The Nationals are threatening to undermine Australia's financial stability to help their coal miner donors. But they're not the only ones embracing fossil fuels because it pays to.
Climate denialists on both sides of politics can rail all they like, but thermal coal is increasingly unviable and miners want out.
One of the most basic requirements of a developed, modern country is a safe place to live and work. This does not currently describe Australia.
Good morning, early birds. The ongoing investigation into Paladin Group has revealed the security contractor's close PNG political ties, and the Coalition prepares to back down on key Labor and Greens motions in the Senate. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
While the government obsesses about the trivial impacts of "militant" unions, large corporations are being exposed for engaging in serious misconduct that has dramatic impacts.
Good morning, early birds. Prosecutors have dropped blackmail charges against CFMEU figures, and the Coalition isn't happy. Plus, Steve Ciobo tries to repair Australia-China diplomatic relations. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Yet another trade union royal commission prosecution has spectacularly collapsed. Anyone seeing a pattern here?
To read the news today, you'd think one organisation was gunning for IR change. The truth is more complicated.
Employers remain committed to undermining wages growth despite the evidence that wage stagnation is undermining both the economy and our political system.