Asylum

Wasteful spend

It is time to take stock and consider a rethink when governments willingly waste taxpayers’ money for no other reason than to make a political…

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Border security

Australia’s border control dilemma is a double-edged sword. It’s easily arguable that keeping refugees locked up indefinitely on isolated islands with limited services is inhumane….


Killer blow

Isobel Redmond’s gaffe last week, during which she outlined her desire to cut 25,000 SA public servants, could be the killer blow to her tenure…


Anzac mateship

Woodside was an angry community 18 months ago when Prime Minister Julia Gillard dropped a bombshell and announced that the old army housing estate at…


Detention costs

To spend $27m on the upkeep of a few hundred people in the Inverbrackie detention facility in less than eight months is an extraordinary figure,…