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Vaccine resistance

Despite historically high vaccination rates, Australia has developed a significant anti-vax movement in the middle of a global pandemic

On the politicisation of lockdowns

How much responsibility does Rupert’s right bear for the spread of the Delta variant?

Katie Hopkins and libertarianism’s death sentence

The British media personality is the latest libertarian to be mugged by reality

Australia and COVID-19: successes and failures

What have we learned from the pandemic? An expert panel examines key questions.

Dear Jon

An open letter to Jon Faine: esteemed commentator, vintage car lover and schadenfreude enthusiast

The coast road

A daughter’s cross-border journey of memories and grief during the pandemic

JabSeeker

The disordered national vaccine rollout reveals systemic flaws in our politics

Roll out the babble

Vaccination logistics are complex, but the government’s failure is in communications

Viral culture

What has COVID-19 taught Australians about themselves?

Sikh and ye shall find

The psychedelic origins of a popular yoga blessing