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Politicians’ personal lives simply aren’t fair game for journalists

Politicians’ personal lives simply aren’t fair game for journalists

Crikey readers discuss the reporting of politicians' personal lives, Morrison's inaction on climate change and abolishing Australia day.

Looking to kill a scandal about your private life? Just tell the truth.

Looking to kill a scandal about your private life? Just tell the truth.

Anthony Albanese recently announced that he and his wife of 30 years, Carmel Tebbutt, had split. No drama. No media chase. This kind of simple and erudite statement is far too rare in Australian politics.

Is the Catholic Church beyond redemption?

Is the Catholic Church beyond redemption?

Crikey readers respond to ongoing criticism of the Catholic Church. Plus, what to make of Anthony Albanese?

Classless act: Helen Razer reviews Albanese’s anaemic speech to workers

Classless act: Helen Razer reviews Albanese’s anaemic speech to workers

I do not recommend this speech to persons who do not dislike the young...

Night of the long butter knives for Victorian Labor

Night of the long butter knives for Victorian Labor

Somyurek v Eren in the Victorian Parliament bar.

How <em>The Daily Telegraph</em> learned to quit worrying and love Anthony Albanese

How The Daily Telegraph learned to quit worrying and love Anthony Albanese

The Daily Telegraph sure loves Anthony Albanese. Except when it doesn't. Crikey has a look at why that might be.

Razer: politics as sport reduces citizens to fans

Razer: politics as sport reduces citizens to fans

Treating politics as sport means that winning, not policy, becomes the only meaningful result.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: up to six Labor senators will vote no to marriage equality

Hinch’s Senate Diary: up to six Labor senators will vote no to marriage equality

Behind the scene Senate dealings lead me to believe there are those in the Labor camp who would vote No on same-sex marriage, writes Derryn Hinch, but why do they refuse to say so?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

How much are we spending on infrastructure? ... where's Albo? ... an evening of cultural cringe ...

LEAKED: minutes of Labor shadow cabinet meeting

LEAKED: minutes of Labor shadow cabinet meeting

Things got heated between Albo and Shorten.