In a world where the first casualty of war is truth, journalism has become the new battleground. Peter Greste spent two decades reporting from the front line in the world's most dangerous countries before making headlines himself following his own incarcer... read more

The First Casualty

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 Economics, Politics & Current Affairs

Reading Level:General Adult

** Fully reviewed and updated for the 2018-2019 financial year**
This is the only money guide you'll ever need
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The Barefoot Investor

In this crisp and timely essay, Laura Tingle examines political leadership in general - some profiles in courage, and cunning - as well as styles of leadership. She looks at Macron and Merkel, Keati... read more

Quarterly Essay 71: Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman

Can a return to direct democracy reconnect a jaded electorate with an out-of-touch establishment? Would reforming Canberra's toxic culture lead to worthwhile debate and better decision-making? Should today's leaders look back on successful gov... read more

The Knowledge Solution: Politics

Since the 1980s, waves of neoliberal 'economic reform' have transformed Australia. Privatisation, deregulation, marketisation and the contracting out of government services: for three decades now, there has been wide... read more

Wrong Way: How Privatisation and Economic Reform Backfired

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 Economics, Politics & Current Affairs

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The incredible, harrowing account of how American democracy was hacked by Moscow as part of a covert operation to influence the U.S. election and help Donald Trump gain the presidency. RUSSIAN ROULETTE is a story of political sk... read more

Russian Roulette

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 Economics, Politics & Current Affairs

This book, The Satin Man, is the result of the six years that followed, in which Mullins continued Whiticker hunt for the truth, and lobbied the South Australian Police to open a coronial inquiry to the original investigation. It details shock... read more

The Satin Man (Beaumont Children)

What a Time to be Alive: That and other lies in the 2016 campaign is the ugly and un-sanitised diary behind the curtain of the double dissolution election campaign. A poll fought between two wildly ambitious men who want t... read more

What a Time to be Alive: That and Other Lies in the 2016 Campaign

From the CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella is the inspiring account of the transformation of an organisation and the coming transformation of humanity. As told by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Hit Refresh is the story of corporate change and reinvention as well as t... read more

Hit Refresh

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 Economics, Politics & Current Affairs

In January 2017, Donald Trump signed an executive order stopping entry to the United States from seven predominantly Muslim countries and dramatically cutting the number of refugees allowed to resettle in the United States each ... read more

The Displaced : Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives

Move over Shaun Micallef ... a work of comic genius that takes the mickey out of anything and everything to do with Australian politics.

2028... and Australia has gone to hell in a handbasket

Want to know how a tattoo affects your job prospects, which James Bond drinks the most martinis, or how to make an invisibility cloak? We have the answers. The news cycle moves fast, and as one... read more

Go Figure And Other Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know: The Economist Explains