Turnbull government has quietly started to reform the welfare system, as they look to save money by introducing one universal payment, regardless of the recipient’s situation.
Despite a whole city rising against his rhetoric, Peter Dutton’s tone is nothing new. In fact, blaming the other is a well worn path in Australian politics.
Last year, after the federal police raided the AWU offices, Michaelia Cash denied it was politically motivated. However, she must now turn over all related documentation to the High Court.
If you think the slave trade is a relic of a bygone era, think again. Libya is the latest hotbed of an industry that sadly lives on in the modern age.
The Turnbull government has decided that punishing the victims of sexual abuses is more important than punishing those who perpetrated the acts.
The Democrats stunning win in Alabama might be historic, but it certainly does not represent any sort of blow to the Republicans, or a turning of the tide.
A towering self-own, a motorcycle on a stage and a rather awkward fact we all have to accept. It was a rather odd week in #AusPol. Who won? Who cares.
It seems odd that Michael Flynn being charged over Russiagate has already shifted to the backburner, right? Well, I’m not that surprised.
Recently, a bill that would see Elon Musk and his ilk able to work above the state laws of South Australia was vociferously shot down. I think we should do it, as history has shown it to work.
The appearance of a red hunting hat, a tapped call to red China and a red herring fished from a croc’s mouth headlined #AusPol this week. So, who won?
With the citizenship bungles behind us and marriage equality around the corner, it seems that things are finally getting back to normal. Which is a problem. We don’t do normal.
Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman is young, he is also a product of the times. But will he be the force to bring moderation to the Kingdom?
A proud product of one’s environment, an assassination plot foiled, and moment of insane genius all headline this week in #AusPol. And what a week it was.
After Mal sensationally suspended Parliament for a week, I’m wondering if it might actually be a positive. We all need a break.
While the marriage equality question has come to a close, the insanity certainly has not. Can we not just accept the results? Agreeing with Bob Katter is pushing me to crisis.
Good morning all! The week that just flew had a nicer face than usual. Unless you’re Robert Mugabe. Or you voted ‘No’.
We’re all veterans of social media battles fought over reactive predeterminations. However, now that we’ve witnessed the damage, is time to put down our guns?
Esoteric impersonations, public mastication and the inability to drink all headlined this very storied week of #AusPol. So who won?
With the results official, the real challenge is what comes next. While the postal vote split us, it is our responsibility to return as one, to debate.
It’s been a rather violent week, punctuated by the abuse of Sam Dastyari, assumed peace in the Middle East and the prohibitive standards of decorum.
It was a very special week in #AusPol, where numerous bullies took over the political cafeteria, hurling the fare at whoever. So, who won the food fight?