Revaluing education

Inequality in schools and under-investment in higher education It certainly is time for a new debate in this country about the pressing need to re-examine the values and principles which underpin our education systems. There are two issues – growingmore

The rights of citizens

Australian national elections are held on whichever date will give the biggest advantage to governing party. Gough Whitlam writes that Federal Labor needs to do more to promote the rights of citizens by campaigning for fixed four-year terms for bothmore

Reinstating Democracy

If citizens are to have any power over the institutions that control their lives, then the pyramids of power need to be turned upside down to create a stakeholder democracy, writes Shann Turnbull. The introduction of ‘network governance’ would makemore