May 24, 2018
Sky News' Samantha Maiden has apparently been suspended from duties while lawyers investigate claims against her from colleagues, but Sky's keeping its lips shut.
April 27, 2018 29
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd responds to Fergus Ryan's recent Crikey article.
April 6, 2018 14
Fake news about an imminent Dutton Prime Ministership illustrates why social media users are as much to blame as platforms for the deep problems created online.
March 2, 2018 11
Australia has a long tradition of parliamentary vulgarity, but Senator Leyonhjelm might be the first to regularly turn it back on the voters.
February 19, 2018 2
Twitter is becoming the channel of choice for political news, comment, opinion, not least because Facebook is vacating the field.
February 6, 2018 24
As a former soldier, Senator Jim Molan ought to know better than to share Russian propaganda.
January 10, 2018 2
Aussie UN officers distance themselves from the US ... Chook Dad's daughter roasted ... powder leaves parliament blue ...
December 14, 2017 5
The ABC has appointed Andrew Probyn its new political editor, replacing Chris Uhlmann.
November 8, 2017 10
As US lawmakers and tech companies shout about an Honest Ads Act to prevent election meddling, they ignore how much Russia relies on traditional US press to spread disinformation all on their own.
October 31, 2017 5
Why do so many social media accounts of so many serious institutions talk to us as though we prefer our institutions or politicians “humanised” and served in the way of a soft drink?
October 27, 2017 4
Michaelia Cash's current crisis has been a gift to headline writers. We've picked out some of the best.
October 13, 2017
Rose McGowan got her account suspended in the aftermath of her Harvey Weinstein related tweet-storm. But just how easy or hard is it to get yourself kicked off Twitter?
September 27, 2017 1
Tweets are about to become twice as insufferable. And other media tidbits of the day.
September 5, 2017 24
Look, you may ask why on earth I’d care what some silly man stuck in an Ecuadorean embassy has to say about women’s rights, but once upon a time I was a rather strident supporter of WikiLeaks, writes freelance journalist Asher Wolf.
August 16, 2017 1
ABC's Emma Alberici and Sky News' Caroline Marcus have a twitter tiff over marriage equality, John Lyons to head investigative journalism at the ABC, and other media news.
July 21, 2017
Turnbull is still as reliant on traditional media outlets as he is social media, despite a concerted push in his office to bypass them.
June 7, 2017
It's shocking to think the President sometimes re-reads his tweets before hitting send.
June 1, 2017 7
Academic research should not be decided by Twitter lynch mob, writes sports researcher and sociological academic Dr James Connor.
May 29, 2017 6
Fairfax's so-called 'scoop' ... Ashes campaign cancelled? ... yay apartheid ...
May 22, 2017
Think Hellman and Friedman will ride to Fairfax's rescue? Think again.