Bernard Keane February 24, 2016 16 Comments
Despite the promise that data retention would only be used for the most serious crimes, one agency wants to use it for trivial offences.
Crikey Intern September 2, 2015 5 Comments
Serving mediocre, overpriced junk food might not be the worst offence committed by 7-Eleven. Former employees are claiming systemic underpayment. Crikey intern Marc Sudholz explains.
Cara Waters February 5, 2014 1 Comment
Pollster Gary Morgan isn't taking a Federal Court judgment against his family trust lying down, making allegations of witnesses being threatened and intimidated.
Andrew Crook May 10, 2013 6 Comments
Workplace policy remains a key -- perhaps the key -- point of difference between the major political parties in Australia. Crikey examines each party's IR offerings ...
Andrew Crook October 24, 2012 121 Comments
The link between this morning's raid on Craig Thomson's family's house and the fall of the Gillard government remains a tenuous one. There are plenty of hoops first.
Andrew Crook October 16, 2012 3 Comments
As Craig Thomson faces a civil claim by Fair Work Australia, Labor will wait to finger a replacement candidate for his NSW electorate. But whoever wins ALP pre-selection will face a tough contest against the Liberals at the federal election.
Andrew Crook May 28, 2012 6 Comments
At a hastily convened presser last week, Craig Thomson made the observation that the amount of simultaneous investigations into his credit card usage could be getting a bit out of hand. No kidding.
Crikey May 24, 2012 1 Comment
"Productivity" is starting to sound a little "gourmet" -- a word that means very different things to different people, writes Jo-anne Schofield, executive director of policy network Catalyst Australia.
Bernard Keane May 16, 2012 1 Comment
What role should the budget's cash handouts play in wage determinations? There's a long history to the issue.
Crikey May 14, 2012
The serio-comic, wholly theatrical drama of purported “Fair Work Australia” is lined up in the crosshairs of Dr Biff Bondarchuk's crack analysis of the Feignstream Media's (mis)handling of the Craig Thomson Affair.