Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: the arena shrinks on gaming, America's opioid crisis, Indigenous remains returned, and Graves rolls in his grave.
Crikey readers have a little chat about fascism and the great barrier reef.
The Business Council demands maximum value for taxpayers' money. Funny that its chairman, Grant King, isn't so interested in demonstrating that about a colossal handout from the government to a small charity.
From the backbench to foreign policy and economics, the budget and now Alan Jones, Adani is causing Turnbull all sorts of problems, writes Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist.
One Nation has been making quite a few claims about science and climate change. Luckily, scientists are very happy to set the record straight, writes Crikey intern Jordan Fermanis .
Can you discuss conservation of the Great Barrier Reef without talking about climate change? Alan Jones thinks so, and that a $1 million website is the best way to do it.
After days of damning reports about the Great Barrier Reef, the Environment Minister takes credit despite coral bleaching.