Weak campaign finance laws mean Australia money in elections lacks protection against huge donors
Australia articles on Democracy Chronicles
News about the struggle for better democracy in Australia. In Australia, voting is compulsory and citizens participate in multiparty elections to choose representatives for the Parliament. Its unique election system is a focus of interest around the globe. Also check out our section on World Democracy.
Mandatory voting takes place in dozens of countries and leads to much better outcomes. Voting Should be Mandatory!!!
Prime Minister Rudd debates Australia PM candidates his conservative opponent in frank public
Controversial leaker of government secrets Julian Assange confident of Australia election campaign
Political system sees introduction of new Australia political party backed by billionaire
Highly controversial Wikileaks Julian Assange could win election in home country Australia
Controversial figure Julian Assange running with allies in Wikileaks running candidates in Australia elections
Winning an election could grant path to personal freedom for dissident privacy advocate Julian Assange in Australia
Australia’s ruling party expected to lose big in coming national elections: Australia has found the rise of China, Asia as new challenge towards economy
Australian company assists dictatorship in propaganda during planted China reporter controversy