Regulatory failure in gambling runs deep, and is a major political problem.
Australia's civil liberty threat
The recent police raids on the ABC and News Corp go beyond free speech and media freedom – they're further proof of Australia's democratic decline.
Whistleblowers: protected or pursued?
WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange is the biggest whistleblower the world has ever seen, but he is not alone in being pursued relentlessly after exposing embarrassing information or misconduct.
Episode 13: The question of retaliation
We explore retaliation against criminals, cyberbullies and whistle-blowers to determine if the concept of an eye for an eye still has a place in our changing world.
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?
Journalism's fight to keep it real
Further cuts to the ABC, suppression orders and anti-terror and surveillance laws are making it increasingly difficult for independent journalism to thrive.
Free press, civil liberties at risk if new anti-terror bill passes
Anti-terror and security laws are making it harder for journalists and whistleblowers to act.
Senior lecturer, business law and taxation
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Emeritus Professor, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Associate Professor of Criminology
Clinical supervisor, Monash University’s Anti-Death Penalty Clinic
Professor, Law Resources
Associate professor and deputy director of the Centre of Social and Population Research
Associate Professor, Criminology, School of Social Sciences