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How did Dastyari’s story come to light?

December 13, 2017 5

On Sam Dastyari’s downfall Edward Zakrzewski writes:  Re. “Dastyari’s inevitable downfall and the case for a federal ICAC” (Tuesday)  Does anyone know who bugged his phone or who released the tape? Will the AFP raid any offices of the Coalition to discover the source of the leak and will the media be told in advance? Most […]

The slow death of Sam Dastyari

December 12, 2017 1

Crikey readers on " Dastyarigate".

One of the best Clarke and Dawe interviews since 1989

December 11, 2017

A Pleasure To Be Here is a collection of the best Clarke and Dawe interviews from 1989 to 2017. Published posthumously under John Clarke’s name, the anthology includes numerous well-remembered classics, as well as some forgotten gems — this beauty among them. Here, Clarke plays a bellicose Jeff Kennett, then-premier of Victoria, bragging about his […]

Beijing bashing needs reining in if Turnbull is to seize the moment

December 11, 2017 42

The relationship with Beijing is not at "tipping point" but requires careful maneuvering, which Turnbull seems incapable of doing.

Accountability in the public sector sorely needs attention

December 11, 2017

Crikey readers on Dean Smith's parliamentary committee.

Novel fixes for Australian cities to navigate out of traffic congestion

December 11, 2017 5

Australia is lagging behind in its use of traffic-control technology and our cities are struggling. What's slowing us down?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

December 8, 2017 7

Rating hospitality bosses ... Bennelong simmers along ... marriage equality's colourful stamp ...

Marriage equality will have no effect on private schools, and more’s the pity

December 8, 2017 3

Crikey readers on marriage equality and Israel.

Foreign government influence on our political system is only the start

December 7, 2017 3

Crikey readers on congestion and foreign influence.

Trump’s Jerusalem shock tactic serves no obvious purpose

December 7, 2017 11

If Trump's recognition of Jerusalem is the first step in his 'ultimate deal' for Israel-Palestine, then he better hope the next step reverses it.