Topic archives: The Australian

‘Journalists are miserable’ … Tele defends Rush story … Fifield advises against dropping the C bomb …

March 21, 2018 1

Former Fairfax editorial director Sean Aylmer has called journalists "insecure" and "miserable", while describing how he needed to pull back from being "too honest" in talking about restructures at the media giant because of leaks to rival outlets.

Sunrise’s panel follow-up … Court rules against Tele in Rush case … Chip shot from the bunker …

March 20, 2018 2

Sunrise has followed up its error-ridden, all-white panel discussion of removing Aboriginal children from their families. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.

Press Council decides against Markson … Seven blocks Indigenous protesters … how the Oz does clickbait …

March 16, 2018

Two stories in The Daily Telegraph attacking former Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs for speaking at a Bob Brown Foundation event have been found in breach of Australian Press Council standards.

The Oz v the Greens: who’s right, and who’s a great big hopping idiot in the great kangaroo cull debate?

March 7, 2018 12

A culture-war-free explainer on culling kangaroos, and Lee Rhiannon.

The many forces trying to ‘tear up’ our workplace laws

February 27, 2018 5

To read the news today, you'd think one organisation was gunning for IR change. The truth is more complicated.

Media giants unite to quash Rebel … Top End talent bumped … karmic typos …

February 26, 2018 4

Australia's biggest rival media companies have joined forces against Rebel Wilson's massive payout. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Finally, Fairfax and News Corp agree on something

February 9, 2018 1

You know that feeling when you turn out to have something strikingly in common with your arch nemesis?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 8, 2018 5

Jonesing for a stadium ... no jihad for Jim? ... Tsiolkas defends Doyle ...

Vale Michael Gordon … good feud guide … exclusive watch …

February 5, 2018 3

Building bridges between the ABC and The Australian. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

How an Islamic fashion exhibition exposed the true Aussie spirit

January 31, 2018 20

Hijabi fashion is here to stay, but The Australian didn't get the memo writes Shakira Hussein.