WA Election 2017: The analysis

The 2017 WA state election was a serious defeat for conservative parties in what has previously been one of their richest strongholds. Labor's electoral victory was the largest in WA history. Why was this success so great? This presentation, by two of the most credible analysts in WA, breaks down voting patterns and presents the findings of focus group and other qualitative research.   Continue reading

Parliamentary Enquiry into Community Energy projects

Australian Fabians Vic Branch In conjunction withLEAN (Labor Environment Action Network)   Continue reading

William Bowe on the 2016 Federal Election

ABC and Crikey election analyst, William Bowe on progressive voting and demographics of the 2016 Federal election.  Continue reading

Community and Unions

Video and file of slides from an address to the WA Fabians by Amanda Tattersall. Continue reading

What Can State Governments Do?

The Hon Daniel Mookhey MLC is a member of the NSW Legislative Council Continue reading

Housing Affordability in Crisis

Fabian Seminar, Housing Affordability in Crisis.  [Ben Spies-Butcher, Mark Bonanno] Continue reading

Why Labor Supports Trade

Author: Penny Wong is Leader of the Opposition in the Senate and Shadow Minister for Trade Continue reading

A Progressive Future for Cities

Author: Linda Scott is a Labor Councillor for the City of Sydney. She was elected in 2012 after being selected by 4,000 people in Labor's first community preselection. Continue reading

NSW Post-Election Forum

Author: Tim Ayers is the NSW Secretary of the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union Continue reading

The demonisation of Keynes and a progressive response to the Americanisation of the Right

Author: The Hon Wayne Swan MP is former Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer of Australia Continue reading