Evatt Journal Vol 15, No. 8, November 2016

Evatt AGM

All members are entitled, invited and encouraged to attend the Annual General Meeting to review our activities over the past year and consider Evatt's focus and direction for the next year.

Minutes of the last AGM, copies of financial statements and the Auditor's Report will be available at the meeting.

We hope you can join us to review the year we’ve had (an action packed one!) and discuss the opportunities ahead. 



Tuesday 29th November 2016, 5.30-6.30 p.m.

Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney.  [Read more]

Membership renewal

Evatt relies on the continuing support of its loyal membership base.  Now is the time to renew for your annual membership.

Please renew online or download and mail the renewal form. 

News & views

The US election

Thomas Piketty on globalisation post-Trump. [read more]

Time to reappraise US relations, suggests Paul Keating. [read more]

Trump's victory has a silver lining, argues Yanis Varoufakis. [read more]

 Bill Shorten draws the lessons of Michigan, Ohio & Pennsylvania. [read more]

The sun will keep rising, and we will keep fighting says Elizabeth Warren. [read more] 

The Obama coalition can still work, argues Robert Borosage. [read more]

The United States needs a movement, writes Chris Lehmann. [read more]

A terrible thing has just happened, laments Paul Krugman. [read more]


Andrew Leigh counts the cost of inequality. [read more]

New research: as Australia's cities grow, so does inequality. [read more]

Greg Jericho debunks the 25 years of economic growth. [read more]

Peter Barnes explains how to create a bottom-up stimulus machine. [read more]

Sydney Peace Prize

Naomi Klein's lecture on accepting the 2016 prize. [read more]

There's still a war

Vale Leonard Cohen: 1934-2016. [read more]


Evatt AGM

Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 29 November [read more]

Indigenous incarceration and community solutions

Join Bob Debus and Linda Burney at the Whitlam Institute on 7 December. [read more]

Annual Bruce Childs Lecture

Van Badham in the Sydney Trade Hall on 8 December. [read more]

The Human Rights Awards

Westin Hotel Sydney on 9 December. [read more]


The Wealth of the Nation

Evatt's new report on inequality is now available for purchase. [read more]

The Tolpuddle Martyrs

The perfect gift for anyone who supports the labour movement. [read more]

Other Info

Renew your membership now

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Become a member

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