Lead by Richard Branson, the Uniting Church are pushing for complete drug decriminalisation. In fact, they’re the only church in the world suggesting the move.
Julian Burnside has long been a critic of Peter Dutton, but now he’s placed his considerable weight behind the candidate that looks to topple him.
Is racism growing in Australia? We spoke with Australia’s first female Muslim politician to gauge her thoughts.
Despite us being a secular country, our religious PM is set to enable a raft of discriminatory laws last seen in the fires of the marriage equality debate.
With the government’s anti-encryption laws now beyond public scrutiny, here’s what is on the table, and what we can expect.
While the My Health Record may be dismissed as problematic, it actually represents a further erosion of our civil rights by the government in power.
The deportation program that has seen Kiwis returned home for a host of petty crimes has drawn vociferous criticism from the NZ government. But who is in the right?
Geoffrey Robertson QC has defended Salman Rushdie, he’s represented Julian Assange, and now he’s pushing for an Australian Bill of Rights.
In yet another questionable move, the Turnbull government will now be able to call on our military to stop protest whenever they see fit.
Make no mistake, the violent deaths of Australian women is an epidemic. For every Eurydice Dixon, there are scores more. The government, the media, and our institutions are failing them.
According to Helen Eason of activist group GMAC, the stolen generation is not some unfortunate footnote in history, it is continuing in modern Australia.
In a bill that was rushed through last week, the Turnbull government has clamped down on freedom of expression under the guise of national security.
Despite the recommendations enacted, those in the church are still not required to disclose what they hear during confessions.
We need to recognise that the human rights abuses of asylum seekers is our nation’s awful legacy, and Julian Burnside knows who is to blame.
In an effort to remove Peter Dutton from the conversation, one lobby group has renewed their war against his electorate. We spoke to the minds behind it.
In an effort to stop illicit drug use, one state premier is looking to send drug-detecting dogs into high schools.
Peter Dutton is again stoking the fires of paranoia, as it seems he’s keen to magnify the domestic powers of the intelligence community.
The Victorian Liberals are looking to favour stringent new laws that will protect the sex work industry, but not those who work in it.
Complete legalisation of cannabis has met resistance. To explain the finer points, Greens leader Richard Di Natale was good enough to sit down with us.
According to freely available data, it seems that the indigenous youth of this nation are being unfairly targeted by the NSW police.
The Turnbull government has looked to streamline medicinal cannabis use, however, it is NSW that is leading the way.
Wage growth is stifled, industrial action is non-existent. We spoke to ACTU secretary Sally McManus about the change she looks to enable.