Bernard KeaneJun 27, 201719 Comments
Christopher Pyne's remarks on same sex marriage revealed nothing we didn't already know. The hysterical reaction to them, however, told us a lot.
Bernard KeaneJun 27, 20179 Comments
Australia is becoming an international laughing stock -- again -- as the Turnbull government tries a King Canute routine with encryption.
Jun 26, 20176 Comments
Amid claims of sovereign risk and complaints of uncertainty, it seems some companies are prepared to invest a lot in Australia, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
Bernard KeaneJun 26, 201720 Comments
In feting the criminal David Petraeus, Malcolm Turnbull demonstrates his government's hypocrisy on national security.
Bernard KeaneJun 26, 20174 Comments
A new study sheds light on how much murder has fallen in Australia in recent decades, and why that trend is set to continue.
Bernard KeaneJun 23, 201712 Comments
Having pivoted to the left on big policy issues, Malcolm Turnbull goes into the winter break with evidence it can work.
Bernard KeaneJun 22, 201720 Comments
Pauline Hanson has long regarded Australians with disabilities as a problem for the rest of us, an old document shows.
Bernard KeaneJun 22, 201715 Comments
The purists and rent-seekers won't like it but the Turnbull government has produced a decent economic reform with its Gonski victory in the Senate.
Bernard KeaneJun 21, 201721 Comments
The Turnbull government is chucking neoliberal dogma overboard as fast as it can to try to keep up with a deeply sceptical electorate.
Bernard KeaneJun 20, 201715 Comments
The government needs to wrap up its Gonski package this week or face a difficult winter as internal recriminations build.