Max Chalmers November 21, 2017
Good morning, early birds. The Prime Minister has indicated he plans to slash both personal income and corporate tax rates, and Indonesia's parliamentary Speaker is being investigated by the country's anti-corruption body. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 28, 2017 2 Comments
There is widespread international sympathy for resolving the issue of West Papua, but the hurdles are immense.
Max Chalmers July 25, 2017 4 Comments
In interviews with Crikey, former US officials have divulged information that seems to expose either egregious double-dealing, or egregious incompetence, within Dutton's department.
Professor Damien Kingsbury July 14, 2017 3 Comments
Yes, Joko Widodo's decree against hardline Islamic groups is about stamping out terror-linked organisations. But it's also about saving his own political arse.
Michael Sainsbury July 7, 2017 19 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull -- or, at the very least, his own Foreign Minister Julie Bishop -- is signing up as a paid supporter of the country that effectively funded al-Qaeda and IS.
Professor Damien Kingsbury May 24, 2017 6 Comments
News that gay men in Indonesia are being whipped by order of the sharia police has shocked the world, but we should look at politics, not religion.
Crikey May 12, 2017 1 Comment
Forest destruction and land loss have resulted in a “far-reaching human rights disaster” for Borneo’s indigenous peoples, writes freelance journalist Jenny Denton.
Michael Bradley May 12, 2017 36 Comments
The case of a former Jakarta governor illustrates the role that blasphemy plays at the intersection between law and state-sponsored religion.
Crikey March 8, 2017 5 Comments
Freelance journalist Georgia Clark visits King Cobra House, where deadly cobra is a delicacy.
Michael Sainsbury February 3, 2017 1 Comment
With Australia's relationship with the US is looking less than special, we should look to our Asian neighbours, who bring both opportunities and challenges.