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
There are three main factors stopping an Australian Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from emerging.
Data analysis by writer Ketan Joshi has revealed the extent of the Australian media's obsession with Abdel-Magied.
Good morning, early birds. A senior Greens figure calls for Di Natale's head. Plus, the free speech award winners likely to have News Corp opinion writers up in arms. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Walkley Award-winning cartoonist Ron Tandberg has died, remembered by his colleagues at The Age for his wry humour.
The establishment of an enlarged Department of Home Affairs under the ministerial control of Peter Dutton is an unnecessary, mistaken policy, writes Richard Woolcott, former head of DFAT and president of the UN Security Council.
Posters calling for Waleed Aly and Yassmin Abdel-Magied to be deported and Sarah Hanson-Young to be hanged are dragging us back to the racist, sexist and homophobic Australia of the 1950s.
Seven has apologised for a poll asking its Facebook users whether commentator Yassmin Abdel-Magied should leave the country.