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Rundle: Clinton ascends, sets tone for campaign

Rundle: Clinton ascends, sets tone for campaign

Guy RundleJul 29, 20164 Comments

Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic Party's nomination, calling for unity against Donald Trump.

Malcolm's choice: Rudd's UN no-go hurts both men

Malcolm's choice: Rudd's UN no-go hurts both men

Bernard KeaneJul 29, 201615 Comments

Kevin Rudd would have made an awful UN Secretary-General -- but Malcolm Turnbull's refusal to back him is the sign of a wounded and weakened leader.

Rundle: Obama lays a smackdown on Trump at the DNC

Rundle: Obama lays a smackdown on Trump at the DNC

Guy RundleJul 29, 20165 Comments

Extraordinary performances from Obama and Biden fuelled the Democractic National Convention on its final day.

Brace yourselves: Derryn Hinch has parliamentary privilege

Brace yourselves: Derryn Hinch has parliamentary privilege

Michael BradleyJul 29, 20161 Comment

What on earth will The Human Headline do with parliamentary privilege? We are about to find out, writes lawyer and writer Michael Bradley.

Australia has always kept its darkest abuses out of sight

Nick Rheinberger Jul 29, 20163 Comments

Britain sent its most undesirable people to a far-off land to be tortured in secret, away from British eyes. Is it any wonder we have kept up the tradition? ABC presenter and freelance writer Nick Rheinberger explains.

Are marriage equality supporters shifting focus from a free vote to the plebiscite?

Are marriage equality supporters shifting focus from a free vote to the plebiscite?

Josh TaylorJul 29, 2016

Although Australian Marriage Equality is strenuously lobbying for a free vote, if the plebiscite comes to pass, the group wants to be ready.

The hacker hacked: America doesn't like cyber-snooping after all

The hacker hacked: America doesn't like cyber-snooping after all

Bernard KeaneJul 28, 20162 Comments

Americans are angry at the idea of Russian cyber-spies interfering in US politics. Except, the US and its allies do exactly the same thing on a far greater scale.

Mayne: major parties have snaffled $275m of your money in seven elections

Mayne: major parties have snaffled $275m of your money in seven elections

Stephen MayneJul 28, 20162 Comments

It is Labor and the Liberals, not Pauline Hanson or Derryn Hinch, that have most benefited from money for votes.

Act II of the divine drama of George Pell

Act II of the divine drama of George Pell

Michael Hewitt-GleesonJul 28, 20166 Comments

With forces inside and outside the Vatican conspiring against George Pell, Pope Francis is in a bit of a pickle, writes Vaticanologist Michael Hewitt-Gleeson.

Rundle: Clinton fest filled with kitsch but, man, what a show!

Rundle: Clinton fest filled with kitsch but, man, what a show!

Guy RundleJul 28, 20167 Comments

The Democratic National Convention is a magnificent, relentless spectacle.

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