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The Shoppies' last-ditch crusade to rule South Australia

The Shoppies' last-ditch crusade to rule South Australia

Ben ChieflyFeb 20, 2017

South Australia is the last bastion of Shoppies domination, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly.

QUT students not told of 18C complaint at uni's insistence: Triggs

QUT students not told of 18C complaint at uni's insistence: Triggs

Josh TaylorFeb 20, 2017

The Human Rights Commission tried to inform students involved in the QUT 18C case multiple times, but was told to hold off by the university.

How Australian pollies tiptoe around Trump's craziness

How Australian pollies tiptoe around Trump's craziness

Sophie HeizerFeb 20, 20172 Comments

How do Australian politicians keep their American overlord happy, even when he's saying, doing and tweeting lunacy? Crikey intern Sophie Heizer observes the verbal gymnastics.

Not so fast on the 'deep state v Trump' stuff

Not so fast on the 'deep state v Trump' stuff

Bernard KeaneFeb 20, 20177 Comments

Donald Trump isn't the target of a destabilisation campaign by the "Deep State", he merely has a divided government. And transparency advocates should welcome it.

Hard to hear the truth over the whine of Sydney airport's owners

Hard to hear the truth over the whine of Sydney airport's owners

Ben SandilandsFeb 20, 20171 Comment

The owners of Sydney Airport are demanding government money for Badgerys Creek, and they are trying to hold Sydney for ransom.

As Triggs faces QUT 18C grilling, stats show improvement

As Triggs faces QUT 18C grilling, stats show improvement

Josh TaylorFeb 17, 2017

The Australian Human Rights Commission is resolving complaints before they get to court at a record rate, according to the commission.

A short history of the NDIS and the fight over who's going to pay for it

A short history of the NDIS and the fight over who's going to pay for it

Sophie HeizerFeb 17, 20172 Comments

This week’s struggle in Parliament over the omnibus bill and funding for the National Disability Insurance Scheme has had pollies at each other’s throats writes Crikey intern Sophie Heizer.

Rundle: Trump's most infamous presser ... so far

Rundle: Trump's most infamous presser ... so far

Guy RundleFeb 17, 20178 Comments

In short, it was a train wreck.

Government stumbles on tax -- part 598

Government stumbles on tax -- part 598

Bernard KeaneFeb 17, 201711 Comments

Every time Bill Shorten gives the government an opportunity to target him, it gets distracted by its own divisions and bungles. That's why the Opposition Leader has such a charmed life.

Public service stuck in the hole Abbott dug for it

Public service stuck in the hole Abbott dug for it

Bernard KeaneFeb 17, 20179 Comments

Nearly 18 months into the Turnbull era, the public service remains in a bad way, to the cost of the government.

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