Like what you've read?

On Line Opinion is the only Australian site where you get all sides of the story. We don't
charge, but we need your support. Here�s how you can help.

  • Advertise

    We have a monthly audience of 70,000 and advertising packages from $200 a month.

  • Volunteer

    We always need commissioning editors and sub-editors.

  • Contribute

    Got something to say? Submit an essay.

 The National Forum   Donate   Your Account   On Line Opinion   Forum   Blogs   Polling   About   
On Line Opinion logo ON LINE OPINION - Australia's e-journal of social and political debate


On Line Opinion is a not-for-profit publication and relies on the generosity of its sponsors, editors and contributors. If you would like to help, contact us.


RSS 2.0

'Young' but how 'free'?

February 2013 - 'Young' but how 'free'?

This topic looks at the state of civil liberties in Australia. How do we feel about them, how do we create and police them, and how do we rate against the rest of the world?

Please email contributions to

A century of civil liberties
by Daemon Singer - 6/03/2013 - 50 comments
Liberty dhimminished
by Babette Francis - 1/03/2013 - 17 comments
Our fragile liberty
by Bruce Haigh - 25/02/2013 - 98 comments
Civil liberties in the old deep north
by Evan Whitton - 22/02/2013

Back to 2013 Features
Back to Feature Archive main


About Us Search Discuss Feedback Legals Privacy