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Julia Gillard: 'We can make a difference' in education

The former Australian prime minister on her work with the Global Partnership for Education.

The US and the pro-Israel lobby

We debate the issue with Alan Dershowitz, and also challenge former Australia PM Julia Gillard on refugees.

Education Is The Key To All Global Development Goals (Q&A With Julia Gillard)

UNESCO estimates 124 Million children are currently not in school. That’s a positive improvement—the number was 200 Million just 15 years ago. Still, as Julia Gillard, former Prime Minister of Australia, explained, “aid to education in developing countries dropped by almost 8 percent between 2010 and 2013 while overall development [...]

Julia Gillard: 'Speak out for education.'

Global Partnership for Education As the UN prepares to host the General Assembly and the Global Goals for Sustainable Development Summit, I talk to Julia Gillard, former Prime Minister of Australia and Chair of the Global Partnership...Show More Summary

Column - No poll bounce for Turnbull, who now badly needs Liberals to forgive him

T HE Liberals should worry after the weekend’s Canning by-election — is Malcolm Turnbull their Julia Gillard? Have they repeated Labor’s fiasco of…

Summers suddenly sees no sexism

Had Tony Abbott told Julia Gillard to shut her “big fat trap” I am absolutely certain Anne…

Vital that business and universities unite: Julia Gillard

Former PM says a disconnect between businesses and the education sector will hamstring Australia’s future.

Gillard loses faith in the public that didn’t want her

Julia Gillard was against gay marriage, now she’s for it. She was for a…

Former Australian PM Julia Gillard Comes Out in Support of Marriage Equality

3 months agoLGBT / Gay :

Photo via WikiCommons/Kate Lundy As Prime Minister of Australia, Labor leader Julia Gillard was outspoken about her opposition to marriage equality. Citing her feminist beliefs, she said that her stance stemmed from resistance to the...Show More Summary

Former Australian PM Julia Gillard Comes Out in Support of Marriage Equality

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Out Traveler G.P.S.

The country's current Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, has repeatedly thwarted legislative attempts. read more

Former Australian PM Julia Gillard Comes Out for Marriage Equality, Blasts Tony Abbott

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Former Australian PM Julia Gillard has made an about-face on the issue of marriage equality, telling a crowd in a speech at the College of Law and Justice in Melbourne that her “idiosyncratic” vote against same-sex marriage (while she had… The post Former Australian PM Julia Gillard Comes Out for Marriage Equality, Blasts Tony Abbott appeared first on Towleroad.

Column - Why is Bronwyn Bishop punished but not Tony Burke?

SOMETHING stinks about the persecution of Bronwyn Bishop. If I were Julia Gillard, I’d scream “misogyny!” Because answer this: why is Bishop the…

Rudd blasts Gillard as a union pawn

Julia Gillard the feminist was just doing the will of men,…

Illegal Immigration and Politics--in Australia

Clive James makes an arresting point in a review of a new book by John Howard, the former prime minister of Australia. Howard was succeeded by Kevin Rudd, Julia Gillard, Rudd again, and then Tony Abbott. Howard and Abbott are on the right, Rudd and Gillard on the left. Show More Summary

Will Wong and Shorter repay us?

Hypocrites. Damn hypocrites: Senior Labor figures, including Bill Shorten, Julia Gillard, Wayne Swan, Penny Wong and Nicola Roxon, have claimed $13,600 in…

A sorry from Labor to Indonesia might suit it better

Labor under Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard enraged Indonesia by: - banning overnight live cattle exports to feed Indonesians. - putting “sugar…

"We've Sent Them Away To Die": Tony Windsor Lashes Out At Hard-Line Refugee Policies

The former Independent, who helped Julia Gillard form government in 2010, is weighing a return to politics.

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