Max Chalmers October 10, 2017
Erstwhile prime minister and globetrotting guest lecturer Tony Abbott has extolled the benefits of climate change at a gathering of "climate sceptics". Plus, the government has admitted a national security contractor was hacked last year. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
Max Chalmers October 9, 2017 1 Comment
Good morning, early birds. Yet more bad news for PM Malcolm Turnbull this morning as Newspoll indicates huge losses for his government's two-party preferred in regional Australia. And the Productivity Commission's report into the best way to distribute the GST is set to land. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
Guy Rundle October 6, 2017 37 Comments
The public sphere, in this country and others, has been undermined by an unwillingness to defend it, even as the ground shifts beneath it.
Max Chalmers October 6, 2017
Members of the government have lashed out at broadcaster Alan Jones, and COAG says yes to surveillance. It's the news you need to know.
Bernard Keane October 5, 2017 34 Comments
Our politicians are constructing a panopticon from which it will be impossible to escape. And it won't stop terror attacks.
Greg Barns October 4, 2017 23 Comments
Turnbull's legislation threatens “one of the most fundamental safeguards of personal liberty”.
Michael Sainsbury October 3, 2017 3 Comments
In a speech to the Asia Society, Chris Bowen has delivered an honest and forthright assessment of where we stand right now with our nearest and most important neighbours.
Crikey September 29, 2017 2 Comments
Seven's "misinformation campaign" ... another problem with the F35 ... pollies show their true colours ...
Bernard Keane September 28, 2017 16 Comments
Having recycled his Snowy Hydro announcement, the Prime Minister is now recycling announcements about securing gas supply. At least he's getting stuck into Labor though.