Thought Leaders Playlist | Law

Thought Leaders Playlist

Australia's leading law academics speak on topics that matter.

Professor Jane McAdam

4 videos - 27:55

Refugees

Professor Jane McAdam

Understanding the international legal obligations that Australia has to refugees and asylum seekers is crucial when it comes to separating myths from facts in contemporary Australian debates. In this series Professor Jane McAdam goes behind the headlines, defines the terms, explains the facts and provides thought leadership on this critical issue.


Professor George Williams

3 videos - 12:05

Anti Terror Laws & Australia

Professor George Williams

Prior to September 11 2001, Australia had no national anti-terror laws. Since then the sheer number of laws passed, and their scope, has exceeded those of many other countries. In this series Professor George Williams asks did we need anti-terror laws and did we get the laws right.


Professor Megan Davis

3 videos - 8:21

Indigenous Constitutional Recognition

Professor Megan Davis

The expert panel on the recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the Australian constitution made five recommendations to address the historical legacy of racial discrimination and contemporary racial discrimination in Australia. In this series Professor Megan Davis outlines the issues and the referendum that is required to effect the changes.