firstname.lastname@example.org October 18, 2017 3 Comments
A recent conversation between Michelle Obama and Roxane Gay illustrates that the idea we can "stay out" of politics is a false one, writes our Yale correspondent, freelance writer Emma Shortis.
Helen Razer May 18, 2017 20 Comments
Certain media outlets have developed an unhealthy obsession with Donald Trump's sanity and intelligence, as well as becoming fixated on technocratic qualifications.
Glenn Dyer March 1, 2017 2 Comments
The publishing rights to books by Barack Obama and wife Michelle have reached the heady figure of US$60 million (nearly A$80 million).
Helen Razer July 28, 2016 25 Comments
Michelle Obama spoke of role models and symbols, while Americans fall deeper into poverty.
Crikey July 24, 2014 7 Comments
It has been 100 days since the Nigerian schoolgirls were kidnapped. What did #BringBackOurGirls achieve, and where has the outrage gone? United Nations adviser Robert Johnson writes from Nairobi.
Richard Farmer September 11, 2012 2 Comments
It was proved again this morning -- put on enough pressure and this Labor government will weaken.
Crikey September 6, 2012 3 Comments
In today's Media Briefs: Verrender joins Business Spectator ... Rundle on Bolt: rewriting history ... Front Page of the Day ... The Department of Corrections ... Elisabeth Murdoch paid almost $4m for running Shine by News ...
Crikey September 6, 2012 2 Comments
“Ann Romney squeaked it out, while Michelle Obama knocked one out of the park,” wrote Guy Rundle of the first lady’s address to the Democratic National Convention yesterday afternoon. You can read his giddy account online, or watch the speech all sides of politics couldn’t help but love for yourself …
Guy Rundle September 5, 2012 34 Comments
She came, she saw, she conquered. Michelle Obama already had the faithful eating out of her hand, but tonight at the Democratic National Convention she buried Ann Romney -- and the rest of the GOP.
Guy Rundle September 5, 2012 7 Comments
The energy in the Time Warner Cable Arena is phenomenal, beyond anything the RNC summoned up for any speaker in three days in Florida. Crikey warms up with the Democrats.