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Neither the EU referendum nor political debates in general are the central narratives here. This is about a human and national tragedy, not a political statement.
by Mal Fletcher - 20/06/2016 - 15 comments
We were raised in a world where glass was something you looked through but for them it is something you look at.
by Mark McCrindle - 20/06/2016 - 1 comment
It takes time for any society to become normalised to patient killing and assisted suicide to the point where hitherto taboo extensions become feasible and reasonable.
by Paul Russell - 17/06/2016 - 3 comments
That violence against women in the home presents a problem is irrefutable, but our society is lagging behind in joining the dots to recognise that the same is true for children.
by Angelika Poulsen - 16/06/2016 - 16 comments
When I released a video containing my National Apology to Taxpayers this week, the indignation it caused in some quarters was entirely predictable.
by David Leyonhjelm - 13/06/2016 - 28 comments
78% of substantive submissions were either against euthanasia and assisted suicide or were neutral and preferring to focus on end of life care more generally.
by Paul Russell - 2/06/2016 - 6 comments
The first is to recognise that the rapid ageing of the population will destroy our nation economically and socially unless we urgently develop and implement a visionary plan to turn grey into gold.
by Everald Compton - 25/05/2016 - 7 comments
The First Lady's speech helped recreate 'an imaginative geography of West versus East, us versus Muslims-cultures in which first ladies give speeches versus others in which women shuffle around silently in burqas'.
by Alice Aslan - 19/05/2016 - 33 comments
The status of women depends not only upon education, but also on what is available for what is euphemistically called feminine hygiene.
by Valerie Yule - 13/05/2016 - 2 comments
If the task involves work that would ordinarily be undertaken by a paid employee as a form of production rather than participant-observation then it is work that should be paid at an employees' rate.
by Rob Cover - 12/05/2016 - 10 comments
In reality, most people, irrespective of their gender are on low incomes in retirement, though this may improve when average superannuation balances get higher.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 6/05/2016 - 9 comments
Western liberal democracies dominate the top rankings of progress indices. But are they the best models of development?
by Richard Eckersley - 5/05/2016 - 5 comments

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