Peter Dutton leads a Liberal Party stranded on the wrong side of history — and must face up to it
There’s been a fundamental change in government in Australia: it’s about active and engaged government, not shrinking government away. Peter Dutton needs to understand that.
Donald Trump — two words put our homegrown ‘grey corruption’ in context
The heated political and public discourse around the John Barilaro saga should give us comfort. In places such as America, no such conversation is taking place.
The ANU has no record of Julie Bishop declaring her mining company ambassador role
The university said that the chancellor had fulfilled all requirements, but had no evidence that she disclosed starring in a MinRes video prior to its release.
A quick guide to the best war reporting on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
Finding reliable war reporting is difficult. To assist, Crikey has compiled a list of some quality outlets providing insightful journalism.
America’s jobs market is unstoppable, with inflation rising while wages fall
US unemployment has fallen to just 3.5% despite a series of big rate rises by the US Federal Reserve. What’s going on?
The stench overpowering the NSW government will not go away until the NSW integrity body throws open the windows and clears the air.
The former judge has a formidable reputation and the report from his latest inquiry will be essential reading for the Albanese government.
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News Corp delivers strong performance in a market cold on subscription businesses
After what seemed like a long period of running on the spot, the giant media organisation is delighted that its shares have risen 5%.
ABC’s new ombudsman Fiona Cameron brings a political past — but will it matter?
The political history of new ABC ombudsman Fiona Cameron is closely linked with the Coalition. Is there any basis for fears of political bias?
Media must abandon negativity bias to walk with Uluru Statement
For the Uluru Statement of the Heart to achieve its full potential, the Australian media must unlearn its reliance on conflict.
News Corp, adrift and aimless, rebrands as progressive outlet for critical thinking
The Oz has lambasted a Guardian faux pas about the Stolen Generations, curiously foggy on its extensive history of culture war baiting.
‘Pushed out of the emergency department’: a patient’s monkeypox ordeal
Avron Woolf claims he was pushed out of the ED after being told it couldn’t arrange transport, and ‘kicked, kneed, elbowed’ by police.
Imported stigma: Roe v Wade distorts Australia’s reproductive rights fight
New research has found that Australians’ opinions and attitudes to abortion are strongly influenced by what is happening in the US.
A victory in Kansas shows the sense of Australia’s abortion rights strategy
The referendum in Kansas saw 60% of voters protecting abortion rights, which bodes well for American women looking to claw back their legal dignity and liberty.
A Christian charity is promoting ‘abortion reversals’. Experts say they’re not safe
Genesis Pregnancy Support promises to connect people with a doctor to provide a medical abortion reversal, a procedure that experts say is ineffective and unsafe.
Flying in the face of fact: are we all celebrities when it comes to emissions?
Whether you’re on a private jet or sitting at the back of a commercial plane, flying is still an elite, carbon-intensive pastime.
Evil is patient: why soaring temperatures won’t shift policymakers
Will a catastrophic summer in Europe deliver real change on climate policy? Not while states remain captured by fossil fuel interests.
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