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Our government hopes we’ll forget about Saudi brutality

Our government hopes we’ll forget about Saudi brutality

The government says it will do nothing further in response to the Saudi murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi until there's an investigation completed. Which is very handy indeed.

Two journalists reportedly killed in a deadly week for press freedom

Two journalists reportedly killed in a deadly week for press freedom

Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova has been murdered, while Turkish authorities investigate the disappearance of Washington Post writer Jamal Khashoggi.

A short history of Australia’s unclear double jeopardy laws

A short history of Australia’s unclear double jeopardy laws

Australia's double jeopardy laws are under scrutiny, after the NSW Court of Criminal Appeal rejected an application to retry a man for the Bowraville murders. This isn't the first time they've been questioned.

Crikey Worm: manhunt after alleged murder of teen girl

Crikey Worm: manhunt after alleged murder of teen girl

Good morning, early birds. Gold Coast police are searching for a suspect after discovering the body of a teenage girl. Plus, the AFL under scrutiny. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods

Rundle: on immutable violence and the possibility of change

Rundle: on immutable violence and the possibility of change

Since the rape and murder of Eurydice Dixon, the public debate about male violence has become chaotic and counter-productive.

Crikey Worm: thousands mourn Eurydice Dixon

Crikey Worm: thousands mourn Eurydice Dixon

Good morning, early birds. Eurydice Dixon, and the 29 other women who have been killed this year, have been mourned in vigils across the country. Plus, NSW announces a $3.9 billion budget surplus. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

We don’t blame the Hoddle Street or Port Arthur victims; so why do we blame women?

We don’t blame the Hoddle Street or Port Arthur victims; so why do we blame women?

Crikey readers respond to the death of Eurydice Dixon, and the ensuing anger from women. Plus, Rebel Wilson's amended defamation payout.

An incomplete list of ways women already ‘take responsibility’ for their safety

An incomplete list of ways women already ‘take responsibility’ for their safety

Eurydice Dixon's murder was followed with a familiar statement from the police. This is why women are angry about it.

How the media oversimplified the Margaret River murders

How the media oversimplified the Margaret River murders

There was the "good bloke" narrative simplification, of course. But reactions against this "good bloke" narrative produced an equal and opposite simplification.

Crikey Worm: nerve agent used in attempted assassination

Crikey Worm: nerve agent used in attempted assassination

Good morning, early birds. The attempted murder of a Russian spy draws eerie comparisons to Alexander Litvinenko. Plus, Daniel Andrews' Victorian government is sitting pretty in the polls, and would likely be returned in an election. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.