Instead of constant carping at the council, Alan Brown could use his considerable experience and contacts to mentor the mayor in her first term of office.
By Michael Whelan
“WE LIKE Lionel Rose but we don’t like Adam Goodes.” I heard this comment yesterday on Radio National. Why would that be? Well, Lionel was a quiet man with a mighty punch and he was in our sporting thoughts before Nicky Winmar bared his chest to the crowd, before Michael Long gave voice to issues of his people and Cathy Freeman ran her victory lap at the Olympics with the indigenous flag. And before we started calling people out on racial taunts in sport.