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How the Liberals won the "unwinnable" Election

Much has been said about Scott Morrison’s recent election victory but less has been said about ...  
Wren's Week: The Chinese Navy, AFP raids and interest rate cuts

John Wren takes a look at the visit to Sydney by the Chinese Navy, the AFP raids against journa ...  
The ALP, modern monetary theory and an Australian Green New Deal

The ALP might have had a better chance at the election by offering a Green New Deal inspired by ...  
How many seats will the Coalition win when the truth is actually told?

Australia’s election results are routinely distorted by fake news about the economy. Alan Austin ...  
Scomo, Trump and the Queensland factor

Scott Morrison's targeted, small-scale campaign resonated better with voters than Labor's broader ...  
Rich and powerful stand to benefit regardless of Election outcome

Will there really be a substantial change if the Coalition is booted from office, asks Rob Stew ...  
Scott Morrison’s top ten election campaign deceptions

Early last month, IA analysed ten claims by the Treasurer which were not true. That was just the ...  
Australia’s economy has deteriorated under the Coalition

Australia’s recent dismal economic management is revealed dramatically when outcomes are comp ...  
Forgiving the student debt trap

Many tertiary students struggle under the weight of student debts, so maybe it's time for polic ...  
Ten election issues not addressed by Morrison and Shorten

Those looking for our votes in the Federal Election should be engaging with the major issues of ...  
Experts agree: Labor best economic managers

The tenth anniversary of Australia first achieving "world’s best economy" status under Labor ...  
A question of influence: Clive Palmer, the UAP and preferences

Despite attracting a string of criticism, Clive Palmer still remains a major player in the lead-up ...  
We need to vote for long-term policy makers

When we head to the polling booths this May, we need to make choices based on Australia's economic ...  
Planet B: Giving rights back to Spaceship Earth

Having stripped our planet of resources and damaging it in the process, we should consider gran ...  
Real policies for the faux campaign

With the coming Federal Election campaign, perhaps we can reflect on a policy platform that would ...  
Remember when Australia had the world's best economy?

A decade ago, as the world battled the global financial crisis, Australia’s economy zoomed to ...  
What the 'Communist Manifesto' says about climate change

Dr Martin Hirst explores parallels between the writings of Marx and Engels with today's capitalist ...  
Top ten Budget deceptions, brought to you by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg

With an election looming, truth is again under attack. Alan Austin fact-checks the Coalition’s ...