Opinion

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Evidence is growing that pill testing encourages young people to reconsider their drug use — and new forms of testing can provide even more benefits.

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It's tempting to blame building certifiers and the fact they are privately employed. But the cracks in the quality of our apartment buildings go deeper and can be fixed.

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The refugee convention wasn't designed with women in mind. Women fleeing domestic violence and asking for asylum face many barriers to qualifying for protection under international law.

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The power of intention only takes us so far. Achieving goals requires strategic infrastructure to overcome obstacles.

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The case for hydrogen as a fuel has been well made but there has been little investment to bring it to scale.

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Labor has made a substantial commitment to tackling inequality in Australia, but has taken a second-best approach to overcoming the huge shortfall of social housing.

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A parliamentary inquiry looking at hate crimes against LGBTIQ people could acknowledge injustices in how past cases were handled, and take steps to ensure better reporting mechanisms.

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Austraia's first Cyber Incident Management Arrangements are a good start, but the government needs to better engage with private companies to prevent and manage cyber attacks.

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Federal government policies are the biggest barriers to people seeking asylum in accessing higher education in Australia.

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The so-called 'Australian model' of 'asset recycling' is no miracle cure for US infrastructure problems.

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