Whatever role he played in the toppling of Malcolm Turnbull, it is far from the first time Rupert Murdoch has been an active political force.
If the best that the blokes at the IPA, The Australian and the Ramsay Centre can come up with is “Marx equals death!”, the left still has a chance.
Guy Rundle wrote on the French and British elections today. And, um ...
Proving just how ubiquitous the Murdoch dollar is, some of the most powerful politicians -- now and historically -- from Australia, UK and the US, have benefited from Rupert and Family's wealth.
The Trump movement is carried by a white working class, abandoned 20 years ago, and which has no politically significant space to occupy in post-millennial culture.
The sniping, undermining and personal fixations? We've seen it all before, writes history educator and researcher Tony Taylor.
There's a cushy and lucrative job waiting for Tony Abbott in the private sector ... but does he have his sights set further afield?