The hurdles to abolition
The Malaysian death penalty legal framework falls short of the fair trial standards enshrined both domestically and internationally.
Paul Strangio reflects on the ‘immense political legacy’ of his friend and former Victorian premier, John Cain.
Why government needs to intervene to fix the building industry.
Why Melbourne is Australia’s coolest city
Progressive music policies and innovative branding have made Melbourne the true leader of Australia's music scene.
When parents kill
A study reveals that filicide is a regular occurrence in Australia, not a rare one.
Exploring what we hold sacred
A better understanding of our deep emotional attachment to sacredness could help resolve deadlocks in long-running and seemingly intractable conflicts.
The case for the makers
Creative manufacturing is surviving in urban areas, but the redevelopment of inner-city industrial zones threatens its existence.
Could artificial intelligence replace judges?
An AI court system isn't a distant dream. “It’s here, it’s happening,” says former chief justice Marilyn Warren.
Will the banking royal commission achieve anything?
Concerns raised that the areas to be investigated may prove too vague to be of practical use.
White paper shows a hedging of bets
Revisionism? Not so much – the first foreign policy white paper since 2003 is firmly in the camp of the status quo.
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Undergraduate Journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism
Professor of Finance, Monash Business School
Associate Professor, Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies
Lecturer, Law Resources, Faculty of Law
Manager- Partnerships & Clinics, Capital Punishment Impact Initiative
Associate professor, politics and international relations
Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI) and ClimateWorks Australia, Monash University
Emeritus Professor, Department of Social Work
Professor, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University