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Government stands firm on tax cuts

Government stands firm on tax cuts

Good morning, early birds. The government is remaining defiant on its proposed tax cut package despite demands from the crossbench, and Adani's controversial coal mine heads towards construction. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Assange case and raids demonstrate the source of the problem

Assange case and raids demonstrate the source of the problem

These raids are not new. But one following the other, day following day, suggests that the tactic is being taken to a new level.

Will the mainstream media redeem itself on Assange?

Will the mainstream media redeem itself on Assange?

WikiLeaks' former major publishing partners were quick to turn their backs on Julian Assange, but they have a duty to stand up for investigative journalism.

The topics missing from the election discussion

The topics missing from the election discussion

From the arts to education to gambling, Crikey readers point out the topics that aren't getting any love this election campaign.

Julian Assange won’t surrender to the US for doing journalism

Julian Assange won’t surrender to the US for doing journalism

On World Press Freedom Day, Julian Assange sits in "Britain’s Guantanamo Bay" not knowing whether he will face extradition to the US.

Political social media scandals continue to mount

Political social media scandals continue to mount

Good morning, early birds. Two Liberal Victorian candidates have stood down over social media comments, the latest election promises focus on health, housing, agriculture and renewables, and Julian Assange is sentenced to 50 weeks in jail. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Assange’s ‘hacking’ indictment the crime of protecting a whistleblower

Assange’s ‘hacking’ indictment the crime of protecting a whistleblower

Julian Assange did what any good journalist should do: minimise his source's chances of being found out. But that is now conspiracy to commit a crime in the eyes of the US government.

The Thirst World War

The Thirst World War

This week: looooooong-hand multiplication, the coming war with Iran, and Ellsberg and Chomsky on Assange.

Q&A, Julian Assange, and angry white men

Q&A, Julian Assange, and angry white men

Crikey readers discuss Julian Assange, politicians avoiding Q&A, and the election of people like Mark Latham.

I don’t think Assange has done journalism any favours

I don’t think Assange has done journalism any favours

Crikey readers discuss Julian Assange's arrest, election gaffes and Tony Abbott.