The Sydney Institute


Magna Carta and the rule of law in the digital age

In this speech, Malcolm Turnbull talks about balancing security and individual liberty. Introduction Tonight I am going to talk about balancing security and individual liberty. It is a balance our Government has, I believe, got right. But in order to ensure we continue to do...
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The new generation gap: ending the age of entitlement for governments

Dominic Perrottet (New South Wales Minister for Finance and Services) suggests that the biggest threat to the future prospects of young people today are governments that are too big, that are too greedy, and are stuck in the past. He suggests that a new model...

Finkelstein media report and media regulation – two views

The Sydney Institute's Gail Hambly and Matthew Ricketson provide insight and opinion on the latest media regulation reforms and the Finkelstein media report. Total running time: 1:05:40

NSW Family and Community Services: From managing disadvantage to breaking it

New South Wales Minister for Community Services and Women, Pru Goward speaks about managing and breaking disadvantage.

Pluralists, partisans and public discourse

Maurice Newman, chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, discusses the roles of public and private broadcasters in engaging with and providing public discourse.