February 1, 2018 32
Canberra's ex-government furniture market usually only provides pre-loved desks and chairs. For the ABC, it yielded a lot more.
January 30, 2018 9
Our political environment is becoming ever more polluted with lies about major policy issues, undermining already low levels of voter trust.
January 23, 2018 24
Having a culture war over electric vehicles can be very dangerous. It's funny what you might end up supporting.
January 19, 2018 42
Increases in private health insurance premiums are set to hurt household budgets by $750 a year -- and deepen the appalling intergenerational theft private health insurance represents.
January 18, 2018 3
Another American CEO has admitted corporate tax cuts which be used to boost share prices, not increase investment. When will Australian CEOs be as honest?
January 15, 2018 19
The government's attacks on the South Sudanese refugee community cover the fact that the Liberal party remains committed to the drivers of resurgent nationalism: open borders and neoliberalism.
December 19, 2017 13
The process for developing animal welfare standards for Australian industry is broken -- something the government was told a long time ago by the Productivity Commission.
December 7, 2017 3
Much of the big surge in jobs growth this year has come in the health sector. But it also appears to be the result of a flexible economy -- and while we've always been told that's good, it comes with its own problems.
December 5, 2017 25
I never supposed I would tire of calling people stupid, and yet ... Helen Razer reflects on the phenomenon of stupidity.
November 24, 2017 2
While insisting that Labor is the party of higher taxes, the government plans to hike taxes far above the levels even of Tony Abbott's government, let alone Julia Gillard's.