Reforming the ALP needs
restatement of objective, separation
from the Unions, no "Show and Tell".
Climate Change needs a summit, deliberative polling and a plebiscite.
Asylum Seekers should not
punished for arriving by boat.
Comments on a speech by Richard Marles
Messages to Malcolm Turnbull
Turnbull, Shorten, Marles on Manus and Nauru.
recognised as soon as it satisfies art.4
of UN Charter, with or without Israel's agreement.
Overseas deployments of Australian Forces should be approved by Parliament.
Treaties should be approved by Parliament.
Comments on Latham's speech on the US alliance, 2004.
The US/Australian Alliance. There is no alliance.
Improving the Australian political system.
to Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters, 2004: optional
preferential voting, Robson rotation, multiple nominations in H of R
seats, more use of deliberative polling.
Academic web site: history, philosophy and politics.
Ockham. Text editions and translations of 14th century philosopher
and political thinker who contributed much to the modern world.
Classical Music on You Tube.