As from September 2002, On Line Opinion has been publishing continuously. Before that it published monthly. This page has links to the home pages for each of the monthly editions up until September, 2002. After that it has links only to the features for each month. All other articles can only be accessed using our search facility, or under the various sections featured in our navigation.
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April 2019 - 20 years of Australian eJournalism: How's that working for you now?
20 years ago On Line Opinion
first bloomed into print. It was an era when modems were still dial-up, newspapers had web pages, but not a lot on them, certainly not article comments, and the word "blog" was virtually unknown. Back then publishing on the Internet was all promise and euphoria. Now we're beginning to see the consequences and we're asking our contributors and others how it has worked out for them. This feature will run for as long as there is interesting material to fill it.
January 2014 - What I've been reading
Reading electronic books is cheaper than going to the movies, so you've been reading more, and have more to talk about this summer, don't you? Don't be mean - share them with us. Submissions to the editor
May 2013 - Hard cuts
Are state and federal budget deficits inevitable, and does that matter? Can, or should, we pull back into surplus, and who should bear the cost?
March 2013 - The reality of Australian governance
Political scientists and commentators often reminisce about a past when politics was supposed to be more heroic. Is nostalgia justified, and what are the real prospects for governance in the present and the future?
February 2013 - 'Young' but how 'free'?
This topic looks at the state of civil liberties in Australia. How do we feel about them, how do we create and police them, and how do we rate against the rest of the world?
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