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Rundle: Yes campaign served best when cogent

Rundle: Yes campaign served best when cogent

Guy RundleAug 14, 201729 Comments

The road towards marriage equality requires those campaigning for Yes to remain cogent, balanced and on point.

Double standard: white men can't be terrorists

Double standard: white men can't be terrorists

Bernard KeaneAug 14, 201716 Comments

The media continues to be unable to use the t-word when the terrorist is white.

News Corp's print figures looking more like obituary

News Corp's print figures looking more like obituary

Christopher WarrenAug 14, 20172 Comments

With the release of News Corp's financial figures it is becoming clear that in print news is on the decline. How long can it last subsidised by the digital real estate arm of the corporation?

Foxtel's poor performance ... Fairfax photo mix up ... fuck the haters ...

Foxtel's poor performance ... Fairfax photo mix up ... fuck the haters ...

Emily WatkinsAug 11, 20173 Comments

Foxtel reports poor performance with slumping advertiser numbers, and the effects of channel Ten's administration.

Has the army banned men for a women-only front line? Um, no.

Has the army banned men for a women-only front line? Um, no.

Charlie LewisAug 11, 2017

Political correctness gone mad, of course, as men have been forbidden from joining the army, reports the Tele. But is it a ban?

ABC staff warned to be 'impartial' in marriage equality debate

ABC staff warned to be 'impartial' in marriage equality debate

Emily WatkinsAug 10, 201716 Comments

The ABC has issued a directive to its news division to remain impartial in the marriage equality debate and give both sides an equal hearing.

Dowling jailed for contempt ... 'fire and furry' ... C-bomb Tom ...

Dowling jailed for contempt ... 'fire and furry' ... C-bomb Tom ...

Emily WatkinsAug 10, 20173 Comments

Maverick blogger Shane Dowling has been jailed for four months for contempt of court. Unsurprisingly, he was tweeting about it to the last.

What on earth is The New York Times doing in Australia?

What on earth is The New York Times doing in Australia?

Emily WatkinsAug 9, 20179 Comments

Is The New York Times fulfilling its mission in Australia, or is it ruffling too many local feathers?

Young journos underpaid ... yeah, nah ... pay gap strike ...

Young journos underpaid ... yeah, nah ... pay gap strike ...

Emily WatkinsAug 4, 20171 Comment

Almost two dozen young journalists in Queensland have been underpaid by hundreds of thousands of dollars, the Fair Work Ombudsman has alleged.

Laurie Oakes hangs up boots, shonks and scoundrels breathe a little easier

Laurie Oakes hangs up boots, shonks and scoundrels breathe a little easier

Emily WatkinsAug 4, 201715 Comments

Laurie Oakes has called it a day, leaving a trail of explosive political scoops in his formidable wake.