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Public servants ignoring the public interest in freedom of information

Public servants ignoring the public interest in freedom of information

January 17, 2018 7

Bureaucratic efforts to undermine Freedom of Information laws by insisting it prevents "frank and fearless advice" hurts democracy and further estranges the governing class from he electorate.

Glen Le Lievre

Glen Le Lievre

December 7, 2017 4

Speaking of foreign influence on our political system…

December 6, 2017 4

Crikey readers on Malcolm Turnbull's proposed reforms around foreign influence on Australian politics.

Rundle: at the Milo extravaganza it was hard to tell who was confused and who was just stupid

Rundle: at the Milo extravaganza it was hard to tell who was confused and who was just stupid

December 5, 2017 6

Night had fallen on Flemington when your correspondent rocked up to the Milo extravaganza. The houso flats across the road, sheer cliffs of lights, the Citylink overpass glowing green on the other side. Racecourse Road was blocked off either side of the Milo venue, Melbourne Pavilion, an old art deco hall with a concrete box […]

Can you tell the difference between Sam Dastyari and Sam Dastyari?

Can you tell the difference between Sam Dastyari and Sam Dastyari?

December 1, 2017 2

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

December 1, 2017

A weak Thursday night line up -- except for The Dream Factory on ABC TV

Getting your $110k worth: Woodside reveals lobbying bang for buck

Getting your $110k worth: Woodside reveals lobbying bang for buck

November 28, 2017 6

The level of political access afforded to companies has been detailed by energy giant Woodside, as political parties seek to move corporate donations onto a more secure footing.

For Nats, revenge is a dish best served with interest

For Nats, revenge is a dish best served with interest

November 28, 2017 17

The Liberals have never understood that a banking inquiry is about revenge for past wrongs as much as preventing them in the future.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

November 28, 2017

A night filled with solid quality reporting resulted in honours being evenly shared between the networks last night

Only good policy can save Turnbull from here

November 27, 2017 1

Crikey readers on cabinet leaks and Manus