25 November 201619 December 2016 Announcement / Events A lively debate followed by launch of Overland 225 Editorial team Debate: ‘Does a “common future” mean overhauling our political system?’ 6pm, Friday 9 December The Toff in Town 252 Swanston St, Melbourne To launch Overland’s final edition of 2016, which also contains the winners of this year’s Fair Australia Prize, Overland and the NUW are hosting a lively debate on participatory democracies and the future. Six excellent speakers are lined up to thrash it out on the night. Arguing for the overhaul: national secretary of the NUW, Tim Kennedy, former editor of The Big Issue, Melissa Cranenburgh, and co-founder of the Safe Schools Coalition Victoria, Roz Ward. And fighting the tide will be former assistant secretary of the ACTU, Tim Lyons, Junkee Politics Editor, Osman Faruqi, and New Matilda‘s national affairs correspondent, Ben Eltham. You don’t want to miss this. Free food. Free drinks. Free event. And copies of Overland 225 available on the night. Editorial team More by Editorial team Overland is a not-for-profit magazine with a proud history of supporting writers, and publishing ideas and voices often excluded from other places. If you like this piece, or support Overland’s work in general, please subscribe or donate. Related articles & Essays First published in Overland Issue 228 23 January 202325 January 2023 Announcement An announcement Editorial team In 2023, as we look towards our 250th edition and prepare for Overland’s 70th anniversary, we wish to make a tangible commitment to improve working conditions for our community, and ensure that whatever funding challenges we might face as a left-wing not-for-profit publisher are not passed on to our contributors. As such, we are proud to become the first publishers to sign onto the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance’s Freelance Charter, which affirms the rights and protections of freelance contributors. First published in Overland Issue 228 3 November 20227 November 2022 News Subscriberthon 2022 Friends and Sponsors Editorial team Thank you to our sponsors for their generous contributions to the 2022 Overland Subscriberthon!