Helping people help themselves
Madonna has always been groundbreaking. That’s part of what has led her to be the bestselling female artist of all time. But, as the star prepares to tour Australia, Clem Bastow asks, has Madonna’s cutting edge been blunted?
Also in this issue:
Katherine Kizilos ponders life and death while on the tram; Katherine Smyrk reveals all in her endeavour to become a Guinness World Record Holder; Songhoy Blues fight through a ban on music and ongoing war to bring their tunes to Australia; and in Roving Eye, photojournalism from around the world paints a telling picture of 2015 – the good and the bad.
Starring in the Vendor Profile this edition is Rachael, who works for the Women’s Subscription Enterprise in Sydney. We have Streetsheet contributions from Kerry Anne in Adelaide; Brendan in Brisbane; Tina in East Perth; and Rachel T in Sydney. We also have a photograph of Perth vendor Pat L with her caricature, drawn for her by an artist named Terry at the Perth vendor Christmas party.
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