World December 9, 2023
Calls to protect civilians. Focus on Iran’s role. Early warning ignored.
Immigration December 9, 2023
The former national security monitor warns the government’s preventive detention laws would be ‘shocking’ in other parts of the world.
Resources December 9, 2023
A concession to the Greens over the Nature Repair bill has handed the environment minister a means to obstruct the Beetaloo Basin fracking project – the question now is whether she will use it.
Immigration December 2, 2023
New citizenship laws being rushed through parliament will require judges to define ‘Australian values’ and ask them to impose what critics call a ‘civil death penalty’.
Environment December 2, 2023
Labor has wrested support for its legislation to save the Murray–Darling Basin with concessions to the Greens and independent senators, but the plan’s heavy reliance on water buybacks will do little to appease farmers and state governments.
Law & Crime December 2, 2023
Bruce Lehrmann’s defamation case against Network Ten has been defined by an inability to recall key details and testimony that is contradicted by other evidence.