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What republic? How Australian media lost its cool over Harry and Meghan.

What republic? How Australian media lost its cool over Harry and Meghan.

Meghan and Harry are on their way home but it wasn't just the tabloids getting in on the royal festivities.

A postal plebiscite is a bad idea — just ask Malcolm Turnbull

A postal plebiscite is a bad idea — just ask Malcolm Turnbull

Malcolm Turnbull thinks a postal vote plebiscite is anti-democratic. How do we know? He said so.

Essential: Aussies don’t want King Charles

Essential: Aussies don’t want King Charles

Support for a republic is down, and voters are unenthusiastic about other changes like the flag or Australia Day, today's Essential Report reveals.

Let’s get real about the republican movement

Let’s get real about the republican movement

Crikey readers discuss politics and other issues of the day.

Essential: Turnbull lifts the Coalition, thumps Shorten

Essential: Turnbull lifts the Coalition, thumps Shorten

Malcolm Turnbull has restored the Coalition to level pegging with Labor, and has a massive lead over Bill Shorten in voters' estimation, this week's Essential Report shows.

Smooth as silks: it’s time to ditch the title QC for good

Smooth as silks: it’s time to ditch the title QC for good

It is time to unambiguously embrace our Australian identity -- and the Queen should have nothing to do with it, writes Stephen Dametto, NSW convenor of the Australian Republican Movement.

Essential: Abbott’s international standing up, but Coalition struggles

Essential: Abbott’s international standing up, but Coalition struggles

Voters are seeing Tony Abbott's diplomatic skills in a more positive light but it's not helping the Coalition's polling, Essential Report shows.

How the pretty royals are turning young people into monarchists

How the pretty royals are turning young people into monarchists

Support for the monarchy has almost doubled among Australians under the age of 30. Monarchists and republicans agree Wills and Kate are partly responsible. Crikey intern Luke Cooper talks to both sides.

Royal rates: what you’ll pay for Will and Kate’s Aussie adventure

Royal rates: what you’ll pay for Will and Kate’s Aussie adventure

Will, Kate and royal celebri-baby George will visit Australia next month. Did you know that Aussie taxpayers are going to pay the full cost of the trip?

Media briefs: TV in doldrums … republican fact-check … Bolt’s indigenous …

Media briefs: TV in doldrums … republican fact-check … Bolt’s indigenous …

Hey, Australian commercial TV networks aren't doing so badly after all, right? Wrong. Plus other media tidbits.