HuffPost Australia closed in 2021 and this site is maintained as an online archive. If you have questions or concerns, please check our FAQ or contact


The former US first lady shared a snap from her 1982 prom, encouraging schools around the country to get creative with student voter registration.
The Trump-imposed 'extreme vetting' has limited the number initially accepted.
Goodbye White House, hello castle.
He called out House Speaker Paul Ryan and others still endorsing the Republican nominee.
Michelle Obama may have only recently jumped on Hillary Clinton’s campaign trail, but she has already mastered the art of
Australians of conscience are aghast at our treatment of refugees, and they are variously confused and ashamed at the continuing impact of racism, in both policy and the wider culture. But so feeble is the state of the national conscience that those who raise their voices often seem to be shouting into the wind.
The blast, on the 68th anniversary of North Korea’s founding, was more powerful than the bomb dropped on Hiroshima, according to some estimates.
'It’s a slow-moving issue that, on a day-to-day basis, people don’t experience and don’t see.'
Nobody ever said health care reform was going to be easy.