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A national survey has found widespread support for an Indigenous Voice to Parliament, contrary to views expressed by the Turnbull Government that such a proposal would receive limited public backing. 

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What now after the High Court's ruling on the 'Citizenship Seven'? George Williams suggests an audit of the eligibility of all parliamentarians and amending section 44 of the Constitution.  

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The proposed Indigenous voice to parliament is nowhere near as radical as the government portrays it, writes Gabrielle Appleby.

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In the case of the 'citizenship seven', the High Court opted for an interpretation that promoted certainty for future cases, writes Gabrielle Appleby

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The UN Human Rights Committee has challenged the Australian government to produce policy that truly includes Indigenous people, write Anna Cody and Maria Nawaz.

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Research led by UNSW has found that the NSW Police policy known as STMP is causing serious harm to young people and undermines the objectives of the NSW youth justice system.

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Usman W. Chohan examines whether the Australian Charter of Budget Honesty could benefit other countries, including Canada.

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Central bankers have not traditionally been concerned with economic equality. A new report suggests that the poor should be represented, writes Usman W. Chohan.

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Richard Holden explains why central banks can't deal with simultaneous low unemployment and inflation.

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A new generation of Australian workers are embracing the gig economy, but their long-term financial future is uncertain, write Dale Boccabella and Sarah Kaine.

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