Simon Morgan

Free votes: a free reform

21 October 2017 9:00 am

When the dispiriting kabuki theatre that is the same-sex marriage survey finally reaches its denouement next month, focus will again…

Chicken Little on workplace relations — and plain old chicken

28 February 2017 7:15 pm

There’s been more chicken than Colonel Sanders himself could handle in Canberra this week, as the debate about Sunday penalty rates…

Reconciliation: let’s focus on the achievable referendum

21 October 2016 7:03 am

Readers of Flat White will have noted John Stone’s preview of a forum held at Parliament House on Wednesday. The purpose of the event was to…

Time for business to remember its values and cut the Kofi breaks

24 August 2016 7:15 am

Back in the days when Kofi Anan possessed the biggest blue helmet of them all as UN Secretary General, a…

Has anybody here seen Labor’s Bobby?

20 February 2016 9:00 am

Seven weeks after the release of the final report of the Royal Commission Into Trade Union Governance and Corruption, there…

Recognise we’re right and you’re wrong

3 October 2015 9:00 am

There is a tremendous cache to be found in portraying oneself as an ‘underdog’ in contemporary Australian society, whether that…