Why old-school climate denial has had its day
Ten years ago, politicians would routinely voice disdain for climate science. Now, while the policy debate remains fierce, the battleground has shifted to economics and jobs.
Politicians increasingly stoking fears by replaying the immigration card
Around the world, populist-nationalist politicians are stoking anti-immigration sentiment through scaremongering.
Parliamentary entitlements: what's allowed and what's not?
In the past few years, some MPs have made extravagant claims on their parliamentary entitlements. So, what are they actually allowed to use the money for?
Scanlon Foundation survey results: return to White Australia policy not favoured
The calls for bans on Muslim and, more recently, African immigration aren't supported by the majority of Australians.