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How do I subscribe to Despatches?

July 2, 2018 - 09:30 -- Admin

Despatches is a political newsletter that I send to my Patreon supporters every parliamentary sitting day. Some of those supporters have pledged the minimum US$1 a month and some have pledged more, but every Patron receives the newsletter. There are additional ‘rewards’ for people who pledge higher amounts. Despatches cuts through the partisan hype that […]

Defending Turnbull’s bonk ban

February 19, 2018 - 13:33 -- Admin

Yesterday I was commissioned by the Sydney Morning Herald to write an opinion piece on the PM’s bonk ban – in it I argue the new requirement reflects modern workplace standards and the community’s expectations. Don’t forget you can receive analysis like this on a daily basis during parliamentary sitting weeks by signing up to become one […]

In the interests of transparency, political private lives should be public*

February 8, 2018 - 08:40 -- Admin

*This post was initially published in Despatches, a daily newsletter written exclusively for my Patreon supporters. A few of those supporters have asked that it be made more broadly available to add to the public discussion. You too can receive Despatches every parliamentary sitting day for as little as $1 a month. Wednesday’s front page […]