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A solution to our predicament – Dr. John Hewson

A solution to our predicament – Dr. John Hewson

John Hewson (Read John's Bio here)   What is happening? We have seen an accelerating collapse in trust,confidence, and belief in our politicians and government over the last several decades. Indeed, it has been something of a “race to the bottom” by our major...

Then and Now – Cathy McGowan AO

Then and Now – Cathy McGowan AO

Cathy McGowan AO (Read Cathy's Bio here) Where did Community Independents begin?  In 2013, a group of community leaders in north east Victoria came to a decision. It was time to address the inaction, the incompetence, and the lack of accountability existing in their...

The Art of Independence-Dianah Walter

The Art of Independence-Dianah Walter

Dianah Walter (Read Dianah's Bio here)   The word Parliament has its origins from the French and comes from the word ‘parler’ meaning 'to talk'. In our South Australian Parliament, a truly independent member must do so much more than talk. I was recently asked...

The arrows are pointing to Community Independents – Jill Briggs

The arrows are pointing to Community Independents – Jill Briggs

Jill Briggs (Read Jill's Bio here) So many disappointments, so many leadership opportunities missed, so many questions of integrity and governing left unanswered. There are so many arrows that are pointing Australia in a new direction. Can you see the arrows? Arrow 1...