In response to the principles identified by Eva Cox, and the questions that she and Ian McCauley have posed, I would place greater emphasis on the primary principle of respect for the rule of law… more
John Menadue on defining values and principles.
On 26 May, when John Howard outlined the forthcoming legislation to transform relations between capital and labour, he did not need to say that all this had become possible by courtesy of Barnaby Joyce; that… more
This week Craig Emerson and Senator Lyn Allison discuss values and principles in the policy portal
Craig Emerson describes his 20-year vision for a prosperous, fair, tolerant and compassionate Australia. His policy paper is available here.
Senator Lyn Allison identifies the values that define the Australian Democrats and the party’s vision for the future. Her policy paper is available here.
AS LABOR labours through yet another period of Opposition federally, it is only right and proper that progressive thinkers around the nation should be debating what needs to be done to revitalise and rebuild. Too… more
Degrees of inequality are susceptible to social and economic policy, Graham Vimpani writes
John Howard said last week that we are all environmentalists now. While that may have come as a surprise to some, it shouldn't have. Over the past decade there has been a slow but steady… more