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Rundle: Hanson's autistic kids comments reveal a truth no one wants to talk about

Rundle: Hanson's autistic kids comments reveal a truth no one wants to talk about

Guy RundleJun 23, 201755 Comments

That some teachers have to devote most of their attention to children with serious behaviour management issues is hardly news to anyone with a child in school, but there’s a curious veil of silence drawn across it.

Things that happened in Parliament this week other than Gonski

Things that happened in Parliament this week other than Gonski

Josh TaylorJun 23, 201714 Comments

Legislation for drug testing welfare recipients, robo-debt reports, NBN tax, and first speeches all happened in parliament while focus was on Gonski.

Turnbull finishes the week with a trophy for his shift to the centre

Turnbull finishes the week with a trophy for his shift to the centre

Bernard KeaneJun 23, 201712 Comments

Having pivoted to the left on big policy issues, Malcolm Turnbull goes into the winter break with evidence it can work.

'Cold War sentiment': how the Chinese community feel about the ABC-Fairfax donations investigation

'Cold War sentiment': how the Chinese community feel about the ABC-Fairfax donations investigation

Michael LiuJun 23, 20174 Comments

Chinese donations to and influence on Australia's political parties are everywhere in the news, but how does that affect everyday Chinese-Australians? Freelance journalist Michael Liu reports.

Hanson's lock 'em up disability strategy two decades old

Hanson's lock 'em up disability strategy two decades old

Bernard KeaneJun 22, 201720 Comments

Pauline Hanson has long regarded Australians with disabilities as a problem for the rest of us, an old document shows.

Hinch's Senate Diary: which Labor MPs intimidate the Coalition in question time?

Hinch's Senate Diary: which Labor MPs intimidate the Coalition in question time?

Derryn HinchJun 22, 201710 Comments

In this week's dispatch from the red chamber, Senator Derryn Hinch reveals an emotional moment in Parliament, Christopher Pyne's pep talk and why he's calling a One Nation Senator a bastard.

The government gives, and gives, and gives, to get a Gonski

The government gives, and gives, and gives, to get a Gonski

Bernard KeaneJun 22, 201715 Comments

The purists and rent-seekers won't like it but the Turnbull government has produced a decent economic reform with its Gonski victory in the Senate.

LEAKED: memo from the PM on securing One Nation support for Gonski 2.0

LEAKED: memo from the PM on securing One Nation support for Gonski 2.0

CrikeyJun 22, 20173 Comments

Under a deal made with Hanson's One Nation, the revised Gonski legislation will ban boys from attending school between the ages of four and 18, at Malcolm Roberts' request.

The ex-MPs sent out to spruik for the Catholic schools

The ex-MPs sent out to spruik for the Catholic schools

Josh TaylorJun 21, 20178 Comments

Catholic schools, like all industry stakeholders, know that sometimes the best way to get a message across to politicians is to use former politicians.

Morrison's bizarre new excuse for worker wage stagnation

Morrison's bizarre new excuse for worker wage stagnation

Bernard Keane and Glenn DyerJun 21, 201710 Comments

The lack of real wages growth had prompted a rattled Treasurer to devise a whole new basis for industrial relations, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.

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