Religious schools who wish to discriminate against students and teachers of different sexual orientations and faiths should do so without public funding. It’s really quite simple.
Labor Party hasn’t decided when it would amend the negative gearing tax break. But Labor is committed to keeping negative gearing only for newly constructed homes.
NSW Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham, the target of these seven-year-old claims, refuses to step down from his position at his party’s request, calling them ‘corrupt and rotten’.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton knows all too well the dangers involved with slackening Australia’s strict and effective border protection policies.
Australia is anticipated to join a US-led resolution at the UN condemning the attacks, according to AAP. Unsurprisingly, this move will shift Australia closer to Israel under our current PM.
Labor and the Greens, along with some crossbench support, managed to push a bill to transfer sick asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru to Australia all the way to the Senate.
This week in Canberra, Abbott lobbied for better pay and working conditions for teachers in remote areas, in an effort to combat the current poor quality of education for our indigenous youth.
We can’t be certain. But we expect the din over Scott Morrison’s intervention to save Liberal MP Craig Kelly from a sticky preselection in his safe Sydney seat of Hughes would be a lot quieter if Kelly were a woman.
Australia’s election process is among the best in the world. But that doesn’t mean there may not be ways to improve it. Below you’ll find the proposed changes that are intended to improve the federal election process.
The government wants to manipulate your dietary choices with a big stick tax approach. And like some horror movie character that never quite dies, the sugar tax is back…again.
With only 25 million citizens, Australia is a minnow compared to most of its neighbours. And that leaves our democracy vulnerable to interference from foreign nations looking to influence government policies.
Mr Turnbull attempted to stop Liberal executives from sparing conservative Sydney MP Craig Kelly a preselection battle. This didn’t go in Mr Turnbull’s favour.
Left-wing agitators would have you believe that the Coalition cares only for the deep pockets of big business and thinks not at all about the average Aussie worker.
Tasmania’s economy recorded its fastest growth in a decade in 2017/18, according to Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s 2018 report. That sounds good.
Under the new rules, Liberal party PMs are far more likely to serve their full term as two-thirds of the federal Liberal party room will need to support a change.
A survey completed this year, the 11th annual Scanlon Foundation study into social cohesion, found that of the 1,500 Australians surveyed, 42% believe that the amount of immigrants coming into Australia is too high.
Have you heard of Tuvalu? The nation of nine tiny islands sits around 3,500 kilometres off Australia’s east coast. It has a population of just under 12,000 people. Yet its government is trying to strong arm Australia’s domestic climate policies.
Despite the US president’s hectic schedule, Morrison has flagged he could meet with Trump, even though he’s not included on Trump’s formal program.
Liberal MP Ben Morton has again accused the left-wing activist group GetUp of providing false and misleading information to a parliamentary inquiry into the 2016 federal election.
The Australian Tribune believes the government’s proposed new laws to enable agencies to read encrypted messages go too far. The laws will erode citizens’ rights to online privacy and could undermine public safety.
Welcome to the Northern Territory, where parliament has essentially done away with the concept of gender. Or at least with the concept that your girlfriends are girls, your boyfriends are boys, and your intersex friends are intersex.
Proposed laws to make migrants wait up to four years before being able to access any form of welfare benefit have officially passed the first stage in federal parliament.
Conservative federal Liberal MP Craig Kelly delivered his inspiring words yesterday, when he ruled out quitting his party and running as an independent, citing his ‘contract’ with the people.
Julia Banks was hardly the staunchest supporter of her own government at the best of times. Her public proclamations tended to sound more at home coming from a Labor MP than a Liberal member.
Yesterday, Hanson posed a new challenge for her fellow senators. She commended the strict immigration policy posed by the isolated Indian tribespeople that killed a young American evangelist…
According to the global body, Australia is not on track to meet its Paris climate commitments. Don’t worry though. We’re in good company. Only half of the G20 group is supposedly on track, mostly smaller and highly urbanised nations.
There are good reasons why many European nations are on track to meet their Paris Climate Agreement carbon reductions. First, most of these nations are small and highly urbanised. Perhaps more importantly, many EU nations derive much of their energy from nuclear power.
Perhaps Greens leader Richard Di Natale is still smarting from the numerous allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct levelled at his own party in recent weeks.
While the Labor party is celebrating one of its most dominant showings in Victorian state election history, the Greens are licking their wounds.
Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott has made it clear he doesn’t intend to go anywhere. But not all of his fellow Liberals are pleased with that decision. Nor, it would seem, are they pleased with some of Abbott’s staunchest supporters.