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The Moral Ethic of ADF Employment Rights

By Kay Danes* OAM

Abstract:

This article challenges the moral ethic around the inequities of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) workplace and what should be every member’s right, foremost as a civil right, to access fair and equal opportunity in their profession. It is a topical article that seeks to inspire discourse and analysis of the lack of official recognition of the employee to employer status for ADF members and to challenge the antiquated view that they serve on privilege alone. Continue reading »

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