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Rich, white finance sector men build their own 'safe space' on a floating tax haven

Helen RazerJan 19, 2017

The Silicon Valley founders of the Seasteading Institute have falsely promoted themselves for some time as philanthropists.

Mike Baird's secret privatisation strategy

Bernard KeaneJan 19, 2017

The politics of successful privatisation are tricky -- but NSW's Mike Baird managed a clever trick for quieting opposition.

Poll Bludger: why the Coalition doesn't give a toss about its Centrelink debt debacle

Poll Bludger: why the Coalition doesn't give a toss about its Centrelink debt debacle

William BoweJan 19, 2017

The highest concentrations of those on unemployment benefits tend to be in low-income areas of the big cities and remote regions with high indigenous populations. I.e. not seats the Coalition is ever likely to win.

Govt removes expiry limit on welfare debt, allowing Centrelink to hound you forever

Stephen EastonJan 19, 2017

Before January 1, Centrelink debts expired if the agency ignored them for six years. Now it can pursue them at any time like the Tax Office, but within the agency there is confusion about the implications, writes Stephen Easton, journalist with The Mandarin.

Manus and Nauru not just cruelty, but bureaucratic incompetence too

Manus and Nauru not just cruelty, but bureaucratic incompetence too

Josh TaylorJan 18, 20177 Comments

The ANAO has delivered yet another scathing report criticising the Department of Immigration and Border Protection's procurement in offshore detention.

Ley replaced with two men with similar scandals

Ley replaced with two men with similar scandals

Josh TaylorJan 18, 201711 Comments

Ley out, Hunt in, and Sinodinos promoted. And just what does George Brandis have to do to get the sack?

Why does Trump want to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem?

Why does Trump want to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem?

Sophie WenderothJan 18, 20174 Comments

Is Donald Trump really going to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem? Crikey intern Sophie Wenderoth reports.

Search for MH370 abandoned, but the mystery endures

Search for MH370 abandoned, but the mystery endures

Ben SandilandsJan 18, 20171 Comment

If the authorities think the controversy over the loss of MH370 is over, they are seriously mistaken.

Rundle: the buzz of Brexit has died, now it’s just naked xenophobia

Rundle: the buzz of Brexit has died, now it’s just naked xenophobia

Guy RundleJan 18, 201716 Comments

The whole purpose of the referendum was to preserve the unity of the Tory Party, by giving the "eurosceptic" right what they wanted.

Tip or hack? Journos should be careful with secret info, security expert warns

Tip or hack? Journos should be careful with secret info, security expert warns

Josh TaylorJan 17, 20171 Comment

The next Choppergate scandal could be brought to you by foreign hackers, according to Australian Centre for Cyber Security's Greg Austin.

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