2008 - 7 comments
Who owns your sewage?
Environment - 3/07/2008 - 8 comments
The case for an Australian-made small second car
Environment - 5/06/2008 - 29 comments
Rubbishing on about plastic bags
Environment - 30/04/2008 - 12 comments
An ambit claim for the Ruddfest 2020
March 2008 Feature - 11/03/2008 - 2 comments
Revolutionary change in education
February 2008 Feature - 20/02/2008 - 10 comments
Cutting waste - saving the planet without destroying economies
Environment - 7/02/2008 - 19 comments
Australian citizenship and human rights
Law & Liberties - 17/01/2008 - 12 comments
Population is not a front page issue
Environment - 17/12/2007 - 43 comments
Improving politicians' behaviour
Domestic Politics - 5/12/2007 - 11 comments
The big election myth - is the economy strong?
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Compensation as a right?
Health - 8/10/2007 - 10 comments
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