Bob GosfordAug 18, 2017
When TFS, now Quintis, received major project status from the Country Liberal Party many were sceptical. But now the new Gunner government has decided to continue backing the company, we have to ask whether any of this stands up to scrutiny.
Guy RundleAug 14, 201717 Comments
Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest's fixation with the cashless welfare card is more about him playing modern Tarzan than what is good for indigenous communities.
Bob GosfordAug 14, 2017
BuzzFeed has a lesson in how not to cover the Garma Festival.
Aug 10, 20172 Comments
Is the Northern Territory Labor government wavering in its commitment to ban fracking? Rod Campbell, research director at The Australia Institute, travels up north to find out.
Bob GosfordAug 9, 2017
The Indigenous Employment Provisional Sum might, unsurprisingly, turn out to be subject to widespread fraud.
Bob GosfordJul 26, 2017
Old wounds will be re-opened in the Federal Court after disgruntled Aboriginal Australians filed an action against the Northern Land Council for allegedly losing them large sums of money after canning the Muckaty Station nuclear waste dump proposal.
Jul 21, 20171 Comment
Raelene Webb QC reflects on the legal history of native title in the 11th Michael Kirby lecture.
Bob GosfordJul 17, 20171 Comment
Proposals for a local inquiry into political donations -- and its ugly cousin election funding -- have been around for a while. And this one might be DOA.
Jul 14, 20171 Comment
Even the Territory's judges have vented their frustrations at mandatory sentencing laws, writes Russell Goldflam, president of the Criminal Lawyers Association of the Northern Territory (CLANT).
Bob GosfordJun 19, 201717 Comments
The judge seemed uninterested in the “extremely difficult set of circumstances” the boy was facing.