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Joyce out: High Court delivers body blow to Turnbull

Bernard Keane October 27, 2017 33 Comments

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?

Sally Whyte October 13, 2017 16 Comments

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

Crikey August 30, 2017 9 Comments

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?

Crikey Intern July 27, 2017 4 Comments

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

Guy Rundle July 26, 2017 20 Comments

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

Bernard Keane July 26, 2017 45 Comments

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?

Bernard Keane July 25, 2017 10 Comments

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

Crikey July 24, 2017 7 Comments

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?

William Bowe July 24, 2017 15 Comments

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

Crikey July 19, 2017 3 Comments

Sloppy, sloppy work, Australian Greens.