Facebook Google Menu Linkedin lock Pinterest Search Twitter

The Australian

Advertisement

The Australian

Follow Crikey’s latest coverage of The Australian. Crikey’s The Australian coverage includes independent news, blogs and commentary.

Latest

Your Monday Weekend Oz sampler (we read Inquirer so you don't have to)

Guy RundleFeb 20, 20175 Comments

You know you don't want to have to read The Australian on the weekend. So we've done it for you.

<em>The Australian</em> declares war on Yassmin Abdel-Magied, misses the point again

The Australian declares war on Yassmin Abdel-Magied, misses the point again

Irfan YusufFeb 17, 201710 Comments

For some reason, Caroline Overington, in her attacks on Yassmin Abdel-Magied in The Australian, cannot seem to understand this whole idea of soft diplomacy.

Press hear what they want to in Trump-Turnbull phone call

Press hear what they want to in Trump-Turnbull phone call

John MartinkusFeb 3, 20177 Comments

Is Donald Trump a bully? Is Malcolm Turnbull a coward? Or should we not have refugees on Nauru and Manus Island to begin with? It all depends on your point of view, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus.

Hold the front page? Nah, don't bother

Hold the front page? Nah, don't bother

John MartinkusFeb 2, 20174 Comments

The Prime Minister finally admitted he had donated millions to the Liberal Party during the election campaign, but it was too late for most of the media to get it into the paper, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus

Why don't we just have a plebiscite for 18C?

CrikeyJan 31, 20171 Comment

The Oz is giddy over a poll showing 48% of Australians want 18C changed. But, you know, over 60% support marriage equality, and the Oz wants a plebiscite for that.

The Oz picks its own Aussies of the Year because political correctness has gone mad

CrikeyJan 23, 20171 Comment

The Oz really, really hates 18C.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

CrikeyJan 20, 20179 Comments

Brighton reporter slams homeless ... investing in prison future ... Socrates meets his (imagined) match ...

The Australian's clean coal magic trick

The Australian's clean coal magic trick

John QuigginJan 10, 20178 Comments

With some slippery words and some clever sleight-of-hand, The Australian almost makes it look like coal is good for humanity, writes economist John Quiggin

Jealousy list: the pieces we wish we'd written

Jealousy list: the pieces we wish we'd written

CrikeyDec 23, 2016

The year's best non-Crikey journalism.

The 2016 Crikeys: the best and worst of the media

Myriam RobinDec 21, 20165 Comments

Triumph at Fairfax, problems at the ABC and sexual harassment pretty much everywhere: it's the 2016 Crikey Awards for Media.

https://www.crikey.com.au/2016/12/21/the-2016-crikeys-the-best-and-worst-of-the-media/ == https://www.crikey.com.au/free-trial/==https://www.crikey.com.au/subscribe/

Show popup

Telling you what the others don't. FREE for 21 days.

Free Trial form on Pop Up

Free Trial form on Pop Up
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.