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Is The Australian right about solar rebates causing higher electricity prices?

Is The Australian right about solar rebates causing higher electricity prices?

In attacking solar panel rebate schemes, The Australian shows a lack of understanding of how the energy industry even works — or a complete contempt for the facts.

Is Scott Morrison's latest refugee transfer policy actually a major concession?

Is Scott Morrison's latest refugee transfer policy actually a major concession?

After trying to appease Kerryn Phelps and the crossbench, Morrison has returned to talking tough on asylum seekers. But was his policy ever a big shift?

Will Dutton's child sex offender register work in Australia?

Will Dutton's child sex offender register work in Australia?

Australia isn't the first place to consider a sex offender registry. So what can we learn from the international experience?

What's with the off-court drama at the Australian Open?

What's with the off-court drama at the Australian Open?

Crikey untangles the ongoing tensions over players, power and pay in men's tennis.

Could Andrew Wilkie's proposed refugee laws actually work?

Could Andrew Wilkie's proposed refugee laws actually work?

Evacuating Nauru and Manus are the regular targets of refugee activists but what about a longer term strategy?

Could the Daily Mail be sued for breach of copyright?

Could the Daily Mail be sued for breach of copyright?

A plagiarism test case could be in the offing for the Daily Mail Australia but there's no consensus this would be good for journalism.

Does temple vandalism show the failure of hate crime law in Australia?

Does temple vandalism show the failure of hate crime law in Australia?

Lack of data coupled with an ad hoc legal framework that varies from state to state means hate crimes are rarely pursued in Australia.

Were the Opera House projections illegal?

Were the Opera House projections illegal?

The Opera House horse racing debacle was an ugly episode that enraged Sydneysiders. But amid all the noise one question got lost: did it breach heritage laws?

Does Michelle Guthrie have any chance of winning her case against the ABC?

Does Michelle Guthrie have any chance of winning her case against the ABC?

On Thursday afternoon, news broke that Guthrie was indeed proceeding with a claim against the ABC. Just what are her options?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

After months of delays, a leak to Fairfax has delivered our first look into the Ruddock review of religious freedoms. How does it compare to what's currently in place?