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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.

If I was an investigative journalist I would be in a panic

If I was an investigative journalist I would be in a panic

Crikey readers discuss the implications of Julian Assange's arrest.

The WikiLeaks arrest is about the journalism, not the journalist

The WikiLeaks arrest is about the journalism, not the journalist

The debate over whether Julian Assange is a journalist or not serves no purpose other than to undercut future press freedom.

The case against Julian Assange

The case against Julian Assange

The US government has just unsealed the charge sheet against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Read it for yourself.