Guy RundleAug 1, 201719 Comments
Whatever our failures in other initiatives, we are world-standard in the production and calibration of cruelty and fear.
Max ChalmersJul 25, 20174 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.
Greg BarnsJun 29, 201710 Comments
The issue is one of what is termed "apprehended bias", made famous during the Dyson Heydon controversy of 2015.
Josh TaylorJun 1, 201711 Comments
Attorney-General George Brandis is expected to announce a huge cull of AAT members following criticism of its immigration decisions.
Josh TaylorMay 31, 201728 Comments
All of a sudden Australia's right wing seems to have fallen out of love with our chief spy agency.
Josh TaylorMay 22, 201711 Comments
Peter Dutton's criticism of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal shows the government is thinking about bypassing the tribunal for refugee reviews.
Michael BradleyMar 17, 20174 Comments
The PNG Supreme Court seemed like an ally for the asylum seekers on Manus Island when it declared the offshore detention camp illegal. But now it has determined that PNG can deport these desperate people back to the countries they fled in the first place.
Derryn HinchMar 16, 20176 Comments
Bill Leak's colleagues at The Australian done him proud.
Michael BradleyFeb 22, 201721 Comments
George Brandis thinks that asylum seekers have broken the law by turning up to Australia without a visa. But since he could not name the exact law supposedly broken, an actual lawyer has gone through the Migration Act to help poor Brandis out.
Feb 6, 20175 Comments
The refugee deal with the United States is probably not going to happen, but where did the deal come from in the first place? Crikey intern Jamal Ben Haddou explains.