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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.

The political business model of angry white men

The political business model of angry white men

There is now a small but lucrative niche on our politics for angry white men to attack women. And One Nation is effectively exploiting it.

Al Jazeera’s One Nation sting wasn’t just legally solid, it was ethically responsible too

Al Jazeera’s One Nation sting wasn’t just legally solid, it was ethically responsible too

Al Jazeera's expose of One Nation's NRA designs was a masterclass in the power — and responsibility — of journalists to keep democracy transparent.

Pauline and the paranoid style in Australian politics

Pauline and the paranoid style in Australian politics

For Pauline Hanson, everything can be blamed on a conspiracy theory. In fact, paranoia is fundamental to her political existence.

The NSW election was no anti-racist victory

The NSW election was no anti-racist victory

For some, Gladys Berejiklian's victory over Michael Daley was a sign the electorate rejected racism. But One Nation's resurgence in NSW proves otherwise.

Mark Latham is back in parliament. What’s the worst that could happen?

Mark Latham is back in parliament. What’s the worst that could happen?

Most of the damage Mark Latham can do as a member of the legislative council is rhetorical.

Mark Latham’s new defamation case could prompt religious hate speech laws

Mark Latham’s new defamation case could prompt religious hate speech laws

Mark Latham is facing another defamation case after tweeting about a UNSW student incorrectly suspected of plotting a terror attack. The result could be far-reaching.

Is leaning on Howard hurting the Liberals?

Is leaning on Howard hurting the Liberals?

Crikey readers respond to John Howard's Iraq War legacy, the Latham-Faruqi defamation settlement and the need for a federal anti-corruption body.

Mark Latham decries ‘lawfare’ after settling Faruqi defamation case

Mark Latham decries ‘lawfare’ after settling Faruqi defamation case

The defamation action brought by Osman Faruqi has been settled, landing Mark Latham with an expected six-figure bill. Is this "lawfare", or a successful stand against "public denigration"?

We can make fun of US pundits, but they didn’t produce Latham and Hanson

We can make fun of US pundits, but they didn’t produce Latham and Hanson

Crikey readers reckon with the political reemergence of Mark Latham and discuss Dan Andrews' China deals.