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Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and space tourism company Blue Origin, jogs onto Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket landing pad in Texas in July 2021 before launching into space. Tony Gutierrez/AP

Friday essay: ambition, our least liked virtue?

Ambition is a two-edged sword: both creative and destructive. Debate about its value has raged since antiquity and there is a long tradition of casting ambitious women as monsters.
Western Cape York community girls examine a display of period care products, including reusables and disposables, April 2022.

Free period care products in Queensland schools is just a first step. Remote communities need access to these items as well

The Queensland government’s announcement this month of free period care products for state schools is laudable. But have they considered reusable alternatives, or remote and Indigenous students?


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