February 01, 2019 6:17 PM Last December, James Button traveled to the 2018 ALP National Conference in Adelaide as one of four non-aligned delegates at the conference. In this report, he lays out his observations and comments on how Open Labor and the non-aligned movement can approach future conferences. Thanks to the votes of many Labor […]
Welcome to Open Labor – an independent website, now under (re)construction
How does the ALP actually work? This reboot of our old Open Labor website is one such place for members and friends of the Australian Labor Party to rethink following our 2019 federal election. We thank our politicians and all party members for our hopes and work. But now Open Labor invites you to contribute comments and stories about ways forward.
Blogs, columns & interviews
How the ALP works
Readings & viewings
Some reading recommendations suggested several days post election by the Australian Fabians and Search Foundation. The Guardian’s Nick Evershed, by Grattan Institute’s Danielle Wood, the Fabian’s Osmond Chiu, Search Foundation’s Luke Whitington, SMH Ross Gittins, SMH Sean Kelly, Overland Elizabeth Humphrys, Jacobin’s Daniel Lopez, and everyone’s Steve Koukoulas. More will be added 1. The eight […]