We’d like to welcome you to INQ, Crikey’s ambitious new inquiry journalism initiative. Starting June 24, INQ investigative reporting — lifting the rocks, connecting the dots, following the money trail and exposing misuse of power — will appear regularly in Crikey.
We look forward to sharing this exciting new phase with you.
Tamsin Creed, Publisher
In attempting to defuse aggressive behaviour amongst fans, the AFL has somehow managed to create a PR crisis. How did the organisation get here, and what can it do to get out?
There are broader questions that don’t have clear answers, of course. But it's not so complex when you keep your eye on the ball.
To date, much of the social progression from both the AFLW and the AFL has come from the players themselves. Will the AFL and its main broadcaster finally take decisive action to protect players?
The event is hotly debated every year, and every year the government of the day defends it. What do the numbers tell us?
Sports fans are fed up with corporate capture of the leagues we follow. It's time to fight back.
Crikey untangles the ongoing tensions over players, power and pay in men's tennis.
Not very, according to the vast majority of media outlets.
Cricket Australia chairman David Peever lays out some hard truths about how the crisis engulfing Australian cricket is someone else's fault.
The AFL must condemn trolling and abuse based on gender identity or sexuality, or people like me, will continue to be hated for existing, writes Hannah Mouncey.