Opinion

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If similarities between the Xichang fossils and modern humans are reflective of shared ancestry, then interbreeding offers a plausible explanation, writes Darren Curnoe.

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Australia has a long history of discriminatory refugee and immigration policies, writes George Williams

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If the IMF is truly concerned with inequality, it needs to make specific changes that go beyond speeches, research papers and ‘pilot projects’, write Christopher Sheil and Frank Stilwell. 

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Australian companies are increasingly using non-standard metrics in their financial reports. It would be better for investors if they didn't, writes Jeff Coulton.

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New legislation will soon require organisations to disclose any data breaches involving your private details. But the legislation still has gaps in it, writes Jai Galliott.

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Video games such as Battlefield I encourage players to find purpose and meaning in war. But a new generation of artists and gamers is starting to question the messages they propagate, writes Andrew Yip.

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Terri Foran looks at some common misconceptions and concerns about changes to the cervical cancer screening program. 

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Technological and economic change is empowering a new group of people to push for greater access to opportunities, rights and protections, writes Lindy Edwards.

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Security Council resolution 2242 makes the prevention of terrorism and violent extremism central to the women, peace and security agenda, writes Laura Shepherd.

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March for Science rallies will take place in cities around Australia on Saturday 22 April. Stuart Khan explains why he and others are participating.

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