Claim of parliament sexual harassment

A female Coalition MP has come forward with a fresh allegation of sexual harassment, this time inside the House of Representatives. A female Coalition MP has come forward with a fresh allegation of sexual harassment, this time inside the House of Representatives. Nationals MP Anne...

3 days until huge Aussie problem

More than one million Aussie workers receiving JobKeeper will have the support “ripped” away from them on Sunday, Labor says. Welfare groups have warned that thousands of workers previously supported by the wage subsidy could be joining the dole queue when the payment is cut...

‘Cowards’: Barack Obama lashes out

Former US president Barack Obama has hit out at “cowardly politicians” in a frustrated response to the mass shooting in Colorado. Leading politicians in the United States, including President Joe Biden and former president Barack Obama, have renewed their push for stricter gun control laws...

Kamala Harris vents frustration over gun laws

US Vice President Kamala Harris has vented her frustration at her country’s refusal to pass stricter gun control laws, telling Congress it is “time to act”. Ms Harris gave a lengthy interview to CBS This Morning today, which largely focused on the fallout from Monday’s...

Greens Senator reveals sexual harassment

After only six months in federal parliament, Greens Senator Lidia Thorpe has spoken out about the sexual harassment she has experienced from two senators and two MPs. Senator Thorpe, who was the first Indigenous woman in Victorian Parliament and first Indigenous Senator for Victoria, joined...

Biden, Obama push for gun control measures

Leading politicians in the United States, including President Joe Biden and former president Barack Obama, have renewed their push for stricter gun control laws in the wake of the mass shooting in Boulder, Colorado. Ten people were killed yesterday when a suspect, identified by police...

Push for veteran suicides probe

Scott Morrison will not oppose a push to establish a royal commission into veteran suicides. A showdown was brewing after several Liberal MPs and party defector Craig Kelly threatened to cross the floor to support an inquiry. The motion will go before the House of...