February 23, 2018
Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce now faces a formal sexual harassment complaint. Plus, tent mould in the Nauru detention centre could be grounds for a lawsuit against the Australian government. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
August 29, 2017 4
Peter Dutton tells us his recent crackdown on asylum seekers in Australia is about the costs of a rorted system -- but how do those costs compare with the detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island?
August 29, 2017 22
The government's recent announcement that the few asylum seekers on Australian soil will have their support cut off seems needlessly cruel. But it is actually part of a considered plan to avoid judicial responsibility.
July 25, 2017
The UN isn't happy that the government has backtracked on promises to settle refugees, and ScoMo targets Labor's trust overhaul proposal. It's the news you need to know, by Josh Taylor and Max Chalmers.
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.
April 24, 2017 14
Coalition senators have criticised Parliament for relying on sources other than the government for information on what happens in offshore detention.
March 24, 2017
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection confirmed to Crikey that the department was aware of an increased number of cases of Dengue fever.
February 3, 2017 8
The 1200 refugees on Manus and Nauru continue to languish while the Trump-Turnbull political drama dominates the news.
February 3, 2017 26
The call to such action falls neither equally nor fairly, but fall it does.
January 31, 2017 3
The second apology shows that another payment has been made by the government.