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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 ...  
When the Queen's birthday isn't even a birthday, it's time to move on

The lack of any public activity around the Queen’s Birthday shows how the concept of monarchy is ...  
Commonwealth Day and the sound of crickets

Australia's lack of interest in Commonwealth Day is a reflection of our desire to break from the ...  
JENNY HOCKING: What the Queen knew about the Whitlam Government dismissal

Historical myths die hard. And historical myths have plagued our understanding of the dismissal of ...  
No captain’s picks in an Australian republic

Scott Morrison has chosen the next Governor-General without any consultation. The captain’s ...  
Someone is missing from the republic debate

Malcolm Turnbull’s failure to advocate for an Australian republic has put the spotlight on the ...  
Peter FitzSimons and Australia's search for independence

Terra Australis has come a long way since the rebellion of 1854 but that last step, to becoming a ...  
Paving the way for independence: Citizen’s Day instead of Queen's Birthday

Is it time we cut the apron strings and replaced the outdated Queen's Birthday occasion with a ...  
Wattle you be doing on National Wattle Day?

The wattle tree has found its way into Australian republican symbolism, writes history editor Dr ...  
Monarchists seem to fear a popular uprising

Some high-profile monarchists are now more strident in their attacks on Bill Shorten’s plan for ...  
Our great unfinished project: The Australian republic

Today is the anniversary of the formation of the Australian Republic Movement, established on 7 ...  
Happy eighth birthday, Independent Australia!

Today is Independent Australia’s eighth birthday. Congratulations from history editor Glenn ...  
EDITORIAL: Barry Everingham's final deadline

IA is in mourning as our famous and highly esteemed senior correspondent, Barry Everingham, died ...  
The DINSRA: A roadmap to an Australian Republic

Dermot Daley introduces the Democratic Independent Neutral Secular Republic of Australia in ...  

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