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Barnaby’s all-Aussie online adventures

Barnaby’s all-Aussie online adventures

The former Nationals leader serves up an instant classic in his online war on grace and logic.

Mexico’s war on press freedom is a blueprint for Australia

Mexico’s war on press freedom is a blueprint for Australia

In Mexico, one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists, we can see the inevitable result of the government's demonisation of the press.

Forget the US: how Mexico responded to the ‘migrant caravan’

Forget the US: how Mexico responded to the ‘migrant caravan’

Contrasts in how migrants were received in different parts of Mexico reflect the current international crisis of border control.

Mexico’s populist victory driven by crime and compensation

Mexico’s populist victory driven by crime and compensation

The landslide election of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is less an endorsement of policies as a repudiation of decades of violence and corruption.

The government is right: sugar tax is rotten policy

The government is right: sugar tax is rotten policy

The public health lobby is demanding a sugar tax to reduce soft drink consumption -- but there's no evidence from other countries that have tried it that it has any health benefits.

‘He’s already built a wall’: Mexicans respond to Trump’s victory

‘He’s already built a wall’: Mexicans respond to Trump’s victory

How do Mexicans feel about Trump's toxic rhetoric now that he's definitely the president? Freelance journalist Marco Magasic reports from Mexico.

Build the wall … and make it bright pink

Build the wall … and make it bright pink

If Donald is going to build a wall, at least make it an attractive one.

Rundle: Obama’s amnesty to illegal immigrants brings millions out of the shadows

Rundle: Obama’s amnesty to illegal immigrants brings millions out of the shadows

The real and symbolic importance of Obama's promise to provide amnesty to illegal immigrants cannot be overstated.

Follow Friday: @bloggingsbyboz, who has both eyes on Latin America

Follow Friday: @bloggingsbyboz, who has both eyes on Latin America

If you want to understand Latin America, James Bosworth's Twitter feed is a very good place to start. The strategic analyst is Crikey's latest Follow Friday story.

Follow Friday: @tempus_fukit, riding the rails and writing beautifully

Follow Friday: @tempus_fukit, riding the rails and writing beautifully

British journalist Joseph Woby is one of the best long-form writers around, as he risks his life to tell stories from the road.