Articles from Labor View From Bayside
Fiona Stanley, Child Health Research professor at the University of Western Australia, addressed the Progress 2017 gathering in Melbourne on 7 June. She explores the ANDI project (Australian National Development Index) a holistic measure of national progress and wellbeing.
GetUp's Shen Narayanasamy shares lessons from Asylum Seeker Campaigning at the Progress 2017 gathering in Melbourne on 7 June:
It was a defining moment of #ausvotes2016. The scene: outside Black Rock Primary School polling place just after voting began on 2 July. It as as true-blue as it gets. New kid on the block, former 'Freedom Commissioner' Tim Wilson, won the seat easily, replacing Andrew Robb, retiring Trade minister.The players: 3 Liberal Party campaigners, one Green and myself were handing out How-to-Vote cards. The question: A discussion ensued about Bill Shorten's leadership and campaigning.
Maintaining my rage with a reprise of a 2010 post about the Whitlam government's dismissal and the role of United States:The question in my post WikiWobbles: What is Julia Gillard Thinking? about what US cables might have revealed about the dismissal of the Whitlam government prodded me to troll/trawl the web for documents from the time.