Warrior culture

The allegations of Australian war crimes have shattered the national digger mythology

The second wave

Case studies of systemic failure in Victoria’s fight against coronavirus

Chelmsford revisited

Thirty years on from the excoriating royal commission, two practitioners of deep sleep therapy seek redemption in a defamation case that again blames Scientologists for their downfall

Injustice unmasked

What are the priorities of policing protests under lockdown?


‘Four Corners’ tells just one part of the story of mental health in Australia

In the wrong

A primary school–aged child in court surely represents the ultimate failure of society, yet Australia won’t raise the age of criminal responsibility

The man inside and the inside man

Crime, punishment and indemnities in western Sydney’s gang wars

The Aquarian ‘terrorist’

George Dickson’s minor act of rebellion, and the state’s major overreach

COVID-19 versus human rights

The virus is the latest excuse for governments to slash and burn the individual rights of prisoners


George Pell’s supporters seek to canonise him, but he will never return to his former prominence