Every loser wants to blame the Murdoch press for their failings.
The Oz electorate should give the Labor Party the kicking it deserves.
The bloodless coup against Gillard isn't a peculiarly Oz phenomenon – across the West politics is becoming more oligarchical and bitchy.
With no aristocracy or ruling class, Australia is a nation of lucky bastards who make their own luck, says Nick Cater in his new book.
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Nick Cater reports from Australia, where an explosive clash over a new bill has exposed how hostile ‘human rights’ are to freedom.
Sydney once violently cleared its working-class district of The Rocks – now it has turned it into a tourist hotspot.
For all the disaster porn about a Biblical-style flood, Queenslanders have demonstrated real resilience.
The political quake in Australia echoes what is also occurring in Britain and across Europe: the final demise of social democracy.
Guy Rundle reports on how Australian Labor, cut off from its social roots, is now little more than a husk.