Today, national correspondent for The Saturday Paper Mike Seccombe on how the rampant spread of Omicron has led to a shadow lockdown, and why for many businesses and families, it’s the worst lockdown yet.
Today, Rick Morton on how Covid-19 caught up with Australia this summer, and what the federal government could have done to better prepare for this moment.
Today, we look back at the news events that defined 2021 - in sound.
Assistant professor Dr Laura Beth Bugg on the campaign to free refugees from Manus Island and find them a permanent home.
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Mike Seccombe on the real reason Scott Morrison wanted to enlist Gladys Berejiklian, and what it reveals about the Prime Minister’s weakening authority in his home state.
Rebecca Huntley on what ordinary Australians really think about climate change, and how the fossil fuel lobby has influenced their hearts and minds.
Paul Bongiorno on what we’ll see as both leaders fight for their political future.
Kara Jensen-Mackinnon on what happened to Australia’s Christmas beetles.