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The power of data in smart city developments

Developments in data science and analysis have been beneficial in managing key social areas such ...  
#3 TOP STORY OF 2019: Robodebt claims the life of a 19-year-old mum

Unlike Kevin Rudd's flawed 'pink batts' rollout, deaths caused by the Coalition's monstrous r ...  
#5 TOP STORY OF 2019: The four doctors who voted against Medevac

The Coalition eventually succeeded in getting the Medevac repeal bill through the Senate in ...  
Grief and rage: The emotional impact of a nation on fire

During times of great tragedy and duress such as our bushfire crisis, we need to find a way to ...  
A left-wing critique of the NDIS

While the NDIS has made some positive inroads, it has some way to go to fulfil its ambitious ...  
The tiny town of Braidwood is running out of water

As the NSW Southern Tablelands enters its third dry summer, one tiny town faces water restrictions ...  
Berejiklian and Morrison's eerie silence on bushfires and Sydney water quality fears

With bushfires now encroaching on Sydney and surrounds, experts have now expressed concerns for ...  
The repeal of Medevac legislation sets an ugly precedent

The Coalition's decision to repeal a law that secures healthcare rights for refugees is astound ...  
Medevac law should not be repealed: It saves lives

The Government’s traditional scare campaign has failed to work, because Medevac transfers ...  
Australia’s energy policies are doctors’ business

The Government's insistence on clinging to fossil fuel technology continues to have consequences ...  
More mental health funding is needed in Queensland’s rural areas

Due to lack of funding, counsellors in rural Queensland are being overworked and having resources ...  
Urban water industry still not reckoning with catastrophic climate change

Pollutants such as dangerous drug waste are contaminating our water system and having detrimental ...  
Morrison's medevac madness

Never let evidence, however abundant, trouble the minds of those at the Home Affairs department in ...  
Prison life in Rodrigo Duterte's Philippines: A personal story

Australian author Luke Williams gives a brutally honest account of life in a Filipino prison ...  
Pharmacists are overstepping moral boundaries

Despite having a code of ethics, pharmacists are becoming more invasive in patient privacy, ...  
Not seen, not heard: The plight of Lyme disease victims

Almost four years after a Senate Inquiry heard detailed accounts of the ongoing tragedy of Lyme ...  
Robodebt claims the life of a 19-year-old mum

Centrelink's robodebt scandal has been claiming the lives of people struggling with debt, yet our ...  
Gladys Berejiklian does something decent for once

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has shown support for a reform of archaic abortion laws, writes ...  

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