Why it’s pointless to single out actors who work with Woody Allen

Why it’s pointless to single out actors who work with Woody Allen

February 2, 2018 1

While renewed scrutiny of alleged sexual predators is always welcome, punishing actors who work with them is a futile form of activism and justice.

How an Islamic fashion exhibition exposed the true Aussie spirit

How an Islamic fashion exhibition exposed the true Aussie spirit

January 31, 2018 20

Hijabi fashion is here to stay, but The Australian didn't get the memo writes Shakira Hussein.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

January 30, 2018

Nine and Seven brought back some big guns, and one notable exception apart, it was a close night.

Do we need to renegotiate the language of sex and consent for the #MeToo era?

Do we need to renegotiate the language of sex and consent for the #MeToo era?

January 29, 2018 18

With stories of sexual experiences flooding in under the terms "sexual misconduct" and "bad sex", we explore the legal, social and linguistic context of the "grey areas" of sexual assault.

How Australia Day echoes the 1948 exodus of Palestine

How Australia Day echoes the 1948 exodus of Palestine

and January 25, 2018 18

The parallels between Australia and Israel are particularly obvious on January 26, writes Randa Abdel-Fattah.

‘Milkshake duck’ is the Word of the Year we deserve

‘Milkshake duck’ is the Word of the Year we deserve

January 15, 2018 12

Following Macquarie Dictionary naming the 'Milkshake Duck' -- a term extremely "of the internet" -- as 2017's word of the year, Crikey speaks to its creator about reconciling with online silliness that has spilled into the real world.

Why truth has nothing to do with the WikiLeaks upload of <i>Fire and Fury</i>

Why truth has nothing to do with the WikiLeaks upload of Fire and Fury

January 15, 2018 31

WikiLeaks' mission of speaking truth to power seems to have turned into something much more petty and vindictive.

The <i>Rocky Horror</i> allegations seem strangely inconvenient for the arts fluff of <i>The Advertiser</i>

The Rocky Horror allegations seem strangely inconvenient for the arts fluff of The Advertiser

January 12, 2018

Coverage of Craig McLachlan's sexual misconduct allegations (or lack thereof) is highlighting the limits of rigour in Adelaide arts journalism.

What courage looks like when you’re a woman in the media

What courage looks like when you’re a woman in the media

January 11, 2018 1

An advance screening of The Post was co-presented by Cinema Nova and Crikey in Melbourne on Wednesday January 10. The following is the text of a spoken introduction to the film.

Fire and Furphy: just how credible are Michael Wolff’s claims about Trump?

Fire and Furphy: just how credible are Michael Wolff’s claims about Trump?

January 8, 2018 12

Is there room within Michael Wolff's "exceptional storytelling" for, ya know, actual journalism?