thawornnurak via Getty Images
Dehydration, starvation, no medicine, disease and heat
Paul Jeffers via Fairfax
A 'denial of natural justice' for men held on Christmas Island and in WA detention.
LightRocket via Getty Images
All teenagers can be impulsive and make poor choices.
The rhetoric of politically neutral classrooms is a myth.
People in Australia are being detained simply because there is nowhere else for them to go.
AP Photo/ Evan Vucci
Will Donald Trump rip up the agreement between the Unites States and Australia?
Ultimately, the fate of the deal rests on the whim of the incoming U.S. President.
AAP/Eoin Blackwell/via REUTERS
Eventually, the balance will be tipped in favour of humanity.
Asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru have been exiled, displaced, crushed and left hopeless.
The captive refugees in Manus prison have witnessed too much violence and torture, but for them, the taste and intensity of violence and torture in the horrendous solitary confinements of Bravo, Chauka, The Green Zone and MAA, have been much more profound.
The case will be filed on Wednesday.
ERproductions Ltd via Getty Images
The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill, has announced the Manus Regional Processing Centre will close after his country's Supreme Court ruled the centre was illegal and unconstitutional...
A Brisbane hospital is refusing to discharge a baby that has been recovering from bad burns, in an attempt to prevent the government from returning her to Nauru. In a statement provided to The Sydney...
Ute Grabowsky via Getty Images
Children in detention suffer more serious mental health crises than adults and their mental health deteriorates the longer they are detained, the government’s detention healthcare provider has warned...
Hands up: if you remember the stinging pain of a ruler or the strap on your palms inflicted by a school teacher hell-bent on doling out punishment to match your dirty deed. Hands up: if you were force...
Australia has come under fire for its boat turnback and offshore detention policies at a UN Human Rights Council performance review in Geneva. Given the chance on Monday to comment on Australia's huma...
Handout via Getty Images
Bed-wetting, nightmares, anxiety, depression, severe behaviour problems. This is what doctors at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne see repeatedly in children in detention - and it's why they...
Handout via Getty Images
A 23-year-old "vulnerable and traumatised" Somali woman who was raped on Nauru is pleading with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to allow her to come to Au
As we face the worst refugee crisis since World War II, the Australian government must decide which side of history it wishes to stand on. The government is robbing children in detention something that can't ever be returned: their childhoods.