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The media is fundamentally incapable of properly reporting on climate change

The media is fundamentally incapable of properly reporting on climate change

The immediate nature of news media means it is, by definition, woefully ill-equipped to raise the alarm about the threat of climate change.

Dutton approved, condemned Border Force cuts

Dutton approved, condemned Border Force cuts

Good morning, early birds. FOI documents have revealed that Peter Dutton approved the same Border Force cuts he later condemned, and retirees are calling on the government to fix pension payments. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

India’s monumental water crisis should be a warning to us all

India’s monumental water crisis should be a warning to us all

The arrival of monsoon season may not be enough to save India from the grip of a devastating water crisis. At what point does national crisis evolve to global catastrophe?

There is still a battle to be fought on climate

There is still a battle to be fought on climate

Crikey readers discuss the climate action battle, post-ministerial jobs and tax justice.

Why I’m on board for the rebellion

Why I’m on board for the rebellion

Extinction Rebellion's UK protests were whimsical and reckless, but they also worked. Now they're starting in Australia...

Ripping climate crisis off the news carousel

Ripping climate crisis off the news carousel

Neither the media nor activism, as we know it, appear prepared to tackle the threat we are facing. What would real change look like?

Australians need to be shocked into climate action

Australians need to be shocked into climate action

Crikey readers discuss climate crisis messaging, press freedom and an Australian bill of rights.

Australia’s greenhouse emissions surge

Australia’s greenhouse emissions surge

Australia is making a "substantial global contribution" on greenhouse emissions, Angus Taylor declared today. He's correct — our emissions have surged again.

Can we really flip the story on the climate crisis?

Can we really flip the story on the climate crisis?

2040 director Damon Gameau sees the election as a "failure of storytelling". One side failed to sell their vision — for the country and the environment.

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

Conservatives are finally departing their "climate sceptic" policies, because you can't hold out against science forever.