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Why it's a climate emergency

Despite continuing loud outcries from professional climate deniers such as Andrew Bolt, there is ...  
The Iraq War lie is still being repeated despite the evidence

British journalist Alastair Campbell shared some rather hypocritical views on populism on a recent ...  
The AFP: A question of independence and integrity

Newly appointed Commissioner Reece Kershaw will head the AFP at a critical time, as its post-e ...  
Optus and the question of data retention

Will the data retention scheme result in a cost blow out for the roll-out of 5G?  
Andrew Bolt continues on about Adam Goodes

Has Andrew Bolt learned anything from the racial vilification case he lost in 2011? Alan Austin ...  
FaceApp: Have I accidentally sold my soul?

Is FaceApp a circling bird of prey ready to swoop on our data and identities or is it merely a pit ...  
Adani arrest draws attention to Australia's global harm

The arrest of a French journalist has focused a spotlight on Australia's contributions to global ...  
Cottrell is no 'freedom of speech' advocate but a violent fascist

Authentic UPF Leader Blair Cottrell is no freedom of speech activist, he is an authoritarian who ...  
Combatting fake news

Is organised resistance to political falsehoods emerging and could this become an effective ...  
Intervene: How the Government can secure media diversity

We can have a stronger, more varied media if the Government legislates to prevent further takeo ...  
Why I’m not signing up to demand the Government legislate press freedom laws

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has declared that journalists who dare publish dirty government ...  
Blame the Government, not Netflix, for NBN failure

Commentators blaming Netflix for the failures of the NBN have got it wrong, writes Paul Budde.  
The slow-motion crucifixion of Julian Assange

What is happening to Julian Assange is nothing short of torture and a denial of his human rights ...  
The consequences of fighting fake news

In an effort to stop the spread of fake news, legitimate stories may be suffering in the proces ...  
Extinction Nation: Four Corners program raises environmental questions

A recent Four Corners interview with Environment Minister Sussan Ley failed to ask some of the ...  
Dear mainstream media, the Coalition won — Labor lost

Instead of doing its job and holding the Government to account, the mainstream media seems forever ...  
Lies, damned lies and tax cuts statistics

Former Head of Finance Michael Keating debunks an SMH article that suggests the Morrison Gove ...  
Taking power back: The desexualisation of nude photography

Society has been conditioned to treat nude photography in a purely sexual context, disempowering ...  

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