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Hong Kong’s autonomy on the line as Beijing’s influence grows

Hong Kong’s autonomy on the line as Beijing’s influence grows

New extradition laws with Beijing are just another step in the erosion of Hong Kong's political and legal autonomy. The effects will be huge for the region.

The polite protests of Warringah

The polite protests of Warringah

The relative privilege of these crowds doesn't undermine the sincerity or importance of what they're trying to achieve, but it does shift the tone. Every protest is imbued by this smiling confidence that they will win.

School Strike for Climate founder nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

School Strike for Climate founder nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Good morning, early birds. School Strike for Climate founder Greta Thunberg has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, and documents reveal NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian shelved plans for sweeping environmental reform when she came to power. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Fish-saving aerators to be rolled out along Murray-Darling

Fish-saving aerators to be rolled out along Murray-Darling

Good morning, early birds. Aerators are expected to be installed along the Darling River as early as today in an effort to halt mass fish deaths, and the Greens subvert Scott Morrison's mandatory Australia Day citizenship ceremonies. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Would an end to the Berejiklian government be a bad thing?

Would an end to the Berejiklian government be a bad thing?

Crikey readers discuss the legacy of the NSW Liberal government, and the necessity of student protesters.

Crikey Worm: dozens of Palestinians killed

Crikey Worm: dozens of Palestinians killed

Good morning, early birds. Dozens of Palestinian protesters killed by Israeli forces. Plus, a teenage boy at risk of suicide has been forcibly returned to Australia's detention centre on Nauru. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

The forgotten Anzac Day protests of the ’80s

The forgotten Anzac Day protests of the ’80s

The 1980s heralded a swell of protests highlighting the treatment of women in war, and the role of rape as a weapon. Decades later, the problem is still invisible.

Revellers dance, march and sing through the tear gas at Sicilian anti-G7, anti-Trump protest

Revellers dance, march and sing through the tear gas at Sicilian anti-G7, anti-Trump protest

They marched without masks. They marched without bandanas. Freelance journalist Matthew Clayfield. reports.

AAP suspended for Parliament protest photos

AAP suspended for Parliament protest photos

AAP photographers and management get a suspension from the press gallery over photos of November's asylum seeker protest in the House of Representatives.

A cross-party statement from the House of Representatives: keep question time sacred

A cross-party statement from the House of Representatives: keep question time sacred

The protesters who hijacked question time on Wednesday threaten Australia's most sacred institution, writes satirist Ben Pobjie.