Evatt Journal, Vol. 9, No. 6, December 2009


News & views

He's baaaaaaaack!

Just when it was becoming safe to go into the workplace. [read more]

New papers

Another year older, what does it mean?

To help us face the new year, John Keane draws on Thomas Paine's vision to explore what growing old means today. [read more]

New books

The Tolpuddle Martyrs: Injustice within the law

The Evatt Foundation proudly presents a new edition of Herbert Vere Evatt's history of the Tolpuddle Martyrs.

Elegantly published by Sydney University Press with an insightful new introduction by Geoffrey Robertson QC, the book marks the 175 years since the transportation of the Martyrs to Australia. In presenting this account of one of the labour movement's founding legends, we also celebrate the 30 years since the establishment of the Evatt Foundation.

Launched by the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG in NSW Parliament House on 9 December 2009, everyone associated with the labour movement will want this fine new work. [read more]

A magic book: The Tolpuddle Martyrs

At the launch of the new edition of The Tolpuddle Martyrs, the editor explained the background. [read more]

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