Currently, Australia has three years before it completely uses up its carbon budget. The results of this year’s federal election will either quicken or prolong this process, Penny D Sackett and Will Steffen write.
This week on the Democracy Sausage podcast, Mark Kenny chats to Marija Taflaga, Jill Sheppard, Kim Rubenstein, and Quentin Grafton about a campaign week dominated by candidate problems and the theatre of the Labor launch.
This week on the Democracy Sausage podcast, Mark Kenny chats to Marija Taflaga, Ian McAllister, Liz Hanna, and Sky News’ Kieran Gilbert about a campaign week dominated by dental care, polls, and postal votes.
Amidst a lack of discussion around higher education policy, the Australian Greens’ proposal to make undergraduate studies free, though unlikely to be passed, might be the key to sparking greater interest, Margaret Thornton writes.