March 20, 2018 63
Dissenters today are still treated exactly the same way by the mainstream press as they were 15 years ago at the beginning of the Iraq War.
February 6, 2018 24
As a former soldier, Senator Jim Molan ought to know better than to share Russian propaganda.
October 18, 2016 2
Returned Sergeant Kevin Frost cannot deal with the pain and guilt of what happened in Afghanistan any longer. It's a pain foreign correspondent John Martinkus knows well.
July 14, 2016 14
The failure of Bush, Blair, Murdoch and Howard to be held accountable for the Iraq invasion contributes to the profound discontent gripping their countries.
July 11, 2016 33
Blair lied to his cabinet, his party, and the people of his nation. Effectively, he used the entire UK as a patsy.
July 11, 2016 1
Crikey readers weigh in on issues of the day.
July 8, 2016 14
The Andrew Bolt-Andrew Wilkie case shows the lengths Federal Police will go to in hunting down a journalist's sources.
July 7, 2016
The British press lets rip on the former PM ...
June 6, 2016 2
Shorten touched on Trump, but generally speaking both sides have avoided talk of foreign policy so far this campaign.
May 3, 2016 1
There used to be a fiction of safety in Iraq, but with Australian and American troops gone, that fiction has crumbled too, writes foreign correspondent John Martinkus.
April 7, 2016 12
In Iraq, the hatred for the ruling class is too deeply entrenched, writes John Martinkus.
September 3, 2015 13
Tony Abbott seems determined to bog Australia down in another war in the Middle East, even though it is bad for Australia and even bad for Abbott himself.
June 24, 2015 24
The government's citizenship stripping bill isn't unusual -- it's a continuation of what all governments have been doing for 14 years, and especially the Coalition.
March 31, 2015
From the Iraq War (Mark I) to another expensive lawsuit for Crikey, 2003 was a tough year.
March 13, 2015
IS' barbarism has shocked the world. But its most horrific crime has been the destruction of our common heritage. And the almighty dollar has done that even more effectively.
February 26, 2015 16
American Sniper's alleged anti-war complexities are nothing more than self-pity from a nation that's lost all meaning.
February 25, 2015 3
Don't believe everything you read -- Tony Abbott's not doing any better overseas than he is here.
February 16, 2015
The 15 years since Crikey's founding have been tumultuous -- and always interesting. We take a look back at how the world has changed in the past 15 years.
January 28, 2015
American Sniper won't turn you into a gun-toting Republican. But it will provoke some interesting discussion.
January 14, 2015 20
While Tony Abbott would have us think the West's hands are clean, a look at our actions in the Middle East reveal plenty of cause for resentment, writes Scott Burchill.