The Right to Politically Protest

The right to strike in political protest is a legitimate human right that should be protected in law, writes Chris White. White explains the importance of this right to freedom of association and expression and to preserving human dignity. Hemore

Policy snapshots

Every fortnight the Centre for Policy Development Policy will link to recently published items – reports, commentaries, discussion papers or submissions to parliamentary inquiries – that inject bright ideas into current policy debates. This fortnight's pick: Striking a balance betweenmore

Australia’s Ring of Fire

Cavan Hogue writes that Australia needs to remember that the countries we call 'failed states' are in fact artificial, colonial creations. He argues that we should not be surprised if these 'non-states' fail but only if they succeed, and thatmore