Russell Marks

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102 ENTRIES Russell Marks is a lawyer and an honorary research associate at La Trobe University. He is the author of Crime and Punishment: Offenders and Victims in a Broken Justice System (Black Inc., 2015). 



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Debt, deficits and averting disaster

Are we really stealing from our kids to fund a debt crisis?

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Nothing but a dream

Why does the right want to Americanise Australia?

Racism in Australia

Deeper water

Charlie Hebdo, free speech, multiculturalism and 18C

Health system

A bitter pill

The government alienates doctors and patients over $20 GP fee

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Death drive

What drives Tony Abbott's need to fail?

Gathering storm

The assault on self-determination in the West

Australian Politics

There is no Left

A figment of the Right's imagination

Australian Politics

Cringing

Tony Abbott at the G20 leaders' retreat

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Little kings

On the spot fines and the unchecked power of Melbourne's transport officers

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Leaps and bounds

The war on terror comes to Adelaide Oval

Australian education

Education and its discontents

Recently The Monthly published online a collection of excerpts from real history essays by undergraduate university students. ‘A Rich History of Failure’, by pseudonymous author ‘Professor Neve R. Stenning-Stihl’, prompted a …

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Tony Abbott Said...

“I probably should, I suppose, apologise now for all my errors of the past and make a clean breast of them … and ask the public to judge me from this point.” -Press conference on becoming leader of the Liberal Party, 1 December 2009   What …