Transcript Of Radio 6PR Interview With Christian Porter, November 9, 2020 | Response To ABC Four Corners Story ‘Inside The Canberra Bubble’

DON’T MISS ANYTHING! ONE CLICK TO GET NEW MATILDA DELIVERED DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX, FREE! Following is a transcript of an interview between Radio 6PR’s Gareth Parker and Attorney General Christian Porter, on November 10, 2020. The interview was in response to this Four Corners story published the previous day, called ‘Inside the Canberra Bubble’. … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Disingenuous, Duplicitous and Very Apple Pie’: Liberal Senator Mocks Grieving Mum’s Petition Into Veteran Suicides

DON’T MISS ANYTHING! ONE CLICK TO GET NEW MATILDA DELIVERED DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX, FREE! A Liberal Senator has used his government Facebook account to attack a grieving mother’s call for an official inquiry into veteran suicides, describing a petition she started as “disingenuous”, “duplicitous” and “very apple pie”, before mocking the number of signatures … Read more

Let Them Eat Cake… And Catch COVID, Argues Labor’s Katy Gallagher

DON’T MISS ANYTHING! ONE CLICK TO GET NEW MATILDA DELIVERED DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX, FREE! Tackling the global pandemic through vaccine equity is in everybody’s interest… except maybe people living in rich countries, and Labor Senators. Geoff Russell explains. The face of selfish rich world entitlement was front and centre in TV news reports on … Read more

Eggs Over Albanese: Labor’s Green Ham-Fisted Attempt To Distract On Stacking

DON’T MISS ANYTHING! ONE CLICK TO GET NEW MATILDA DELIVERED DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX, FREE! Anthony Albanese’s attempts to distract attention from his party’s internal factional troubles are as see-through as they are ridiculous. Sylvia Hale from Greens NSW weighs in. As any factional powerbroker can attest, when the shit is about to hit, reach … Read more

John Pilger On The Forgotten Coup Against ‘The Most Loyal Ally’

DON’T MISS ANYTHING! ONE CLICK TO GET NEW MATILDA DELIVERED DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX, FREE! Australia wasn’t always a lapdog of the United States, writes John Pilger. The Australian High Court has ruled that correspondence between the Queen and the Governor-General of Australia, her viceroy in the former British colony, is no longer “personal” and … Read more

Just When You Thought the Sports Rorts Affair Couldn’t Get Any Worse…

‘Grant from Auditing’ has dropped ‘Scotty from Marketing’ right in it. And the net result is a stench of corruption enveloping the Morrison government. Ben Eltham explains. Summer rains finally fell on large parts of New South Wales this week. They didn’t fall everywhere, and much of inland Australia is still in drought, but enough … Read more