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Dancer at the Uluru Constitutional Convention 2017, the Uluru Statement in the Background

The Uluru Dialogue group based at UNSW Indigenous Law Centre says constitutional recognition cannot be dislocated from the idea of a Voice to Parliament.

Parliament House in Canberra at night

We already know what to do to stop sexual harassment from ruining lives and careers of women working at Parliament. We just need to do it.

Gandhi statue on UNSW Library Lawn

Harvard professor and human rights advocate Martha Minow, in conversation with George Williams, explores how law, justice and forgiveness intersect. 

hand and computer

New online safety laws will allow 'harmful' sexual content to be taken down within 24 hours.

scott morrison

The male privilege in Australia’s parliament has given its members such a sense of exceptionalism, they think the standards of the corporate office should not apply to their workplace.

A poster wall of photos of Aung San Suu Kyi.

The coup by the military in Myanmar is invalid and confronts the people’s hope that they can live in a fully democratic society, the academics say.

National leaders standing together at international forum

The Australian government has dropped protections for language programs as universities are announcing plans to end Asian languages courses. That's a mistake in the Asian Century.

Man looking worried and wearing a mask at the airport

It could be argued Australia's travel caps are an arbitrary restriction on Australians’ right to come home. But the UN's Human Rights Committee is not a quick fix.

People protesting refugee policy

If history is any guide, the new US president’s forward-thinking approach toward refugee resettlement could help drive Australia’s commitments to refugee protection, too.

three indigenous children sitting on a rock and smiling

As a 'Voice' that would allow Indigenous Australians to have a say in parliamentary and government decisions that affect them takes shape, it is vital it be enshrined in our Constitution.

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