February 9, 2018 1
If the Department of Home Affairs was trying to stop detention centre visits with its new, punitive visitation procedures, then it may have worked.
February 6, 2018 3
Senator Cory Bernardi and his new employee, Lyle Shelton, were as one when it came to marriage equality, but there are noteworthy differences of opinion in other areas.
January 31, 2018 24
Scott Morrison decided to put politics before the rule of law in 2013. What are the potential legal ramifications?
January 23, 2018 2
We were delighted to see the intelligence operatives so keen to be open with the press about matters around asylum seekers this morning -- as we see, it has not always been the case.
January 17, 2018 7
New restrictions on visitation to Australian detention centres seem needlessly cruel. Rebekah Holt investigates the results of such measures and asks why they're deemed necessary in the first place.
November 23, 2017 10
The AHRC, and particularly its chair Professor Rosalind Croucher, has been negligent in its silence on the escalating crisis at Manus Island.
November 16, 2017 6
Alongside starvation, the Australian government is condemning refugees to psychiatric horror by removing access to mental health medication.
November 13, 2017 12
Industries like sporting and tourism could be turned into tools for fighting indefinite incarceration.
November 10, 2017
Good morning, early birds. Islamic State loses its foothold in Syria, and Coalition conservatives hatch a plan to delay a marriage equality vote in parliament. Plus, activist group GetUp has released pictures and video from inside the Manus detention centre. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
November 7, 2017 43
The horror story unfolding on Manus Island is due to a democracy deficit not an "empathy deficit".