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How will the Coalition’s proposed lifetime refugee ban operate?

How will the Coalition’s proposed lifetime refugee ban operate?

After years of stalling from the government, the New Zealand solution to the asylum seeker crises on Manus and Nauru is getting closer to a reality. But will Parliament accept the lifetime bans that come with it?

When the Liberals aren’t inconsistent in their privacy policy, they’re hypocritical

When the Liberals aren’t inconsistent in their privacy policy, they’re hypocritical

Crikey readers discuss the Chelsea Manning visa denial and the neoliberalism of the Productivity Commission.

Manning doesn’t pass government ‘character test’ — yet these people do

Manning doesn’t pass government ‘character test’ — yet these people do

The government's threat to deny a visa to Chelsea Manning reminds us that, to enter Australia, it's better to be a chauvinist or white supremacist than a whistle-blower.

Barns: Dutton calls on News Corp to help him weaken the AAT

Barns: Dutton calls on News Corp to help him weaken the AAT

A consistent news campaign and a new parliamentary committee: Dutton has pulled out the big guns against the Administrative Appeals Tribunal once more.

Peter Dutton cancels visa a third time, undermines the High Court in under an hour

Peter Dutton cancels visa a third time, undermines the High Court in under an hour

Peter Dutton has used secret information to cancel AJ Graham's visa. The High Court said no dice. But an hour after the judgment, Dutton doubled down and canceled his visa again.

What’s a guy gotta do to get his visa cancelled around here?

What’s a guy gotta do to get his visa cancelled around here?

Five people who have been banned from entering Australia (and one who manages to keep getting in). Crikey intern Charlie Lewis reports.

Migrants miss out as family visas dumped

Migrants miss out as family visas dumped

Migrants who hoped to bring their family members to Australia under certain visas are out of luck, with the Immigration Department summarily repealing certain sub-classes.

My life on the black list: Indonesia’s tight grip on visas continues

My life on the black list: Indonesia’s tight grip on visas continues

Crikey's international affairs commentator has been banned from travelling to Indonesia -- again. The government is still nervous about the work of academics and reporters.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

PNG visa rules tighten from Saturday ... Qantas not cleaning the planes so well? ... Coalition's question time lady-fest ...

Media briefs: Trioli to <em>AM</em> … Morrison’s work … Jihadi mystery …

Media briefs: Trioli to AM … Morrison’s work … Jihadi mystery …

More movement at the ABC as Trioli returns to radio. And other media tidbits.