November 27, 2017 15 Comments
Conservative divisions between mainstream moderates and the far right fringe were on display in Queensland and are set to make Malcolm Turnbull's life even worse.
November 24, 2017 17 Comments
With ministers openly arguing about who is leaking from cabinet, the moment of truth for the Turnbull prime ministership is suddenly much nearer to hand.
November 24, 2017 9 Comments
John Howard is suddenly worried about scare campaigns targeting Muslims. So ... what's changed his mind?
November 24, 2017 2 Comments
While insisting that Labor is the party of higher taxes, the government plans to hike taxes far above the levels even of Tony Abbott's government, let alone Julia Gillard's.
November 23, 2017 4 Comments
The arrival of Amazon is only the latest threat to retailing, which has been enduring structural change in the economy now for years.
November 23, 2017 26 Comments
Despite the wrath of the China lobby, the government has dealt competently with China's growing militarism and attempts to interfere in the region, including Australia.
November 22, 2017 27 Comments
If business is to blame for wage stagnation, what role do investors play? The Reserve Bank has a view, write Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer.
November 22, 2017 30 Comments
Funny how, when people go from wielding power to having it wielded at them, they change their mind about how it should be used.
November 21, 2017 9 Comments
Given the odds of a successful parliamentary move to initiate an inquiry into the banks, the government should seize control of the issue and establish its own -- negative headlines be damned.
November 21, 2017 56 Comments
The distraction of floating tax cuts won't disguise that the Prime Minister's lack of judgement has destroyed his leadership.