This was far from a status quo result, but rather some major swings in suburbs and regional areas that cancelled each other out.
Crikey readers discuss Tony Abbott's Warringah fight, John Howard and Labor's campaign.
Tony Abbott might not be winning friends outside of Warringah, but hanging out at the local mall he's in his element. Having John Howard beside him helps.
Putting it off until later has been an unofficial policy for far too long — delays on climate policy are a threat to our survival.
For nearly two decades the Coalition has been committed to an open-door policy for workers and foreign students in service to a neoliberal agenda. Now this, too, has backfired on them.
Labor has pledged to expand access to abortion services if elected this year. But how would it overcome the messy web of state abortion rules?
The South Sudanese community is still wearing the consequences of the "African gang" myth, Pesutto had more than one awkward moment during the Victorian election campaign, and why are there so few Australian scalps in the Me Too movement?
Crikey readers respond to John Howard's Iraq War legacy, the Latham-Faruqi defamation settlement and the need for a federal anti-corruption body.
Australia's preparations for Iraq were hampered by the Howard government's fear of opposition to the war, a declassified study shows.