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 AFP raids aren't just about journalism. Whistleblowers and many others need protection from an overly powerful executive and a Home Affairs department with a toxic agenda.
Journalist and former political prisoner Peter Greste has been awarded a press freedom medal by the Australian Press Council. And other media tidbits of the day.
Peter Greste is working on a secret project for Four Corners.
What now for Peter Greste and his Al Jazeera colleagues?
Peter Greste's Al Jazeera colleagues are still in Egyptian prison and will remain there for another three years, barring a presidential pardon, writes freelance journalist in Cairo Joel Gulhane.
Nobody is watching TV anymore. Plus other media tidbits of the day.
Recently freed journalist Peter Greste says the ABC needs an independent funding stream. And he says your watching cat videos all day is just the place to find it.