One Nation Party

One Nation a security threat: Beazley

Former deputy prime minister and Labor leader Kim Beazley fears One Nation's positions on Islam and free-trade pose a threat to Australia's national …

Pauline Hanson

Only one third of Queensland's election candidates are women

One Nation leader and senator Pauline Hanson flanked by state leader Steve Dickson and party supporters speaks to the media upon arrival from India …

Pauline Hanson

One Nation's $500k Bundy Men's Shed pledge

ONE Nation has made a pledge of $500,000 in support for the Bundaberg Central Men's Shed Association if elected in Saturday's election.<p>Senator …

Pauline Hanson

Forget kissing babies, this Australian politician is campaigning on Tinder

Step one: Tinder, step two: The Bachelorette.<p>An independent politician in Australia has taken to mobile dating app Tinder to try and drum up votes …

Tinder

sex vote

At times I feel like I'm living on another planet. For five years I've campaigned for marriage equality. Now that the postal survey has been won and …

Religion

Contradictory polls in Queensland, while the Greens storm Northcote in Victoria

The Queensland election will be held in five days, on November 25. There has been no statewide polling from either Galaxy or Newspoll since an early …

Elections

Former Hanson aide seeks votes on Tinder

Pauline Hanson's former assistant has defended using the dating app Tinder to drum up votes in her bid to become an independent member of the …

Pauline Hanson

Queensland election: LNP and Labor at pains to pitch to potential One Nation supporters

While the two major parties made their election pitches in front of the party faithful on Sunday, Pauline Hanson, the politician who could ruin their …

Tim Nicholls

Qld leaders to hit regions for final blitz

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls will start the last week of the Queensland election campaign in the regions in a …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Pauline Hanson halts Queensland election campaign for baby's arrival

“The Queensland election couldn’t have come at a worse time for me this time around,” said the federal senator.<p>“An opportunistic Annastacia …

Pauline Hanson

Hanson leaves campaign for grandchild's birth

Pauline Hanson has suspended campaigning on the Queensland election trail to attend the birth of her fifth grandchild.<p>The One Nation leader left far …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

One Nation scare campaign working

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk's campaign launch may have been underwhelming - much like her government - but the state's lethargic voters don't …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Alliance time? Greens unseat Labor in historic Northcote by-election landslide

<i>A massive swing to the Greens in a Victorian by-election, in a seat Labor had held for 90 years, sends a strong message to Bill Shorten, says</i> …

Bill Shorten

PM takes aim at 'lazy' Palaszczuk government

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has urged Queensland voters to turn against Labor Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in Saturday's state election, …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

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 …

Jacqui Lambie

Labor punches out election launch as campaign hits final stretch

"She backed me in my title defence and I back her in hers.<p>"Let me introduce you to my friend, the Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk."<p>After …

Brisbane

Palaszczuk officially launches campaign

Queensland Labor Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has added some star power to her corner in the fight for the state election, with world champion boxer …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Labor to win in Queensland: Newspoll

Labor may return to government in Queensland, taking marginal seats from the opposition via One Nation preferences, the latest Newspoll suggests.<p>The …

Elections

Queensland election: Tim Nicholls has displayed a common-sense approach to One Nation

The most measured and rational comment by either of Queensland's major party leaders about a potential hung parliament came from the LNP's Tim …

Tim Nicholls

Poll shows Qld Labor may return to government

Labor may return to government in Queensland, taking marginal seats from the opposition via One Nation preferences, according to the latest Newspoll …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Queensland election: One Nation voters could help both ALP and LNP steal seats, polling shows

One Nation preferences could help both major parties win seats from each other in next week's Queensland election, with many of the 93 electorates …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Constitutional pachinko

The number of federal MPs who have lost or quit their seats due to constitutional ineligibility has now reached ten. With 216 federal MPs remaining, …

Australian Politics

We need freedom from religion, not freedom of religion

Just as the postal plebiscite has blown up in the faces of the conservatives who promoted it, let us hope that any subsequent rearguard sabotage …

Pauline Hanson

We're in a post-truth world with eroding trust and accountability. It can't end well

In our new normal, experts are dismissed and alternative facts flagrantly offered. This suspicion of specialists is part of a bigger problem<p>We often defer to others’ expertise, and for good reason. The entire edifice of modern society only exists thanks to the division of labour, from construction …

Opinion

Coalition's crisis is simple: it keeps supporting deeply unpopular policies

The times are a' changing. Australians voted overwhelmingly for equal marriage; the NSW and Victorian parliaments are achingly close to legalising …

David Leyonhjelm

Queensland election: One Nation question dogs LNP in leaders' debate

Audience jeer Tim Nicholls for failing to give a direct answer over working with Pauline Hanson’s party, helping Annastacia Palaszczuk gain upper hand<p>Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the LNP forming an alliance with One Nation to take government would be an “embarrassment...to the …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

One Nation's price of government: Ease gun laws

One Nation's Queensland leader Steve Dickson has warned Pauline Hanson's party will have "many" conditions for an incoming government if it holds the …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Rundle: mullets and mining and absurd pseudo-Asian 'cuisine'

Mullets, mining and murals<p><i>We will redirect you to the main article in 5 seconds, or click here to continue</i><p><i>“The story of Queensland is that of the</i> …

Pauline Hanson

One Nation scoffs at premier's boycott vow

One Nation says the Queensland premier's vow to send her own party into opposition rather than govern with the support of Pauline Hanson's party is …

Annastacia Palaszczuk

Australia's new faultlines: What we now know

Like other Australians living near the CBD, Ariadne Vromen was swamped by the Yes campaign during the same-sex marriage postal survey. From her …

David Leyonhjelm