Liberty loses in the Budget

Cartoon with thanks to John Ditchburn, InkcinctCivil liberties and human rights lost out in Budget 2013. Not only did they lose to the police, security-like agencies and the spooks by not receiving funds, but some civil justice and human rights areas we…

2012: Year of the Boiling Frog

“The number and variety of threats to civil liberties of Australians during 2012 approached almost unprecedented levels,” says John Roskam, head of the Institute of Public Affairs. When commentators from all sides of politics start sounding warnings, it…

VALE: Michael Atchison

Cartoonist Michael Atchison OAM died in February 2009 – CLA salutes his contribution to the community, including the four cartoons he generously donated to the CLA touring exhibition, ‘Laughing With Knives’. During 40 years at the Adelaide Advertiser, A…