Topic archives: Scott Ludlam

NT News’ Save Our Children campaign … Ludlam’s new gig … walk and talk campaign

March 2, 2018 3

The NT paper has run a serious child welfare campaign after a shocking crime.

Joyce out: High Court delivers body blow to Turnbull

October 27, 2017 33

The Turnbull government has received a devastating blow with the National leadership found to be ineligible by the High Court.

What next for the Citizenship Seven?

October 13, 2017 16

As the conclusion of the Magnificent Citizenship Seven saga approaches, who will make it through the gunfire, and who will fall?

What I learnt from Gillian Triggs’ metadata

August 30, 2017 9

Think that if you have nothing to hide you have nothing to fear? Maybe you should just hand over your email password, writes Amy Gray.

Are Canadians, New Zealanders and Italians more scared of us than we are of them?

July 27, 2017 4

How do Australia's provisions for keeping foreign insurgents out of Parliament stack up against those of other countries? Crikey intern Angus McCubbing investigates.

The Greens’ not-so-simple, essential mandate: save the Earth

July 26, 2017 20

The environmental movement has come a long way from hippie love-ins and right-wing jokes. But the Greens, in Australia and elsewhere, have to acknowledge that it is the single most important thing they will ever do.

Canavan’s caravan of confusion should have hit the road

July 26, 2017 45

It's unsurprising that Matt Canavan hasn't resigned from the Senate. The idea of responsibility is one that the major parties have little interest in.

Section 44 claims Matt Canavan … but via the High Court?

July 25, 2017 10

Another politician has fallen foul of s44 of the constitution -- although because it's a minister, the government will race to the High Court to try to save him.

Reporting on the Greens’ section 44 stuff-up shows journalism fails the diversity test

July 24, 2017 7

A lack of diversity, an ethnic uniformity has narrowed the focus of reporting, writes journalist and media-watcher Christopher Warren.

Poll Bludger: are the Greens cooked?

July 24, 2017 15

The Greens can be confident they have their seats in Victoria and Tasmania locked down for years to come. But every other state is a crapshoot from here.

EXCLUSIVE: every single Greens member has just resigned

July 19, 2017 3

Sloppy, sloppy work, Australian Greens.

Crikey Clarifier: what is section 44 of the constitution and how did it trip up the Greens?

July 19, 2017 10

What does the law say about being a dual citizen while getting elected to Australian parliament?

Poll Bludger: section 44 is a sticky wicket in need of reform

July 19, 2017 9

Another one bites the dust. Unfairly, as it turns out.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: I am not in allegiance to a foreign power and I have proof

Hinch’s Senate Diary: I am not in allegiance to a foreign power and I have proof

July 19, 2017 31

It’s hard to believe that Ludlam would become the third non-senator to be forced to fall on his rusty sword this 45th Parliament. But I shall not be the fourth, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Another Green falls by the wayside as Larissa Waters discovers Canadian citizenship

July 18, 2017 11

Another Greens senator has discovered she has dual citizenship and has resigned her Senate seat.

What we lose when we lose Scott Ludlam

July 17, 2017 21

The resignation of the biggest tech-head in Parliament will leave the Australian public the poorer.

Poll Bludger: who will replace Scott Ludlam?

July 17, 2017 11

A hitherto obscure and low-order candidate has been thrust into the spotlight: Jordon Steele-John, a 22-year-old disability advocate with cerebral palsy.

Greens shock: Scott Ludlam resigns over NZ citizenship

July 14, 2017 11

In a shock announcement, the Greens' Scott Ludlam has resigned after learning he remained a NZ citizen.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

April 20, 2017

Hit the cafe ... Ludlam denies sexiness ... Latham's back ...

The 2016 Crikeys: Arsehat, Person of the Year and Sexiest Pollies are …

The 2016 Crikeys: Arsehat, Person of the Year and Sexiest Pollies are …

December 22, 2016 15

It's the most anticipated awards of the year -- who will be Crikey's Arsehat, Person of the Year and Sexiest Politician?