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This does not bode well for Queensland — or Australia

This does not bode well for Queensland — or Australia

Crikey readers go in on Queensland's anti-protest laws, Australia's American adventurism, Tasmania's renewables skirmish and the foreign education industry.

Australia’s renewables revolution goes far beyond energy

Australia’s renewables revolution goes far beyond energy

Bob Brown's opposition to a new wind farm project isn't a sign of failure, it's a further victory. The way we live is fundamentally changing.

New Greens book takes on the tussle at the core of a movement

New Greens book takes on the tussle at the core of a movement

At the very foundation of the Greens are many of the maladies that afflict them today. Paddy Manning's new book lays them bare.

We are seeing the injustice of Australia’s refugee policies in real time. Again.

We are seeing the injustice of Australia’s refugee policies in real time. Again.

Crikey readers discuss asylum seeker policy, Tasmania and wage stagnation.

How overfishing in Tassie drove this barefoot fisherman to politics

How overfishing in Tassie drove this barefoot fisherman to politics

Walking barefoot through the corridors of power, Craig Garland would be nobody’s man but his own.

Meet candidate Craig Garland, the Tassie fisherman saying ‘no’ to the big guys

Meet candidate Craig Garland, the Tassie fisherman saying ‘no’ to the big guys

"I wouldn’t want to leave Tassie for Canberra. But if we don’t fight, we’re going to die."

Banking industry reacts to royal commission report

Banking industry reacts to royal commission report

Good morning, early birds. Media, political, and banking industry figures are reacting to the recommendations offered in Kenneth Hayne's landmark banking royal commission report, and Tasmania's long-burning bushfires look set for relief with rain predicted later this week. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

How Tasmania came to its pioneering new trans rights law

How Tasmania came to its pioneering new trans rights law

Tasmania has a notoriously bleak history with LGBTIQ rights, now the state's latest proposal is so progressive it's angering the PM. A lot has happened in the past 20 years.

Tas press gallery up in arms over restrictive new guidelines

Tas press gallery up in arms over restrictive new guidelines

One of the greatest concerns for the media is the rules around photography in the chamber.

Health Minister implicated in Cricket Australia sacking has pro-life history

Health Minister implicated in Cricket Australia sacking has pro-life history

Tasmanian Health Minister Michael Ferguson has been fighting against abortion in the Apple Isle for years.