Russell Marks

Russell Marks
Russell Marks is a lawyer and an honorary research associate at La Trobe University. He is the author of Crime and Punishment: Offenders and Victims in a Broken Justice System (Black Inc., 2015). 



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There is no planet B

Today

#ClimateStrike’s calls for action gain momentum

Tamil family remains in limbo

Today

The asylum-seeker family’s experience highlights the system’s deliberate cruelty

Another Liu blow

Today

What does the scandal surrounding Gladys Liu tell us about Australian politics?

In Liu of a defence

Today

When Bolt asks if Beijing’s writing Morrison’s speeches, the PM has a problem

Return of the Undead 1: The Drug Test

Today

The government resurrects punitive and pointless bill to drug test welfare recipients

The economy? All going to plan

Today

Morrison’s tax cuts couldn’t have been better designed to shrink the economy

Tax cuts commit Australia to austerity

Today

The only thing tax cuts are sure to deliver is growing inequality

Illustration

Tear gas returns to Don Dale

Society

Rolling back the reforms since the youth detention royal commission

Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Our distorted politics

Politics

Why is the Coalition even competitive under Morrison?