Independent Politics
Independents could usher in new democratic era, starting with Wentworth

Polls are showing a triumph within reach for Allegra Spender as the popularity of Independent ...  
FIN is the real deal in fight for anti-corruption commission

While many parties promise a federal ICAC, FIN is the only party truly committed to eradicating ...  
Victorian Socialists — the invisible campaign

An independent Victorian party is hoping to make a loud voice against the Government's profits- ...  
Panic in Kooyong — The threat to the Australian Liberal Party

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg seems to be fighting a losing battle for his Melbourne seat of Kooyon ...  
KERRYN PHELPS: Coalition go for teal in The Corflute Games

From legal challenges to political subterfuge, welcome to the dramatic world surrounding election ...  
KERRYN PHELPS: Why Independents are the teal deal

The Independent movement has risen on the determination to restore the integrity that our two-p ...  
Most families have a sad story to tell about Australia's aged care system

As I meet voters in the electorate of Bradfield, where I’m standing as an independent candidate ...  
Mainstream media targets Independent candidate spending

Recent articles focusing on the social media spending of Independent candidates are the latest ...  
Benefits of Australia's compulsory voting system largely illusory

Time and time again, we are told that making people vote improves representation and representa ...  
Change in voting system might save us all

A legislative change made in 2016 may help remove power from political candidates threatening to ...  
Liberal Party in fear of Independents

Independent candidates in blue ribbon seats promising action on corruption, climate change and the ...  
Independents can revolutionise Australian politics

Electing independents is the answer to curing the problems facing Australia's democracy, writes ...  
KERRYN PHELPS: Coalition threatened by Independent movement

Independent politicians, particularly women, are becoming a strong voice against the ineptitude of ...  
How an influx of independents could change Parliament for the worse

Significant change is often made by holding government and independents rarely, if ever, wield ...  
Australia's approval of gas projects lighting climate change fires

The gas development in the Beetaloo Basin is guaranteed to accelerate and worsen climate change ...  
If trust equals political currency, the Coalition is broke

The only way to end the rorts and deceit damaging Australia's fragile political trust is to demand ...  
Eden-Monaro By-Election a chance to reject Coalition Government

The political class acts as if the Government should be taken seriously, but it's grossly ...  
New Liberals back candidate Karen Porter in Eden-Monaro by-election

Hope for progressive politics is emerging in the form of a new party and independent candidate ...  

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