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Australia Today

Dylan Voller Reportedly Hospitalised After Commonwealth Games Arrest

This is the second time the former Don Dale detainee has been taking into custody for protesting the Games.
Maddison Connaughton

Dylan Voller Is the Prison Reform Activist Australia Needs

"I just think using the jails should be an absolute last resort... as a young person, it can definitely wreck your mentality."
Enoch Mailangi
Jonno Revanche

What We Learned About Australia in 2016

Trump, Turnbull, and lessons from Ben Cousins.
Royce Kurmelovs
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Don Dale Kids Were Charged "Rent" By the Infamous Detention Centre

During his testimony to the Royal Commission, former detainee Dylan Voller revealed guards charged underage prisoners a daily rent fee.
Maddison Connaughton
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Don Dale Guard Who Tear Gassed Juvenile Detainees Has Defended His Actions

Luke Ross told court that he didn't consider the restraints shown in the widely-publicised footage to be "an excessive use of force."
Katherine Gillespie

​Get Up, Stand Down: Is It Time For Aboriginal Sports Stars To Take A Knee During Our National Anthem?

A campaign by several Aboriginal leaders, including former-world champion boxer, Anthony Mundine, to boycott the national anthem at this weekend’s footy grand finals has made it all the way to the Prime Minister’s office.
Jed Smith

Bill Leak's Defiance Shows Us What His Problem Is

If people were confused about yesterday's cartoon, the meaning of his defensive op-ed is clear: Leak sees himself as the victim in this situation.
Maddison Connaughton

Revisiting the Australian Prison Tragedies That Weren't Caught on Video

The abuse made public by "Four Corners" was horrific enough to force our attention. But Australia has dozens of similar cases without footage, and nearly all have been ignored.
Royce Kurmelovs
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Northern Territory is Suing Boys Tear Gassed in the 'Four Corners' Footage

Two Don Dale inmates are being counter-sued by the territory government over alleged damage they caused during a 2015 escape attempt.
VICE Staff

We Asked a Prison Officer What They Thought of the 'Four Corners' Abuse Footage

"I wasn't shocked but I was definitely concerned... I wasn't brought up violent, but I've seen and done some things I'm not proud of too."
Julian Morgans

The 'Four Corners' Abuse Footage Wasn't Withheld From the NT Government: it Was Sent to Them

The NT's Chief Minister Adam Giles claims he and his fellow politicians had no idea what was going on. This is highly unlikely.
Isabelle Hellyer

Wait, We’ve Known About This Tragic Don Dale Footage Since 2015

NT politicians claim they're only seeing it now. Here's why that's very, very hard to believe.
Isabelle Hellyer