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Charlie Lewis

Journalist

Charlie Lewis — Journalist

Charlie writes chiefly about industrial relations, politics, culture and social services.

'I am terrified': the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

'I am terrified': the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

Throughout her questioning, Ford's voices falters, she swallows and breathes, but she does not cry.

The complete list of allegations that took down Justin Milne

The complete list of allegations that took down Justin Milne

The revelations about ABC chair Justin Milne since Wednesday morning have painted a stark picture of his approach to the job.

Is there any precedent for Justin Milne's actions?

Is there any precedent for Justin Milne's actions?

It was not always too much to expect that the ABC would defend controversial work by its journalists. During the conflicts in Iraq, management stood by their people.

The ballad of Ken Wyatt

The ballad of Ken Wyatt

The Aged Care Minister has strongly denied rumours he's considering defecting to Labor, but a look over his career shows he's been given every reason to think about it.

Horne Prize reneges on diversity drive

Horne Prize reneges on diversity drive

The guidelines of the Horne essay prize have been changed after David Marr and Anna Funder quit in protest.

The short and tumultuous reign of an ABC boss

The short and tumultuous reign of an ABC boss

A look back at Crikey's coverage of the troubled times of Michelle Guthrie.

'An American explains to a Russian ...': CIA declassifies Soviet-era jokes

'An American explains to a Russian ...': CIA declassifies Soviet-era jokes

Please enjoy the quiet, bone-dry irony of these Soviet-era jokes.

Who is Gareth Ward, the MP accused of bullying colleagues?

Who is Gareth Ward, the MP accused of bullying colleagues?

While accusations of bullying in parliament have continued behind closed doors, one alleged perpetrator has been publicly named by departing MP Ann Sudmalis: Gareth Ward.

The Andrews government is left in rhetoric and right in action

The Andrews government is left in rhetoric and right in action

Daniel Andrews says he is proud to run Australia's most progressive state -- but how does that rhetoric stack up?

If you got a shitty pop culture reference put your hands up

If you got a shitty pop culture reference put your hands up

Scott Morrison's unfortunate Fatman Scoop video isn't the first we've seen of this, and it won't be the last.