Articles by: Domenico de Pieri

Author Biography:

Domenico de Pieri, from Mildura, is a junior doctor working at Royal Darwin Hospital. He has a dream to one day make viable a practice of medicine that considers the whole person and the community they inhabit as a single entity, and to collaboratively generate ways of governing that lead away from preventable diseases.

Between detention and neighbourliness in Darwin’s shadowlands

Australia’s policy of indefinite detention has been recognised by the UN as a form of torture. We are adding irreversible psychological trauma to already highly fragile lives.