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The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

Outgoing federal Senator Nick Xenophon was a master at the political photo opp.

Puns for policies

Puns for policies

Campaign advertising at its best.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Malcolm calling ... don't get mad, get Madigan ... they just plane suck ...

About last night …

About last night …

Truckies and unions were summarily dealt with, so what the hell do MPs do now?

What if the crossbenchers call Turnbull’s ABCC bill bluff?

What if the crossbenchers call Turnbull’s ABCC bill bluff?

Will the crossbench senators vote for the ABCC bill to save themselves from a double dissolution election?

Rhiannon: what a double dissolution could mean for progressives

Rhiannon: what a double dissolution could mean for progressives

A double dissolution would put the legislative ball squarely in the progressives' court, writes Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon.

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

The federal government says there is "merit" in investigating the effects of "infrasound" and wind turbines. But state environment ministers have said that's total bunk.

Vale the Democratic Labour Party, Santamaria’s little helper

Vale the Democratic Labour Party, Santamaria’s little helper

B.A. Santamaria's brainchild, the Democratic Labour Party, has been torn apart by dissent, internal strife and, perhaps, because there aren't any Communists left to fight.

This is the test you should be worried about for sex-selective abortion

This is the test you should be worried about for sex-selective abortion

John Madigan's private member's bill to limit sex-selective abortion is woefully out of date, writes Caroline de Costa, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology at James Cook University College of Medicine.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Inspiration or just stealing ideas? ... is Davidson hard of hearing? ... and how to make money off death ...