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Sorry, Barnaby, but you’re no leader

Sorry, Barnaby, but you’re no leader

Crikey readers discuss the Nationals leadership trumpeting, the NSW government and George Brandis' career prospects.

Brawling Nationals put the government’s denialism up in lights

Brawling Nationals put the government’s denialism up in lights

The Nationals are now doing what the Liberals did last year — using climate policy as a weapon in their leadership battles. But at least they're honest about their climate denialism.

Nationals threaten to end Coalition over energy policy

Nationals threaten to end Coalition over energy policy

Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce has threatened the relationship status of the LNP over the Liberals' dismissal of coal plants, and Labor pledges a number of infrastructure and business-boosting initiatives. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

The Oz fishes for a new scare campaign

The Oz fishes for a new scare campaign

As the government offers a re-run of the asylum seeker scare campaign of 2001, News Corp run through the other classics.

Will Joyce ever answer for his environmental mismanagement?

Will Joyce ever answer for his environmental mismanagement?

Crikey readers discuss Barnaby Joyce's role in Australia's environmental troubles, the ongoing Melbourne University Publishing board scandal and the need for an international tax overhaul.

When the river runs dry, we will return to the scene of the crime

When the river runs dry, we will return to the scene of the crime

Residents at the trashed end of the Darling River are angry, jobless and unable to drink their own town water.

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.

Crisis watch: the various dead fish plaguing the Nationals

Crisis watch: the various dead fish plaguing the Nationals

From sex scandals and in-fighting to accusations of environmental mismanagement, the Nationals have more than a few crises to sort out.

We simply must stop electing horny men

We simply must stop electing horny men

To all the men I've seen disgraced due to their horniness before.

What’s the public interest in unearthing politicians’ romantic entanglements?

What’s the public interest in unearthing politicians’ romantic entanglements?

Crikey readers discuss the latest Nationals scandal and defamation law in Australia.