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Matthewson: is Dastyari on the comeback trail, or bushwhacking in the political wilderness?

Paula Matthewson August 4, 2017 10 Comments

It's difficult to tell how successful, if at all, the young Senator will be at convincing the public he has rehabilitated.

Your Monday Weekend Oz sampler (we read Inquirer so you don’t have to)

Guy Rundle February 20, 2017 5 Comments

You know you don't want to have to read The Australian on the weekend. So we've done it for you.

Baird goes after ICAC head like Abbott hunted Triggs

Alex Mitchell November 2, 2016 6 Comments

Most observers believe that de-throning Latham is the real purpose of the Coalition’s carefully orchestrated review of ICAC's management and performance.

Media briefs: another bite … going Greek … clean sweep …

Media briefs: another bite … going Greek … clean sweep …

Crikey February 27, 2015

Will News Corp try and bid for the New York Daily News? And other media tidbits of the day.

Funnily enough, ICAC’s ‘overreach’ only a concern for those in its crosshairs

Funnily enough, ICAC’s ‘overreach’ only a concern for those in its crosshairs

Alex Mitchell January 29, 2015 6 Comments

While the ICAC blowtorch was focused on ALP politicians, conservatives applauded from the sidelines, happy to see Labor’s scandals unearthed and publicised. They seem to have changed their tune.

Who you gonna call? Meet Australia’s biggest media tart

Who you gonna call? Meet Australia’s biggest media tart

Myriam Robin May 5, 2014 11 Comments

Who's Australia's biggest media tart? From a shallow pool of talent relied on by media to comment on the issues of the day, a few names dominate the airwaves ...

Media briefs: Kennett on Seven … Jaspan heavies unis … GrattsBook …

Media briefs: Kennett on Seven … Jaspan heavies unis … GrattsBook …

Crikey March 28, 2013

Former Victorian premier Jeff Kennett is joining the Seven Network to lead its election coverage. And other media tidbits.

WikiLeaks and the evil that is PayPal

Crikey October 26, 2011 3 Comments

Crikey readers have their say.

Those far from super statements

Those far from super statements

Richard Farmer October 25, 2011 1 Comment

Headlines like this one from today's Australian are the kind that should have the Labor Government worried.

Power Shots: four legends of political fixing

Paul Barry August 26, 2011 1 Comment

They may not punch with the same force of the past, they may no longer punch at all, but any round-up of Australian Political Fixers would be incomplete without mentioning the men who made fixing an art form.