The court case of Ahed Tamimi, the teen who slapped two soldiers is gaining worldwide attention. However, she is merely the edge of a larger problem.
Serco has run detention centres and prisons to unsatisfactory standards around the country. Now, the private company seeks to manage housing for our most vulnerable citizens.
Passing the investigation over to an independent body, the government has moved to halt institutional torture in places such as Manus and Don Dale. However, the battle is far from being won.
With the Turnbull Government now settled, Rob Idol argues that the scrapping of the Border Force Act should be their first port of call.
Rich Jackson finds a through-line around mafia, drugs and crime in this week’s Long Reads, while PB throws a curveball with a piece about a woman’s first orgasm…