The contentious higher education reform bill passed parliament today, and many academics are furious.
Renewed calls for an Australian republic reignite the decades-old debate.
Through history student protesters have created massive social change, but campuses are not the hotbeds of discontent they once were.
What does social media mean for the public sphere and democracy?
The international war on media freedom makes the AAP Newswire service critical, not only in Australia but also in the Pacific region.
WA’s easing of restrictions could lead to complacency, frontline workers and experts warn.
Are calls to reopen state and regional borders a Pandora’s Box of trouble?
Experts say COVID-19 is pushing other problems like climate change to the back of people’s minds.
Thousands of arts workers left unemployed and uncertain following COVID-19 mass gathering bans.
Hundreds of new psychoactive drugs are being introduced to Australia, with most of their users unknowingly taking them.
The local government elections have come and gone, and voting is not in the forefront for most WA residents.
A series of rallies in Perth this week is setting up a major protest demanding action on the climate crisis.
First veteran strategy to give helping hand to our Indigenous war heroes.
After years of campaigning, volunteers have a euthanasia bill now before parliament.
Education experts claim government has underfunded schools and not met promises.
Predictable and consistent representation in Federal parliament needs to change for a wider variety of voices to be heard
There are claims by political candidates that this is the “dirtiest” campaign ever.