Topic archives: Russia

Did the missile attack on Syria really happen?

April 16, 2018 49

Western military attacks on Syria's chemical weapons sites serve little purpose, are entirely incoherent, and part of profoundly flawed interventionist urge that plays out as ritual that may as well be fake.

Exclusive watch … Jim Middleton leaves Sky for senator’s office … Russian journos sneak into hospital …

April 12, 2018 2

Some sibling rivalry erupted between News Corp stablemates over an "exclusive" story, and other media tidbits of the day.

What’s stopping Trump from declaring war?

April 12, 2018 7

Overnight, the president tweeted that Russia should "get ready" for "nice new 'smart'" missiles. Just what stands between Trump and all out war?

Syria would test any president. It is far, far beyond the abilities of Trump.

April 12, 2018 28

As Trump contends with forever-mounting pressure at home, his already feeble hold on the Middle East continues to slacken.

Razer: war won’t wait for our moralising fits over Stormy Daniels

March 27, 2018 64

It's time to face the fact: the obscenity of violence should overrule the Western "obscenity" of unruly women.

Crikey Worm: Greens warn their party is ‘flatlining’

March 27, 2018 3

Good morning, early birds. The US President orders the expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats. Plus, senior Greens figures in a panic, warning the party is about to "flatline". It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: absent Border Force boss sacked

March 16, 2018 2

Good morning, early birds. The PM has lashed Russia for the recent attack on a former spy. Plus, AWOL Border Force head Roman Quaedvlieg has been shown the door. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Razer: ‘progressive’ journos gunning for Trump are a danger to peace

January 25, 2018 14

Even as purportedly progressive outlets continue to report Trump-Putin conspiracy theory as fact, the tanks roll toward Russia and the money rolls out.

Crikey Worm: dual-citizenship concerns for Labor’s David Feeney

December 6, 2017 4

Good morning, early birds. The dual-citizenship crisis hits home for Labor, and America's Russia probe digs deeper still. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Razer: oh, those anti-Russians …

November 9, 2017 57

There is no evidence of orchestrated “misinformation”. But it has become accepted alternative fact that “Russia” interfered in the US election.