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Federal politics

Morrison’s climate flip

Australia has a lot of catching up to do on emissions reduction

Issues and policies

Warrior culture

The allegations of Australian war crimes have shattered the national digger mythology

Federal politics

House rules

Until the bonk ban, Canberra culture dictated that what happened in the bubble stayed in the bubble

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Trumpery lives on

Despite Joe Biden’s historic win, the damage done by the Trump presidency will be hard to snuff out

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Coal omissions

Action on climate change is ramping up everywhere, except in Scott Morrison’s government

Former prime ministers Kevin Rudd and Malcolm Turnbull with a screenshot of Turnbull’s confirmation of signing the petition

The Corp’s bride

Despite a widely supported petition, the government is too scared to take on the Murdoch empire

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Bury the lead

Newspoll delivers an unwanted result for the Murdoch media

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Job seeker

Scott Morrison wants to launch Mathias Cormann onto the global stage

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Vale Susan Ryan

The pioneering politician was more than a feminist icon

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Premier league

Despite their highly criticised lockdowns, Daniel Andrews and Annastacia Palaszczuk remain popular in the polls