The right reverts to form after Christchurch

Insisting that both sides are to blame does nothing to arrest far-right extremism

The Teflon Kingdom

Saudi Arabia is confident it can buy out the West, and Australia is happy to oblige

The kids are alright

Climate-striking students have every right to protest

Instability again threatens the Nationals

What can history tell us about the party’s current strife?

The Devil and Scott Morrison

What do we know about the prime minister’s Pentecostalism?

Scott Morrison’s bad faith

The PM’s bill to protect religious freedom is a solution in search of a problem

Protecting Craig Kelly

Saving the MP from a preselection battle was another fine display of muppetry

Why Adani shouldn’t make long-term plans

The #climatestrike shows that the future is not on the miner’s side

Rebellion in Dutton country

Labor, the Greens and GetUp are preparing for battle in the Queensland electorate of Dickson

Losing the plot: the American midterms

Caravan conspiracies, dead candidates and a miasma of acrimony … welcome to the 2018 US campaign trail