Australia has some of the most restrictive labour laws in the globe. With further laws recently introduced, our stagnant wage growth is set to get worse.
This morning, Tim Costello said that Christians fearing persecution in Australia should “calm down”. However, the perception of a threat to religion, and the judgments made to offer that protection, are not new.
The plan to build bars in the underground tunnels under St. James station is quintessentially Sydney. We love to elevate the gaudy possibilities instead of fixing what doesn’t work.
The censorship laws in this country do not reflect our modern experience. Instead, our government is making our choices for us.
In a bill that was rushed through last week, the Turnbull government has clamped down on freedom of expression under the guise of national security.