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Who are the papers backing in this week’s ‘knife-edge’ NSW election?

Who are the papers backing in this week’s ‘knife-edge’ NSW election?

The election might be neck-and-neck, but the papers have definitely made their decision.

How the media turned far-right racist talking points mainstream

How the media turned far-right racist talking points mainstream

The media has a lot to answer for in its mainstreaming of racist and anti-Muslim commentary, and it's not just the far-right outlets that are to blame.

Aussie boardrooms set to be overrun by union thugs… say the Oz and AFR

Aussie boardrooms set to be overrun by union thugs… say the Oz and AFR

The latest scare campaign against industry super funds is the fantasy that trade unions will start calling the shots for big business.

The Oz fishes for a new scare campaign

The Oz fishes for a new scare campaign

As the government offers a re-run of the asylum seeker scare campaign of 2001, News Corp run through the other classics.

If the government is going to be corrupt, it could at least be competent

If the government is going to be corrupt, it could at least be competent

Crikey readers discuss the government scandal of the week and The Australian's tired war on solar panels.

Car crash journalism: driving while ‘of African appearance’

Car crash journalism: driving while ‘of African appearance’

A swathe of Australian media is suddenly reporting the perceived appearance of people involved in car crashes. Well, maybe not all people in all crashes.

The Oz faces heat for ‘African’ description in car crash story

The Oz faces heat for ‘African’ description in car crash story

The news outlet's focus on "African" Australians hasn't let up, even after an editorial calling for an end racial division.

The AACTAs get no awards for portrayal of women

The AACTAs get no awards for portrayal of women

AACTA's needs some help on Twitter, Scott Morrison's agile takes on preselection, and Fraser Anning is going to get banned from Twitter, isn't he?

Right-wing conspiracy theorists driven mad by Turnbull’s ‘invisible hand’

Right-wing conspiracy theorists driven mad by Turnbull’s ‘invisible hand’

A sinister cabal led by Malcolm Turnbull is undermining the right. Can this frightening conspiracy be exposed in time? Only The Australian can help!

Who really did the best out of the Walkleys?

Who really did the best out of the Walkleys?

It depends on which publication you read.