• Calling debt recovery scheme ‘robodebt’ causes anxiety, Coalition MP claims (The Guardian)
  • Reserve Bank warns climate change posing increasing risk to financial stability (The Guardian)
  • Hong Kong is rolling out colonial-era ’emergency law’ tonight — here’s what that means (ABC News)
  • ‘Inauthentic behaviour’ sees Facebook take down dozens of pages posting about West Papua (ABC News)
  • ‘You burn with us’: Man reportedly shot as Hong Kong protests turn violent (ABC News)
  • Labor criticises Morrison’s ‘negative globalism’ warning (SMH)
  • Husband arrested in 40-year-old suspected murder cold case (ABC News)
  • Cash splash just a trickle: From $14.5b in tax refunds, Australia’s shops got squat (SMH)
  • Finance

  • Higher mortgage repayments on cards for holiday home owners under Apra crackdown (The Guardian)
  • Commonwealth Bank insurance arm faces 87 criminal charges (The Guardian)
  • New direct flight from Melbourne to Busselton expected to bring millions in tourism dollars to WA (ABC News)
  • ‘We’re still here and open for business’: Tenterfield pleads for tourists to keep coming (ABC News)
  • Sterling properties on Bourke Hill (SMH)
  • How to deal with a boss who micromanages you (SMH)
  • Former MG executives’ bid to shrug off legal action dismissed by Federal Court (ABC News)
  • Gold thief claims he found $35,000 of high-grade concentrate at rubbish tip (ABC News)
  • Opinion

  • Welcome to the Men’s Rights Activists Seething Divorced Resentful Fathers Support Group (The Guardian)
  • How Josh Hodgson became the greatest stripper in the NRL (ABC News)
  • Australia could be the first country to legalise ecstasy – are we going too far? (The Guardian)
  • It is Australia’s biggest crime story — so why are some cheering the demise of a charity fighting it? (ABC News)
  • It took less than 48 hours for Trump to turn impeachment into a multi-million-dollar opportunity (ABC News)
  • Whose national interest? (The Monthly)
  • The pre-poll surge: what, exactly, is the problem? (Tallyroom)
  • ‘Penny Wong: Passion and Principle’ (The Monthly)
  • World

  • ‘You burn with us’: Man reportedly shot as Hong Kong protests turn violent amid mask ban (ABC News)
  • ‘Inauthentic behaviour’ sees Facebook take down dozens of pages posting about West Papua (ABC News)
  • Could this American be Canada’s next PM? (BBC News)
  • Iranian hackers targeted a US presidential campaign: Microsoft (Al Jazeera English)
  • Floating boom designed to remove plastic from the oceans finally working in the Pacific (ABC News)
  • How damaging are Ukraine texts for Trump? (BBC News)
  • Terror inquiry launched into Paris police attack (BBC News)
  • Paralysed man walks again thanks to brain-controlled exoskeleton (ABC News)
  • Climate

  • Climate activists spray UK Treasury with red paint (ABC News)
  • Sinking groundwater levels threaten the vitality of riverine ecosystems (Science Daily)
  • Dust in ice cores leads to new knowledge on the advancement of the ice before the ice age (Science Daily)
  • Global bank urges cities to invest in new infrastructure to adapt to climate change (The Conversation)
  • Sports

  • Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino has ‘no doubt’ team is behind him (BBC Sport)
  • Watch World Athletics Championships: 4x100m relay heats & men’s 1500m semis (BBC Sport)
  • A test for Sri Lanka’s next gen as Pakistan look to re-establish their T20I credentials (Cricinfo)
  • Argentina’s Mario Ledesma risks all for ‘final’ against England (The Guardian)
  • England’s World Cup high-stakes games arrive with Argentina test (The Guardian)
  • Thibaut Courtois: Real Madrid say goalkeeper did not suffer an anxiety attack (BBC Sport)
  • Aaron Ramsey: Juventus midfielder on meeting Ronaldo, Arsenal ‘confusion’ and life in Turin (BBC Sport)
  • South Africa 49-3 Italy: Springboks cruise to Rugby World Cup Pool B win (BBC Sport)

  • Further reading

  • The world war of the army ants (Aeon)
  • The fast track to a life well lived is feeling grateful (Aeon)
  • Audrey Hepburn’s Grave in Tolochenaz, Switzerland (Atlas Obscura)
  • When Botany Was for Ladies (Jstor)
  • The Gardener and Vintner Museum in Bamberg, Germany (Atlas Obscura)
  • A brain-controlled exoskeleton has let a paralyzed man walk in the lab (MIT Tech Review)
  • This is how you kick facial recognition out of your town (MIT Tech Review)
  • Why the Dakota Only Traded among People with Kinship Bonds (Jstor)
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