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WA mandatory sentencing regime unfairly targets First Nations youth

Indigenous Western Australians are being locked up in droves over ridiculously minor offences. ...  
On the murder of Eurydice Dixon: How to keep our communities safe

It's important to examine factors leading to such tragedies as the murder of Eurydice Dixon in ...  
Original Easey St murders article that triggered call from possible murderer

Who killed housemates Suzanne Armstrong and Susan Bartlett in a frenzied bloody murder in January ...  
Sydney lockout laws: A feminist issue

The Sydney lockout laws do not look for a long term resolution for alcohol-fueled male viole ...  
EXCLUSIVE: Cardinals Pell and Muller v. Jesus, Pope and the suffering little children

Just hours before the Amazon Synod will start, in what amounts to a Declaration of War against ...  
How the demise of White Ribbon will affect domestic violence campaigning

A charity organisation aimed at fighting domestic violence has gone, but it had been criticised as ...  
The Catholic Church: A village that enables child abuse

What is present in the corridors of Catholic Church culture that enables such sexual abuse of ...  
Cardinal Pell v The Queen v Jesus v sex abuse victims — what's not to hate? 

Contributing editor-at-large Tess Lawrence joins some barely visible dots, where preserving the ...  
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 ...  
Cat and mouse: Pell, child abuse and the Court of Appeal

Although the Victorian Court of Appeal upheld George Pell's conviction, the matter still lingers ...  
Pell's appeal rejected: Don't forget victims of Church sex abuse

The Victorian Court of Appeal's decision to uphold George Pell’s historical child abuse ...  
Pell decision a victory for all abuse survivors

Not only is George Pell's loss of appeal a win against his victims, but a triumph for abuse ...  
Wren's Week: Freedom of speech according to Jones and Hanson

Freedom of speech has been questioned this week by two people who only believe in it when it suits ...  
Colombia's reputation needs more help from Canada

Colombia's tarnished reputation has benefited from a trade agreement with Canada, but it's still ...  
Mass shootings are the new normal

In the wake of two mass shootings, Dan Jensen reflects on a time when these events weren't just ...  
Peter Dutton and the great Australian tourist visa scam

The abuse of power exhibited by Peter Dutton's Home Affairs Department has made a mockery of our ...  
'Ineffective': Age of criminal responsibility must be increased

The age of criminal responsibility must be increased, says Youssef Saudie.  
Beyond the gate: Former female prisoners failed by system

Current standards around parole and release are harming vulnerable women, writes Cate Altamura.  
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