Topic archives: Warren Entsch

Crikey Worm: Manus images released

November 10, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Islamic State loses its foothold in Syria, and Coalition conservatives hatch a plan to delay a marriage equality vote in parliament. Plus, activist group GetUp has released pictures and video from inside the Manus detention centre. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

October 6, 2017

Parliamentarian's book choices revealed ... Shorten joins the commercial radio cringe festival ... Scott Ryan is back ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

August 1, 2017 7

Why Liberals need to bring marriage equality for a vote now ... it was the best of times, it was the worst of times ... Chris Smith decides to fire all Muslims ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

June 24, 2016

Slippery slope ... ACL's close ties ... comic fight ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

June 23, 2016 3

Don't impale ... Arts Party candidate's naked truth ... ditch the witch? ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

June 22, 2016 3

Calling Tony, getting Barnaby ... Skyrail and the CFMEU ... Abbott's own plan ...

Journalism and Cicero

June 15, 2016

Crikey readers discuss the state of the media and misquotes.

Gay marriage plebiscite a $158m ‘abdication of responsibility’

Gay marriage plebiscite a $158m ‘abdication of responsibility’

September 8, 2015 5

Letting Parliament deal with same-sex marriage itself would be a whole lot cheaper than a referendum or plebiscite.

One Entsch at a time: the Libs crawl toward same-sex marriage

One Entsch at a time: the Libs crawl toward same-sex marriage

September 1, 2015 3

Margot Saville went along to hear Liberal MP Warren Entsch speak at a pro-gay marriage event.

Isentia Index: Is it time for a royal commission into royal commissions?

Isentia Index: Is it time for a royal commission into royal commissions?

August 19, 2015

Another week of media outrage directed at the government kept Coalition ministers at the forefront of the conversation.

How to get your name in the paper if you’re a lowly backbencher

How to get your name in the paper if you’re a lowly backbencher

August 14, 2015 4

Why do loudmouths like Cory Bernardi get to front the National Press Club while many backbenchers languish in the pages of their local rags? Crikey investigates what it takes to get your name up in lights if you don't have a ministerial portfolio.

Loyalists and insurgents do battle in a leadership crisis on speed

Loyalists and insurgents do battle in a leadership crisis on speed

February 4, 2015 11

The Liberal leadership dynamic is now playing out at speeds never seen before, with the political-media cycle shifting repeatedly through the course of a single day.

The best-read politicians in Canberra, or how to spend $3000 on publications in just six months

The best-read politicians in Canberra, or how to spend $3000 on publications in just six months

January 7, 2015 9

Who spent the most on books and newspapers in Parliament House? Crikey reporter Myriam Robin and intern Mahalia Dobson investigate.

Coalition draws a near-blank on support for wind power

Coalition draws a near-blank on support for wind power

September 23, 2013 14

How many Coalition MPs really support wind farms? Not many, it would seem.

Coalition undermines Rio+20 sustainable development summit

June 18, 2012 11

The Rio+20 gathering is 2012’s biggest international event, writes Anna Rose, chair of the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, from Rio de Janeiro.

Sideshow Alley: what a lovely pair

September 9, 2011 6

This week it's unanimous -- you have united across party lines in your condemnation of the Coalition flirting with the idea of not granting Craig Thomson a pair to attend the birth of his child.

A European version of the Lehman Bros collapse

A European version of the Lehman Bros collapse

June 17, 2011

That is the rather frightening prospect raised overnight by the head of the eurozone.

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits

July 21, 2010 1

Richard Farmer presents today's chunky bits.