Crikey readers on the US' abandonment of the Kurds in Syria, the rise of China and the machinations of the LNP in the senate.
From energy policy to Indigenous recognition, the government's lazy approach has left the country to stagnate.
Good morning, early birds. Labor's resources spokesman is urging the party to adopt the government's 2030 emissions reduction targets, and homes are destroyed as fires rage through NSW and Queensland. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
The Coalition is contemplating a slew of changes to further strengthen its position in the Senate. Are we set for a Republican-style assault on democratic norms?
Stagnation has become the defining characteristic of the nation under a government determined to maintain the status quo — to lock Australia firmly in place, incapable of progressing.
A secret review into refugee employment reportedly urges the prime minister to adopt a new narrative.
The government justifies its reshaping of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal by claiming it brings it into line with 'community standards'. For some seeking the tribunal's judgement, the changes could mean life or death.
Appointments to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal were once subject to review via a separate council... until the Abbott government gutted it.