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Right-wing sneers are a sign of Extinction Rebellion’s success

Right-wing sneers are a sign of Extinction Rebellion’s success

There is a great irony in how conservative media and commentators have responded to Extinction Rebellion's 'cult' success.

The Oz can’t take a joke

The Oz can’t take a joke

The paper's latest editorial states 'the boundaries are set tight at your ABC'. But no one sets tighter boundaries than The Australian.

Who’s writing ‘the climate change story’ at the Oz?

Who’s writing ‘the climate change story’ at the Oz?

A strange ad attacking renewable energy appeared in the News Corp papers yesterday. Its source: the Climate Study Group.

What will the Oz do once all its sensible contributors abandon ship?

What will the Oz do once all its sensible contributors abandon ship?

You can't pump out propaganda without some genuine news and relatively sane commentary to tie it down. The Oz no longer has that capacity.

Exit left: Jon Kudelka becomes the latest Oz evacuee

Exit left: Jon Kudelka becomes the latest Oz evacuee

The award-winning cartoonist is now the eighth high-profile departure from The Australian this year.

How The Australian has run a Holy War on trans youth

How The Australian has run a Holy War on trans youth

Crikey unpacks how the national broadsheet is selling anti-trans narratives as news.

The Australian picks its next Holy War target

The Australian picks its next Holy War target

Opposition home affairs spokesperson Kristina Keneally has copped a torrent of flak from News Corp for supporting the Biloela Tamil family. How far will the The Australian go in its latest Holy War?

The disinformation game: how the government releases emissions data

The disinformation game: how the government releases emissions data

Positive spin, false statements and delays — Australia's emissions-data must run a gauntlet before the public is allowed to see it, and the media is happy to help.

Murdoch and mainstream media win big in funding handouts

Murdoch and mainstream media win big in funding handouts

The Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism and Ideas has awarded handouts to some of the richest media organisations in the country, including The Australian and AFR. It raises the question: what do they need the money for?

Tax cuts coverage ignored substance, focused on trivia

Tax cuts coverage ignored substance, focused on trivia

When it came to covering the most important change in our income tax system for decades, the media focused on political trivia at the expense of hard analysis.