All Australians are not equal. The 500,000-plus citizens of the Northern Territory and the Australian Capital Territory are discrimated against under the Australian Constitution and by laws of the Australian Parliament, contrary to international human ri…

A cascade of more than 50 Acts tackling ‘anti-terrorism’ – short-term reactions to then-perceived threats – have engulfed Australian society since 2001. Over the next decade or so, there’s a need to re-balance the legislation to better reflect the co…

Susan Carew is a CLA member dedicated to values education and social empowerment. She has clowned with Patch Adams in Russia, in hospitals and on the streets, and in 2008 undertakes further peace and conflict studies in Thailand. Here, she tells how trut…