Martin McKenzie-Murray
is The Saturday Paper’s chief correspondent.

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News May 10, 2014

Inside the mind of a paedophile

It’s an act so abhorrent people recoil at its mention. Martin McKenzie-Murray unpicks the stigma, and his own experience, to examine what is actually known about child abusers.

News May 03, 2014

Breaking the law to force euthanasia debate

Inside the conspiracy of silence holding back the euthanasia debate, and the doctor waiting for police to arrest him.

News April 26, 2014

Our family violence shame

Government pledges to act on domestic violence have failed to stop the spate of family murders.

News April 19, 2014

The two sides of Oscar Pistorius

He’s known as Blade Runner, but it was the steel of a gun that derailed Pistorius’s extraordinary life.

News April 12, 2014

Greste family’s stoic wait for news

For the parents of an Australian journalist imprisoned in Egypt, the past 100 days have been interminable.

News April 05, 2014

Hunting Australia’s neo-Nazis

Amid death threats and bungled attempts to out him, one man refuses to let go of his perilous mission.

News March 29, 2014

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 leaves just mystery

Misinformation, outlandish theories and a tragic lack of ‘closure’ followed the March 8 disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight.

News March 22, 2014

The hidden shame of domestic violence and a failing system

While reports of ‘coward’ punches grab the headlines, a far more insidious crime is lurking in our suburbs.

Opinion March 15, 2014

Abortion divides Liberal Party on preselection

Abortion law is back on the agenda in Victoria, a pawn in political power plays.