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“80% on Manus have severe mental health issues” – Director of Human Rights Watch speaks out

“80% on Manus have severe mental health issues” – Director of Human Rights Watch speaks out

Manus Island continues to be a humanitarian crisis. Elaine Pearson, the director of Human Rights Watch Australia believes that while headlines have changed, the facts have not.

Duterte’s martial law in Mindanao: We need more of it

Earlier this week, Rodrigo Duterte called for martial law on the streets of Mindanao in response to the attack by IS-sponsored terrorists – and as someone who calls those streets my own, I desire more of it.

Current Affairs Wrap: NASA’s new system, Tony’s old bag and the greatest culinary mistake

We’re taking a week off Trump, but it was still a week to forget. Tony Abbott returned to rock the boat, and a Michelin star was mistakenly awarded. But NASA discovered a system of Earth-like planets, so there’s still hope.

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