January 10, 2018 48
That the Liberals are so quick to crush one of their young leaders tells you everything you need to know.
December 1, 2017 22
The Deputy Premier of NSW has stuck his neck out to get Turnbull's head.
August 8, 2017 32
For a bunch of people who want to get marriage equality off the political agenda, the Liberals sure have a funny way of doing it.
August 7, 2017 4
The Prime Minister has had a tactical win in heading off a revolt by marriage equality supporters in the Liberal party room. But the issue, and confrontation that will be required to resolve it, has merely been delayed.
July 12, 2017 21
Malcolm Turnbull has desperately needed a way to reconnect with the moderate/progressive voters that once had high hopes for him but now have stopped listening. The London speech might be it.
July 7, 2017 8
Coalition ministers have been at pains to avoid naming the former Howard government health minister whose name rhymes with Bony Rabbit, as this piece republished from The Fair Go attests.
July 5, 2017 26
On its face, Tony Abbott’s call for “democratic” reform of the NSW Liberal Party seems perfectly reasonable. But only on its face ...
July 4, 2017 14
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.
June 29, 2017 22
This is one of the tightest and most anti-democratic parliamentary systems on the planet. It's time to fix it.
June 26, 2017 4
Rough times for Gina ... the Coalitions totally rad new website ... penalty rates have no apparent effect on employment levels ...