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John Mendoza on the Productivity Commission mental health review

The federal government has announced the Productivity Commission will review mental health in Australia and advise the best ways to support and improve national mental wellbeing.
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China to roll out controversial 'social credit' system

Ever wondered why it's important to recognise the Chinese totalitarian system for what it is? This story explains why.
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My Health record: the government wants to access your data until 30 years after you die

Unless you opt-out by mid-October, the Federal Government will create an online record of your health details that it can access for the rest of your life and beyond - even if you ask for it to be deleted. Privacy advocates are warning people to...
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Winston Peters defends NZ's right to "speak plainly to our friends", after China expresses displeasure over South China Sea comments

New Zealand's recently released Strategic Defence Policy Statement has some frank language about China's actions in the South China Sea and its wider ambitions, and Beijing isn't happy about it.
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University funding freeze to hit regional campuses hardest

Universities struck by a federal government funding freeze will be forced to go without up to 15% of their base funding.