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Evatt Journal Vol. 3

Vol. 3, No. 6

News & views

Vale Jim Cairns & Edward Said

A tribute to Jim Cairns by Tom Uren. More

History wars

Paul Keating launches The history wars. More

Stuart Macintyre straightens the record. More

Carers of Australia unite!

Barbara Pocock discusses the work/life collision. More

Howard lines up the big one

It's Medicare, and it's serious, explains Julia Gillard. More

Refugees: is the tide turning?

Rowanne Couch reports on public opinion. More

Michael Moore's big ask

The follow-up to Stupid white men is out. More


America and the week that was

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

America and the week that was

Shadia Drury unpacks neoconservatism. More

Trust is priceless, observes Andrew Wilkie. More

The Asian century is dawning, argues Paul Keating. More

Is the US on the road to fascism, asks Abbott Gleason. More

New papers

Comparative international politics

Andrew Scott has some policy news for Labor. More

'White Slaves' & White Australia

Raelene Frances looks through the trade in sex workers. More →​

Vol. 3, No. 5

News & views

How to stop America

George Monbiot wants to globalise consent. More

Trade & labour: not so fast

The debate's evolving, explains John Langmore. More

Understanding religious fundamentalism

Randa Abdel-Fattah take up the issues. More

Australian egalitarianism in retreat

Frank Stilwell outlines the general arguments. More

Hugh Stretton recalls the history of liberal protest. More

Fred Argy's agenda for restoring equal opportunity. More

What do we do about those parties?

Stuart Hall looks at New Labour. More

Doug Cameron looks at postmodern Labor. More

What about the media?

Ken Parish replies to Tim Dunlop's essay on the weblogging phenomenon. More

Tony Moore critiques the war on the ABC, while Evan Jones excoriates the press for its coverage of the Iraq war. More

Union movement fires up

Sharan Burrow addresses ACTU Congress 2003. More

Greg Combet addresses ACTU Congress 2003. More

Speaking to the heart

Michael Kirby reflects on Mary Alice Evatt. More


Collisions: prospective, present & past

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

The work/life collision

We must find our own approaches to care, argues Barbara Pocock. More

Work & family: background paper. More

New papers

Keith Windschuttle's fabrication of Aboriginal history

Whitewash: Robert Manne introduces the major reply to Keith Windschuttle. More

Shayne Breen assesses the denigration of Tasmanian Aboriginal society. More

Naomi Parry rescues the reputation of an Aboriginal patriot. More

Vol. 3, No. 4

News & views

Coping with imperialism

Martha Nussbaum grieves for a fading vision of international community. More

Norman Madarasz rescues Plato from the neo-cons, eloquently. More

The new public intellectuals are out there

Tim Dunlop on 'weblogging'. More

On 'fabricating' history

Stuart Macintyre on Keith Windschuttle. More

Economic rationalism & privatisation

20 years on, Michael Pusey walks on the dark side. More

The UK's PPPs are rotting to the core, argues Colin Crouch. More

Vale Tas Bull

Rowan Cahill looks back at the wharfie leader's life. More


Wanted: accountability & equality

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

The Commonwealth budget, health & education

Labor leader Simon Crean's budget speech in reply. More

Frank Stilwell finds budget problems and trickery. More

Fred Argy remembers the 'forgotten people'. More

New papers

International jobs

John Langmore has a global jobs strategy. More

Vol. 3, No. 3

News & views

War & peace

It's up to us: Michael Albert interviews Noam Chomsky. More

Out of the rubble, the last of Paul McGeough's exceptional Baghdad despatches. More

Guantanamo Bay is a brutal double standard, explains George Monbiot. More

Is there a Gulf War syndrome, asks Natasha Johnson. More

Phillip Knightley reviews Paul McGeough's Manhattan to Baghdad. More


Patricia Ranald warns of the Australia-US Free Trade Agreement. More

Yet another PPP deal falls in a heap, reports Phil Revell. More

Australia is an unhappy & unfair country

We must focus on wellbeing, not growth, argues Clive Hamilton. More

Egalitarianism is in retreat, explains Fred Argy. More

And it's just getting worse

Now equal opportunity is to be thrown overboard, says Anne Summers. More

Working in America

A US study has lessons for Australia, reports Roy Green. More


What's next?

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

Intellectuals, democracy and empire

The Neo-cons have only just begun, says Joseph Cirincione. More

Robert Blecher traces the lines of the war's intellectual boosters. More

New papers

Towards the precipice

The latest stanza in Robert Brenner's remarkable history of the postwar world economy. More


Inserting a new dialectic: governance

We publish the chapter on globalisation and governance by Kevin Rudd from the Evatt Foundation's recent book, Globalisation: Australian Impacts (UNSW Press). More

Vol. 3, No. 2

News & views

On the eve of war

We're all anti-Bushies now, suggests Immanuel Wallerstein. More

Nelson Mandela thinks the US doesn't care for human beings. More

Howard's conviction sends democracy overboard, notes Ghassan Hage. More

Naomi Klein discusses civil disobedience. More

Powell made no case for war, explains Phyllis Bennis. More

The UK-plagiarised 'intelligence' incident. More

Give Tone Blair a break, pleads Linda Heard. More

Let's win without war, say Emmylou Harris, Lou Reed & 64 other musos. More


Water's being rapidly privatised, reports Center for Public Integrity. More

Appoint an inquiry into SA's power industry, argues John Spoehr. More

Shock: World Bank backs trade unions!

Official: unions lift workers & economies. Martin Lawrence reports. More

Meanwhile, a beautiful gift to the earth

Uncovered: an El Dorado of orchids in the Andes. Fred Pearce reports. More

The passing of the master historian

Martin Kettle appreciates the life of Christopher Hill. More

The 20th anniversary of the Hawke government

You've read the press: a major study is imminent, reveals Tony Moore. More


The first casualty

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

War, lies & the fourth estate

Chris Masters investigates journalism's murder mystery. More

Richard Ackland discusses Phillip Knightley and journalism. More

John Pilger introduces the new edition of Philip Knightley's classic. More

Phillip Knightley assesses the state of his craft. More

Memo to the media, from William Greider, Gore Vidal & other US writers. More


Thank you very much and good luck

Take in a wider perspective. We publish the chapter on globalisation and the media by Terry Flew & Stuart Cunningham from Evatt's book, Globalisation: Australian Impacts. More

The first casualty: your essential guide

The new edition of Phillip Knightley's classic study of war correspondents is now available for purchase from the Evatt Foundation. Discount for Evatt members. More

Vol. 3, No. 2

News & views

The coming war

Statements by the ALP, the Greens, the Democrats, and the ACTU. More

What exactly has oil got to do with it? Michael Klare explains. More


Michael Doran examines bin Laden's strategy. More

Dylan's Thunder

May rock 'n' roll be relevant, pleads Ron Jacobs. More

Ireland loses the plot

Investing in the knowledge-based economy, by Roy Green. More

The 'fabrication' of Aboriginal history

John Quiggin scrutinises Keith Windschuttle. More


WA & NSW jump on the PPP bandwagon, reports David Carey. More

Sydney's inaugural heterodox economists conference

It was an excellent start, reports Peter Kriesler. More

The father of the NSW House retires

Ron Dyer's valedictory speech. More

Looking back on 2002

How the Tampa sailed into 2002, by Robert Manne. More

There's always a progressive alternative, says Frank Stilwell. More


Looking to Europe

President's perspective, by Bruce Childs. More

Europe versus the US

Will Hutton recounts the differences in his European Lecture. More

New papers

The state of political economy

in the 50th issue of JAPE, Frank Stilwell surveys the movement. More

How did Australia's unions grow?

Rae Cooper & Greg Patmore look at trade union organising & labour history. More

Public debt policy

Bill Mitchell challenges the Evatt Foundation's submission. More

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