politics

Opinion: Tony Abbott and the 'vision thing'

June 18th, 2014

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's recent international tour was discussed by political scientist Professor Mark Beeson in The Conversation.

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Political uncertainty clouds future of energy

February 18th, 2014

Researchers from Murdoch University are investigating how the Federal Government’s efforts to repeal the carbon tax are affecting investments in Australia’s energy sector.

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Will we choose Government or democracy?

September 7th, 2010

The carnival is over, the independents have backed Labor and Julia Gillard is Australia’s Prime Minister – but will we choose Government or democracy?

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Labor Party transcends its leader

June 24th, 2010

Political comment by Janice Dudley: Julia Gillard’s new role as Prime Minister is a positive move for women in Australian politics, realistically it’s following a pattern of the Labor Party turning to women in difficult electoral circumstances.

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