Paddy Manning is contributing editor (politics) at The Monthly and has worked for the ABC, Fairfax, Crikey and The Australian. He is the author of Inside the Greens and the unauthorised biography of Malcolm Turnbull, Born To Rule?
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Staying the course
The PM, a businessman, is very pro-business
Labor turns over new leaf on corruption
Bill Shorten wants to put last year’s scandals behind him
Who’s afraid of an integrity commission?
The prime minister has his reasons
Statement from the heart falls on deaf ears
The PM didn’t turn his back but he may as well have
Crashing the party
The Greens should be celebrating their 25th birthday
What will be the cost of a patchwork NBN?
Green fields and blue sky
Is Nick Cleary’s ambitious CLARA project the answer to Australia’s fast-rail question?
A good hard look at the Greens
What did the party deliver?
Billionaire in the dock
A former Hunter Valley mine electrician, Nathan Tinkler borrowed big in 2005, made a fortune from speculative coal plays, and at the age of just 35 burst onto the rich list as Australia’s youngest billionaire. But Tinkler’s dreams had extended …
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