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
To date, much of the social progression from both the AFLW and the AFL has come from the players themselves. Will the AFL and its main broadcaster finally take decisive action to protect players?
Sports fans are fed up with corporate capture of the leagues we follow. It's time to fight back.
After nearly two decades, Seven has crushed Nine's Footy Show.
The AFL must condemn trolling and abuse based on gender identity or sexuality, or people like me, will continue to be hated for existing, writes Hannah Mouncey.
The AFL's much-hyped trade week ended last night, but for many fans, it's a welcome reprieve after a "failed" season.
Both games had every reason to be blockbusters, but they rated worse than we've seen in recent memory. Are networks overpaying for the telecasting rights?
Eddie McGuire has snagged a win over The Front Bar, amid ongoing speculation around whether the show will continue. Was this a surge of support, or a final farewell?
Good morning, early birds. Rumours abound as to why ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie was sacked so abruptly. Plus, Hawthorn's Tom Mitchell takes out AFL's Brownlow Medal. It's the news you need to know with Chris Woods.
From Eddie McGuire to a "feral" fan base, Collingwood is a spectre that haunts the Australian football imagination. But there's more to this hatred than it may seem.