Another world is possible, but only if we seize this moment

Osmond Chiu is the Editor of Challenge

We are on the precipice of a moment of transformation. The orthodoxy of the last forty years feels as if it is exhausted and on the verge of collapse. What fills the vacuum is yet to be seen.

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The next chapter for NSW Labor: tragedy, comedy or tale of triumph?

Rose Jackson is the NSW Labor Assistant General Secretary

In a world fraught with unprecedented economic and political uncertainty, the Sydney Town Hall might seem a long way from the serious action in Europe or the USA.

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It's the inequality, stupid

Assistant National Secretary, Paul Erickson, writes about the lessons from the British election for Australian Labor

When the British Prime Minister Theresa May called a general election in April, I was among the many who were deeply pessimistic about Labour's prospects.

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Terri Butler on Higher Education

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Shadow Assistant Minister for Universities, Terri Butler, writes about the importance of higher education and the unfair policies of Prime Minister Turnbull.

Dropping the higher education repayment threshold down to an income of $42,000, and indexing the threshold to CPI instead of average weekly earnings, makes no conceptual sense. It is a departure from the spirit of a scheme created to require students to make an additional contribution, above that made by other citizens, in recognition of the private benefit of university education, while acknowledging that it is, first and foremost, a public benefit.

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After WA

The preference deal between the WA Liberals and One Nation was a bad deal, struck for bad reasons. It should come as no surprise that it ended badly, for both parties.

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