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Razer: it might be ‘unbiased’, but the ABC is not free of racist rot

Helen Razer November 14, 2017 13 Comments

The thugs who abused Sam Dastyari might be working class, but racism is maintained as it was started: by elites, for their own benefit.

Why I’m done fact-checking Islamophobes, racists and trolls

Shakira Hussein November 10, 2017 32 Comments

It's hard to come up with the perfect come-back when you're accosted by racists like Sam Dastyari was. But it's what happens next that is more important.

Would Sam Dastyari have been justified punching the racists who abused him?

Charlie Lewis November 9, 2017 22 Comments

A question that returns to us with dispiriting regularity flared up again over night, with Sam Dastyari's run-in with the far right -- when, if ever, is it OK to punch a Nazi?

Behind the scenes at one halal of an evening with Sam Dastyari and Gillian Triggs

Irfan Yusuf August 25, 2017 2 Comments

Sam Dastyari and Gillian Triggs got together for an interesting conversation at the University of Sydney. Irfan Yusuf takes us through the highlights of the event.

Matthewson: is Dastyari on the comeback trail, or bushwhacking in the political wilderness?

Paula Matthewson August 4, 2017 10 Comments

It's difficult to tell how successful, if at all, the young Senator will be at convincing the public he has rehabilitated.

MUP says it didn’t approach Australian Story for Dastyari book promotion

Emily Watkins August 2, 2017 5 Comments

Sam Dastyari's book publishers say Monday night's show had nothing to do with them. Just lucky timing, we guess.

Tips and rumours

Crikey July 28, 2017 4 Comments

Is Pauline Hanson a dual citizen? ... Sam Dastyari is following you on Instagram (briefly) ... Fairfax news disappears ...

Media Watch’s appeal to the future of ‘public interest journalism’ is snobbish and unbalanced

David Salter July 11, 2017 16 Comments

What was meant to be a "special edition" of Media Watch was actually a predictable lecturette.

Crikey Worm: coal lovers target Turnbull, Ten’s last stand

Cassidy Knowlton June 14, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Almost two dozen coal-loving MPs are threatening the PM over the Clean Energy Target, and it might be time to switch off Channel Ten. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey May 16, 2017 2 Comments

Australian Tax Office website failing again ... Liberal factional battles ... Exclusive Watch returns ...