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Australia lags behind the rest of the world on a bill of rights

Australia lags behind the rest of the world on a bill of rights

Recent incursions on Australia's free press have shown once again that, without a national bill of rights, liberty is treated cheaply in Australia.

Elections to watch around the world in 2019

Elections to watch around the world in 2019

The top 10 elections to watch this year.

Rebel bans Fairfax … yet more Burke allegations … Washington Post foils sting …

Rebel bans Fairfax … yet more Burke allegations … Washington Post foils sting …

Actress Rebel Wilson has banned Fairfax from attending events on her current promotional tour, apparently over the Bauer Media defamation case.

Are Canadians, New Zealanders and Italians more scared of us than we are of them?

Are Canadians, New Zealanders and Italians more scared of us than we are of them?

How do Australia's provisions for keeping foreign insurgents out of Parliament stack up against those of other countries? Crikey intern Angus McCubbing investigates.

Trump’s trade tantrums spell trouble for Trudeau

Trump’s trade tantrums spell trouble for Trudeau

Donald Trump's "unhinged rhetoric" over trade agreement is creating headaches for Canada, writes senior television news executive Louis Cooper.

Media briefs: friends wanted … sorry about the editorials … China unruffled …

Media briefs: friends wanted … sorry about the editorials … China unruffled …

Britain's newest PM might need to rethink her media strategy. And other media tidbits of the day.

Trudeau-hating media group needs his help

Trudeau-hating media group needs his help

Over in Canada, the Trudeau government is considering ways to give state aid to Canada’s largest publisher, Postmedia Network, which is staggering under too much debt, and its shares are all but worthless. Ongoing discussions are being held with media groups via an independent facilitator to try to get some sort of consensus on financial and […]

O Canada: Minerals Council comes a cropper on company tax

O Canada: Minerals Council comes a cropper on company tax

Wouldn't it be good if we could compare ourselves with a similar economy that has cut company taxes to see the impact on investment and wages. Well, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer did.

How the housing bubble came to be

How the housing bubble came to be

Crikey readers discuss the HSU and other issues of the day.

Now the real international fight begins for the TPP

Now the real international fight begins for the TPP

Trade ministers have finished negotiations on the secretive and controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership. Dr Matthew Rimmer, professor in intellectual property law at QUT, says now it's time for the real debate.