Crikey September 25, 2017 4 Comments
In Malcolm Roberts' defence (or not) ... more ballots dumped ... is Fed Uni in "massive debt"? ...
Bernard Keane July 26, 2017 4 Comments
Australia has a shallow gene pool when it comes to intelligence commentary and the response to the latest intelligence review shows it.
Crikey April 22, 2014 2 Comments
No love for Bob Carr from Lowy Institute ... Qantas hosties on the clock ... Frozen pensions fight to ease the budget burden ... PUP man's take on violence ...
Matthew Knott November 1, 2013 26 Comments
Talk about an all-star dinner. But then, Rupert Murdoch is the most powerful Australian in the world. Crikey rubbed shoulders and wondered just what the media mogul might be on about.
Crikey August 27, 2013 14 Comments
Kevin Rudd has mapped out his foreign policy priorities for the next term, talking Syria while shifting a major naval base and resisting the temptation to boost DFAT. Freelance journalist David Donaldson tuned in.
Crikey June 5, 2012 16 Comments
The latest Lowy Institute poll contains an alarming statistic for lovers of democracy. Rob Burgess of Business Spectator wonders why we hate our system of government.
Crikey October 18, 2010 28 Comments
Watch closely in the parliamentary debate on Afghanistan this week for how often the speaking MPs remind you of their support for the troops. But there's nothing wrong with being partisan on military policy, writes Special Forces Afghanistan veteran and Lowy Institute associate James Brown.
Possum Comitatus May 31, 2010
The Lowy Institute has released its annual Lowy Poll, with fascinating data showing waning concern over climate change in the last three years. Possum Comitatus has the figures.
Crikey November 9, 2009 2 Comments
Rudd's a speech about climate change sceptics was clever politics, and statesmanlike to boot, writes Tony Kevin. But Tim Hollo doesn't agree -- in fact, he says Rudd might be the worst kind of climate sceptic.