In July 2016, following the expose on Four Corners, Prime Minister Turnbull announced a Royal Commission into juvenile detention in the Northern Territory.
Many of our indigenous citizens live appalling lives in fractured communities. Far too many indigenous teenagers are incarcerated. Their treatment there is horrific, brutal and inhumane. It is morally unacceptable. Something must be done.
How effective will a Royal Commission be? Is it the appropriate solution? Has the real problem been identified?
To be effective, any solution must consider why so many indigenous teenagers are in the prison s...