Politics
Amid denialism on company tax cuts, the ABC lets us all down

Amid denialism on company tax cuts, the ABC lets us all down

February 19, 2018 39

At a time when commercial media outlets like the Financial Review are misleading Australians about company tax cuts, the ABC's censorship of Emma Alberici further undermines trust in our media.

States, Joyce in the frame for Murray-Darling collapse

States, Joyce in the frame for Murray-Darling collapse

February 19, 2018 5

The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is falling apart as states back out, but were they doing much to begin with?

That was then, this is now: the evolution of the ‘bonk ban’

That was then, this is now: the evolution of the ‘bonk ban’

February 16, 2018 6

Malcolm Turnbull has finally introduced his ban on boning-down in Parliament House (affectionately known as the bonk ban), leaving more than a few ministers red in the face.

Can we believe Jim Molan’s claim he’s not a member of the ‘hard right’?

Can we believe Jim Molan’s claim he’s not a member of the ‘hard right’?

February 16, 2018 12

As a new Senator, Molan’s job must surely go beyond retweeting and posting ranting and propaganda.

Open war erupts between Turnbull and Joyce

Open war erupts between Turnbull and Joyce

February 16, 2018 58

Canberra has been left stunned by Barnaby Joyce's unprecedented savaging of his own Prime Minister, which leaves the Coalition, and this government, in tatters.

Why is the government withholding letters Abbott and Turnbull sent to the Queen?

Why is the government withholding letters Abbott and Turnbull sent to the Queen?

February 16, 2018 4

Like it or not, the Queen is our head of state. The public has a right to know what our leaders are discussing with her.

Tormented Turnbull had little choice on bonk ban

Tormented Turnbull had little choice on bonk ban

February 16, 2018 11

Savaged by Labor in question time yesterday and unable to sack his deputy, Malcolm Turnbull needed something big to try to kill off the Joyce scandal.

The Year of The Dog follows a dog of a year between Australia and China

The Year of The Dog follows a dog of a year between Australia and China

February 16, 2018 6

It's the Lunar New Year, and hopefully a time for a fresh start for gradually darkening Australia China relations.

There will be no real winners in the SA election

There will be no real winners in the SA election

February 16, 2018

In politics, the worst crime a leader can commit is to lose the unloseable election.

Joyce on the brink after trainwreck question time

Joyce on the brink after trainwreck question time

February 15, 2018 10

Barnaby Joyce is facing the end of his political career after being comprehensively abandoned by the Prime Minister as Labor found new allegations to pursue against him.