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Does Home Affairs have any faith in the right to citizenship?

Does Home Affairs have any faith in the right to citizenship?

Crikey readers discuss Home Affairs' treatment of citizenship, and Australia's dire fuel supplies.

Privilege brings Home Affairs bureaucrats unstuck

Privilege brings Home Affairs bureaucrats unstuck

In yet another bungle, the Home Affairs portfolio has been savaged by the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security for trying to suggest a radical change in Australia's stance on citizenship.

How the government weaponises uncomfortable topics to lock down debate

How the government weaponises uncomfortable topics to lock down debate

How can journalists challenge government policy which is intentionally veiled as an effort to stop murder, abuse or sexual assault?

Senate outcry after review of Home Affairs produces ‘no report’

Senate outcry after review of Home Affairs produces ‘no report’

Good morning, early birds. The government claims that a multi-million dollar strategic review of Home Affairs has produced no report, and Australia's peak criminal agency turns its attention to the casinos. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

How Dutton’s ‘exclusion orders’ can be weaponised against journalists and whistleblowers

How Dutton’s ‘exclusion orders’ can be weaponised against journalists and whistleblowers

Could this broad clause be used in the government's war on press freedom?

The government resumes its war on returning foreign fighters

The government resumes its war on returning foreign fighters

The Australian government has for years tried to delay or block Australian citizens from returning from overseas war zones. Crikey looks at the legal hurdles still standing in the way.

Government pushes to block foreign fighters

Government pushes to block foreign fighters

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is pushing for laws barring foreign fighters from returning to Australia, and New Zealand reaffirms its offer to take refugees detained on Manus and Nauru. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Dutton approved, condemned Border Force cuts

Dutton approved, condemned Border Force cuts

Good morning, early birds. FOI documents have revealed that Peter Dutton approved the same Border Force cuts he later condemned, and retirees are calling on the government to fix pension payments. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

The shame of Peter Dutton

The shame of Peter Dutton

Crikey readers discuss Peter Dutton's role in detention centres, and the build up of Russian power in the Pacific.

Labor set to back tax plan

Labor set to back tax plan

Good morning, early birds. Labor is reportedly ready to back all three stages of the government's tax plan, and Home Affairs' war on medivac takes a toll on senate relationships. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.