December 22, 2017 5
This year has seen a tremendous amount of nuanced, balanced, and completely sane debate across the political spectrum.
November 14, 2017 1
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.
November 13, 2017 2
Hanson no show ... Ryan follows a well worn path to success ... Americans still can't spell Malcolm's name ...
November 10, 2017 24
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.
October 30, 2017 1
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.
October 9, 2017 13
Nick Xenophon stands poised to unleash his full powers of disruption at the South Australian election in March.
October 3, 2017 33
Calls to ban young people from various things, like smoking and voting, reflect on ongoing preoccupation with demonising young Australians.
October 3, 2017 26
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.
September 6, 2017 11
Can you bring hats into Parliament? Props? Stunt outfits, like Pauline Hanson's burqa?
August 29, 2017 7
Capitalism rushes in where culture wars fear to tread ... Pauline Hanson, jailbird ... Peter Dutton, actual potato ...