How can we help you?

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One of the reasons I am running this campaign is because I feel modern politics has lost something vitally important. It seems politicians no longer serve the interests of the people. They are obsessed with reelection or their own party’s interests or ideology or what they think is popular. We… Read more »

How To Vote In An Australian Election

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Australia is almost unique in the world because we have compulsory voting. Only a handful of other countries in the world have compulsory voting laws and still fewer where the laws are enforced. If you are an Australian citizen aged over 18, you have a legal obligation to vote. Originally… Read more »

Was Carl Sagan an environmentalist?

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Carl Sagan is one of the most notable astrophysicists of the twentieth century because he used his considerable communication skills to popularise the sciences of astronomy, astrophysics and astrobiology. One of Carl Sagans books because with a passage which has become famously known as a reflection on the ‘pale blue… Read more »

The Future of Employment and Automation in the Economy

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We are on the cusp of seeing another revolution on the same or greater scale than the industrial revolution, and information revolution. The development of artificial intelligence is beginning to mean that at a fundamental level, tasks which were performed by humans are now being performed by machines. Machines can… Read more »

Housing Affordability Crisis and Solutions

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Australia wide with a concentration in the major cities, particularly Sydney, there is a crisis of housing affordability where young people are being locked out of the housing market. The Australian dream of owning one’s own home is disappearing and home ownership is becoming more an issue of intergenerational transfer… Read more »

Health Policy Statement

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Australia has one of the best public health systems in the world. The strength of our public health system helps maintain our high quality of life and longevity and assists the patients most in need of medical care. The mixed private-public system also has the advantage of creating imperatives for… Read more »

Political Values

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Political values help us identify and communicate our preferences in relation to the social and political world we inhabit. Here are the things I place the highest value on politically speaking: – Individual liberty and freedom of speech, thought and association – Democracy based upon the rule of law –… Read more »

What are the most important issues to Australians?

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I believe that the first step to effective leadership is to listen. The Australian people need and deserve a government that listens to the requests of the people and acts on them when they are appropriate. My vision for Australia is to build on the great work of our forefathers… Read more »

Chaos in the United States Over Migration Order

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One of the first acts of the Trump administration was to enact a presidential order which temporarily banned the citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen from entering the United States even if they had permanent residence in the United States. The order led to chaos at… Read more »

Progress on Renewable Energy in Australia

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Until now, Australia has had a disturbing lack of progress in renewable energy although it looks like that could be about to change. Mike Cannon-Brookes, the founder of Atlassian, perhaps Australia’s biggest startup, challenged Elon Musk to help South Australia fix its energy problems. Up until now South Australia and… Read more »