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.
A defamation case against David Leyonhjelm would give him all the attention he and his naughty boy mates need to survive.
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.
The Greens lost more than their chance at a second lower house seat on Saturday.
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.
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.
Sarah Hanson-Young has bridled at the "old white men" who dare to question her taxpayer-funded trip to the Great Australian Bight. To Hanson-Young, as to many on the faux left, the political is not merely personal, it is entirely narcissistic.
Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon will still technically be a Greens senator but won't sit with the rest of the party, in the event the party room kicked her out.
Labor Senator Jacinta Collins was accused of running a "protection racket" for Catholic schools in a hearing on the schools funding package.