Antony Loewenstein November 13, 2017 12 Comments
Industries like sporting and tourism could be turned into tools for fighting indefinite incarceration.
Helen Razer November 7, 2017 43 Comments
The horror story unfolding on Manus Island is due to a democracy deficit not an "empathy deficit".
Max Chalmers November 6, 2017
Good morning, early birds. The largest leak in history has implicated the rich and famous in a hidden network of shadowy tax accounting. Plus, the two Coalition parties fall to infighting over the task of appointing a new Senate president. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
Max Chalmers September 22, 2017 1 Comment
Since violence against their friends and family in Myanmar erupted in late August, Lakemba's Rohingya community has convulsed as loved ones disappear.
Michael Sainsbury September 19, 2017 2 Comments
Suu Kyi needs to find a way to end her galling stasis on the Rohingya. Just maybe, Pope Francis can help her.
Michael Bradley August 29, 2017 22 Comments
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.
Sally Whyte August 28, 2017 22 Comments
The government has announced it will stop providing welfare to asylum seekers living in Australia for medical treatment. But how many such people are there, how did they get here in the first place, and is the move really about preventing a court challenge?
Guy Rundle August 1, 2017 19 Comments
Whatever our failures in other initiatives, we are world-standard in the production and calibration of cruelty and fear.
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.
Greg Barns June 29, 2017 10 Comments
The issue is one of what is termed "apprehended bias", made famous during the Dyson Heydon controversy of 2015.