Raimond Gaita

Conference paper

Castan Centre for Human Rights Law Same sex marriage forum

Same sex marriage is one of the most controversial human rights issues in the developed world. At a public forum held in May 2005 presenters discussed a range of issues including the legal implications of same sex marriage, recent legal developments in Australia and overseas...

When politicians lie: reflections on truth, politics and patriotism

In this essay for the GR's Addicted to Celebrity edition, Raimond Gaita argues that the "cynical expectation that politicians will lie to protect their party or their own careers" reveals "how impoverished our life with the language of politics has become". The consequences of this...