We’d like to welcome you to INQ, Crikey’s ambitious new inquiry journalism initiative. Starting June 24, INQ investigative reporting — lifting the rocks, connecting the dots, following the money trail and exposing misuse of power — will appear regularly in Crikey.
We look forward to sharing this exciting new phase with you.
Tamsin Creed, Publisher
When artists can’t survive in a place making the art they want to make, they leave for a place where they can.
A brutal shake up at the ABC, we're buying nor backing the argument for corporate tax cuts, and more pain on its way for the big banks.
Senior staff from ABC radio face the chop. And other media tidbits of the day.
Don't turn that dial -- it is the right channel.
What does the new Communications Minister mean for Australia's public broadcasters?
Foreign coverage is expensive. From fixers to freelancers, former foreign news editor and academic Colleen Murrell tells Crikey how Australian media organisations are trying to make it less so.
Redundancy pools are painful but necessary, says the ABC's head of people, arguing there was no other way to fairly terminate staff as the ABC ramps up for 2015.
Only those who want to take a voluntary redundancy from the ABC will be let go before Christmas.
There'll be no carols on Aunty this year, and that's just the start of massive changes to the ABC's religion team, writes outgoing 7.30 NSW host Quentin Dempster in a Senate submission.