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The end of greyhound racing? On the track at the ACT’s final race meet

The end of greyhound racing? On the track at the ACT’s final race meet

This week, greyhound racing became illegal in the ACT. Depending who you're talking to, that's either worth celebration or it's total "bullshit".

NSW byelections will send a message to Baird — and Turnbull

NSW byelections will send a message to Baird — and Turnbull

The Orange, Wollongong and Canterbury byelections have pitted Mike Baird against his biggest frenemy, Alan Jones.

Isentia Index: dogs, disasters and Donald

Isentia Index: dogs, disasters and Donald

International news was the biggest source of chatter this week.

Greyhound group threatens inquiry participants

Greyhound group threatens inquiry participants

A pro-greyhound racing lobby group has celebrated the Baird government's backflip by threatening participants in the inquiry that led to the ban.

Baird’s backflip on greyhounds: well, they’re only dogs, right?

Baird’s backflip on greyhounds: well, they’re only dogs, right?

Mike Baird's backflip in greyhound racing will alienate voters already unhappy with politics as usual. But hey, it's only animals, right?

The real reason for Murdoch’s war on greyhounds

The real reason for Murdoch’s war on greyhounds

As The Daily Telegraph raged against Mike Baird's greyhound racing ban, parent company News Corp was buying gambling website punters.com.au.

More grisly greyhound experiments come to light in Melbourne

More grisly greyhound experiments come to light in Melbourne

Medical experimentation on greyhounds continues in Melbourne, with researchers guaranteed dogs by the Victorian government's refusal to shut down the greyhound exploitation industry.

Greyhound ban turning to dogshit for both NSW parties

Greyhound ban turning to dogshit for both NSW parties

Mike Baird's plan to ban greyhound racing has come back to bite for both major parties.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Power behind the throne ... student paper v cartoonist ... Sophie spotted ...

Left and right revel in the pointless cruelty of greyhound racing

Left and right revel in the pointless cruelty of greyhound racing

The Baird government's ban on greyhound racing reflects an industry unable and unwilling to reform itself and an industry engaged in industrial-scale cruelty for no benefit.