A man of great Labor
It was a combination of circumstances and individual capacity that made Bob Hawke one of Australia's finest modern prime ministers.
Federal election: Shorten's path to PM
Despite an inability to improve his popularity rating, the strength of the Labor leader's team could make for a successful government.
Let's love the lingo
The Aussie accent has been lambasted as "lazy", but this isn't supported by the facts.
A voice for common values
He’s gone on to become one of Malaysia’s most influential figures, but Tan Sri Dr Michael Yeoh still holds fond memories from his Monash days.
Pokies, we have a problem
Poker machines are doing great harm, but the gaming industry's deep pockets means it's an issue that's unlikely to be solved any time soon.
Kevin '07 and the start of the rocky road
If Kim Beazley had become PM in 2007, we might have avoided the instability and dysfunction we see today.
Associate professor, politics and international relations
Emeritus Professor of Political Science in the School of Social Sciences
Professor of Linguistics
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants