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Media starts drumbeat for war on Iran

Media starts drumbeat for war on Iran

Having learnt nothing from the Iraq debacle, the Australian media is now urging our involvement in another military intervention in the Middle East.

War posturing shows the hypocrisy of politicians

War posturing shows the hypocrisy of politicians

Crikey readers discuss the government's eagerness for war with Iran and the coming of Facebook's cryptocurrency.

The failures of Iraq remain embedded in Australian politics

The failures of Iraq remain embedded in Australian politics

The conditions that enabled the Howard government to lead Australia into the Iraq debacle remain in place as another Middle Eastern war looms.

Morrison to take ‘assertive stance’ on US-China trade war

Morrison to take ‘assertive stance’ on US-China trade war

Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison has flagged that he will attempt to avert the rising US-China trade war at the weekend's G20 summit, and the government flags that Australia may join the US efforts against Iran. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Labor stands firm on tax cuts

Labor stands firm on tax cuts

Good morning, early birds. Labor has refused to support the contentious third stage of the government's $158 billion tax cut package, and the ABC and News Corp gear up to to challenge recent AFP raids in court. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

How women are copping it from all sides over fertility ratesĀ 

How women are copping it from all sides over fertility ratesĀ 

Women and girls are being held responsible for national and global demographics by under- and over-population scaremongers alike.

Why Trump is to blame for our emotional rollercoaster at the petrol pump

Why Trump is to blame for our emotional rollercoaster at the petrol pump

High petrol prices are the last thing Australia needs from an economic perspective. Unfortunately we're suffering huge swings due to international meddling.

What the Jerusalem move means for a potential war in Iran

What the Jerusalem move means for a potential war in Iran

Morrison's Jerusalem move this week could well spell a period of antagonism, even war against Iran. Why is Australia doing this?

Australian democracy protesters in the line of fire amid Paris terror plot

Australian democracy protesters in the line of fire amid Paris terror plot

A peaceful democracy protest in France almost ended in tragedy for several Australians. Where is the response from the foreign ministry?

Victoria issues demands on NEG

Victoria issues demands on NEG

Good morning, early birds. States issue more demands on the NEG as Turnbull scrambles. Plus, ANZ faces severe criticism from former vice president. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.