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The Coalition is addicted to race-baiting. Don’t expect it to stop.

The Coalition is addicted to race-baiting. Don’t expect it to stop.

The Coalition is desperate to pretend it hasn't been engaged in race-baiting and Islamophobia for two decades — but it is now deeply embedded in the way its MPs communicate.

Home Affairs lets Paladin self-report on whether it is meeting its obligations

Home Affairs lets Paladin self-report on whether it is meeting its obligations

Home Affairs has failed to learn the lesson of previous contract debacles by letting controversial detention firm Paladin self-report with little risk of audit.

Dutton distances himself from Paladin contract controversy

Dutton distances himself from Paladin contract controversy

Good morning, early birds. Peter Dutton has addressed questions surrounding Manus Island security contractor Paladin, and Scott Morrison is set to hand down the latest Closing the Gap report. It’s the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Peter Dutton makes early play for 2019’s Arsehat of the Year

Peter Dutton makes early play for 2019’s Arsehat of the Year

It seems Dutton knows there's limited time left to display his unparalleled arsehattery on a big stage, and he's going to make the absolute most of it.

Will Dutton’s child sex offender register work in Australia?

Will Dutton’s child sex offender register work in Australia?

Australia isn't the first place to consider a sex offender registry. So what can we learn from the international experience?

Would PM Dutton poll better than Morrison?

Would PM Dutton poll better than Morrison?

Crikey readers respond to the LNP's polling woes, Brexit and the future of streaming in Australia.

And the 2018 Arsehat of the Year is…

And the 2018 Arsehat of the Year is…

It was a crowded field, but the year's biggest arsehat stood arse and shoulders above the competition.

The disturbing new national security law that no one is talking about

The disturbing new national security law that no one is talking about

The encryption fiasco isn't the only capitulation recently made in the name of Australia's national security.

Pyne warns MPs to stay away from Dutton

Pyne warns MPs to stay away from Dutton

Good morning, early birds. Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has allegedly warned rival MPs not to pursue Peter Dutton, former NSW Labor leader Luke Foley plans to drop his defamation case, and Western Australia lifts its fracking ban. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.