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What’s next for the Greens?

What’s next for the Greens?

For the Greens, the 2019 election was neither the stirring victory nor the washout that some predicted. Forward steps will will take a cultural shift — and a long overdue sort-out of the party.

How Burnside can give Kooyong a run for its money

How Burnside can give Kooyong a run for its money

Crikey readers discuss the federal candidacy of Julian Burnside.

Can Julian Burnside turn Kooyong Green?

Can Julian Burnside turn Kooyong Green?

Julian Burnside was once a lawyer for CEOs and heiresses. Now, the refugee advocate is hoping to win a Liberal stronghold for the Greens.

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Michelle Guthrie received an extra $500k to drop ABC lawsuit

Good morning, early birds. Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie reportedly received an extra half million dollars in settlement to abandon her unfair dismissal claim, and human rights lawyer Julian Burnside announces he will run against Josh Frydenberg in the seat of Kooyong as a Greens candidate. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Australia faces class actions for ‘crimes against humanity’ on Manus and Nauru

Australia faces class actions for ‘crimes against humanity’ on Manus and Nauru

One day after the government filibustered proposed changes to medical transfers from Nauru, human rights lawyers have filed two class action suits alleging "torture", "persecution" and "other inhumane acts".

Up Yours: epitaph shopping with Julian Burnside

Up Yours: epitaph shopping with Julian Burnside

Burnside, as you likely know, is a barrister, a refugee advocate and a man with an honourable alphabet of letters appended by others to his name. He's also a fighter and dogged correspondent who seems to thinks a lot about death.

Julian Burnside weighs into Victorian council fight

Julian Burnside weighs into Victorian council fight

The Boroondara councillors made their move in a confidential meeting last December ...