Former Employee* Says The Australian Is Australia’s Best Newspaper

*Also current Prime Minister.

1. Prime Minister Tony Abbott has used a speech at The Australian’s 50th birthday party on Tuesday night to give his opinion about the media and journalism.

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11. It’s not the first time Mr Abbott has divided media based on “patriotism.” In February he heavily critcised the ABC’s reporting of Snowden revelations: “A lot of people feel at the moment that the ABC instinctively takes everyone’s side but Australia’s.”

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