Nick O'Malley

Nick O'Malley

Nick O'Malley is the United States correspondent for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age.

Hillary Clinton's popularity serves as red flag to US hatred industry

Nick O'Malley Reaction to a trove of documents reveals much about how some Republicans plan to tackle a Clinton White House bid.

State of the Union address: Will anyone listen as Obama focuses on inequality?

Nick O'Malley On Tuesday night Barack Obama will use his fifth State of the Union address to focus on America's deep and deepening inequality in a bid to shore up his faltering presidency and better place his...

Nick O'Malley: People power drives marijuana law reform

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Nick O'Malley Every now and then you get to see the scales tip. Reforms championed by a minority for years begin to take hold in the popular imagination and then, as though inevitable, change sweeps through the...

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Sandy Hook massacre, a year on: a community heals through goodness

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Nick O'Malley A casual visitor to Newtown might not see any signs of what happened here a year ago, though if you know where to look they are there.

Just sign here: how Change.org is helping people to make a difference

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Nick O'Malley Omotayo Richmond moved from Long Island in New York to Jacksonville in Florida 12 years ago and, at least until his daughter reached high school age, the move has been a happy one.

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Appearances to the contrary, gun control not dead

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Nick O'Malley They were dancing in the street to celebrate Mother's Day in New Orleans when the bullets started whipping through the crowd.

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NRA lets riders shoot down gun reform by stealth

Nick O'Malley Four days after the shootings in Sandy Hook, US President Barack Obama addressed a memorial service in the village high school, not far from where police still worked on the crime scene in the...

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