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How Home Affairs made millions by rejecting foreign workers

How Home Affairs made millions by rejecting foreign workers

The visa scheme that essentially gave Home Affairs a licence to print money.

The museum of whose humanity?

The museum of whose humanity?

As Melbourne's Immigration Museum moves to change its name to 'The Museum of Shared Humanity', conversations need to be had about history and erasure.

Infrastructure groans under our addiction to population growth

Infrastructure groans under our addiction to population growth

Australians are paying the price for our addition to temporary migration through ever-longer commutes, a new report shows.

Privilege brings Home Affairs bureaucrats unstuck

Privilege brings Home Affairs bureaucrats unstuck

In yet another bungle, the Home Affairs portfolio has been savaged by the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security for trying to suggest a radical change in Australia's stance on citizenship.

Is Australia's population growth mostly driven by migration?

Is Australia's population growth mostly driven by migration?

Was Pauline Hanson correct in saying most of Australia's population growth comes from immigration? And is mass migration essential to the Morrison government's budget?

Reluctant government reveals chaos in a stacked AAT

Reluctant government reveals chaos in a stacked AAT

A scathing review of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal shows how the government has created the circumstances that have allowed tens of thousands of illegal immigrants to remain in Australia.

A final goodbye to Abdul, the latest man to die in Australian detention

A final goodbye to Abdul, the latest man to die in Australian detention

Abdul Aziz, a 23-year-old Afghan asylum seeker, died in detention. Crikey was invited by his family and friends to exclusively bear witness before his body was sent home.

The illegal immigrants our government is all too happy to overlook

The illegal immigrants our government is all too happy to overlook

While the government has demonised maritime asylum seekers, it has ignored illegal immigrants who fulfil every smear directed at refugees — and who provide a huge pool of cheap labour for employers.

Why New Zealand will not stop fighting Australia on deportation

Why New Zealand will not stop fighting Australia on deportation

The debate over Australia's deportation laws is tearing Australia apart from one of its closest allies — and it's only getting worse.

A horror week in Australian onshore detention

A horror week in Australian onshore detention

A young man has died. Another has attempted self-harm. A toddler, who has spent her entire life in detention, was hospitalised. Here's the day-by-day account.