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The truth about the ‘Labor mole’ hiding within the Greens

The truth about the ‘Labor mole’ hiding within the Greens

The inclusion of certain names on the formal complaint against Alex Bhathal gets more curious by the day.

Guy Rundle’s drive-bys: Batman byelection special!

Guy Rundle’s drive-bys: Batman byelection special!

Crikey correspondent-at-large Guy Rundle takes aim at recent media coverage of the Batman byelection that delivered Labor's Ged Kearney to power.

Poll Bludger: two-party system alive and well in Batman and SA

Poll Bludger: two-party system alive and well in Batman and SA

With whiplash-inducing speed, media takes about the frailty of the two-party system have made way for prognostications on the failure of its challengers to match expectations.

Poll Bludger: TGIF! Except for Labor, who could have a horrible weekend.

Poll Bludger: TGIF! Except for Labor, who could have a horrible weekend.

This weekend, Labor finds itself threatened in places it could confidently have regarded as its electoral heartland just a few years ago.

Rundle: the mess in Batman shows Greens need serious change

Rundle: the mess in Batman shows Greens need serious change

With more internal leaks against Batman candidate Alex Bhathal, it's clear the Greens need major reshaping — whether they win the seat or not.

Ged Kearney won’t commit Labor to blocking Adani

Ged Kearney won’t commit Labor to blocking Adani

At a climate Q and A, Labor’s Batman candidate did the Labor two-step on blocking the mine with environment law.

Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

If Bill Shorten didn't want to hand ammunition to Labor's foes in the Batman byelection, he had a funny way of showing it in Townsville this week.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Is the Queensland LNP trying to influence the upcoming elections in South Australia and Victoria? ... Belle Gibson brushes up on authenticity ... ACTU to shill for Kearney? ...

Literal wage theft: employers force migrant workers to return their wages

Literal wage theft: employers force migrant workers to return their wages

Migrant workers are being forced to pay back large chunks of their wages. But don't hold your breath waiting for the government to do anything about it.

Election deciders: trade unions

Election deciders: trade unions

How do does the trade union movement flex its muscle during elections?