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The fashion industry: When racism walks down the runway

Rather than capitalising on contemporary issues for profit, the fashion industry must stand with ...  
Australia sides with U.S. in South China Sea dispute

As tensions rise in the South China Sea, Australia has closely engaged with Washington's anti-C ...  
The Israel lobby and media independence

The media skews towards affording pro-Israel voices a substantial amount of exposure, largely ...  
NBN cost blowout means it is poor value for money

The Government must act to make the NBN commercially viable, writes Paul Budde.  
Paid pandemic leave key to stem COVID-19 spread and unemployment

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) has called for a comprehensive plan from the Morr ...  
The digital and sharing economy is unstoppable

The pandemic has shown us that some of the early models in the so-called sharing economy have ...  
How Melbourne’s events sector workers have struggled in the pandemic

William Olson gives a first-hand account of how Melbourne's hospitality industry was affected ...  
'Game of mates' being played in COVID-19 Commission

Scott Morrison has been running his COVID-19 Commission as a 'game of mates', particularly in the ...  
Now is the time to reduce overlong working hours

As Australians are working longer hours, the COVID-19 pandemic is an opportunity to reset the ...  
Are we building a mediocre NBN for the future?

While the NBN has responded quite well to the demands of COVID-19, further steps must be taken so ...  
Sport, alcohol and gambling: A recipe for mind control?

While we are distracted by sport and pacified by alcohol and gambling, big business is winning ...  
City-as-a-service — a new business and investment model

A mutually beneficial system between councils and private companies should be in place for inve ...  
Sky News, ABC cuts and creeping populism: Australia becoming the U.S.

Australia is treading a dangerous path of media concentration, neoliberal government and little ...  
Harnessing technology to connect us and grow the economy

There certainly is a lot of interest in machine-to-machine communication (M2M) and the internet of ...  
How China's Virgin Australia sold out the national interest

A story involving an aviation project backed by Chinese companies was shut down after media ...  
Artificial intelligence is on the rise

New developments and opportunities are opening up in artificial intelligence, says Paul Budde.  
McManus says disappointing pay rise short-changes workers

Fair Work Commission’s paltry pay rise will leave many Australian workers struggling to feed ...  
Unemployment numbers likely worse than projected

Unemployment in Australia has been baking for a long time.  

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