To celebrate the World Economic Forum meeting in Switzerland this week, Crikey compares economic competitiveness indices from around the globe.
The longing for victimhood that preoccupies the right reflects not merely an attempt to distract from the realities of power, but a basic lack of resilience among older white males.
With the Gillard government being consistently outgunned and just plain monstered in public debate, it has more cause than ever to regret the departure of former finance minister Lindsay Tanner.
Isn’t the Centre for Independent Studies the advocate for free and open markets? If so, why are they publishing a paper arguing that cartels aren't really that bad?
All of the Howard government's central claims in defence to its response to climate change are deliberately misleading, claims a new book by a Liberal insider.