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why investigative reporting in the digital age is waving, not drowning

Why investigative reporting in the digital age is waving, not drowning

Recent AFP raids on media outlets raised fears of a chilling effect on investigative journalism, but a new book finds it is thriving against the odds. David Gray/AAP You don’t need to look far to...
albanese says voice must be in the constitution

Albanese says Voice must be in the Constitution

“We have not yet had true reconciliation, and a country that is not truly reconciled is not truly whole,” says Anthony Albanese at the Garma Festival. Mick Tsikas/AAP Opposition leader Anthony Albanese says an...
high court challenge to treasurer josh frydenberg under section 44

High Court challenge to Treasurer Josh Frydenberg under section 44

High Court challenge because Frydenberg has “consistently betrayed” the country on climate change. Lukas Coch/AAP The citizenship provision of the Constitution’s section 44 has raised its head again, with the eligibility of Treasurer Josh...
don’t miss out: join jon faine, derryn hinch, julian burnside & fiona patten – melb town hall sept 9

Don’t Miss Out: Join Jon Faine, Derryn Hinch, Julian Burnside & Fiona Patten –...

"Is it time to legalise or decriminalise drugs?" Due to incredible interest in this mega panel discussion about drugs, there are only 70 tickets left, so don't miss out and get your ticket now. We are trying...
the christian right’s efforts to transform society

The Christian right’s efforts to transform society

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer at the Calgary Stampede on July 6. Groups associated with the Christian right are expected to support his political party in the October elections. The Canadian Press/Jeff McIntosh The battle now raging...
boris johnson, ‘political vegemite’, becomes the uk prime minister. let the games begin

Boris Johnson, ‘political Vegemite’, becomes the UK prime minister. Let the games begin

New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will succeed or fail on the back of the single dominant issue that dominates British politics: Brexit.AAP/EPA/Will Oliver To no-one’s great surprise, Boris Johnson has been elected by...
trump, the destroyer’s brilliant speechvideo

Trump, The Destroyer’s Brilliant Speech

In History this may be seen a short, terrifying and brilliant speech. A turning point. In it he states that Americans will say "Merry Christmas" again. It's only a small line, but i suspect that that...
what is a personal injury claim?

What is a Personal Injury Claim?

5 Essential Things You Need To Know If You’ve Been Injured Personal injuries are a lot more common than most people think. According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare “in 2014–15 over 36,000 people...
jon faine to host drug policy panel. early bird discount ends today!

Jon Faine to host Drug Policy Panel. Early Bird Discount Ends Today!

"Is it time to legalise or decriminalise Drugs?" Get Early Bird Tickets NOW! Join ABC Radio talkback host Jon Faine as he hosts an expert panel of community leaders and public figures, for a dinner-table style discussion about...

Changing the Australian Constitution was always meant to be difficult – here’s why

For a constitutional amendment to succeed,it has to achieve majorities in parliament, federally and in a majority of states. AAP/Lukas Coch Debates about constitutional change in Australia inevitably raise the poor success rate of referendums....