Bots are spreading disinformation online about Australia bushfires.
Fires raging, and the AVERAGE national temperature Down Under is over 105 degrees.
Trump handed William Barr a blank check to use any information from any intelligence agency to pursue his political opponents and, as expected, it’s the end of meaningful U.S. cooperation with intelligence agencies of other nations.
The mainstream press should have been covering Murdoch this way years ago, but it's better late than never.
Queensland senator, who blamed the New Zealand terror attack on Muslim immigration, punches a 17-year-old boy after he was egged at an event in Melbourne. (The Guardian)
An egg in the back of the head seems a mild response to racism, but the kid got assaulted by security afterwards.
Aussie right-wing Senator Fraser Anning blamed Australian and New Zealand immigration policies on the massacre on two mosques in the Christchurch area.
(7:30) During a Senate debate, Senator David Leyonhjelm called out across the chamber to Senator Sarah Hanson-Young for her to "stop shagging men". That was during a debate about "protecting women", in the form of pepper spray and tasers. The comments have been widely condemned, but Senator Leyonhjelm says he was justified.
An Australian Senator got his history of misogyny thrown back in his face on live tv.
Australian Journalist Chris Ulhmann summarises the fiasco in succinct fashion.
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