First, change the constitution. Then, negotiate the detailed design of the First Nations voice to parliament: this is the only way to bring about meaningful reform.
Dean Smith on the pros and risks of new religious freedom protections.
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Western Australia Liberal Senator Dean Smith is a man of forthright opinions, not afraid to take on fights within his party.
The PM came to power as the anti-establishment candidate. Now he could be the next victim of populist ire.
What should have been a debate about constitutional reform has turned into a battle for the premiership, thanks to a schoolboy error by the incumbent.
The Brexit vote was the outcome of the disillusionment and disengagement that have permeated the UK. Many Europeans share that mood, which is why both the UK and EU need radical democratic surgery.
Paul Kagame, the President of Rwanda, has carefully orchestrated a constitutional reform that allows him to remain in power for the next 18 years.
The circumstances may be unique, but the disgraced peer is part of a wider problem.
A defeat for Indigenous constitutional recognition would be disastrous and demoralising. But history tells us that even worthy proposals with bipartisan support are not assured of success.
Why everyone should be worried about TTIP and CETA.
Plaid did not fare as well as its Scottish cousin in the general election - and history can tell us why.
It's obvious why the Smith Commission would never work.
An unprecedented package of powers has been welcomed by Manchester authorities, while the public is left wondering.
Could devolution for regions like Cornwall and Yorkshire be in the offing?
All political parties are sitting up and paying attention to 'English questions', but only some offer a truly democratic approach.