Callum Foote

Callum Foote is a journalist and Revolving Doors editor for Michael West Media. He has studied the impact of undue corporate influence over Australian policy decisions and the impact this has on popular interests.
Beetaloo, Scarborough, Labor lockstep with Coalition on high emission gas projects

Beetaloo, Scarborough, Labor lockstep with Coalition on high emission gas projects

Will the change of government reset the dial on Australia's planet-endangering projects? Beetaloo gas fracking, ...
Is Australia’s top performing fund smoke and mirrors? Hostplus, Canva and the year of super losses

Is Australia’s top performing fund smoke and mirrors? Hostplus, Canva and the year of super losses

Australians are getting a rude shock as they open their superannuation statements. For most, it was a rare year of ...
Executive bonus bonanza: Afterpay CEOs’ quarter billion pay juiced by Jobkeeper

Executive bonus bonanza: Afterpay CEOs’ quarter billion pay juiced by Jobkeeper

Two Sydneysiders made their fortune on the back of short-term loans to cash-strapped customers. JobKeeper helped. ...
Barilaro padded resume in advance of New York gig

Barilaro padded resume in advance of New York gig

Fresh out of Parliament and in anticipation of a plum job in New York, John Barilaro updated his LinkedIn ...
Collateral damage: Collaery in the clear, but safeguards fall short

Collateral damage: Collaery in the clear, but safeguards fall short

It’s good news for one brave individual who exposed an egregious act of Australian spying, but protections for ...
Out for the count: ‘Carbon Offsets’ are not actually carbon offsets

Out for the count: ‘Carbon Offsets’ are not actually carbon offsets

Callum Foote examines the dodgy and contradictory reporting frameworks in Australia around carbon ...
Timor Spy Saga: Rex Patrick pushes Labor to unveil Australia’s dirty secret, end persecution of Bernard Collaery

Timor Spy Saga: Rex Patrick pushes Labor to unveil Australia’s dirty secret, end persecution of Bernard Collaery

In one of his last moves as a senator, Rex Patrick has advanced his battle against the National Archives to ...
Revealed: Australia’s true emissions concealed, corporates “double-count” household rooftop solar

Revealed: Australia’s true emissions concealed, corporates “double-count” household rooftop solar

The government has admitted almost all rooftop solar energy in Australia may be double-counted - a massive ...
Perrottet’s land tax: how does it work and what will it do?

Perrottet’s land tax: how does it work and what will it do?

Will Perrottet’s land tax bolster a more dynamic housing sector in NSW or result in another boon to vendors before ...
They’re not shivering in Honkers: Australians’ electricity pain is two billionaires’ gain

They’re not shivering in Honkers: Australians’ electricity pain is two billionaires’ gain

As Australians pay the price for decades of poor energy planning, the two single greatest beneficiaries of high ...
Ransom Notes: pay us to keep our old power plants running or else, say fossil fuel majors

Ransom Notes: pay us to keep our old power plants running or else, say fossil fuel majors

Prepare to subsidise fossil fuel plants indefinitely. That is the message this morning as, in the wake of ...
Where’s that coal? Sorry saga of Ukraine PR stunt embroils two governments

Where’s that coal? Sorry saga of Ukraine PR stunt embroils two governments

The Albanese government is off to a flying start on foreign affairs, submarines, wages and human rights. But when ...

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