Topic archives: donald trump

With trust plummeting, what’s in store for Australian society?

February 8, 2018 12

A low-trust political environment can have serious consequences for the kinds of governments we have. Even libertarians should be worried.

Crikey Worm: tax wars

February 6, 2018

Good morning, early birds. Businesses and unions go head to head over corporate tax cuts. Plus, Trump's bloviating creates unusual bedfellows. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Razer: State of the Union proves we’re on track for full-blown class warfare

February 1, 2018 28

Helen Razer imagines how the efforts of Jared Kushner, Stephen Miller and the ghost of Ronald Reagan made this 90 minute speech possible.

Crikey’s State of the Union Bingo Card

January 31, 2018 7

Crikey apologises in advance for this incredibly depressing game of bingo.

Rundle: don’t let the ‘madman’ fool you — the US’ foreign policy shift is calculated

January 30, 2018 13

An obsession with Trump is blinding us to what's really going on: one of the most important historical shifts of recent decades.

Turnbull needs to take on Trump’s Make America Cheap Again silliness

and January 29, 2018 10

Donald Trump's protectionism is doing real damage to our exporters -- something Malcolm Turnbull needs to raise with the Americans.

Razer: ‘progressive’ journos gunning for Trump are a danger to peace

January 25, 2018 14

Even as purportedly progressive outlets continue to report Trump-Putin conspiracy theory as fact, the tanks roll toward Russia and the money rolls out.

Tips and rumours

January 24, 2018 3

SA Libs gunning for Xenophon ... The mixed CV of Sherry Sufi ... Trump's helicopter dramas ...

Rundle: the anti-democratic rot at the heart of the TPP

January 24, 2018 48

Without the US, the TPP is a less threatening beast, but a beast it remains.

Trump finds a way to make protectionism even dumber, more damaging

and January 24, 2018 7

Donald Trump's latest foray into protectionism will cost thousands of jobs in the name of helping some bankrupt foreign-owned companies.