What is happening on Nauru should shock the conscience of every Australian Julian Burnside

We are imprisoning innocent human beings – men, women and children – without charge, without trial. And we put them in hellish conditions until young children try to kill themselves or engage in self-harm, and are denied decent medical care because Nauru does not have a sophisticated medical system. When an application is brought in the federal court of Australia to have those children brought to Australia for proper mental health treatment, Dutton pays lawyers to oppose the application.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jul/19/what-is-happening-on-nauru-should-shock-the-conscience-of-every-australian