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Jessica Richards, Eric Anderson & Keith D. Parry (1 March, 2019)Rugby league may finally have reached its tipping point on player behaviour and violence. The Conversation.
Stewart Lockie (1 March, 2019) People and issues outside our big cities are diverse, but these priorities stand out. The Conversation.
Sophie Lewis, Karen Willis and Rebecca Olson (March 15, 2019) If you’ve got private health insurance, the choice to use it in a public hospital is your own. The Conversation.
Philippa Collin (March 14, 2019) Young voters may hold the key to the NSW state election: here’s why. The Conversation.
Bousfield, K. (2019). Aussie parents are under pressure to buy their kids academic advantage too. The Conversation, March 25, 2019.
Rachel Busbridge & Mark Chou (January 16, 2019) Forcing Australia Day citizenship ceremonies on councils won’t make the issue go away. The Conversation.
Christopher Mayes (January 11, 2019) Cultivating a nation: why the mythos of the Australian farmer is problematic. The Conversation.
Rachel Busbridge (January 7, 2019) The far-right may think they own ‘nationalism’, but we can reclaim it as a force for good. The Conversation.
Brendan Churchill (January 23, 2019) Australia can do more to attract and keep women in parliament – here are some ideas. The Conversation.
Peter Walters (January 31, 2019) Why outer suburbs lack inner city’s ‘third places’: a partial defence of the hipster. The Conversation.
Lawrie Zion, Andrew Dodd, Matthew Ricketson, Merryn Sherwood, Monika Winarnita, Penny O’Donnell & Timothy Marjoribanks (5 December, 2018) New research reveals how Australian journalists are faring four years after redundancy.
Aleesha Rodriguez (30 November, 2018) Happy birthday, SA’s big battery, and many happy returns (of your recyclable parts).
Jessica Richards & Keith Parry (7 December, 2018) Australians love their sport, but investing in new venues is another matter.
Kellie Bousfield & Jacquie Tinkler (6 December, 2018) Student protests show Australian education does get some things right.
Leah Ruppanner, Francisco Perales & Janeen Baxter (17 December, 2018) Having a second child worsens parents’ mental health: new research.
Julie Henderson & Eileen Willis (25 October, 2018) Want to improve care in nursing homes? Mandate minimum staffing levels.
Jessica Richards et al. (7 November, 2018) Note to governments: sports stadiums should benefit everyone, not just fans.
Ben Spies-Butcher (12 November, 2018) Two birds with one stone. How better taxing super could fund aged care.
Randa Abdel Fattah (09 November, 2018) How a Sri Lankan student’s arrest on terror charges exposes a system built to suspect minorities.
Michelle Brady & Belinda Hewitt (15 November, 2018) Marriage has changed dramatically throughout history, but gender inequalities remain.
James Arvanitakis (28 November, 2018) What are tech companies doing about ethical use of data? Not much.
Andrea Waling (17 October, 2018) Our relationship with dick pics: it’s complicated.
Andrea Waling (10 September, 2018) Three things Netflix’s controversial ‘fat-shaming’ series Insatiable gets right.
Andrew Clarke & Cameron Parsell (22 October, 2018) Turning ‘big brother’ surveillance into a helping hand to the homeless.
Mary Lou Rasmussen, Andrew Singleton, Anna Halafoff & Gary D Bouma (16 October, 2018) There’s no argument or support for allowing schools to discriminate against LGBTIQ teachers.
Lisa Denny, Felicity Picken & Nick Osbaldiston (16 October, 2018) Meet the new seachangers: now it’s younger Australians moving out of the big cities.
Keith D. Parry & Jessica Richards (10 October, 2018) The AFLW found instant success, but challenges remain for its long-term sustainability.
Robyn Moore & Meredith Nash (20 September, 2018). ‘Walking into a
Holly Thorpe & Belinda Wheaton (1 October, 2018). Women’s surfing riding wave towards gender equity.
Alan Morris & Catherine Davis (September 6, 2018). Local councils put affordable housing supply in the too hard basket.
Gary D Bouma (September 5, 2018). Young people want sex education and religion shouldn’t get in the way.
Kim Beasy & Ruby Grant (August 31, 2018). More than just lip service: done right, awareness-raising days can pack a punch.
Robyn Moore & Meredith Nash (20 September, 2018). ‘Walking into a headwind’ – what it feels like for women building science careers.
Andrew Singleton, Anna Halafoff, Gary D Bouma, & Mary Lou Rasmussen (18 September, 2018). New research shows Australian teens have complex views on religion and spirituality.
Jenny Kennedy, Larissa Nicholls, Paula Arcari & Yolande Strengers (27 September, 2018). One reason people install smart home tech is to show off to their friends.
Emma Rowe (24 September, 2018). Public schools losing out in political power plays. T
Sue Malta & Raelene Wilding (August 26, 2018). The digital divide: small, social programs can help get seniors online.
Kristin Natlier (August 30, 2018). What type of relationship should I have with my co-parent now we’re divorced.
Sumnall H & MacLean S (2018) ‘Volatile substance abuse – a problem that never went away.
Juliet Watson (August 12, 2018). ‘Just a piece of meat’: how homeless women have little choice but to use sex for survival’.
Leah Ruppanner & Brendan Churchill (August 6, 2018). Sorry, men, there’s no such thing as ‘dirt blindness’ – you just need to do more housework.
David Rowe (August 3rd, 2018). Angela Williamson’s sacking shows gulf between Cricket Australia’s words and deeds.
Kate Fitz-Gibbon, JaneMaree Maher, Jude McCulloch & Sandra Walklate (August 3, 2018). Victorian government should be wary of introducing a stand-alone offence of non-fatal strangulation.
Alexandra Wong, David Rowe & Teresa Swist (June 28, 2018). Sydney artists are being priced out of the city – here’s how to bring them back.
Dina Bowman (July 2, 2018). Employment services aren’t working for older jobseekers, jobactive staff or employers.
Michael Gilding, Dean Lusher & Helen Bird (July 12, 2018). ‘Network contagion’ is key to getting healthier numbers of women on company boards.
Joshua Roose (July 11, 2018). ‘Ideological masculinity’ that drives violence against women is a form of violent extremism.
JaneMaree Maher & Kate Fitz-Gibbon (July 19, 2018). Explainer: what is parricide and how common is it in Australia?
Bridges, Donna, Krivokapic-Skoko, Branka., Wulff, Elizabeth., Bamberry, Larissa. & Jenkins, Stacey. (June 1, 2018). The female tradie shortage: why real change requires a major cultural shift.
David Rowe (June 12, 2018). ‘Is Russia worthy of hosting the World Cup?‘
Shirley Jackson (June 21, 2018). Why we don’t need to prepare young people for the ‘future of work’.
Michael Walsh (June 20, 2018). ‘How men are embracing ‘clean eating’ posts on Instagram‘.
Kim Toffoletti (June 18, 2018). Why stereotypes of sexy women fans persist at the World Cup.
James Arvanitakis, Andrew Francis & Oliver Obst (June 22, 2018). ‘Data ethics is more than just what we do with data, it’s also about who’s doing it’.
Brendan Churchill & Lyn Craig (June 27, 2018) When it comes to childcare, grandparents are the least stressful option for mum and dad.
Mandy Hughes (June 27, 2018). How gardening can improve the mental health of refugees.
Amanda Wise, Kristine Aquino & colleagues (April 30, 2018). Pushing casual sport to the margins threatens cities’ social cohesion.
Donna Bridges & Ben Wadham (April 23, 2018). Media reporting on women in the military is preserving a male dominated culture.
Andrew Butt, Andrew Fisher & Shakira Hussein, ‘Can meat exports be made humane? Here are three key strategies‘.
Jack Hynes & Ramon Spaaij, ‘Commonwealth Games injuries highlight a problematic culture in elite sports‘.
Sophie Lewis & Karen Willis, ‘Do you really need private health insurance? Here’s what you need to know before deciding.
Gavin Wood, Guy Johnson, Juliet Watson, Rosanna Scutella, ‘Homeless numbers will keep rising until governments change course on housing‘
Sherene Idriss, ‘What does a ‘Leb’ look like?‘.
Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher, Kate Fitz-Gibbon & Sandra Walklate, ‘We won’t stop lone-actor attacks until we understand violence against women.
David Rowe & Jung Woo Lee , ‘2018 Winter Olympics set to begin against the backdrop of warm words and cold politics‘
John Germov & Julie McIntyre, ‘The rise and fall of Ben Ean Moselle and what it says about Australian society
Brendan Churchill: Mum, dad and two kids no longer the norm in the changing Australian family
David Rowe & colleague: The Winter Olympics and the two Koreas: how sport diplomacy could save the world.
Andrew Glover: Sustainable shopping: is it possible to fly sustainably?
Shane Duggan: So you’ve got your ATAR, now what? Here are some options
Rebecca Pearse: The federal Climate Policy Review: a recipe for business as usual
Deborah Lupton: The social factors that influence whether you’ll use your wearable device
Dina Bowman & Marcus Banks: People on low incomes are sacrificing basic goods to take out insurance
Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher, Kate Fitz-Gibbon & Sandra Walklate: Finally, police are taking family violence as seriously as terrorism
Philippa Collin: Facebook’s new Messenger Kids app could be good for digital literacy
Zareh Ghazarian, Jacqueline Laughland-Booy & Zlatko Skrbis: Schools are not adequately preparing young Australians to participate in our democracy
Dina Bowman & Francisco Azpitarte: Young people still find it hard to get a job, despite using the same tactics as older job seekers
David Rowe: Sydney’s stadiums debate shows sport might not be the political winner it once was
Alan Morris: Last of the Millers Point and Sirius tenants hang on as the money now pours in
Peter Robinson: Gay rebels: why some older homosexual men don’t support same-sex marriage
Andrew Jakubowicz: How social conservatism among ethnic communities drove a strong ‘no’ vote in western Sydney
Stewart Lockie & Maxine Newlands: Adani aside, North Queensland voters care about crime and cost of living
Larissa Nicholls, Halley McCann, Karyn Bosomworth & Yolande Strengers: High energy costs make vulnerable households reluctant to use air conditioning: study
Erika Altmann: Foreign ownership of housing – how do Australia and New Zealand compare?
David McCallum: How school has been used to control sovereignty and self-determination for Indigenous peoples
Catherine Strong: The 2017 ARIA Awards are still off-key when it comes to gender
Jennifer Power et al: Trust Me, I’m An Expert: a lawyer, a biblical scholar and a fact-checker walk into the same-sex marriage debate…
Christopher Pollard: The philosopher who was too hot for Playboy
Andrew Jakubowicz :Here’s how Australia can act to target racist behaviour online
Jennifer Power: FactCheck: are children ‘better off’ with a mother and father than withsame-sex parents?
Catherine Strong: My favourite album: Hole’s Live Through This
Crystal Abidin: Business Briefing: the ‘get rich quick scheme’ influencing what you buy
Zareh Ghazarian, Jacqueline Laughland-Booy & Zlatko Skrbis: Young Australians are engaged in political issues, but unsure how democracy works
Andrew Jakubowicz: Ethnic religious communities may be the ‘No’ campaign’s secret weapon insame-sex marriage fight
Gary Bouma: ‘No religion’ and Jedi Knight find their place in Australian identity
Janet McCalman & Deborah Warr: Class divide defies social mixing and keeps public housing stigma alive
Catherine Strong: Why are there so few women screen composers? (report from research conducted by Catherine and Fabian Cannizzo)
Michael Flood: Universities have a problem with sexual assault and harassment: here’s how to fix it
Erika Altmann: Downsizing cost trap awaits retirees – five reasons to be wary
Jenny Chesters: Egalitarian or Edwardian? The rising wealth inequality in Australia
Tina Rampino, Mark Western & Wojtek Tomaszewski: The inequality you can’t change that lasts a lifetime
Yolande Strengers & Larissa Nicholls: ‘Smart home’ gadgets promise to cut power bills but many lie idle – or can even boost energy us
Kate Fitz-Gibbon, JaneMaree Maher & Jude McCulloch: Long ignored, adolescent family violence needs our attention
Dan Woodman: From Boomers to Xennials: we love talking about our generations, but must recognise their limits
Shanthi Robertson: Blaming migrants won’t solve Western Sydney’s growing pains
Michael Walsh: The Knowledge City Index: Sydney takes top spot but Canberra punches above its weight
Shanthi Robertson and Kristine Aquino: Blaming migrants won’t solve Western Sydney’s growing pains
Karen Fisher & Sally Robinson: Census shows increase in children with disability, but even more are still uncounted
Gary Bouma: Census 2016 shows Australia’s changing religious profile, with more ‘nones’ than Catholics
Alan Morris: Sydney public housing evictions a policy success? Only if you ignore the high human cost
Robyn Moore: History textbooks still imply that Australians are white
James Arvanitakis: Free textbooks for first-year university students could help improve retention rates
Alex Broom: You should care about your doctor’s health, because it matters to yours
Lucy Nicholas: Catholic schools’ ‘alternative’ to Safe Schools isn’t all that alternative
David Rowe: Anti-siphoning changes a blow to sports fans who want to watch on free-to-air TV
Paul Byron & Brady Robards: There’s something queer about Tumblr
David Rowe: For cities, hosting major sporting events is a double-edged sword
Ben Spies-Butcher et al.:The strange accounting behind the proposed HECS changes
Ben Spies-Butcher et al.:Budget 2017-18 brings welfare crackdown and increased defence and security funding: experts respond
Erika Altmann: Why Chinese investors find Australian real estate so alluring
Deborah Lupton: The ABC’s Ask the Doctor sends mixed messages about obesity
David Rowe: Live odds ban debate exposes sport and gambling’s uncomfortable mutual dependency
Catherine Strong, James Arvanitakis & colleagues: Sgt Pepper’s at 50 – the greatest thing you ever heard or just another album?
Alan Morris & colleagues: The insecurity of private renters – how do they manage it?
Kate Fitz-Gibbon, JaneMaree Maher, Jude McCulloch & Sandra Walklate: Victoria leads the way on family violence, but Canberra needs to lift its game
Gary D Bouma: How religion rises – and falls – in modern Australia
Brad West: How a more divided Turkey could change the way we think about Gallipoli,
Eduardo de la Fuente: Brutalism, a campus love story – or how I learned to love concrete
Kate Fitz-Gibbon, JaneMaree Maher, Jude McCulloch & Sandra Walklate: Victoria leads the way on family violence, but Canberra needs to lift its game
Paul Henman: After the robo-debt debacle, here’s how Centrelink can win back Australians’ trust
Cathering Strong & Emma Rush: How do you remember a rock god? The complicated legacy of Chuck Berry
Nick Osbaldiston: Contested spaces: conflict behind the sand dunes takes a new turn
Glenda Ballantyne & Amrita Malhi: Interculturalism: how diverse societies can do better than passive tolerance
Andrew Jakubowicz: The government’s multicultural statement is bereft of new ideas or policies – why?
Michael Walsh & Edward de la Fuente: Contested spaces: you can’t stop the music – the sounds that divide shoppers
Louise Keogh: Why it might be time to reconsider the money spent on genetics research
Peter Robinson: Faggots, punks, and prostitutes: the evolving language of gay men
Riaz Hassan: Australians aren’t as Islamophobic as we’re led to believe
Marcus Maloney & Steve Roberts: PewDiePie, new media stars and the court of public opinion
Andrew Jakubowicz, et al.: Australians believe 18C protections should stay
David Rowe: Prize fight over live-streamed sport will go on long after the final bell sounds
Karen Fisher: Shared ownership can help make housing affordable for people with disability
Karen Willis & Sophie Lewis: Increased private health insurance premiums don’t mean increased value
James Arvanitakis, Lauren Stanley, Trina Jorre de St Jorre: Young women can budget in the short term but struggle with long-terminvestments:
John van Kooy: Middle Eastern migrants aren’t ‘piling on to the dole queue’
Meredith Nash: ‘Fat, bland, boring incubators’: ordinary pregnant women don’t feel like Beyoncé
Andrew Jakubowicz: What did Galaxy’s poll tell us about freedom of speech and 18C? Not what the IPA said it did
David Rowe: Australia needs to make sport a more equal playing field: here’s why
Yolande Strengers, Cecily Maller, Larissa Nicholls: Hot dogs and cool cats: keeping pets cool without blowing your energy bill
Catherine Strong: One year on, we should remember David Bowie as both genius and flawed human,
& Gender equality in the workplace can prevent violence against women
Kristin Natalier – How child support can better help single mothers
Jennifer Power – Same-sex couples and their children: what does the evidence tell us?
Asher Flynn, Anastasia Powell & Nicola Henry – Ending ‘revenge porn’: how can we stop sexual images being used to abuse?
Dallas Rogers & An uneasy marriage: planners, public and the market struggle to work well together
Ben Spies-Butcher – A first step on negative gearing, but not much more
Susan Hopkins – ‘Bow down, bitches’: when celebrity feminism goes wrong
Mark Chou & – You’re fired! Donald Trump shows rivals how it’s done in entertainment politics
Penny Crofts & Jason Prior – Churches would break the law if they gave sanctuary to asylum seekers – but does it matter?
Anastasia Powel – Violence against women: does technology do more harm than good?
Keith Jacobs – How policy success, not failure, has driven Australia’s housing crisis
Anastasia Powell & Terry Goldsworthy – FactCheck Q&A: is domestic violence in Australia on the decline?
David Rowe – The game is changing, baby: Chris Gayle and sexism in cricket
Ashley Barnwell – Friday essay: Can you keep a secret? Family memoirs break taboos – and trust
Christina Ho & – Eve Vincent – Gentrification is dividing Australian schools
Rebecca Pearse – Climate justice and an end to fossil fuels: the Paris agreement won’t satisfy activists
Andrew Jakubowicz – Ten years on from the Cronulla riots, how much has really changed?
David Hornsby, James Arvanitakis & Robin Moore – Why the time is right to create a new generation of ‘citizen scholars’
Paul Henman – Are Australian universities getting better at research or at gaming the system?
Fiona Kelly & Deborah Dempsey – As Victoria opens sperm donor records, the key question is: do contact vetoes work?
Yolande Strengers – Smart homes promise to end the ‘wife drought’, but where do women fit in?
Jennifer Power – We need more than condoms to prevent HIV in women
Raewyn Connell – Why Australia needs a new model for universities
Jennifer Power – Charlie Sheen and ten million dollars worth of HIV stigma
Anastasia Powell – Change the story: how the world’s first national framework can help prevent violence against women
Nick Pendergrast – Don’t judge me: Chris Brown and the real task of tackling violence against women
David Rowe – The player played: Frank Lowy and Australia’s failed World Cup bid
Dallas Rogers, Shanthi Robertson & Ien Ang – Speaking with: Shanthi Robertson and Ien Ang on migrants, refugees and Australia’s place in Asia
Jesse E. Olsen & Andi Pekarek – HR – who even needs it?
Ben Spies-Butcher – Could a new ‘basic income’ protect Australia’s most vulnerable?
M.Bailey, A.Milka, C. Lyons, D. Lemmings, G.Raeburn, K.Barclay, Roger Patulny, T. Bristow – Liveable cities: who decides what that means and how we achieve it?
Karen Willis & Sophie Lewis – Confused about your private health insurance coverage? You’re not alone
Farida Fozdar –Too close for comfort: contemplating the plight of asylum seekers in From Afar on a Hill
Gary Bouma – Geert Wilders’ brand of Islamophobia won’t find an audience in Australia
Dallas Rogers & Shanthi Robertson – Great wall of xenophobia makes for simplistic foreign investment debate
Kristin Natalier – Tackling economic abuse of women must be part of our domestic violence response
Lain Campbell – Youth unemployment ‘crisis’ more about job quality
Gary Wickham – The glory or the ‘gravel’: what keeps fans flocking to the AFL?
David Rowe – Loyalty in sport: who to support if your team is not in the weekend’s footy finals
Catriona Elder – ‘Whitesplaining’: what it is and how it works
Anastasia Powell & Nicola Henry – How can we stem the tide of online harassment and abuse?
Ramon Spaaij & Mark S. Hamm – Parramatta shooting: how much do we really know about ‘lone-wolf’ terrorists?
Anastasia Powell & Kristin Diemer – Young Australians’ views on domestic violence are cause for concern – but also hope
Shanthi Robertson & Martina Boese- Temporary migrants are people, not ‘labour’,
James Arvanitakis – Israel and the BDS debate: two academics respectfully agree to differ
Dallas Rogers – Speaking with: Hayley Saul and Emma Waterton on the Nepal earthquake and the everyday Nepalese hero (Audio)
David Rowe – Playing the woman: Healy and Kyrgios expose sport’s sexism problem
Damian Adams, Deborah Dempsey, Fiona Kelly, Loretta Houlahan, & Roger Cook – Your questions answered on donor conception and IVF
Marg Liddell & Anastasia Powell – What’s in a name? Online child abuse material is not ‘pornography’
Elizabeth Webster & Michael Gilding – Chasing the ‘silver sliver’: making sure innovation doesn’t slip through our fingers
Katherine Betts & Bob Birrell – Truthy untruths: behind the facade of the Intergenerational Report
Dallas Rogers – Speaking with: Hazel Easthope on designing for high density living (Audio)
Dan Woodman – Either way, cut workers’ pay: Employers’ shifting case against penalty rates
Jenny Chesters – Test scores aren’t good quality indicators for schools or students
Gary Wickham – The slow politics of dignity for the aged and dying in Australia
Anastasia Powell – No means no: how resistance training for women can stop (some) rape
Matthew Wade – Celebrating Oliver Sacks’ romantic science and a life now ending
Eduardo de le Fuente – More than a fashion choice: the everyday aesthetics of tattooing
Kristin Natalier – What kind of government service puts public on hold for 811 years?
Peter Walters – Without affordable housing, we won’t have a society worth living in
Catherine Strong & Ian Rogers – The Doof Warrior rocks the gender divide in Mad Max: Fury Road
Karen Soldatic & Kim Spurway – Why Aboriginal people need autonomy over their food supply
Gerard Goggin & Kate Ellis – Doing justice to disability: the upside of TEDx’s Stella bungle
Hal Kendig & Andrew Podger – Missed opportunities on coherent pension policy reform
Steven Threadgold – Struggle Street is poverty porn with an extra dose of class racism
Brenton Prosser – What Westminster can learn from minority government in Australia
Richard Denniss & Brenton Prosser – Time to listen to the evidence for a rethink of super tax concessions
Rob White – State of imprisonment: Tasmania escapes ‘law and order’ infection
Tom Barnes & Kevin Lin – China’s growing labour movement offers hope for workers globally
David Rowe – Cricket, commentary and the dollar: Benaud’s legacy is complex
Nicholas Hookway – Belle Gibson shows that most of us care about right and wrong
Gary Wickham – Breaking up is hard to do: how the ALP can differ from the Greens
Philippa Collin – How to engage youth in making policies that work for us all
Kim Toffoletti – Sexually transmitted fandom? Why women really follow AFL
Ashlin Lee – Beyond metadata: the brave new world of big data retention
Sophie Lewis, Karen Willis & Marika Franklin – Explainer: why do Australians have private health insurance?
Dan Woodman – Rising jobless rate means young workers lose in penalty rates deal
Christopher Mayes and Jenny Kaldor – Don’t be surprised by Abbott’s comments about ‘lifestyle choices‘
Kristy Muir, Abigail Powell & Rose Butler – A whacking stick is not enough to get young people into work
Katherine Betts – The tenuous link between population and prosperity
Brendan Churchill – The IGR focuses on the old, when the future belongs to the young
Ben Spies-Butcher – The real message of the Intergenerational Report should be: we won’t be worse off
Catherine Strong, Ben Wellings & Shanti Sumartojo – Australia is in the Eurovision – please adjust your maps
Brady Robards & Ariadne Vromen – Logging out? Why young people love to hate Facebook
Yolande Strengers & Larissa Nicholls – Feral o’clock: why families struggle to shift their energy use
Sheree Gregory – Returning to work after childbirth: still a case of ‘managing it all’
Ben Spies-Butcher – Generational war: a monster of our own making
David Rowe & Rodney Tiffen – Staging power: David Williamson’s portrait of Citizen Murdoch
David Rowe – After Phillip Hughes’ death, it’s time for a post-traumatic Test
Kim Toffoletti – Leave Barbie alone – so we can talk about how kids actually play
Alex Broom – Before you go … are you in denial about death?
Sue Malta – Invisible sexuality: older adults missing in sexual health research
Ben Wadham – Royal commission could shine an independent light on defence abuse
David Rowe – Scandals are forever for FIFA as World Cup hosting saga drags on
Deborah Lupton – Does my bum look big in this? The 3D self replica and you
Ben Gook – The Berlin Wall’s fall saw the rise of techno tourism
Kate Johnston-Ataata – ‘I didn’t know who I was anymore’ – myths vs realities of early parenthood
David Rowe and Helen Barcham – Five ways to fight online abuse with good manners
Brendan Churchill & Lisa Denny – Baby Boomers, be nice to your grandkids: they may save Australia
Anastasia Powel & Nicola Henry – More than revenge: when intimate images are posted online
Milad Milani – The truth about whether Islam is a religion of violence or peace
Vicky Plows – Labelling kids: the good, the bad and the ADHD
Nicholas Hookway and Daphne Habibis – Forget moral decline: Aussies might be getting kinder
Maria Chisari – Is the Australian citizenship test failing ‘Team Australia’?
Bruce Baer Arnold, Caron Beaton-Wells, Elizabeth Savage, Emma Rowe, Jim Gillespie, Michiel Bliemer, Philip Clarke & Russell Miller AM – Harper competition review seeks widespread change: experts react
Christopher Mayes & Jenny Kaldor – Big Food with a Regional Flavour: How Australia’s Food Lobby Works
Sean Gorman & Ramon Spaaij – A world away from the MCG, every round is multicultural round
Gary Bouma – Principles of accountability apply to churches and truckers alike
Jennifer Chesters – Do parents know what’s best for schools?
Kitty Te Riele – Flexible learning helps students with disadvantages finish school
Anastasia Powell – Rape culture: why our community attitudes to sexual violence matter
Raewyn Connell – Four decades of thinking gender: the gains, struggles and debates
Deborah Lupton – Wearer be warned: your fitness data may be sold or used against you
Catherine Strong – Amphlett Lane puts rock legacy back on the map, literally
David Rowe – Dead Poets Society meets Team Australia under captain Abbott
David Rowe – Kitsch and Kylie – but one surprise at the Glasgow closing ceremony
Dan Woodman – Before you call for penalty rates to be cut, try working a few Sundays
Jennifer Chesters – Private schooling has little long-term pay-off
Gary Bouma – Clarification of religion in schools signifies greater societal shift
Fiona Haines – Cost benefit analysis can help or hinder good policy
David Rowe – Kitsch and Kylie – but one surprise at the Glasgow closing ceremony
Anna Halafoff & Cathy Byrne – Religion should be taught secularly in our schools
Sarah Wendt – Why doesn’t she just leave? The realities of escaping domestic violence
David Rowe – A Scottish spectacle of sport and politics: the view from Australia
Peter Robinson – Noted works: After Homosexual
Julia Coffey – Muscle mania: young men aren’t alone with body image concerns
Alan Peterson, Casimir MacGregor, Megan Munsie – Stem cell tourism exploits people by marketing hope
Yvette Maker – Social security review leaves Australia’s carers in limbo
David Rowe – World Cup: round ball, square eyes and hungering to excess
Sue Malta – Video: Why Older Adults Love Online Dating
Mark Jennings – Pentecostal, Pearl Jam – music brings ecstasy to us all
Janet Taylor – Life chances: policy must respond to the real lives of young people
Deborah Lupton – Status anxiety: should academics be using social media?
Johanna Wyn & Hernan Cuervo – Pain now, rewards later? Young lives cannot be relived
Ashlin Lee & Peta Cook – Why Reset the Net falls short in protecting you from surveillance, The Conversation.
Jorge Knijnik and Ramon Spaaij – Will the World Cup leave a positive legacy in Brazil?
Sue Malta, Briony Dow & Melanie Joosten – Why caring for Australia’s carers should be a government priority
Johanna Wyn – NAPLAN testing does more harm than good
Clive Bean, Andrew Dodd, Ben Spies-Butcher, Carol Johnson, Frank Jotzo, Helen Dickinson, Janine O’Flynn, Megan Clark, Peter Dean, Rod Lamberts, Susan Harris Rimmer, and Veronica Sheen – Federal budget 2014: political experts react
Ramon Spaaij, & Dennis Hemphill – Are we doing enough to promote integrity in sport?
Laura Poole-Warren, Alan Dench, Denise Cuthbert, Dick Strugnell and Zlatko Skrbis – $20 billion for medical research: but who will do the research?
Melissa Phillips – Manus violence report highlights the futility of offshore processing
Brenton Prosser – It’s not a crime to have ADHD
Ben Spies-Butcher – A fiscal crisis? It’s about political priorities and neglected choices
Anthony Harris, Jim Hyde, Karen Soldatic, Philip Clarke, Rob Moodie, and Stephen Duckett – Commission of Audit’s health hit list: experts respond
Veronica Sheen, Andrew Dodd, Ben Phillips, Ben Spies-Butcher,Geoff Sharrock, Glenn C. Savage, Gwilym Croucher, Helen Dickinson, Janine O’Flynn, Roy Green, Sinclair Davidson – Commission of Audit report released: experts respond
Andrew Jakubowicz – What’s on for SBS in the fight for public broadcasting’s future?
David Rowe – O’Farrell resignation: red wine, political blood and cultural memory
Catherine Strong – Two decades on, what remains of Kurt Cobain?
Alex Broom – Infection control: why doctors over-prescribe antibiotics
Andrew Jakubowicz – Who gets to write the script for our multicultural future?
Andrew Jakubowicz, Kevin Dunn, Rosalie Atie & Yin Paradies – What do Australian internet users think about racial vilification?
Raewyn Connell – What are you waving that Aussie flag for?
David Peetz & Georgina Murray – Class and climate: how financial warfare affects the air
Ben Wadham – The ADF and Julian Knight: a lesson on defence’s culture reform
Cathy Byrne – It’s time to expel religious extremism from schools
Melissa Phillips – Manus riots illustrate a failure of Australia’s refugee protection
David Rowe – Too much sport is barely enough: what makes Roy and HG funny?
Lucas Walsh – By the masses: the emergence of crowdfunded research in Australia
Nick Osbaldiston and George Van Doorn – More than a game: how attached are we to our teams?
Sophew Lewis, Karen Willis & Marika Franklin – Don’t panic! Healthy consumers look online for medical advice
Ben Wadham – With Navy’s record of abuse, asylum boat claims can’t be ignored
Ramon Spaaij & Karen Farquharson – Azarenka, Tsonga and the sexism that chokes women’s tennis
David Rowe – Sport, Sochi and the rising challenge of the activist athlete
Yolande Strengers – Dream homes of the future still stuck in the past
Riaz Hassan – Curriculum review: Western civilisation’s legacy has a dark side
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Andrew Jakubowicz – The two Tims, the IPA and the future of human rights in Australia
David Rowe – Political favours and the rights of TV sport audiences
Theresa Petray – Punishing truancy is not the answer in Indigenous communities
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David Rowe – The Ashes: where the indigestible meets the indelible
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Ben Wadham – Tinkering with tribalism: women and cultural change in the ADF
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