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A handy thing about living in a multicultural society is that you get to blame all the ills of that society on successive waves of newcomers. 539 more words

Manus Island Update

  • Sunday an Iraqi man escaped from Manus Island Detention Centre by jumping over the fences. When he escaped, he ran into the ocean and tried to drown himself.
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Australia

#AsylumforAderonke - March to Hand in Petition (Liverpool)

About 30 supporters from Manchester and Liverpool (and Wales!) marched to the Home Office in Liverpool to hand in the 24,000+ signatures calling for Aderonke to be granted asylum in the UK. 148 more words

News

Love finds a way...

Hyperbole and one-up-man-ship often mark the national discourse where controversy is concerned. In the midst of the sloganeering and major political parties competing to see who can offer the greatest deterrent to “stop the boats,” are men, women and children detained in off-shore prisons awaiting their indefinite and uncertain fates. 164 more words

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