Opinion

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The long-distrance transport industry's productivity-based remuneration and the high number of permitted driving hours are a formula for death on our roads, writes Ann Williamson.

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If we really want to reduce beach drownings, more research needs to be done to determine the most effective ways to educate people about rip currents, writes Rob Brander.

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Criminal law in many Asian countries continues to punish homosexuality. Australia should make its voice heard to support LGBTIQ people in the region closest to us, writes Michael Kirby.

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The upcoming 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute that created the International Criminal Court is an appropriate time to review its efforts to achieve justice for victims, including reparations, writes Louise Chappell.

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The CBA's response to AUSTRAC's claims means shareholders will be assisted in part of their class action claims but a lot still needs to be proved, write Michael Legg and James D Metzger.

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Parental views have a big impact on the decisions that children make, write Drew Adams and Natalie Chapman, so it's vital that mums and dads support their daughters in STEM careers.

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Australia continues to see mixed signals across different aspects of the economic spectrum, writes Richard Holden.

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Darren Curnoe reports on his recent excavation at the famous Niah Caves in Borneo.

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Jenny Buchan outlines the problems within franchising in Australia and internationally and shares a wish list of possible solutions.

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There is a need to move away from the perception that university entry is the only path to success in life, writes Merlin Crossley.

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