June 22, 2018
Crikey readers respond to the story of a New Zealand boy currently in detention, as well as ongoing disappointment over the NBN.
June 21, 2018 8
The world watched as Donald Trump's hardline family separation policy fell apart, but here in Australia, minors are not guaranteed rights either.
May 31, 2018 4
The government has long clung to the "stopping the boats" narrative to justify an immoral asylum seeker system. Here are some alternatives.
May 29, 2018
Crikey readers respond to the alternatives to immigration detention, and the media's love/hate relationship with Barnaby Joyce.
May 28, 2018 19
Bill Shorten is jumping at his chance to follow the Coalition's border protection policies, but there are other strategies that may stop refugee deaths.
April 13, 2018 17
A man suddenly removed from immigration detention in New South Wales has not been heard from since being put on a flight.
April 4, 2018 2
Good morning, early birds. Greens leader Richard Di Natalereveals his party's plan to combat unscrupulous behaviour by the big banks. Plus, yet more evidence of Victoria Police brutality comes to light. It's the news you need to know with Chris Woods.
March 14, 2018 20
Disempowerment lies behind the angst that has fueled the rise of minor parties in recent elections. And there is substance to voters' concerns.
March 13, 2018 41
Cutting immigration is a second rate solution to the widespread problem that our governments have lost the capacity to deliver for communities.
February 23, 2018 26
Travelling to Washington won't free the Prime Minister from politically damaging personalities like Barnaby Joyce and Tony Abbott — Donald Trump will be just as damaging.
February 22, 2018 2
Refugee activists in Melbourne have been working around the clock to stop the deportation.
January 23, 2018 2
We were delighted to see the intelligence operatives so keen to be open with the press about matters around asylum seekers this morning -- as we see, it has not always been the case.
November 3, 2017 3
New poetry by award winning Australian poet, John Kinsella.
September 13, 2017 28
Forget the boats. Hundreds of thousands of Chinese people have flooded into Australia, and no one seems to be taking the threat seriously.
July 27, 2017 9
The establishment of an enlarged Department of Home Affairs under the ministerial control of Peter Dutton is an unnecessary, mistaken policy, writes Richard Woolcott, former head of DFAT and president of the UN Security Council.
July 20, 2017 13
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has claimed that asylum seekers on Manus Island could have been resettled in Australia three years ago. Was that really his government's policy?
July 4, 2017 10
Determining the appropriate level of immigration for our cities is obviously an important public policy issue but too often sensible discussion is derailed by knee-jerk accusations of xenophobia or racism.
June 28, 2017 30
Tony Abbott remains as incoherent on policy as ever.
May 24, 2017 2
Plans for Snowy Hydro 2.0 were rushed, Immigration got it wrong on Good Friday incident, and there is no selfie officer for the PM.
May 22, 2017 11
Peter Dutton's criticism of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal shows the government is thinking about bypassing the tribunal for refugee reviews.