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Queensland — it's time to stop swearing at the Queen

With the swathe of recent elections, perhaps it's time to reconsider the absurd nature of the ...  
An Australian republic: Why it remains our best choice

Australia should persist in republicanism because it is our best chance to improve the lives of ...  
Australia is bearing the burden of too many Crowns

The British system of constitutional monarchy is outdated and complicated, and we would fare ...  
Wattle Day for an inclusive Australia Day

Grassroots calls to move Australia Day to Wattle Day, mean our national day will no longer to be ...  
The crucial role of poets in an Australian republic

The inclusion of poets in a republic would provide marginalised elements of society with an ...  
Becoming a republic will fix our broken system

Governance of Australia's regions should be determined by its natural resources and not imaginary ...  
The Australian republic must enshrine rights for all

The republic proposal must include substantive protections for the disadvantaged, writes Dr Robert ...  
An Australian republic must be founded on a non-violent society

If Australia is to become a republic, we must first address violence within our society, partic ...  
Remembering Ted Smout: Queensland’s last WW1 veteran

The Sandgate, Queensland man who fought for king and country in World War I became a staunch ...  
Jenny Hocking's heroic palace coup is a victory for truth

Professor Jenny Hocking's victory in the release of the Palace letters is a significant one for ...  
Palace letters add to the history of the Whitlam Dismissal

Hundreds of letters between the Queen and Governor-General of Australia relating to the Dismissal ...  
Political lessons from history in becoming a republic

In order for Australia to move forward towards independence, it's important to take a look back at ...  
An Australian republic must inspire and include all

As social movements build in opposition to authoritarian populism around the world, we have to ...  
Ten years of truth: Happy birthday, Independent Australia!

Independent Australia turns ten today. History editor Dr Glenn Davies looks back over the last ...  
Political leaders must show conviction in pushing for republic

A quarter-century after Paul Keating proposed an Australian republic, David Muir suggests it has ...  
High Court ruling on the Palace letters could bear explosive consequences

Much hangs on the opening of correspondence between Buckingham Palace and Governor-General Kerr in ...  
Wren's Week: National Cabinet should be a model for government reform

The success of the National Cabinet's operation during the pandemic could be a model for a better ...  
Palace letters: Dismissal truths revealed in John Kerr autobiography omissions

Omissions from Sir John Kerr's autobiography have raised a number of questions regarding the royal ...  
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