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Best of Fairfax cartoons, May 28, 2018

Best of Fairfax cartoons, May 28, 2018

Best of Fairfax cartoons, May 28, 2018

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Today's cartoons: The illustrated news

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Turnbull government told to fix $474 billion superannuation sector
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Superannuation

Turnbull government told to fix $474 billion superannuation sector

New body to help look after $474 billion in retirement savings where workers never choose their fund.

  • by David Crowe
Reef charity's fundraising record casts doubt on $444 million grant
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Great Barrier Reef

Reef charity's fundraising record casts doubt on $444 million grant

The Turnbull government's record funding injection to a small reef charity has been described as "bizarre".

  • by Nicole Hasham
Government urged to stop Great Barrier Reef tree-clearing 'frenzy'
Great Barrier Reef

Government urged to stop Great Barrier Reef tree-clearing 'frenzy'

Forest covering an area more than 50 times the combined size of Melbourne and Sydney’s CBDs is set to be bulldozed near the Great Barrier Reef,

  • by Nicole Hasham
Super Saturday could hold key to government's company tax plan
Company tax

Super Saturday could hold key to government's company tax plan

One effect of the byelections in late July is to freeze Senate opposition to the business tax cuts, making any change of heart even less likely.

  • by Mark Kenny
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Barnaby Joyce's $150,000 interview deal shows he's no battler
Opinion
Barnaby Joyce

Barnaby Joyce's $150,000 interview deal shows he's no battler

Setting up a trust fund compounds all the damage

  • by David Crowe
Barnaby Joyce cries foul in government's approach to public service jobs
Public service

Barnaby Joyce cries foul in government's approach to public service jobs

Barnaby Joyce has blasted his own's government's "bulls--t" commitment to moving public servants from Canberra to regional Australia.

  • by Fergus Hunter
Turnbull goes on the attack ahead of byelections
Byelection

Turnbull goes on the attack ahead of byelections

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian ratcheted up their attacks on Labor on Saturday.

  • by Deborah Snow & Eryk Bagshaw
Christians all in a huff about Thomas the Tank Engine, while real threat to children is ignored
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Religion

Christians all in a huff about Thomas the Tank Engine, while real threat to children is ignored

The Christian right was eager to jump on to a preposterous news story this week suggesting popular children's characters pose a threat to preschoolers, but seemed willing to overlook a greater danger.

  • by Nick O'Malley
Ice breakers: sport and community clubs to fight drug epidemic
Drugs

Ice breakers: sport and community clubs to fight drug epidemic

Rugby league clubs, AFL teams and local councils will be empowered to combat the ice epidemic through a $300 million methamphetamine task force.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw