Michael Gordon is the political editor of The Age.
Michael Gordon and Matthew Knott A PNG local employed by the Salvation Army has been accused of being a key assailant in the attack that resulted in the death of Iranian asylum seeker Reza Barati, according to staff employed at the...
Michael Gordon, Matthew Knott A local person employed by the Salvation Army has been accused of being a key assailant in the attack that led to the death of Iranian asylum seeker Reza Barati, staff employed at the Manus Island...
Michael Gordon Bill Shorten faces the first test of his commitment to party reform after ALP elders called on the party's national executive to intervene in a preselection decision that overturned the will of rank...
Michael Gordon Government's over-reaction exposed hypocrisy of Scott Morrison, and may have provided turning point for Bill Shorten.
David Wroe, Sarah Whyte and Michael Gordon Deadly clashes on Manus Island last week flared after asylum seekers realised the Australian government was 'lying to them' about plans to resettle them in PNG, migration agent says.
David Wroe, Sarah Whyte, Michael Gordon The deadly clashes on Manus Island last week flared after asylum seekers realised the Australian government was ''lying to them'' about plans to resettle them in Papua New Guinea, a migration agent...
Michael Gordon Scott Morrison's conduct should now be the subject of the inquiry he has commissioned into the chaos and carnage that unfolded on Manus Island last week.
Michael Gordon Scott Morrison's own conduct should now be the subject of the inquiry he has commissioned into the chaos and disaster that unfolded on Manus Island last week.
Michael Gordon Tony Abbott's on a collision course with a fundamental principle of our system of government.
Rory Callinan, Michael Gordon They are the squalid, inhumane jail conditions for asylum seekers that the Australian Immigration Department does not want anyone to see.
Michael Gordon Abbott government will make cabinet documents from former government available to the royal commission into the abandoned home insulation scheme.
Michael Gordon and Sarah Whyte As Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Tony Abbott see it, there is but one result that counts - whether they have ''stopped the boats'' - and all the evidence suggests they are on track to deliver it
Michael Gordon and Judith Ireland Iranian man who died during violent clashes on Manus Island this week suffered a cut to the neck and head injuries, according to an employee at the detention centre who was with him before he died.
Manus Island violence: interpreter claims detainees attacked by locals, 'There was blood everywhere'
Michael Gordon, Sarah Whyte Papua New Guinea locals employed by security guards at the Manus Island detention centre attacked asylum seekers with machetes, knives and rocks, an interpreter employed by the Australian Immigration...
Michael Gordon and Sarah Whyte PNG locals employed by security guards at the Manus Island detention centre attacked asylum seekers with machetes, knives and rocks, an interpreter employed by the Immigration Department has claimed.
Michael Gordon Tony Abbott should immediately suspend transfers to Manus Island until a credible and comprehensive inquiry determines what caused the chain of events that led to the death of one asylum seeker and...
Michael Gordon The apparent delivery of the first of Tony Abbott's three-word promises as Prime Minister is being undermined by a lack of accountability that is unsustainable.
Michael Gordon First blood to Tony Abbott. After a faltering first three months, the Coalition has reclaimed the ascendancy and Bill Shorten is suddenly under pressure.
Michael Gordon Tony Abbott has delivered the most powerful, heartfelt and gracious speech of his short prime ministership, crediting political opponent Paul Keating with responsibility for his 'watershed moment' on...
Dan Harrison, Michael Gordon Tony Abbott's chief adviser on indigenous policy has challenged him to close the gap on school attendance by the end of this year, four years ahead of the Prime Minister's proposed deadline.