Consumerism and the silly season

2004 - Volume 7 Number 8

While Christmas sees Australians heading for the shops in record numbers, consumerism happens all year round. But excessive consumerism can have harmful effects on both people and the planet


Crisis in Dafur: The hidden war of Sudan

2004 - Volume 7 Number 7

Recent conflict in this western region of the Sudan has exacerbate an ongoing political struggle over power and resources that has seen more than 2 million people die since 1983.


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Election Report Card - Number 2

Volume 7 Number 6

This special edition of Just Comment examines the policy positions of the different parties in the lead up to the 2004 federal election. This edition we examine the policies of health, education, housing and national security.


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