Opinion

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Terry McCrann: 'Why Facebook panicked and lost'

Premium Content Terry McCrann: 'Why Facebook panicked and lost'

The claim that treasurer Josh Frydenberg conceded too much in his round of head-to-heads with Mark Zuckerberg completely misses the point, says Terry McCrann.

Strategy at play in government’s JobSeeker changes

Premium Content Strategy at play in government’s JobSeeker changes

Tom Minear: This week’s JobSeeker changes will spark a difficult reality for employers and workers who’ve spent their lives setting themselves up for security.

Why crash may spell the end for ‘fighter’ Tiger

Premium Content Why crash may spell the end for ‘fighter’ Tiger

Tiger Woods is known for making a comeback— but multiple leg injuries may see an end to one of the greatest sporting careers ever.

LETTERS: Who is the voice protecting the voiceless?

Premium Content LETTERS: Who is the voice protecting the voiceless?

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Tue 23 Feb 2021

'Facebook’s bullying has backfired'

Premium Content 'Facebook’s bullying has backfired'

Facebook’s arrogant and clumsy overreach has allowed Josh Frydenberg to unleash on the tech giant in defence of Australia’s interests, says Tom Minear.

Crown will stay but James Packer will go

Premium Content Crown will stay but James Packer will go

James Packer is almost certainly going to leave Crown Resorts, writes Terry McCrann.

Kelly in 'quick and clean divorce from Liberals'

Premium Content Kelly in 'quick and clean divorce from Liberals'

Craig Kelly leaving the Liberal party has solved at least three problems for the government but created one more, writes James Morrow.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Don’t make waves in an election year

Premium Content LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Don’t make waves in an election year

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Mon 22 Feb 2021

OPINION: Why we all need to take a breather from Facebook

Premium Content OPINION: Why we all need to take a breather from Facebook

Facebook’s latest move to block Australian news is just one more reason why we need to take a break.

Harry, Meghan’s ill-timed drama

Premium Content Harry, Meghan’s ill-timed drama 

As Prince Philip remains in a London hospital ‘out of caution’, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are again courting attention.

Andy warned us, don’t let his death be in vain

Premium Content Andy warned us, don’t let his death be in vain

How much more blood in the water is needed before there is any change to the crocodile culling laws, asks Peter Gleeson.

LETTERS: Australian democracy in big trouble

Premium Content LETTERS: Australian democracy in big trouble

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Sun 21 Feb 2021

Scam alert: Rewards cards can be a ‘phishing’ trap

Premium Content Scam alert: Rewards cards can be a ‘phishing’ trap

Who doesn’t love a discount? But is it worth it if it puts your identity at risk? Kathy Sundstrom has the answer

Hunt: ‘I’m confident Australians will take up the vaccine’

Premium Content Hunt: ‘I’m confident Australians will take up the vaccine’

Before Australia’s COVID vaccine rollout, Greg Hunt explains how it will unfold and what’s made us the envy of the world.

Sat 20 Feb 2021

Call out the bullsh-t that allows violence to flourish

Premium Content Call out the bullsh-t that allows violence to flourish

The horrific murders of Hannah Clarke and her children and the alleged Parliament House rape are not a women’s problem – they are everyone’s problem.

‘Provocative’ article on gender inequality lacked evidence

Premium Content ‘Provocative’ article on gender inequality lacked evidence

OPINION: Gympie letter writer Merv Welch says he is a strong supporter of female participation in all areas of government and indeed life, but...

COVID lies thrive on Facebook as vaccine rolls out

Premium Content COVID lies thrive on Facebook as vaccine rolls out

Facebook’s ban on legitimate news and health sites has given anti-vaxxers and conspiracy theorists a free kick, writes Jane Hansen.

Facebook’s astonishing insult to Aussies

Facebook’s astonishing insult to Aussies

Social media giant Facebook made a grave mistake when it committed a “dog act” against all Australians – and we won’t stand for it.

Fri 19 Feb 2021

'Why we need a no-jab lockout'

Premium Content 'Why we need a no-jab lockout'

For “normal” people the COVID vaccine gives hope and refusing to get the jab should exclude you from everything from flying to the footy, writes Steve Price.

Facebook has shown its true face … and it’s not pretty

Premium Content Facebook has shown its true face … and it’s not pretty

The truth is Facebook never was our friend and never will be, writes Daily editor Nadja Fleet.

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