Playing with fire

Playing with fire

Shadow energy minister Ted O’Brien said the quiet part loud during last night’s nuclear disaster of a 7.30 interview: the Coalition’s recent nuclear push is about keeping coal alive. After several minutes spent quibbling with host Sarah Ferguson about how long it...
Going nuclear

Going nuclear

The tedious march towards nuclear energy as an ingrained narrative in Australian politics was rudely interrupted on the weekend by democracy. The exercise in democratic expression at the Dunkley byelection was an irritating disruption to the coal lobby’s Trojan Horse...