Bernard KeaneMar 9, 201728 Comments
The "crisis" in gas supply has been a long time coming and the Coalition's war on climate policy has made it worse.
Bernard KeaneMar 8, 20179 Comments
WikiLeaks has unveiled a vast trove of documents that illustrate how security agencies have attacked the operating systems of our mobile devices in order to spy on us.
Bernard KeaneMar 7, 201718 Comments
Whether it's Turnbull, Abbott or Dutton leading them, the Liberals need to get to grips with their inability to deal with two key policy issues.
Bernard KeaneMar 6, 201753 Comments
Our policymaking elite hasn't performed that badly on the big issues for Australian voters -- but they're demonised anyway. Mostly because they themselves do the demonising.
Bernard KeaneMar 6, 201710 Comments
Pauline Hanson sources her conspiracy theories from Donald Trump, and sadly has embraced anti-vaccination, which is a conspiracy theory with a body count.
Bernard KeaneMar 3, 201734 Comments
After another wretched week for the Turnbull government, it's becoming clear its chaos and dysfunction cannot last.
Bernard KeaneMar 3, 20174 Comments
Determining whether cuts to penalty rates will have any benefits beyond business bottom lines will be difficult, but there are some data available.
Bernard KeaneMar 2, 201710 Comments
Holding multiple positions on penalty rates is only the latest example of how the Prime Minister's Office is not doing its job.
Bernard KeaneMar 1, 20176 Comments
Now that we know ASIO has pursued journalists' sources using data retention laws, did George Brandis comply with his own law requiring him to tell a parliamentary committee about it?
Bernard KeaneMar 1, 20177 Comments
George Brandis' latest bungle is relatively minor, but provided hours of gleeful torture of the English language at Senate Estimates.