Building social cohesion: A matter of principal
What can our broader society learn from schools that have created cohesive communities?
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
Inclusion and the monolingualism myth
It's time to recognise linguistic and cultural diversity as a creative engine of social participation and wellbeing.
ABC crisis: where to from here?
The national broadcaster has lost its strategic direction amid bogus allegations of bias and shameful mismanagement by government and the board.
Holding police to account
An independent police complaints system is long overdue in Victoria but is it enough to make police accountable and to address the fear and cynicism towards the force in some parts of the community?
Rebuilding the Liberal Party from the ground up
It's a mess and has lost its way in the modern political and social landscape. Nothing short of a complete rebuild can save it.
A world in transition
All the framework used to make sense of the world's problems no longer seems to account for what we experience today.
How women can build a safer world
Could the war on terror be won by listening to and empowering women?
A tale of two cities
Melbourne is undoubtedly a multicultural hub, but questions over social exclusion show that it's far from perfect.
The challenges for China
The Chinese government will use its consolidated power to try to rein in some of the biggest problems facing its economy in 2018.
The Rohingya dilemma: engagement is the way forward
With more than 800,000 Rohingya having now fled Myanmar for Bangladesh, a large-scale humanitarian crisis is unfolding. But boycotts or sanctions are not the best options.
Alice De Jonge
Law and Tax Expert
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Emeritus Professor of Political Science in the School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Education
Associate Professor, Journalism
Senior Lecturer, School of Languages, Cultures, Literatures and Linguistics
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Professor in Translation Studies, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Associate Professor of Criminology
Associate professor and deputy director of the Centre of Social and Population Research