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Gough’s biographer appointed the Whitlam Institute’s inaugural Distinguished Fellow
Professor Jenny Hocking

The Whitlam Institute within the University of Western Sydney has announced the establishment of the Whitlam Institute Fellows program with the appointment of Professor Jenny Hocking as the inaugural Distinguished Fellow. MORE INFORMATION>


New paper: Debus calls for an end to combative environmental policy
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In a new paper released on November 10, 2014 by the Whitlam Institute, the Honourable Bob Debus AM argues for a return to the era of negotiated political consensus on environmental policy. The essay All living things are diminished: Breaking the national consensus on the environment is the latest to be published in our Perspectives series.

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Message from the Whitlam family
The Hon Gough Whitlam AC QC

The Whitlam Institute, which is located in the historic Female Orphan School on the Parramatta Campus of the University of Western Sydney, is central to Gough Whitlam's legacy. Read more>