Death, Liberty — and Tasmania

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Film, Music, News & Commentary |

The Tasmanian Breath of Fresh Air film festival returns for its third year running from today until Sunday in Launceston. Expanding and adapting for 2015, one of the event’s highlights is set to be the red carpet launch of Death or Liberty, a documentary looking at the political prisoners who arrived on the island’s shores

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Tasmania and Iceland have more than shit in common

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News & Commentary |

Last summer in my native Tasmania, the script changed. The usual news about our basket-case economy and who to blame for it were shunted away by self-congratulatory headlines boasting about our record number of tourists passing through our airports, wineries, festivals and lavender farms. Twenty-two per cent in the last 12 months, according to a report released at

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