Metrics of democracy across the globe have found the project in decline for years now. Trump is where this gets you, not what causes it.
Far from breaking news and holding leaders to account, News Corp is breaking the barriers between political coverage and political influence.
All politicians know that big numbers make big news. But Scott Morrison knows this better than most.
The PM has created a Potemkin policy village. He's learnt that it’s not whether you do nothing, it’s how you do that nothing that counts.
There's going to be huge fight between NCA News Wire and Acta Diurna AAP. Who will win? And what will we all lose?
There are many people inside and outside the ABC who believe the broadcaster shouldn’t chase ratings. Yet it regularly beats its commercial rivals.
Even as the national broadcaster lets 200-plus journalists and producers go, it's busy hiring a younger, more agile — and cheaper — workforce.
ABC programs are dragging viewers from the commercials and owning Australia's screens from 7pm onwards.
Google's recent threat to old media companies in Australia came as a surprise to many, but it's part of a global pattern to resist regulation.