Search results for "democracy"

MFU@City Square

Tue 06 Dec 2011

In the context of the global Occupy movement, questions of how our economy, society and politics could be organised differently have once again taken centre stage. This series of seminars will invite speakers to explore radical practical ideas on how our world might be, in relation to topics as diverse as inequality, Indigenous politics, democra ...

I (heart) Philosophy - 2010

On Democracy

Wed 20 Oct 2010

MFU@City Square

On Democracy and Human Rights

Tue 06 Dec 2011

Media Ethics: New And Old Dilemmas

The Role of Information: Secrets, Wikileaks and Freedom

Mon 09 Dec 2013

The way information is stored, used, and accessed in an open society presents a contradiction. The theory behind a healthy democracy is based in a vibrant media and publishing industry. But what happens when the source that discloses such material is punished? There are those who argue that state security is paramount in preserving a certain 'way o ...

MFU@City Square

Money in Politics: The Challenge for Democracy

Tue 24 Jan 2012