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The arrest of Assange: When the right to know and question is taken away

The warning is explicit for journalists — what happened to Assange can happen to you, writes ...  
Assange and the National Security State: Criminalising investigative journalism

The representatives of the "National Security State" are gleeful and chortling at the seizure o ...  
The arrest of Julian Assange: A 'dark moment for press freedom'

Edward Snowden described the arrest of Julian Assange as a "dark moment for press freedom" wi ...  
The NDIS, Disability Royal Commission and Morrison's crocodile tears

The Disability RC announcement was an afterthought designed to offset the negative reception for ...  
Extinction: 'Let's get it done' in Berejiklian's NSW

The newly elected Berejiklian Government has wasted no time watering down environmental protect ...  
Dutton's 'adviser' Ray Hadley and the case of the on-again-off-again visa

Investigations editor Ross Jones reports on the visa saga of one small-time offender and why Ray ...  
Facebook, Google in the firing line: Breaking up the digital giants

Calls to break up the tech-giants are increasing, particularly since the failure to stop the ...  
Returning Jihadis: What happens to the families no one wants?

Dr Binoy Kampmark reports on the Jihadi brides and unfortunate children that no one wants.  
Christchurch shooter's obsession with white supremacist war criminals

Is there a connection between the Christchurch shooter's white-supremacist "manifesto" and a sub ...  
AAT immigration rulings suggest extreme Coalition bias

While a murderer was granted a visa back into the country by the L-NP's handpicked AAT, Nauroze ...  
The gaoling of Cardinal George Pell

Disgraced Cardinal George Pell has been given his sentence in the case of child sex abuse, with ...  
Defending Pell: Father Brennan and his Catholic Church have learnt nothing

Brennan’s position on the Pell case is a staggering admission that the Catholic Church has ...  
A day of celebration: The Human Rights Act

The passage of the Human Rights Act strengthens democracy and the accountability of governments. ...  
Change the rules: Tipping the scales in favour of workers' rights

Current industrial relations laws are too restrictive for workers. A swift and substantive change ...  
Cardinal George Pell: The ice cream rapist

Contributing editor-at-large Tess Lawrence tries to find reasons behind Robert Richter's trivia ...  
Howard and Abbott's abhorrent defence of Pell

Abbott and Howard's defence of Pell lays bare their fundamental values as ruthless defenders ...  
Those saying Cardinal Pell is not guilty need to understand how criminal law works

After George Pell's conviction, a few voices were heard in the media in his defence. Peter Kemp ...  
The conviction and fall of Cardinal George Pell

Despite protesting his innocence, Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty of sexually abusing ...  
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