Only the return of reason can improve the prospects for peace in Israel and Gaza.

Transcript: Yet again we have seen opposing positions on Israel and Gaza erupt in the parliament between the government,…
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Rafah statement

Rafah The innocent civilian casualties resulting from the offensive in Rafah especially this week’s airstrikes are horrifying. Aid workers have…
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Statement on UN General Assembly vote on Palestine

The resolution is very narrowly framed and neither confers recognition of Palestine as a state by the UN nor gives…
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Statement on university encampments

Free speech and hate speech are not the same thing. Hate speech must not be tolerated. Students have every right…
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Joint Statement: Humanitarian assistance, Gaza.

February 29, 2024 Joint Statement – Humanitarian assistance, Gaza It is now nearly one month since the government announced a…
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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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Joint statement by the Prime Ministers of Australia, Canada, and New Zealand – comments from Zoe Daniel MP

STATEMENT: Joint statement by the Prime Ministers of Australia, Canada, and New Zealand – comments from Zoe Daniel, community independent, member for…
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Statement: Protests at Melbourne hotel where the families of Israeli hostages are staying

I am appalled at the protest at the Melbourne hotel where the families of Israeli hostages are staying. My statement:…
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MPI: Social Cohesion, Speeches from the House

Last week I introduced a Matter of Public Importance to the House on social cohesion. It followed the Opposition Leader’s…
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Saturday Paper article: Israel–Hamas war

This story by Karen Middleton first appeared in The Saturday Paper on 18th November 2023. In the house of representatives…
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