Labor's Kristina Keneally has been blaming the Coalition for the surge in the number of asylum seekers arriving by plane. Does her accusation hold water?
Labor's Linda Burney has said that Australia is the only first world nation with a colonial history that doesn't recognise first people in its constitution. Does the claim hold up?
Catholic priest Father Kevin Dillon AM says the rules of confession aren't written in scripture. Is he correct?
The NSW abortion bill has been derided by opponents as "radical". How does it stand against the rest of the country?
The bottom line is that when it comes to achieving Australia's 2020 Kyoto target, the Coalition actually 'inherited' a relatively strong position from Labor.
Liberal backbencher Trent Zimmerman said that Australia lacks protections for religious people. Is he correct?
Academics from the University of Adelaide Law School are using this statistic to criticise a provision in The Reproductive Health Care Reform Bill — but are they right?
Pauline Hanson has claimed that 'a lot of people have been dispossessed of their lands in Australia' because of the Mabo decision. Does that hold any water?