Guy Rundle  — Correspondent-at-large

Guy Rundle


Guy Rundle is correspondent-at-large for Crikey. He's a former editor of Arena Magazine and contributes to a variety of publications in Australia and the United Kingdom.


Rundle: why aren’t the polls reflecting Trump’s allegedly ‘brilliant’ start to 2018?

January 23, 2018 21

The answer is twofold.

Rundle: ‘Australia Day’ will fail for the same reason same-sex marriage succeeded

January 22, 2018 52

Australia Day was gone as soon as it could start to be questioned by more than a small minority of the population.

Rundle: meet the think tank guru looking for love from Labor

January 19, 2018 15

Michael Fullilove is an energetic and well-respected commentator, with the pale moon-tan of the true library-bound scholar.

Rundle: Fed Square Apple store will destroy that public space and our sense of community with it

January 18, 2018 19

For Victorian Labor, the spruiking for Apple is naked desperation in the absence of any real solutions to a thinning and precarious economic base.

Rundle: how capitalism failed India

January 17, 2018 14

In India, on the pavements, you will be stepping over the great grandchildren of the people your great grandparents stepped over. This is, quite simply, the failure of capitalism.

Rundle: those Libs in a tizzy about China giving aid are gobsmackingly hypocritical

January 16, 2018 45

So the government is worried about China giving out "useless" aid to developing nations. Well, at least China doesn’t bomb countries to rubble before handing out the money.

Rundle: how to lose friends and alienate people, Spectator style

January 10, 2018 9

Toby Young, like most of the right, deals with self-hatred by turning it on others.

Rundle: facing ‘African gangs’ on the front line of the culture wars

January 9, 2018 18

"An army of angry warriors were moving slowly down the hill of featureless cul-de-sacs, Thirsty Camels, servos, and Relief of Mafeking Asian massage parlours." Guy Rundle imagines two hapless soldiers on the front line of the latest News Corp culture war.

Rundle: a nativity scene

December 22, 2017 6

Guy Rundle remembers a very Australian Christmas.

Rundle: the miracle of ‘Hannahkah’

December 22, 2017 4

In which Guy Rundle tells over eight days the eight jokes, and though there is really only enough laughter for one, it lasts all eight.