WHAT SORT OF GOVERNMENT DO AUSTRALIANS DESERVE?
“…Good government requires robust institutions, political
leadership and competent public servants. But fundamentally, it requires an
informed, empowered and mobilised citizenry – change rarely comes about without
“Philosopher Joseph de Maistre famously said, ‘every nation
gets the government it deserves’. My view is that we deserve nothing less than
the very best. We need to insist upon governments that will tackle the great
challenges of our time with passion and purpose.”
Solved by Andrew Wear
(3 vote(s), average 4.3 out of 5)
Time to Grasp the Tax Nettle!
With the 20th anniversary of the introduction of GST, the calls for tax reform are rising.
We should re-think and re-focus our ta
(1 vote(s), average 5 out of 5)
Make political parties more accountable!
Members, not warlords, should be running political parties by Prof George Williams AO"The bad behaviour of our politicians can hid
(2 vote(s), average 3.5 out of 5)
Liberal Democracy: Renewal
Prof Tom Daly of University of Melbourne's School of
Government talks about the decay and challenges facing liberal democrac
(2 vote(s), average 5 out of 5)