by Pete Dolack

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    Govts indulge in symbolism, not action

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:00am on December 23, 2018

    THE good news from the annual climate summit just concluded in Katowice, Poland, is that the world’s governments agreed on a ‘rulebook’ intended to implement...

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    If you incentivise pollution, you incentivise death

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2018

    THE cost of pollution in human lives is often abstract due to the long-term nature of such deaths. The cost, however, is quite concrete: A...

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    The revolt that shook the world

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:05am on November 07, 2017

    HISTORY does not travel in a straight line. I won’t argue against that sentence being a cliché....

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    No country on earth fully safeguards labour rights

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:05am on August 06, 2017

    THERE is no country on earth in which violations of labour rights do not occur. The best rating is for those which are merely ‘irregular...

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    TPP is now called Trade in Services Agreement

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:05am on February 11, 2017

    ONE can hear the cry ringing through the boardrooms of capital: ‘Free trade is dead! Long live free trade!’ Think the ideas behind the Trans-Pacific...