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Topic: whistleblower protection
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We have only ourselves to blame for decades of arrogance

Crikey readers discuss whistleblower protections and the larrikin image.

'Afghan Files' Whistleblower David William McBride (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

What hope for whistleblowers in the government’s war on scrutiny?

Whistleblowers in the public service face few good options for revealing wrongdoing. Intelligence agency officials have none.

AFP investigators leave the ABC's Ultimo headquarters (Image: AAP/Bianca De Marchi)

Assange case and raids demonstrate the source of the problem

These raids are not new. But one following the other, day following day, suggests that the tactic is being taken to a new level.

ATO whistleblower Richard Boyle (Image: AAP/Kelly Barnes)

The latest chapter in Australia’s war on whistleblowers

Tax office whistleblower Richard Boyle is just the latest victim in Australia's increasingly hostile war on whistleblowers.

Ai Weiwei attends a demonstration demanding the release of Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange (Image: EPA/Alexander Becher)

Julian Assange won’t surrender to the US for doing journalism

On World Press Freedom Day, Julian Assange sits in "Britain’s Guantanamo Bay" not knowing whether he will face extradition to the US.

A new report shows we're in the back of the pack when it comes to protecting whistleblowers in the private sector and on national security.

Australia’s whistlebower protections lag in private sector, national security

A new report shows we're in the back of the pack when it comes to protecting whistleblowers in the private sector and on national security.

Experts say the case against the alleged whistleblower in "Daughtergate" is a good example of why comprehensive whistleblower protection is a very important issue for Australia.

Frances Abbott leak reveals legal blackhole for whistleblowers

Experts say the case against the alleged whistleblower in "Daughtergate" is a good example of why comprehensive whistleblower protection is a very important issue for Australia.

<em>Crikey</em> readers have their say about the Eddie Obeid verdict, protection for whistleblowers and more money for less Coke.

Talk about corruption

Crikey readers have their say about the Eddie Obeid verdict, protection for whistleblowers and more money for less Coke.

New legislation makes it safer for good citizens to blow the whistle on corruption. But there are plenty of traps for inexperienced players, writes former whistleblower <b>Brendan Jones</b>.

You better be careful blowing the whistle — new laws have holes

New legislation makes it safer for good citizens to blow the whistle on corruption. But there are plenty of traps for inexperienced players, writes former whistleblower Brendan Jones.