I suck at craft. That doesn’t make me a bad mother | Rebecca Huntley | Opinion

If, like me, you have been watching season two of The Handmaid’s Tale with a knot in your stomach and sweat on your brow, may I suggest an antidote? Herland. Sorry, it’s not on Netflix. It’s a 100 year old feminist utopian novel written by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Let me …

The Coalition’s tax plan favours the rich and doesn’t solve bracket creep for middle-income earners

The Coalition’s tax plan favours the rich and doesn’t solve bracket creep for middle-income earners

By John Daley and Danielle Wood Updated May 11, 2018 15:34:21 Photo: Treasurer Scott Morrison and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann pose with the 2018-19 Budget. (ABC News: Matt Roberts) The top 20 per cent of income earners in Australia will benefit most from the Turnbull government’s tax plan, unveiled in …

Donald Trump says he doesn’t think his personal lawyer Michael Cohen will ‘flip’ against him – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump says he doesn’t think his personal lawyer Michael Cohen will ‘flip’ against him – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 22, 2018 14:39:46 Photo: Mr Trump accused The New York Times of “going out of their way to destroy Michael Cohen”. (Reuters: Kevin Lamarque) Related Story: Trump hits out at ‘attack on our country’ after FBI agents raid his lawyer’s office Related Story: Stormy Daniels’ lawyer seeks to …

Donald Trump doesn’t have time to ‘screw up’ US-Australia relationship, James Comey says – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump doesn’t have time to ‘screw up’ US-Australia relationship, James Comey says – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 19, 2018 08:04:37 Video: James Comey tells 7.30 he feels “sick to my stomach” at the thought of having had an impact on the 2016 US election. (ABC News) Australia’s relationship with the US will not be damaged by the Trump presidency because “no one president has enough …

Australia doesn’t exist! And other bizarre geographic conspiracies that won’t go away | Technology

Australia doesn’t exist. The signs were there the whole time: in what country is the only thing more poisonous than the snakes the spiders? How did we ever believe that kangaroos were a thing? This discovery, believed by some to be a joke or a conspiracy theory, has been circulating …

Malcolm Turnbull doesn’t seem to know the words to You’re The Voice

Malcolm Turnbull doesn’t seem to know the words to You’re The Voice

Updated April 11, 2018 14:31:14 Photo: The PM spent part of the evening spectating surrounded by tracksuit-clad swimmers. (AAP: Darren England) Related Story: Malcolm Turnbull’s AC/DC fail sets Twitter alight Related Story: Who rapped better, Turnbull or Shorten? When you’re the Prime Minister there are quite a few roles to …

Morning mail: single mothers say new rule doesn’t pass Joyce test | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Wednesday 4 April. Top stories Harsher welfare measures that force friends to vouch for the relationship status of social security recipients are damaging and are at odds with the standards recently applied to Barnaby Joyce …

Why defamation doesn’t just involve movie stars and media companies – RN

Why defamation doesn’t just involve movie stars and media companies – RN

Updated March 28, 2018 12:42:12 Photo: Rebel Wilson sued Bauer Media over articles that damaged her career by depicting her as a liar. (Getty Images: Lisa Maree Williams) When defamation makes the news it’s usually in connection with the rich and famous — like the case involving Australian actor Rebel …

Matthew Lodge’s NRL return doesn’t pass the smell test and overshadows the start of league season

Matthew Lodge’s NRL return doesn’t pass the smell test and overshadows the start of league season

Updated March 05, 2018 14:49:39 Photo: Matthew Lodge’s return to the NRL has dominated the headlines at the start of the 2018 season. (AAP: Dan Himbrechts) Related Story: Family terrorised by footballer speaks out as CCTV footage emerges of assault There are some who believe the NRL’s contentious decision to …