Budget 2024: Passable at best

This is a budget of stunted aspiration. It is as if the government has talked itself out of ambition, for…
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Bid for $10 a day childcare, 52 weeks parental leave

Eleanor Campbell Parents could pay as little as $10 per day for childcare and receive up to 52 weeks of…
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Julian Assange – Press Conference PH

A majority of MPs in the House have voted, calling on the US and UK to let Julian Assange come…
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Climate Change speech 13th November

I am deeply concerned that we are not on track to reach Australia’s 43% emissions reduction target by 2030, a…
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Could social media also be a force for good – ABC

This story by Eliza Goetze first appeared on The ABC on 31st October 2023. If you’ve had a tough day,…
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Whistleblower fund tackles ‘persecution by prosecution’

This story by Dominic Giannini first appeared in the Goulburn Post on 20th September 2023. Whistleblowers who face prosecution themselves…
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Ideologically Motivated Extremism motion speech

I thank the member for Spence for this motion. It’s only a few weeks since pupils from a college in…
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Universities: Physical and Sexual Harassment and Violence Speech

Every woman knows a woman who’s been sexually assaulted at university, or she’s experienced it herself: the horror, the shame,…
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Royal Commission into Robodebt speech

The royal commission puts it very simply: Robodebt was a crude and cruel mechanism, neither fair nor legal, and it…
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