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How the rich weaponised NIMBYism to wage class war

How the rich weaponised NIMBYism to wage class war

A new report illustrates how effectively middle and high-income earners have used the tax system and NIMBYism to drive low-income earners out of housing ownership

Housing affordability? Nah, never mind

Housing affordability? Nah, never mind

Remember when the government was going to make this budget about housing affordability? Now, not so much.

Liberals’ problems won’t vanish with new leader

Liberals’ problems won’t vanish with new leader

Whether it's Turnbull, Abbott or Dutton leading them, the Liberals need to get to grips with their inability to deal with two key policy issues.

Boats for votes and Medicare scares: parties take the low road

Boats for votes and Medicare scares: parties take the low road

The election campaign has become a ghost train ride as desperate parties try to scare voters out of their disengagement.

Essential: Turnbull deflates further while voters back Labor on climate

Essential: Turnbull deflates further while voters back Labor on climate

Labor's proposed climate action policy has garnered strong support from voters, while voters continue to become disenchanted with the Prime Minister.

Campaign week 2: events, dear boy, events

Campaign week 2: events, dear boy, events

The government's re-election strategy is to nullify Labor's strong points and then go on the offensive, but it relies on everything going right for it. And along came Manus Island ...

Baby’s first investment property

Baby’s first investment property

She has a house, but what's her name?

Negative gearing just one front in the war on the young

Negative gearing just one front in the war on the young

The government is engaged in a war on young Australians across multiple fronts. Negative gearing is just one of them.

Time for Turnbull to take charge

Time for Turnbull to take charge

A succession of poor polls show that Malcolm Turnbull has to visibly take charge of his government, and soon.

Essential: that’s enough gender equality, thanks, say blokes

Essential: that’s enough gender equality, thanks, say blokes

A majority of men think gender equality has come far enough.