My latest piece on the state of the federal freedom of information system is published … Continue reading Closing down FOI: a case study in sneaky government
Images are powerful. They can shift the tide of history. The naked Vietnamese girl running … Continue reading The global refugee crisis – will the EU and the world choose compassion or fear?
My latest article on FOI reform in Australia ‘Next generation Freedom of Information – from … Continue reading Assessing FOI reform in Victoria and Commonwealth
The disclosure of the full business case for the East West road link in Melbourne … Continue reading FOI reform needed in Victoria amid East West Link fallout
The Conversation published my analysis of access to information and the federal budget.
In 2014 I’ll retain research focus on my two main areas: information access and media … Continue reading My Research in 2014
Mediawatch Sep 16 2013 Below is my full response to the questions from Mediawatch: What … Continue reading Mediawatch ABC: comment on shield laws for journalist
New Matilda and mojo published my last piece on media accountability. You can also read … Continue reading Media accountability debacle let the public down
In a recent article on news.com.au reporter Fiona Hudson clearly describes the problem with the … Continue reading The challenge of changing attitudes to information ownership and FOI
Most observers, researchers and commentators agree that there is a need for a comprehensive functionality … Continue reading Comprehensive assessment of FOI in Australia and submission to the federal FOI review