Wiradjuri woman Yvonne Weldon is the first Aboriginal Australian to stand for Sydney Lord Mayor. She speaks with the Sentinel about the milestone and challenging the powerful incumbent, Clover Moore.
Clover Moore tells the Sentinel of her continuing plans for Sydney, as the stalwart Lord Mayor vies for re-election in September.
The NSW Government has been accused of forcing poor people out of the inner city at a rally against plans to redevelop social housing estates.
Eviction notices have sparked fears the state government wants to sell off or redevelop the Northcott Estate social housing complex at Surry Hills.
The City of Sydney Council area has recorded its lowest homeless figures in a decade, according to the latest street count of rough sleepers.
Eliza Spencer explores the controversial transformation of the Sirius building from public housing complex to boutique apartment building for the wealthy.
The poor, working class, elderly and sick are being pushed out of Glebe by neoliberal policies of gentrification by stealth, writes Dr Hannah Middleton.
The ErskineVillage Community Garden looks set to be redeveloped into affordable housing, after a motion to preserve the site was defeated at last night’s City of Sydney Council meeting.
While 60,000 people languish on the NSW social housing waiting list, the Sydney Sentinel has discovered apartments are being boarded up and left untenanted in Surry Hills.
Though she’s largely forgotten, the legacy of activist, inventor, journalist, mother, poet, publisher and suffragette Louisa Lawson is enormous, writes Sunny Grace.
Sydney writer, producer and director Sunny Grace on how Covid-19 has affected her, her neighbourhood and society at large, in this thought-provoking piece.
Member for Sydney Alex Greenwich talks to the Sentinel about his past and the future – including the changing realities of a post-Covid Sydney.