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Do we really need Sacha Baron Cohen back?

July 18, 2018

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: the latest declarations of the death of liberalism, "purity" on the internet, plus Indigenous women who should be in the history books.

How Facebook creates a dossier of your most private activities

July 16, 2018

Why on earth do they need so much information about you?

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What has Australia's top paid CEO actually achieved?

What has Australia's top paid CEO actually achieved?

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A look at the kind of exemplary corporate behaviour that can net you nearly $40 million a year.

The instability of Labor's latest factional stability deal

The instability of Labor's latest factional stability deal

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Victorian Labor's most recent factional maneuvers could hand both state and federal elections to the Liberals.

Reserve Bank slaps down monetary galahs

Reserve Bank slaps down monetary galahs

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The Reserve Bank has made clear what it thinks of the campaign from neoliberals to push interest rates up out of a fetish for tighter monetary policy.

CEO pay surges while workers go backward

CEO pay surges while workers go backward

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While Australia's private sector workers went backwards in 2016-17, CEOs enjoyed a 10%-plus pay rise, new data shows.

Australian consumers need shows like The Checkout

Australian consumers need shows like The Checkout

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At the end of the day it's Australian citizens and consumers who pay for Liberal cuts to the ABC.

Media Files: Sunrise rips off Four Corners' Thai cave interviews

Media Files: Sunrise rips off Four Corners' Thai cave interviews

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Channel Seven's Sunrise has been caught out running excerpts of interviews belonging to Four Corners.

Australia should have abandoned the American alliance long ago

Australia should have abandoned the American alliance long ago

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Crikey readers respond to Trump's latest moves in Helsinki, and Georgina Downer's silence on climate change.

The Worm

Trump 'misspoke' on Russian interference

July 18, 2018

Good morning, early birds. Donald Trump has awkwardly walked back his comments about Russian interference. Plus, reports that Adani has almost secured funding for its controversial coal mine. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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