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Dutton’s plan to combat online hate speech is starting to take shape

Dutton’s plan to combat online hate speech is starting to take shape

Last month, the ACCC report on digital platforms recommended the government develop a 'platform-neutral regulatory framework' — but what does this mean and is it even possible?

Something must change if pollsters expect to reclaim voters’ trust

Something must change if pollsters expect to reclaim voters’ trust

Crikey readers discuss Newspoll's attempt to bounce back from the election, the ACCC handling of monopolies and Nine's Crown revelations.

ACCC avoids the hard challenge of neoliberalism — breaking up monopolies

ACCC avoids the hard challenge of neoliberalism — breaking up monopolies

As platforms like Google and Facebook grow bigger by buying up their competition, we need to decide what we should do about monopolies.

Scams are becoming a silent epidemic

Scams are becoming a silent epidemic

Scams rely on the victim’s involvement in their own fleecing. Because of that, we often don't hear enough about them.

Media players jostle for control in digital platforms inquiry

Media players jostle for control in digital platforms inquiry

Media organisations may get what they asked for. But there's a catch.

Expanding calls for ‘digital gangster’ Facebook to be regulated

Expanding calls for ‘digital gangster’ Facebook to be regulated

Attempts to regulate Facebook are growing around the world, and are getting bolder in their demands.

Big corporations wield political power in way that eludes our economic watchdog

Big corporations wield political power in way that eludes our economic watchdog

In taking a purely economic approach to banking competition, the Productivity Commission failed to recognise the politics of big companies.

Victoria issues demands on NEG

Victoria issues demands on NEG

Good morning, early birds. States issue more demands on the NEG as Turnbull scrambles. Plus, ANZ faces severe criticism from former vice president. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

The ACCC won’t save Fairfax journalism

The ACCC won’t save Fairfax journalism

The ACCC would be hard pressed to block the Nine-Fairfax merger on the grounds of quality journalism.

ACCC to consider news quality in Nine-Fairfax deal

ACCC to consider news quality in Nine-Fairfax deal

ACCC chairman Rod Sims says that the competition regulator will be scrutinising Nine's takeover of Fairfax "very carefully" before giving approval.