December 7, 2017 4
Even an aggressive commissioner who manages to work around the commission's impotent framing probably won't reveal anything we don't already know.
November 29, 2017 16
Australia has, notoriously, the most repressive defamation laws in the English-speaking world, writes Michael Bradley.
November 13, 2017 8
Facebook is asking you to send it your own nudes. And the eSafety Commissioner is encouraging you to do so.
November 2, 2017 1
The court of public opinion, entertaining as it is, will not deliver justice.
October 27, 2017 21
Amid the fallout of the the ROC's foot-shootingly efficient raid, no one seems to be asking what crime the AWU actually committed.
October 19, 2017 1
The High Court has given judgment in Bob Brown’s case against Tasmanian anti-protest laws, and found the laws invalid on the basis they infringe the implied constitutional freedom of political communication.
October 6, 2017 17
Michael Bradly attempts to explain why America and guns are so obsessively in love.
September 29, 2017 25
The court’s breezy willingness to let this bullshit exercise through the gate sets a dangerous, destructive precedent.
September 21, 2017 21
Corbett's justification for denying equal marriage rights to LGBTI people, you see, is an old, old sociological theory, one you don’t hear expounded these days outside a One Nation rally.
September 13, 2017 25
There is no good reason in legal or social policy for a religious body to get a free pass on discrimination.