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Lockdown protesters outside Parliament House in Melbourne (Image: AAP/Scott Barbour)

Supercharged conspiracy theorists are no longer a laughing matter

Conspiracy theorists are becoming more globalised, more extreme and more violent.

NZ PM Jacinda Ardern following the Christchurch terror attack (Image: AAP/Boris Jancic)

Christchurch one year on: Australia’s missed opportunity to fight the far right

Twelve months on from the Christchurch terror attacks, has anything changed?

Peter Dutton can’t tell left from right

Peter Dutton thinks Islamist terrorists are 'left wing'. But then, he has good reason not to want to talk about right-wing terrorism.

ASIO head Mike Burgess (Image: AAP/Darren England)

ASIO head addresses Australia from a dark shadow where accountability should be

ASIO heads are always "coming out of the shadows", but in fact remain hidden away from accountability and scrutiny.

An Impossible Burger with fries. (Image: Flickr/Sarah Stierch)

Meat you halfway?

This week: our fake meat future, a game changer for terrorism, the suicide epidemic in US jails, Austrians versus trucks, and melting Greenland.


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

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.

Minister for Defence Industry  Linda Reynolds and Scott Morrison (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

Cut and paste your national security hype HERE

Another budget, another drop to a News Corp journalist about amazing extra funding being given to our security agencies.

Cashmere High School has been hard hit by the terror attack. (Image: Kyodo via AP Images)

‘Singing is good for the soul’: how Christchurch youth are responding to the attack

The children and teenagers of Christchurch are taking ownership of their grief in a positive and powerful way.

Security agencies warned us about right-wing terrorism. We ignored them.

White supremacists have the same agenda of terror as jihadists but have operated with the indulgence of the media and politicians, even as security agencies warned us about them.