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Crikey Worm: Turnbull poll shock continues

Max Chalmers November 14, 2017 1 Comment

Good morning, early birds. Jacqui Lambie's parliamentary career hangs in the balance, while Pauline Hanson's latest recruit has already (allegedly) defected. Plus, a massive earthquake in Iraq and Iran has killed hundreds. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey November 13, 2017 2 Comments

Hanson no show ... Ryan follows a well worn path to success ... Americans still can't spell Malcolm's name ...

How the media — including me — helped normalise political extremists

Bernard Keane November 10, 2017 24 Comments

We've created a world in which abuse and harassment of politicians is normalised. The media is a big part of the problem -- and not just the mainstream media.

Crikey Worm: Palaszczuk calls an early election

Max Chalmers October 30, 2017 1 Comment

Good morning, early birds. Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called the state election early, and the Citizenship Seven drama has stranded the federal government in unknown political waters. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Poll Bludger: how Nick Xenophon could end the two-party political system

William Bowe October 9, 2017 13 Comments

Nick Xenophon stands poised to unleash his full powers of disruption at the South Australian election in March.

Pauline Hanson joins the great Australian war on young people

Bernard Keane October 3, 2017 33 Comments

Calls to ban young people from various things, like smoking and voting, reflect on ongoing preoccupation with demonising young Australians.

Razer: One Nation will thrive in the absence of a genuine alternative (and centrism isn’t it)

Helen Razer October 3, 2017 26 Comments

If there is no party in this nation ready with both an economic plan for an uncertain future and a true aversion to bigotry, we can expect to see PHON exert its influence.

Was Pauline Hanson actually allowed to wear that burqa in Parliament?

Charlie Lewis September 6, 2017 11 Comments

Can you bring hats into Parliament? Props? Stunt outfits, like Pauline Hanson's burqa?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey August 29, 2017 7 Comments

Capitalism rushes in where culture wars fear to tread ... Pauline Hanson, jailbird ... Peter Dutton, actual potato ...

Hinch’s Senate Diary: up to six Labor senators will vote no to marriage equality

Derryn Hinch August 23, 2017 12 Comments

Behind the scene Senate dealings lead me to believe there are those in the Labor camp who would vote No on same-sex marriage, writes Derryn Hinch, but why do they refuse to say so?