June 2013

Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, December 2012 © Luke MacGregor / Reuters

Federal politics

Senator Assange?

How the WikiLeaks founder’s Senate bid would change Australian politics

© David Moore / AAP

Federal politics

The cost of coal

The great Australian export is causing global damage

© Beawiharta Beawiharta / Reuters

Federal politics

Rethinking Indonesia

Australia needs a new perspective on its northern neighbour

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Joel Edgerton after Gatsby

The actor’s 20-year flirtation with fame

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

L-plate parliamentarians

L-plate parliamentarians

The trouble with inexperienced ministers

Man united

Man united

Clive Palmer and his Palmer United Party

The eucalypt invasion of Portugal

The eucalypt invasion of Portugal

Some Australians in Europe have overstayed their welcome

Dealing with online drug shopping

Dealing with online drug shopping

Travels on the internet’s Silk Road

The world according to Christopher Pyne

The world according to Christopher Pyne

How the Liberal frontbencher puts up with himself

Villawood’s bad neighbour problem

Villawood’s bad neighbour problem

Living next to an immigration detention centre

Vox  Right arrow

The Vox Owl

Eve teasing in India

When a blessing is not a blessing

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

Tiptoeing beyond tulips with Nederlands Dans Theater
The queen of not-nice: Janet Malcolm’s ‘Forty-one False Starts’

The queen of not-nice: Janet Malcolm’s ‘Forty-one False Starts’

The latest collection of writing from the New Journalism doyenne

The twee, derivative stylings of Mumford & Sons

Music

The twee, derivative stylings of Mumford & Sons

Oh brother, it’s the rise of ‘hipster hick’

Noted  Right arrow

‘The Lucky Culture’ by Nick Cater
‘Mix Tape 1980s’ at the National Gallery of Victoria

Art

‘Mix Tape 1980s’ at the National Gallery of Victoria

Ian Potter Centre, Melbourne, until September 1, 2013

Encounters  Right arrow
Cartoon
Squizzy Taylor & Snowy Cutmore