November 9, 2017 22
A question that returns to us with dispiriting regularity flared up again over night, with Sam Dastyari's run-in with the far right -- when, if ever, is it OK to punch a Nazi?
September 25, 2017 19
Angela Merkel has retained the Chancellorship -- just -- and faces a series of challenges in the months ahead.
August 15, 2017 3
After the violence of Charlottesville, those who identify and out white supremacists believe their work is increasingly important -- and dangerous.
March 17, 2017 1
What we're reading: the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death, legal dispute hinges on an Oxford comma, buried negatives from a Nazi-era photographer, AFL season launch film, how 4Chan’s trolls pulled off the heist of the century, and who stopped McCarthy?
March 3, 2017
What we're reading: saving the last of the vaquitas, Daria's creators reflect on the show's legacy, drugged-up Nazis, a TV show about itself, and the bizarre case of the Perth Freight Link.
February 2, 2017 6
There is a monumental change in the way politics is done and understood, and a widespread response that looks to be monumentally naive.
December 13, 2016 11
Jared Van Duinen, lecturer in history and politics at Charles Sturt University, explore some striking points of similitude between the milieus that gave rise to Adolf Hitler and Donald Trump.
December 21, 2015 1
Crikey readers discuss politics and other issues of the day.
July 17, 2015 6
Crikey readers discuss the Pluto fly-by and other issues of the day.
February 27, 2015
Crikey's correspondent-at-large traces the history of Western sexual liberation.
July 25, 2013 54
Giving voice to an article promoting a party that wants to "turn immigrants into soap" and "make lampshades of their skin" is not a diversity of ideas. It's violent hate speech.
August 3, 2011
The Jewish cemetery in Warsaw has long fascinated Jay Martin, with its unmarked graves and headstones piled in one corner. And then Jay discovered her own family connection...
June 24, 2011 25
Moncktongate has now become a political and moral test for Tony Abbott, whose principal political action to date has been to exile climate-change denialism from the political mainstream.
February 23, 2011
Claims have emerged that current EU president Hungary is trying use the police and media to silence dissenters, writes a Crikey correspondent in Berlin.
September 10, 2010
It's a grisly tale. A lampshade bought at a garage sale after Hurricane Katrina was apparently made from the human skin of Jewish people killed in a Nazi concentration camp. Mark Jacobson goes through a Holocaust investigation.
June 30, 2010
US politicians often refer to their opponents as "Nazis" or horrible events as "a holocaust" but these just trivialise one of history's most disturbing atrocities, writes Rabbi Marvin Hier.
April 22, 2010
A new book claims the roots of Islamic fundamentalism can be traced back to Nazi radio broadcasts across the Middle East during WWII.
November 18, 2009
A new exhibition of Nazi paraphernalia in Cologne shows how the Nazi Party tried to take Christ out of Christmas with swastika cookies and hand grenade tree decorations. Many of their "paganised" Christmas carols are still unwittingly sung today.
November 13, 2009
In November, former Nazi concentration camp guard John Demjanjuk will appear before a Munich court, charged with 27,900 counts of accessory to murder. With time running out to prosecute other ex-Nazis, the case marks the end of an era in world history.
October 21, 2009
It's an insult slung regularly at just about everyone from all over the political spectrum, but just who and what is really a "fascist"? Is it the synonymous with "Nazi"? Does it assume racism? The BBC goes in search of a definition.