Peter Frank calls on the Government to introduce a Human Rights act and thereby put some substance behind its promises of greater accountability.
CPD intern Chris Gatfield looks at what the future holds for young people in a ‘post-GFC’ Australia
John Menadue Calls for all good people to come to the aid of Medicare in his address to the Victorian Healthcare Association Annual Conference held in Melbourne, 23 October 2009
The Australian has examined two separate CPD papers which oppose the government’s ‘Medicare Select’ program. Medicare Select which champions the idea of competing insurance plans has the risk of allowing governments to cut Medicare to a “bare bones program for… more
John Menadue’s address to the Pharmacy Australia Congress, October 17.
Ben Spies-Butcher questions claims that the Liberals’ flat tax proposals are either simpler or fairer.
Tony Moore calls for a new politics of citizen power in ‘On Liberty’
CPD intern Chris Gatfield reviews the Stiglitz report on the need to move beyond GDP as a measure of progress.
Reviewing the strong legacy of libertarianism as an influence on and counterbalance to social democracy, Tony Moore calls for a new politics of citizen power.