Eva Cox: Put the big society (back) on the agenda

Eva Cox asks can we retrieve and renew the idea that we live in a society, and that it’s the qualities of how we live with each other that makes life good? When balancing community, governments and markets, Eva says we need to develop policies that serve our social goals, not just the economy.

Eva writes as part of Crikey’s Big Ideas series, and considers how we re-orient priorities of government policy to ones that recognise the importance of a fair go and communality over and above serving the economy. Read her article in Crikey here.

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