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
The diversity of legal professionals in Australia is starting to reflect the demography of Australian society, but the same can't be said of the judiciary.
The latest Scarlett Johansson controversy is a perfect snapshot of modern Hollywood: it doesn’t operate like a public broadcaster, and will only ever do the "right" thing where it affects the bottom line.
The accusation that the Melbourne Press Club is a "bloke's club" is nothing new, but recent board elections have brought it into relief once more.
Following the recent terror attack in New York, US President Donald Trump wasted no time in blaming the green card lottery for the disaster, writes Ruby Hamad.
The launch of Media Diversity Australia, a new group calling for more balanced representation in Australian media, has highlighted once again how we have to go.
Gender and diversity training in the APS is working, but you won't hear Mark Latham say that.
Asked for their say on the public broadcaster, ABC staff let rip.
Lee Lin Chin and Waleed Aly have been nominated for Gold Logies, which is ridiculous because we need more diversity on TV, says The Daily Telegraph. Yeah, we don't really get it either.
Despite the hype, the government's media ownership reforms are relatively modest. And history shows they're not likely to successful mergers. Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.