Crikey readers discuss the government's war on whistleblowers and Australia's climate chaos.
Could this broad clause be used in the government's war on press freedom?
Good morning, early birds. Attorney-General Christian Porter says it would take "exceptional circumstances" to approve the prosecution of journalists in whistleblowing cases, and Victoria's euthanasia laws come into effect. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Crikey readers discuss whistleblower protections and the larrikin image.
Whistleblowers in the public service face few good options for revealing wrongdoing. Intelligence agency officials have none.
Rex Patrick has a reputation for saying and revealing things that make powerful people uncomfortable.
Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison has said he backs freedom of the press but that it must "operate according to the rule of law", and the appeal of George Pell's conviction begins. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Tax office whistleblower Richard Boyle is just the latest victim in Australia's increasingly hostile war on whistleblowers.
From Collaery and Witness K to McBride, we've seen an acceleration of punitive laws aimed at those who reveal alleged government misconduct.