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Australia's Right-wing stranglehold over public interest journalism

Fair and unbiased reporting is disappearing in Australia as the Coalition Government and Murdoch ...  
No simple resolution to Hong Kong unrest

Last Friday at midnight, the Hong Kong Government, led by Carrie Lam, enlivened their “emergency ...  
Trolling Greta Thunberg: How dare they?

A high-profile psychologist has joined the ranks of media personalities and world leaders in ...  
Sarah Hanson-Young says press freedom inquiry is “going nowhere”

A directive from Attorney-General Christian Porter is being regarded as a move by the LNP to ...  
Why calls to impeach will probably boost Trump

The very people who supposedly want Trump impeached the most, are the ones paving the way for his ...  
Dear quiet Australians, let’s get loud

Scott Morrison's inaction on the climate change emergency is only one of many things we should be ...  
The Morrison Government: It’s no longer funny

Dr Martin Hirst has lost his sense of humour when it comes to the Morrison Government.  
The Tayla Harris statue: More than just a kick

The recently unveiled statue of Tayla Harris is a symbol of the fight against bullying and miso ...  
The media blackout on Julian Assange's imprisonment

The same media that has spent years dragging Assange’s name through the mud is now engaging in a ...  
White Australia: Posing for photos, ignoring Aboriginal rights

For most politicians and the media, listening to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is ...  
Utter lies: The truth on boat arrivals and border protection

Our national policies on asylum seekers have been built on the shifting sands of government ...  
Cruelties unconfined: Humanising refugees and the Biloela Tamil family

It's been easier for the Government to punish refugees until now, when a family has put human ...  
Press freedom is democratically essential, so protections must be enhanced

The Greens have been standing up for freedom of press against the LNP Government, writes William ...  
Why the Counter Terrorism (TEO) Bill is about political, not legal, expediency

Australian immigration laws have tended to be at the mercy of political, not legal, considerati ...  
Our country's political decline isn't being helped by the mainstream media

Over the past few years, we've seen our Government go from bad to worse while news and mainstream ...  
Why we beg

Independent Australia actually stands for something. The clue is in the name.  
Suppression is about more than press freedom

Suppression of Family Law cases in the interests of justice works against the publicity needed to ...  
There's no such thing as free press

Ross Jones, Rocky Dabscheck and Dr Lee Duffield give their take on why you should support Indep ...  

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