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The Brittany Higgins 'diabolical plot to bring down the House' explained

Managing editor Michelle Pini discusses defamation proceedings against Brittany Higgins – as ...  
IA Writing Competition: MAY | JUNE WINNERS!

Independent Australia is proud to announce the IA Writing Competition winners for May and June ...  
Media reinvents neo-Nazism as post-7 October phenomenon

If the media can help with the fight against neo-Nazis, it must use clear analysis. Nazis aren ...  
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EDITORIAL: The Brittany Higgins 'diabolical plot to bring down the House' explained

If you were going to overthrow a democratically elected government, how would you do it?  
Gauguin's paedophilic legacy raises debate over exhibit

A major exhibit of Paul Gauguin's works at the National Gallery is stirring controversy based on ...  
John Shipton delivers triumphant speech at Julian Assange's birthday

A week after Julian Assange’s release from Belmarsh Prison, a boisterous gathering of Assange ...  
ABC failing to fact-check the powerful

Australia's national broadcaster is letting the public down by failing to prioritise fact-checking ...  
Life expectancy data reaffirms the horrors of a Trump Presidency

The latest life expectancy data confirms that some countries – including Australia – are ...  
Dutton and Trump: A dangerous duo

Managing editor Michelle Pini examines the legacy media's use of both-sidesism to create an ...  
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EDITORIAL: Dutton, Trump and the dangers of both-sidedness

Both-sidedness is a very dangerous thing in politics. It masks the wolf’s true identity and ...  
Murder of Gaza journalists a war crime

A glimpse into the plight of Palestinian journalists raises questions about how war crimes against ...  
Labor plays into Dutton's hands by ridiculing Coalition nuclear policy

Labor's creation of memes and frequent use of jokes to critique Peter Dutton's nuclear energy plan ...  
Mainstream media undermines enormity of Assange freedom campaign

Following the return home of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, the mainstream media launched a ...  
Australian media's shameful reporting of Senator Fatima Payman's suspension

The Australian mainstream media's treatment of Labor Senator Fatima Payman – and her suspension ...  
Abject failures of Australian media laid bare in Julian Assange’s return

Press coverage of Julian Assange’s release from prison writes yet another disgraceful chapter of ...  
WikiLeaks and press freedom in the digital age

In the wake of Julian Assange's release, the debate has heated up over national security versus ...  
You might also rebel if you were Peter Dutton's kid

After Tom Dutton caused a stir in a social media post holding something resembling drugs, we're ...  
Assange release heralds dark legacy for press freedom

While the release of Julian Assange is to be celebrated, the outcome is far from the victory for ...  
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