Julie Bishop

politics

Australia's Faulty Welfare Program Shows the Perils of Big Data

"This is a political failure dressed up as an an IT failure... [Big data is] a powerful tool. How that tool is used—for good or evil—depends on how accountable the people are who wield it."
Katherine Gillespie
1.12.17
Stuff

Tax Hikes, Coal Fires, and a War With the Moon: Australia This Is Your 2016

Spoiler alert: Here's a month-by-month guide to what will happen next year.
Lee Zachariah
12.16.15
News

Australia Has Launched its First University Program to Get Women Into Parliament

Women hold less than 30 percent of parliamentary jobs in Australia. Melbourne University wants its Pathways to Politics program to even the score.
Livia Albeck-Ripka
11.25.15
News

Australia Has Deported its First Round of Law-Breaking Kiwis

A chartered flight delivered them from Christmas Island to Auckland. Their identities have not been revealed.
VICE Staff
11.19.15
News

We Asked an Expert Why Australia Has Stopped Bombing Syria

It was revealed earlier this week that Australian forces haven't flown a mission in Syria since Russia became involved. No official reason has been given.
VICE Staff
10.9.15
Stuff

Is New Zealand Deporting Aussies Like Australia Is Turfing Out Kiwis?

With Australia kicking out large numbers of lawbreaking kiwis, we look at how they deal with offending expats over the ditch.
Paul Gregoire
10.6.15
News

The Upcoming Leadership Spill: An Explainer

What's a spill and how exactly did we get here?
Girard Dorney
9.14.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Malcolm Turnbull Will Challenge Tony Abbott for the Prime Ministership

​For the second time this year, members of the Australian government have asked Prime Minister Tony Abbott to step aside.
Alan Weedon
9.14.15
asia & pacific

Australia is About to Start Sharing Intelligence With Iran — And The US Wants to Know Why

Australia's foreign minister came to an informal agreement with Iran that will focus largely on information about Australian citizens traveling to Iraq and Syria to join the Islamic State.
Scott Mitchell
4.24.15
News

Federal Politics 2015: The Fuck Just Happened?

Let us help you understand what is actually happening in Canberra.
Lee Zachariah
2.9.15
News

It's a Profoundly Depressing Time for Australians Wanting a Stable Government

After replacing a Labor government plagued by infighting and leadership changes, Tony Abbott will be battling to keep his prime ministership this coming Tuesday.
Julian Morgans
2.6.15
Stuff

What Is Abbott’s Cabinet Really Thinking?

For the record, Malcolm Turnbull has noticed you staring longingly at him from across the room.
Lee Zachariah
2.3.15
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