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EXPLAINER

Explainers tackle those topics that you've always heard but never known about properly - the political terms and economic buzzwords that you've never been quite bothered enough to look into. Look out for Explainers in your inbox every Thursday!

July 30, 2019

This week, a certain splash rippled the previously peaceful pool of competitive swimming...

At the World Aquatics Championships held in Gwangju, South Korea, a certain controversial Australian swimmer placed second in the men's 400 metre freestyle. This swimmer managed...

July 22, 2019

Visual courtesy of Elena Koskinas

Whilst the CEO of Huawei can’t get enough of using the expression “It’s my way or the Huawei”, in recent times, it seems that Trump is having none of it, advocating for a global ban on Huawei on the basis of security risks.

What a boss.

H...

July 14, 2019

Far from being a homogenous racial group, China is made up of various distinct ethnic peoples. One of them, the Uyghurs, have been the focus of major global attention, due to the alleged cruelty and persecution they face at the hands of the central regime. 

So, wha...

July 2, 2019

 Visual courtesy of Elena Koskinas 

The POTUS (President of the United States, for all you uncultured folks) loves Twitter. And on Friday the 28th of June, he used his beloved social networking service to tweet this message: 

Apparently Twitter is a hotspot for dipl...

Your timelines have probably been flooded with opinionated friends giving their opinion about Israel Folau's opinionated opinions. Sounds confusing hey? Well, let us break it down for you.

 Us @ you

Who is Israel?

No, not the country in the Middle East. Israel Folau is Au...

June 25, 2019

Visual courtesy of Elena Koskinas

With over a million protesters out on the streets in the past week, and an estimated one in seven residents believed to have participated in the marches over the last two weeks, the political events of Hong Kong have been hard to miss....

 Visual courtesy of Elena Koskinas 

What do underwear drawers and the ABC have in common? That is the question that every Australian journalist is currently trying to answer.

Last week, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) conducted two raids, each only 1 day apart...

June 9, 2019

Visual courtesy of Sabena Bhadri

While Australia may be known for our PMs disappearing and being replaced faster than Youtube beauty guru's "receipts" (🐸☕️), today's explainer will focus on the change of Opposition leadership. If anything, Bill Shorten stepping down ha...

 Visual courtesy of Elena Koskinas

The Federal election is fast approaching with the date set for next Saturday, May 18th.

It's a bit more complicated than this!

The last time we had one of these elections was in 2016, when the Coalition government, headed by Malcolm Turn...

If you've at least surpassed primary school education in Australia (hopefully you have), you will have heard of the term "separation of powers." Does that ring any faint, dusty bells of Year 6 days past? In this explainer, we'll brush off the cobwebs and make sure that...

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