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Tag archives: Christopher Pyne

Was Pauline Hanson actually allowed to wear that burqa in Parliament?

Charlie Lewis September 6, 2017 11 Comments

Can you bring hats into Parliament? Props? Stunt outfits, like Pauline Hanson's burqa?

Rudd and Abbott agree on this extremely impractical idea

Charlie Lewis August 22, 2017 6 Comments

Our two most famously helpful former prime ministers have weighed into the possibility of war with North Korea by suggesting we invest in a missile defence system. Are they right this time?

Hysterical government lashes out at Shorten, New Zealand, reality

Bernard Keane August 15, 2017 49 Comments

The government has gone over the top in attacking Bill Shorten and New Zealand Labour for the Barnaby Joyce fiasco.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey July 17, 2017

Our new best buds ... Barnaby Joyce throws shade ... Eric Beecher moonlighting at fake news site? ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey July 4, 2017 10 Comments

Bolt's big blunder ... what a load of bollards ... the world's real cyber criminals ...

Rundle: let’s bring on an actual Liberal crisis (and a Labor one, too)

Guy Rundle July 4, 2017 14 Comments

The more stable and difficult to disrupt Australian politics is, the more that 24-hour news platforms have to manufacture an atmosphere of crisis, to create new hooks.

Pyne’s apology is no use, it’s time to hit Abbott at his weakest point

Bernard Keane June 29, 2017 60 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull's enemies won't stop until they've torn him down. It's time for him, and his lieutenants, to fight back and target Tony Abbott's weak spot.

Crikey Worm: Pyne apologises, Greens suspend Rhiannon

Crikey Worm: Pyne apologises, Greens suspend Rhiannon

Josh Taylor June 29, 2017

Senior Turnbull government minister Christopher Pyne apologises for marriage equality comments, Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon suspended from party room. It's the news you need to know, by Josh Taylor and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: census 2016, and more Pyne fallout

Cassidy Knowlton June 28, 2017

Census data reveals the changing face of Australia, and the marriage equality debate continues to split the Coalition. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers

Pyne pile-on betrays right wing desperation to create unrest

Bernard Keane June 27, 2017 28 Comments

Christopher Pyne's remarks on same sex marriage revealed nothing we didn't already know. The hysterical reaction to them, however, told us a lot.