Shakira HusseinJan 16, 201716 Comments
Racial profiling has been prohibited by Victoria Police since 2015, but James Newbury wants to change all that.
Bernard KeaneDec 21, 2016
State-based polling shows Labor performing strongly in the eastern states, and One Nation and NXT well placed in Queensland and South Australia.
Guy RundleDec 19, 201629 Comments
If the left doesn't get its act together soon, the hard right will mobilise. And Daniel Andrews' Victorian government will be the first casualty.
Stephen MayneDec 12, 2016
Determining who ends up on the council now is a complicated issue.
Sally WhyteDec 9, 20162 Comments
25-year-old factional warrior Stephanie Ross is challenging sitting member for Narracan -- the 65-year-old Gary Blackwood -- for his job.
Alan DaviesDec 5, 2016
A Melbourne icon is to meet the wrecking ball.
Bernard KeaneNov 7, 20166 Comments
It should be a no-brainer for governments to proactively develop plans for local communities to deal with the closure of coal-fired power generators. Instead, they're reacting and leaving it to the private sector to drive policy.
Shakira HusseinNov 7, 20162 Comments
The "Battle of Eltham" rally against letting refugees live in the outer-Melbourne suburb seemed pretty racist. Then the Soldiers of Odin arrived.
Sally WhyteNov 4, 20161 Comment
Expert says Hazelwood closure will be tough on locals, but nothing compared to privatisation of electricity supply under Jeff Kennett.
Stephen MayneNov 1, 20161 Comment
Melbourne, on the brink of making history, might be denied its first indigenous councillor at the 11th hour.