Jacqui Lambie

Q&A: High school student challenges Christian broadcaster and former politician on same-sex marriage

A high school student has taken on a Christian broadcaster during Q&A, arguing that calls for religious protections in same-sex marriage legislation …

Australian Politics

Q&A recap: Jacqui Lambie speaks out for marriage survey's 'hurting' No voters

She was, as they say in the politics business, very, very real.<p>Glammed up and grinning like a polished but slightly off-tune piano, Lambie was, as …

Australian Politics

Q&A: Lambie says early election is a prospect as government 'falling apart'

Former Tasmanian senator says the government has many more MPs and senators who will be tripped up over dual citizenship<p>Six days after resigning from parliament over her dual citizenship status, the former Tasmanian senator Jacqui Lambie is already on the hustings.<p>Speaking on the ABC’s Q&A on …

George Brandis

Jacqui Lambie stands up for No voters in blazing debate on gay marriage

The outgoing Independent Senator for Tasmania was in fine form on the ABC TV program on Monday night, telling viewers she had received calls from …

Equality

Jacqui Lambie says No voters are “hurting right now”

"They’ve lost. They’re feeling the pain. How much longer do they have to feel more pain?"The post Jacqui Lambie says No voters are “hurting right …

Australian Politics

SERVES THEM RIGHT: Australian MPs have talked about the dual citizenship problem for nearly 40 years - and done nothing about it

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)<p>Two Australian government MPs and six senators have been forced to …

Scott Ludlam

TV Ratings Nov 20: ABC records biggest Monday survey audience

Share Email Comments<p><b>• ABC’s Australian Story on Justine Damond Ruszczyk #1 after 7pm</b> <b><br>• With share on 17.1%, ABC records biggest Monday survey audience</b></b> …

TV

November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017<p><b>Dear michaelcarlton,</b><p>The sex-obsessed ACL isn't ready to give up just yet, Margot Saville discovers. Keane on the patent untruths of …

Austrian Economics

AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young dead at 64

"From the outset, he knew what he wanted to achieve and, along with his younger brother, took to the world stage giving their all at every show. …

Australian Politics

Citizenship crisis delivers poetic justice to the culturally privileged

If the citizenship fiasco was a TV comedy it might be called <i>Poms Out of Work</i>. For wogs, the parliamentary crisis is sweet revenge, sweet as a spotted …

Larissa Waters

Today: Karl Stefanovic rumoured to be paired with Georgie Gardner and Deb Knight

Nine is rumoured to be making an announcement this week.

Australian Politics

Blessed Are The Christian Rock Cakes: The Great Tweets Of Marque Lawyers

Admittedly, they help keep us out of jail, so we’re a little biased. But that’s not the only reason we love Marque Lawyers.<p>If you follow the Sydney …

Australian Politics

The dual citizenship debacle

In the beginning – which was only July – it seemed as if the Greens were uniquely suffering from the now infamous negligence to vet candidates’ …

Scott Ludlam

Politics is chaotic, but Turnbull's found his zen

Last Saturday afternoon in the Vietnamese city of Da Nang, Malcolm Turnbull was in top form as he returned to the hotel, his APEC duties …

Malcolm Turnbull

Q&A: Nov 20

Lots to discuss on <b>Q&A</b> next Monday, including the constitutional crisis and same-sex marriage results.<p>Joining host Tony Jones are:<p><i>George Brandis,</i> …

TV (Australia)

Jacqui Lambie's successor Steve Martin wants Parliament to refer him to the High Court

The Devonport mayor set to replace Jacqui Lambie in the Senate has called on Parliament to refer him to the High Court, to test his eligibility for …

Australian Politics

High Court date set for Parry, Lambie case

Former senators Jacqui Lambie and Stephen Parry will be the subject of a High Court directions hearing on December 8.<p>Ms Lambie and Mr Parry were …

Australian Politics

Grim realisation

The report of the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory is, first and foremost, a condemnation of …

Malcolm Turnbull

Victoria's Secret has an undies problem, says Wall Street

First it was bras. Now Wall Street thinks Victoria's Secret has its knickers in a twist.

Fashion Modeling

Fairfax photos of the week

Australian Politics

Psychological thriller

Morale in the Coalition has been low recently. There’s been muttering about leadership, a sense that nothing ever goes right. As Fairfax had it …

Bill Shorten

Weaponising Section 44: The Australian Constitution and the demise of politics

<b>Until the December disclosure deadline arrives, both sides of politics are using s44 of the Constitution as a weapon to weaken the other side, says</b> …

Bill Shorten

Murray Goulburn settles with ASIC over conduct before downgrade, milk price cut

Murray Goulburn has reached a $650,000 settlement with ASIC over its behaviour last year in the lead-up to a profit downgrade and cut in milk prices …

Australian Politics

Same-sex marriage postal survey: 'Love has had a landslide victory' as 'Yes' wins

Australians have emphatically voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage, saying "yes" to the historic social change by a substantial margin of …

Same-sex Marriage

Postal vote result released today

Wednesday, November 15, 2017<p>Postal vote result released today<p>Australian Statistician David W. Kalisch will release the results of the same-sex …

Manus Island

Same-sex marriage vote: The great unwashed have spoken. We say yes

Readers say result in favour of marriage equality is a clear public statement against homophobia.

Australian Politics

Australian senator says she 'has no love for bagpipes' now as she resigns over British citizenship

An Australian senator admitted she had no "love for the bagpipes" on Tuesday as she resigned due to her dual citizenship through her Scottish-born father.<p>Jacqui Lambie, an independent senator for the island state of Tasmania, is the eighth lawmaker to become embroiled in a citizenship crisis that …

Australian Politics

Why Jacqui Lambie Doesn't Deserve To Be Glorified

Tasmanian senator Jacqui Lambie has resigned from parliament today after becoming the latest politician to run afoul of Section 44. Lambie inherited …

Australian Politics

Jacqui Lambie's emotional resignation speech – video

The Tasmanian independent senator Jacqui Lambie has confirmed will step down from parliament because she is a dual citizen but she has vowed to press on with her political career.

Australian Politics

Jacqui Lambie warns of possible resignation

One of Australia's most colourful politicians could fall on her sword after becoming the latest senator to be ensnared in the citizenship …

Australian Politics