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EXCLUSIVE: Extract of Milo Yiannopoulos' unpublished book

EXCLUSIVE: Extract of Milo Yiannopoulos' unpublished book

CrikeyFeb 22, 201712 Comments

Simon and Schuster has cancelled Milo Yiannopoulos' book contract for the crime of using "imprecise language". But satirist Ben Pobjie found an early manuscript of the memoir, and we have decided to publish an extract here.

Another $9m secretly slashed from Australia Council

Another $9m secretly slashed from Australia Council

Ben ElthamFeb 10, 20174 Comments

The government has taken another $9.2 million from the Australia Council, without any notice. The council decided at a board meeting to draw down $10 million from its own reserves.

Is this the end of film critics?

Is this the end of film critics?

Anders FurzeFeb 8, 20173 Comments

The last two salaried, full-time film reviewers standing are believed to be Jason Di Rosso at the ABC and Leigh Paatsch at the Herald Sun, writes journalist at The Citizen Anders Furze.

Razer: why mid-range supermarkets play Coldplay

Razer: why mid-range supermarkets play Coldplay

Helen RazerJan 27, 201723 Comments

"What music makes you feel sad enough to want a chocolate but not to actually kill yourself?"

'Another day in paradise': Ben Quilty opens Myuran Sukumaran's posthumous art exhibition

'Another day in paradise': Ben Quilty opens Myuran Sukumaran's posthumous art exhibition

Ben Neutze Jan 13, 2017

Almost two years after Sukumaran’s death, Quilty is opening an exhibition featuring more than 100 of Sukumaran’s works, writes Daily Review journalist Ben Neutze

Guy Rundle's Christmas carols to fill you with yuletide cheer

Guy Rundle's Christmas carols to fill you with yuletide cheer

Guy RundleDec 23, 20165 Comments

A very Crikey Christmas.

The compliment sandwich, or how Australian literary book reviews really are too nice

The compliment sandwich, or how Australian literary book reviews really are too nice

Myriam RobinDec 16, 2016

Academic says Australian Review of Books doesn't do critical reviews -- ABR says it does, with a juicy example.

Aussie arts sector to get a new think tank, but is that a good thing?

Aussie arts sector to get a new think tank, but is that a good thing?

Ben ElthamDec 9, 20162 Comments

An underground conference and a new think tank announcement from the top end of town show that Australian culture is starting to mobilise.

Fashism: natty dressing and a history of violence

Fashism: natty dressing and a history of violence

Mel CampbellDec 9, 20165 Comments

Dress codes are techniques of controlling people by regulating their bodies. And no one knows that better than fascists.

My name is Bernard and I’m a M*A*S*H addict

My name is Bernard and I’m a M*A*S*H addict

Bernard KeaneDec 2, 20169 Comments

One of the dominant TV series of the '70s, M*A*S*H had a core theme of white male privilege, but it got more complicated as the show aged.

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