By Amro Ali The charges against Egypt's former president, Mohamed Morsi, are legitimate. But legitimate charges do not necessarily lead to a legitimate trial. What Egypt desperately needs is transitional justice, national reconciliation, and security sector reforms, writes Amro Ali. It is an irony that former Egyptian...

05 November 2013 - 09 November 2013 The University of Sydney PhotographyAndDemocracy.com is a website hosting a video project about photography and democracy in South Africa, made by photographer Eva-Lotta Jansson and sponsored by the Open Society for South Africa. On the site, you can view a series...

Professor John Keane The following words on the subject of secrets and politics were spoken at a recent Sydney public symposium, organised by my colleague Benedetta Brevini, Beyond Wikileaks(8th October 2013). There are three sensitive secrets I’d like to reveal about the topical subject of secrets. The first...

Professor John Keane WikiLeaks has a proud legacy in the fight against the secrecy of the powerful, but its shambolic debut as a political party did nothing to advance the cause of accountability, writes John Keane. READ ARTICLE ...

Prof John Keane gives a lecture at Universitat Jaume I, Spain in October 2014. Conferència de John Keane, Catedràtic de Teoria Política de la Universitat de Sidney, dins del Cicle de Conferències «La democràcia avui: el paper crític de la societat civil», celebrat en 2009 | Conferencia...

Prof John Keane gives a lecture at the Universitat Jaume I, Spain in October 2013. El prestigioso filósofo australiano John Keane será el encargado de inaugurar el IV Ciclo de Conferencias “La democracia hoy: el fin de la representación” que organiza el Departamento de Filosofía y Sociología...

The Centre for Independent Studies' 2013 Big Ideas Forum 'Can Democracy Survive a Disappearing Middle Class?' was held in August with Professor Francis Fukuyama, Professor John Keane, Bernard Salt & Benjamin Herscovitch. Professor John Keane presents on democracy and the middle class. What is the middle...

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