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The government’s war on the press has been years in the making

The government’s war on the press has been years in the making

Since passing metadata retention laws in 2015, the government has been hard at work gunning for journalists. The AFP's demand for Qantas to hand over personal travel records should not be surprising.

The AACTAs get no awards for portrayal of women

The AACTAs get no awards for portrayal of women

AACTA's needs some help on Twitter, Scott Morrison's agile takes on preselection, and Fraser Anning is going to get banned from Twitter, isn't he?

Husar reports have been a shameful public humiliation

Husar reports have been a shameful public humiliation

Crikey readers take issue with the media's treatment of Emma Husar, and discuss the activist action against Qantas.

Can activists really push Qantas and Virgin into standing against the government?

Can activists really push Qantas and Virgin into standing against the government?

It might seem like a big ask, but recent history has all signs pointing to yes. These are proven tactics that are becoming more and more common.

Qantas and Virgin face protest over deportation

Qantas and Virgin face protest over deportation

Good morning, early birds. Qantas and Virgin face protests over immigration deportation. Plus, more support for breaking up the banks. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

We read a bunch of popular companies’ privacy policies to find out how (and why) they monitor your data

We read a bunch of popular companies’ privacy policies to find out how (and why) they monitor your data

What does that fine print really mean? We dig into the big companies' privacy policies to find out.

Qantas splashes in the shallow gene pool of Australian business

Qantas splashes in the shallow gene pool of Australian business

Business leaders who preside over the trashing of billions in shareholder value are what passes for the elite on Australian boards.

Businesses kowtowing to Beijing is nothing new

Businesses kowtowing to Beijing is nothing new

Qantas' recent concession to the Chinese government reminds us that if you want to do business with Beijing, you put up or you piss off.

‘You can’t pay tax if you don’t make profits.’ Oh, really?

‘You can’t pay tax if you don’t make profits.’ Oh, really?

When company tax cut spruikers insist the low rate of tax actually paid by companies is because they don't make profits, some scepticism is warranted.

Crikey Worm: Senate rejects Coalition Murray-Darling proposal

Crikey Worm: Senate rejects Coalition Murray-Darling proposal

Good morning, early birds. The Senate has put the kybosh on a plan to sequester 70 gigalitres of water in the Murray-Darling Basin for irrigators. Plus, the Barnaby Joyce circus shows no sign of packing up anytime soon. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.