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The politicians who sued for defamation in 2018

The politicians who sued for defamation in 2018

Australian politicians have a track record of trying to restore their reputations through the courts, and this year has been no exception.

No, Julia Banks is not a saviour for women, or anybody

No, Julia Banks is not a saviour for women, or anybody

As Julia Banks and so many other politicians have shown, one can be simultaneously female and not much chop.

Ephemeral Morrison can’t evade the Coalition’s structural problems

Ephemeral Morrison can’t evade the Coalition’s structural problems

Scott Morrison's effort to relaunch himself yesterday was an attempt to paper over major structural flaws in his government.

Who is working the Ken Wyatt ‘defection’ stories?

Who is working the Ken Wyatt ‘defection’ stories?

Hanson-Young's questionable pun, La Trobe's grim future and who's trying to take down Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt?

Why Sarah Hanson-Young can’t sue her way to equality

Why Sarah Hanson-Young can’t sue her way to equality

Sarah Hanson-Young's brand of "decaffeinated inspirational feminism" is widely popular. To critique it is heresy, but to permit it to flourish is to permit the concealment of all liberalism’s failures.

Sarah Hanson-Young has the law on her side with this one

Sarah Hanson-Young has the law on her side with this one

A defamation case against David Leyonhjelm would give him all the attention he and his naughty boy mates need to survive.

Crikey Worm: One Nation’s latest electoral scandal

Crikey Worm: One Nation’s latest electoral scandal

Good morning, early birds. One Nation has been accused of yet another electoral breach. Plus, the bizarre campaign for Grant Denyer's Gold Logie pays off. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Greens lose byelection and policy credibility

Greens lose byelection and policy credibility

The Greens lost more than their chance at a second lower house seat on Saturday.

Rundle: the Murray-Darling furore epitomises the failure of right-wing politics

Rundle: the Murray-Darling furore epitomises the failure of right-wing politics

This is what we are up against: not the Thatcherites of old, confident in their own virtues, but a defeated, discredited, broken political movement, resentful of the changing nature of Western life.

What kind of a shitheap country have we turned into?

What kind of a shitheap country have we turned into?

Posters calling for Waleed Aly and Yassmin Abdel-Magied to be deported and Sarah Hanson-Young to be hanged are dragging us back to the racist, sexist and homophobic Australia of the 1950s.