IT’S an appalling crime that shocked people around the region. Now, the sentence for four Glen Innes residents convicted of the violent attack on two police officers in the town has stunned people around the state, and forced the state government into action.
SOMEWHERE in all the rhetoric of Gonski, the essential and underlying elements of the schools funding model are being lost. Our kids. Their education. Their futures in what we’ve all too often referred to as the “lucky country”.