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The UK’s Hansard Society finds the vast majority of British voters don't believe they can influence politics and think the behaviour of politicians is declining.
Internet privacy activist Richard Stallman writes in Wired magazine that online surveillance by governments must be reined in if democracy is to survive.
Seongyi Yun and Hee Min of Kyung Hee University argue that South Korea has a significant democratic deficit.
The Australian government's secrecy in the way it handles asylum-seekers is undermining its democratic accountability, writes Alex Reilly of the University of Adelaide.
The University of Melbourne's Mark Triffitt argues democracy is in crisis.
Professor Emeritus Cheryl Saunders and ABC Radio National host Jonathan Green in conversation about Australia's federal democracy.
Australian democracy is being starved of oxygen argues the co-author of 'Governomics', Miriam Lyons.
Australia should take lessons from the British experience and have a truly independent Speaker, argues Ryan Goss from the ANU.
Robyn Eckersley of the University of Melbourne argues that the Anthropocene, an epoch of human-driven planetary change, should prompt us to address the lack of democratic accountability in the area of ecology and environmental protection.
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