Wyatt Roy has bizarrely traveled to Iraq, drawing condemnation from the government. Is his passport going to be cancelled?
Australia has announced it will take in 12,000 Syrian refugees this year.
Voters oppose an increase in Australia's role in Iraq, and the ABC is the country's most trusted institution, Essential Report shows.
Our government's tendency to treat radicalised Muslims as somehow worse than radicalised Christians has squandered the trust of the Islamic community, writes lawyer, author and commentator Irfan Yusuf.
Real world violence can too often take on a false cinematic quality for those trying to understand and prevent it. It's about time we went off-script.
Crikey's writer-at-large ponders the next stage in the crisis unfolding in Iraq -- a situation where the world will not come out as it went in.
What is Turkey's end game? What with the European Union do? Crikey's writer-at-large introduces the motivations behind the stakeholders in the current crisis in Iraq.