Manus Island

Australia Today

A Refugee on Manus Island has Set Himself on Fire

Sources claim there have been more than 70 suicide or self-harm incidents at the detention centre since the Australian federal election on May 18th.
Gavin Butler
6.11.19
Australia Today

Refugees on Manus Island are Still Attempting Suicide Following the Australian Election

More than 20 detainees have self-harmed within the past two weeks, in what has been described as an "unprecedented medical crisis".
Gavin Butler
5.30.19
Australia Today

At Least Four People on Manus Island Attempted Suicide after the Australian Election

The coalition government's shock win on Saturday night appears to have triggered a spate of attempted suicides in Australia's offshore detention centres.
Gavin Butler
5.22.19
Australia Today

Australia Wants to Help Turn Manus Island Into a Tourist Hotspot

White sandy beaches, friendly locals, offshore detention centres.
Maddison Connaughton
4.11.18
Australia Today

Is Peter Dutton the Steven Bradbury of Australian Politics?

If the Minister for Home Affairs can actually seize Malcolm Turnbull's job, he's either a genius or the luckiest guy who's ever come to Canberra.
Maddison Connaughton
4.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Barnaby Joyce Tells New Zealand to “Stay Away” From Manus

Our Deputy PM would really like Jacinda Ardern to back off.
Katherine Gillespie
12.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australia Tells Nauru Refugees to Separate From Their Families

To increase their chances of US immigration, detainees are being encouraged to cut ties with their spouses and children forever.
Katherine Gillespie
12.6.17
Manus Island

Priest Chains Himself to the Gates of Kirribilli House to Protest Manus

Father Rod Bower is locked onto Malcolm Turnbull's house, calling for the PM to "close Nauru and Manus."
Maddison Connaughton
11.27.17
Manus Island

Footage Emerges of PNG Guards Beating Manus Detainees With Iron Bars

The video was shot yesterday, when PNG police stormed the former Australian detention centre.
Maddison Connaughton
11.24.17
Manus Island

Manus Blockade at Breaking Point as PNG Police Allegedly Attack Detainees

Peter Dutton has confirmed a "police operation" is underway inside the controversial detention centre.
Maddison Connaughton
11.22.17
Manus Island

A Leader of the Manus Island Detention Centre Blockade Speaks Out

Abdul Aziz Muhamat has been held in detention for more than four years.
Maddison Connaughton
11.16.17
Noisey News

Divide and Dissolve Have Something to Say Before MMW Opening Night

"Despite a 'Yes' vote there is still a refugee emergency and Indigenous people are still being murdered in mass."
Divide and Dissolve
11.15.17
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