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Brexit, Turnbull and fake stability

There are lessons for Australia from the Brexit vote but they have little to do with economic ...  
A tale of two campaigns: The Australian and Spanish elections compared

Tim Ginty analyses the Spanish and Australian elections and finds a common structural shift ...  
Australia's ongoing cultural cringe

Australia's inferiority complex is alive and well and needs to change before we lose our best and ...  
Bring on the Republic of Queensland

This weekend saw the 90th birthday celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II in Britain. Out here in the ...  
Get your Queen off our fiver!

Queen Elizabeth II is 90 today — 21 April 2016. It has always seemed absurd that Australians ...  
Why is it so hard to change the flag?

As New Zealanders vote to keep the flag of the British Empire, Dr Benjamin Thomas Jones asks how ...  
The debilitated wombat and the understated kiwi

Former Bondi inhabitant, New Zealander David Meech, describes some of the more noteworthy features ...  
Aussie Republic heats up

The announcement yesterday by the premiers and chief ministers supporting an Australian Head of ...  
Australia Day: Invasion Day

Natalie Cromb, IA's Indigenous affairs editor, asks us to give thought to those that are ...  
Gregalitopia: A new Aussie anthem

Dermot Daley offers a new national anthem and throws in his free blueprint for a democratic ...  
Australia's day for secrets, flags and cowards

John Pilger writes about the significance of 26 January for Indigenous Australians — a history ...  
Saving the Great Barrier Reef: One picture at a time

Lachlan Barker fights the lunacy of mining our Great Barrier Reef with a new approach: the spir ...  
Why Australia doesn’t have a Bernie Sanders

Gerard May compares Australia's economic position with "The Great Recession" facing the U.S. and ...  
Let's dump our anthem's outdated lyrics and replace with these: Australia We Share

Let's face it, Advance Australia Fair simply doesn't cut it as a national anthem in this modern ...  
Sorry, Scott Morrison, my family won’t be singing Advance Australia Fair

Scott Morrison wants all Australian schoolchildren to be forced to stand and sing Australia's ...  
Racism? Bigotry? Discrimination? No worries, mate, she'll be right!

As shown recently, Australia does actually have a few "worries, mate" — such as our fear of the ...  
National Wattle Day — a time to reflect on our republican future

Wattle Day is celebrated annually on the first day of spring, today, the 1st of September and ...  
AUS1st (Part 3): A safe, unifying, evolutionary pathway to our fully sovereign future.

"The challenge for Australian republicans”. In the third of his four-part series, Ross Garrad ...  
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