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Mining magnate Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Great PR, but is Twiggy barking up the wrong tree in war-torn, resource-rich Afghanistan?

Andrew Forrest may have good intentions in Afghanistan, but recent history requires us to be far more sceptical about his rhetoric and stated goals.

Meyassar Ablat and her husband, Dolkin (Image: Supplied)

‘It’s baffling to us’: Uyghurs don’t understand why their people need ‘re-education’

Families have gone three years without contact from their loved ones living in the region, while China denies allegations and spins stories about re-education centres.

Richard Di Natale

Tips and Murmurs: Supply chain slavery … Trump Jr watch … Di Natale glitches out

The Republican National Convention goes full North Korea, Richard Di Natale's speech interrupted in the most predictable way, and possible modern slavery in Ansell's major suppliers.

Billionaire and anti-slavery campaigner Andrew Forrest has long been silent on the plight of the Uyghurs (Images: AAP/Supplied)

Andrew Forrest wants to end slavery. Does that apply to China and the Uyghurs?

China's human rights abuses against 1.5 million Uyghurs seems to be the one example of global slavery that mining billionaire Andrew Forrest doesn't want to talk about.

Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

How much is Twiggy Forrest worth?

The magnate's value has risen this year as Fortescue share prices surged. So where does he stand among the world's billionaires?

Tips and Murmurs: Long live Nickelback … Questions for Twiggy … COVID-19 fakes

Rumours of Brett Sutton's demise are greatly exaggerated, the one topic Andrew Forrest won't weigh in on and is the government bringing back the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition?

Mining magnate Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

‘Twiggy’ Forrest and Co give the government a lesson in loyalty

The mining magnate — who's hooked up to China like no other business figure — is one of several powerful business people giving a concerted effort to skew debate in favour of China.

How ‘Twig’ Forrest changed the iron ore game in Australia

The power of Andrew Forrest, a man of many contradictions, has ramped up over the last decade.

Tips and rumours

Andrew Forrest lawyers up ... Fairfax journos return to form ... immigration staff arrive without visas ...

Rundle: Twiggy stands up against mining — wait, what!?

Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest has successfully fought off a mining lease from a rival miner on his land. However, in doing so he may have set a precedent that can work against him.

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