May 29, 2018 5
For evidence of why you shouldn't let political ideologues comment on complex policy issues, look no further than Paul Kelly struggling, and failing, to analyse the Productivity Commission's superannuation report.
March 21, 2018 2
GDS is spreading!
February 21, 2018 23
In their disregard of a child on the way from the Barnaby affair, the right is stepping into the territory of post-Woodstock 1970s era cultural nihilism, which even progressives pulled back from eventually.
October 2, 2017 28
The No campaign likes to portray itself as the enemy of the elites. Have a look at their backgrounds: they're all elites themselves.
September 28, 2017 27
The media hall of shame is now giving out same-sex marriage plebiscite showbags: On the Monthly blog, Sean Kelly says that non LGBT people should stop making comments on the Yes case’s piss-poor strateg-, sorry, on the Yes case’s strategy. If the Yes vote loses, it won’t be anything to do with strategy, it will […]
August 22, 2017 6
Once again the Oz has run commentary without appropriately distinguishing it from news.
February 3, 2017 7
Is Donald Trump a bully? Is Malcolm Turnbull a coward? Or should we not have refugees on Nauru and Manus Island to begin with? It all depends on your point of view, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus.
November 23, 2016 1
If only the song were as easy on the ears as those of his namesake.
November 23, 2016 3
ABCC MIA ... Pauline makes her demands ... future of Radio National ...
October 17, 2016 6
No one has supported the rise and rise of Donald Trump like Murdoch's Fox News Channel.
May 23, 2016
“I’ll get you after the election. I’ll deal with you in another forum, you bastard," a furious Peacock told the Press Club. David Washington looks back.
May 23, 2016 2
The Australian's Paul Kelly once slammed Andrew Peacock over what could be construed as anti-immigrant sentiment. How times have changed.
December 11, 2015 27
Looking back on a turbulent era.
September 24, 2015 3
Crikey readers discuss government policy and other issues of the day.
September 23, 2015 24
Just 10 ways to a better political and media culture.
June 30, 2015 47
Paul Kelly and Tim Wilson did their valiant best to attack the ABC for allowing Zaky Mallah to ask a question on Q&A. It did not go so well ...
June 26, 2015 12
No, Paul Kelly, the Catholic Church is not actually an institution that worships at the altar of the free market.
May 22, 2015 21
When the right are actually advocating sterilising the poor, the end is probably nigh.
May 20, 2015 10
In the third part of a five-part series, Private Media's publisher says of course Rupert Murdoch does not sit there barking out orders to his editors about what he wants to see in the paper. He does not have to.
May 5, 2015
Searching for an emissions trading scheme ... Facebook targets asylum seekers ... and News Corp heavyweights hit it out.