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Looking to kill a scandal about your private life? Just tell the truth.

Looking to kill a scandal about your private life? Just tell the truth.

Anthony Albanese recently announced that he and his wife of 30 years, Carmel Tebbutt, had split. No drama. No media chase. This kind of simple and erudite statement is far too rare in Australian politics.

Shaving ad bristles with the reality of men's lives

Shaving ad bristles with the reality of men's lives

Gillette's campaign meshes with the current view of fighting misogyny: that men should turn their friendships into self-surveilling machines.

Piracy of live sports the next big challenge for TV networks

Piracy of live sports the next big challenge for TV networks

Increasingly sophisticated piracy operations are threatening sports broadcast arrangements.

Car crash journalism: driving while 'of African appearance'

Car crash journalism: driving while 'of African appearance'

A swathe of Australian media is suddenly reporting the perceived appearance of people involved in car crashes. Well, maybe not all people in all crashes.

Is there a future for Australian music journalism?

Is there a future for Australian music journalism?

As publishers slash arts sections and shutter whole publications, music writers wonder if anyone is left listening.

Calling someone a racist in public is complicated. Here's why.

Calling someone a racist in public is complicated. Here's why.

When can you call a person "racist"? And what stops news outlets and politicians from doing it even in the more obvious cases?

The Oz faces heat for 'African' description in car crash story

The Oz faces heat for 'African' description in car crash story

The news outlet's focus on "African" Australians hasn't let up, even after an editorial calling for an end racial division.

The true cost of the true crime phenomenon

The true cost of the true crime phenomenon

Recent Australian true crime podcasts have reignited interest in cold cases and led to arrests. But what is the price for our obsession?

Will Stan survive the global streaming wars?

Will Stan survive the global streaming wars?

This is going to be a huge year for Nine's newly acquired streaming service.

China outrages West by doing the same commercial spying we do

China outrages West by doing the same commercial spying we do

Lurid reports of Chinese hacking omit that we engage in exactly the same — and occasionally worse — cyber-espionage.