February 13, 2018 76
If you're wondering if Monday nights have changed, it's just business as usual: "A group of people fresh from the Qantas Club Lounge think about themselves, and the medium they inhabit in that moment, as democracy itself," writes Helen Razer.
February 6, 2018
Good morning, early birds. Businesses and unions go head to head over corporate tax cuts. Plus, Trump's bloviating creates unusual bedfellows. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
January 18, 2018 15
The audience members continued to standout across Q&A's 2017 season, often outshining the panelists themselves. Here are Crikey's look back at the most memorable five.
October 24, 2017 39
This week's Q&A episode on marriage equality was billed as a “debate” and was boiled down to its noisome essence. Which is to say, it said things that have been already said and said.
May 10, 2017 21
Amanda Vanstone's Monday column in The Age manages to be the worst thing in the paper, a ramble about Yassmin Abdel-Magied.
February 22, 2017 4
It's an endlessly fascinating question as to whether Oriel, Planet and the leader writers are hypocritical or simply stupid and confused, unable to accept the real contradictions of the right's liberal-conservative fusion.
February 21, 2017 11
We could get 15,000 signatures to ban Gerard Henderson from Insiders. Easy.
February 17, 2017 10
For some reason, Caroline Overington, in her attacks on Yassmin Abdel-Magied in The Australian, cannot seem to understand this whole idea of soft diplomacy.
August 25, 2016 25
The current infatuation with free speech has very little to do with political belief, and everything to do with protecting the interests of the knowledge class.
July 12, 2016
Last night's episode of Q&A got interesting, but not for reason the ABC had hoped.
June 7, 2016
Q&A is the only program to get a bump in viewers from election content.
May 13, 2016 7
A little goes a long way when household income is low. The same boost requires a lot more money once you’re richer.
April 12, 2016 2
Channel Nine speaks out on 60 Minutes scandal. And other media tidbits of the day.
November 9, 2015 7
Advocates for various forms of assisted dying and euthanasia thrash it out ahead of Q&A special.
August 25, 2015 25
So just how does the ABC screen viewer-submitted tweets for Q&A? Myriam Robin and Josh Taylor report.
July 13, 2015 12
Three blunders the ABC could've easily prevented during the fallout from Zaky Mallah's appearance on Q&A.
July 7, 2015 7
It’s not really about Muslims Jane Paterson writes: Re. “Clowns to the left of me, jokers to my right: Muslims stuck in the middle of an uncivil war” (yesterday). Thank you for having space for Shakira Hussein’s opinion piece. A breath of rational sanity it is. I am biased because I can rarely watch Q&A […]
June 23, 2015 12
The ABC says sorry. And other media tidbits of the day.
June 11, 2015 13
If Q&A is, as its tagline suggests, “democracy in action”, then democracy has become little more than the opportunity to enjoy strong feelings.
March 31, 2015 1
Mark Latham will have to defend his comments about mothers with depression in court. And other media tidbits of the day.