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Scott Morrison’s “technology investment target”

Scott Morrison’s “technology investment target”

Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison intends to push for a technology target rather than agreeing to net-zero emissions by 2050, and the Australian media has given Holden a send-off. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Old metaphors sink beneath the waves as unprecedented crises emerge

Old metaphors sink beneath the waves as unprecedented crises emerge

The language and systems we once used to understand and contain the world's crises has become redundant.

Iowa makes a mockery of actual democracy and delivers The Donald a win

Iowa makes a mockery of actual democracy and delivers The Donald a win

Whoever really won the Iowa caucus, it wasn't the voters.

Home of the bravado

Home of the bravado

This week in Side View: journalists find a friend in defamation law, McKinsey versus the middle class, latest corruption scores, and we're gonna build a wall — badly.

Caucus chaos in Iowa

Caucus chaos in Iowa

Good morning, early birds. In light of the Iowa caucus flop, Bernie Sanders’ campaign team has released internal caucus figures that put him in the lead, and closer to home, Scott Morrison will today announce a veteran suicide commissioner. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

From war hawk to Democrats’ best hope: John Bolton in quotes

From war hawk to Democrats’ best hope: John Bolton in quotes

Democrats who once derided John Bolton are now pinning their impeachment hopes on the testimony of the war-crazed former Trump adviser. But it's worth remembering exactly who we're dealing with here.

Thought you’d heard all the weirdest Trumpisms? A new book reveals some shockers.

Thought you’d heard all the weirdest Trumpisms? A new book reveals some shockers.

Even for veteran and desensitised Trump watchers, the anecdotes presented in A Very Stable Genius will set the teeth on edge.

Trump’s fake trial reveals a failed republic

Trump’s fake trial reveals a failed republic

The democratic republic of the United States condemned itself long ago to being a term-limited elected dictatorship.

Ex-ambo open to offers: Joe Hockey’s plans raise questions about life after public service

Ex-ambo open to offers: Joe Hockey’s plans raise questions about life after public service

Australia's ambassador to the US has spent four years milking Trump contacts. Now he's off to make truckloads of money.

Loans, ties and backpedalling, oh my

Loans, ties and backpedalling, oh my

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is preparing to put out several fires (in the exclusively symbolic sense), and Australians are facing bushfires, flash-floods, hail and dust storms. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.