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Andrews and Berejiklian weigh defamation risks of allowing Facebook comments

Andrews and Berejiklian weigh defamation risks of allowing Facebook comments

It comes as Tasmanian Premier Peter Gutwein said he would ban comments on some of his Facebook posts due to a High Court ruling making media companies liable.

  • by Lisa Visentin

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Morrison in defence mode as AUKUS fallout goes global

Morrison in defence mode as AUKUS fallout goes global

Frozen out in Europe, feted in Washington, alarming some of its south-east Asian neighbours: the AUKUS misfire raises questions about Australia’s ability to perform on the world stage.

  • by Anthony Galloway
COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy plunges to record low, poll finds
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COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy plunges to record low, poll finds

The latest Resolve Political Monitor findings suggest Australia could achieve a 90 per cent vaccine target across the adult population.

  • by David Crowe
The latest illustrations from artist Andrew Dyson
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The latest illustrations from artist Simon Letch
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The latest illustrations from artist Simon Letch

Gallery of illustrations by Sydney Morning Herald artist, Simon Letch.

The latest illustrations from artist Alan Moir
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The latest illustrations from artist Alan Moir

Alan Moir, The Sydney Morning Herald's political cartoonist, sketches the political unreality.

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Best of cartoons, September 25, 2021
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Best of cartoons, September 25, 2021

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists.

The latest illustrations from artist Michael Leunig
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The latest illustrations from artist Michael Leunig

A look at the follies, foibles and joys of the human race through the eyes of cartoonist Michael Leunig. Buy prints from Michael Leunig at https://www.thestore.com.au/category/artists/michael-leunig. Join us on Facebook at the Michael Leunig Appreciation Page.

Caution: submarines. Approach with great care

Caution: submarines. Approach with great care

Australia’s diplomatic row with Europe over submarines is a reminder of difficult, tragic and almost comedic problems of the past.

  • by Tony Wright
Best of cartoons, September 24, 2021
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Best of cartoons, September 24, 2021

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists.

IMF calls on regulators to rein in booming Sydney, Melbourne house prices

IMF calls on regulators to rein in booming Sydney, Melbourne house prices

Australian regulators have been urged to cool the booming housing market, with the IMF warning a property price correction would pose a significant risk to the nation’s economic stability.

  • by Shane Wright and Jennifer Duke