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Jason Whittaker — Former <em>Crikey</em> editor and publisher

Jason Whittaker

Former Crikey editor and publisher

Jason is a former editor and publisher of Crikey.

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A reader note: we screwed up royally and we’re sorry

July 6, 2016 24 Comments

Let us be very clear: we screwed up publishing what we did and our apology is unreserved.

Bernie bros attack reporters

June 9, 2016

Bernie's bros are not happy with Hillary Clinton clinching the nomination -- nor with journalists who report on her victory.

The columnist who’ll literally eat his words

May 10, 2016

One more thing you can do with newsprint ...

Uber still plays dirty, Huffington on board.

April 29, 2016

Arianna Huffington has joined the board of Uber, which ethicists in The Huffington Post say is not a good idea.

Amazon is coming for Netflix …

April 19, 2016

Watch your back, Netflix.

Pulitzer winners: your new #longreads

April 19, 2016

Here are your longreads.

When mandarins attack!

March 11, 2016

What happens when a former bureaucrat criticises the department they used to work for?

The legacy of Letterman: an unromantic misfit says farewell

The legacy of Letterman: an unromantic misfit says farewell

May 20, 2015

Despite his many successes, Late Show host David Letterman was always an outsider, a misfit who never quite became the new Johnny Carson. He became something more.

‘Someone has been untruthful’: did Dan Andrews go too far?

‘Someone has been untruthful’: did Dan Andrews go too far?

March 12, 2015

The brutal dismissal of the CEO and chairman of WorkSafe in Victoria over a water contamination scare left some breathless. Did the Premier go too far in publicly calling them liars? The Mandarin examines.

‘Brandis should stand aside’: who’ll take the fall for Triggs ‘inducement’?

‘Brandis should stand aside’: who’ll take the fall for Triggs ‘inducement’?

February 25, 2015

Labor wants police to investigate the pressure George Brandis and his department secretary applied to human rights commissioner Gillian Triggs to stand down. Do they have a case?