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Obama: A Legacy of Ashes

Obama: A Legacy of Ashes

James Corbett (2017)

Film Review

In his excellent documentary about Obama’s presidency, James Corbett highlights important ways in which Obama systematically reduced civil liberties and democratic oversight of government. 259 more words

Hidden History

FASD, Indefinite Detention and Colonial Dispossession

Harry Blagg
Professor of Criminology, University of Western Australia Tamara Tulich
Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Western Australia Zoe Bush, 1,545 more words
2017 Articles

Australia – a government that commits torture and doesn't care?

When we think of torture, we each have our own interpretations.
For most Australians, it’s likely that theirs come from history or from fiction. 671 more words

Indefinite detention in immigration detention centres: write to your MP

Imagine, if you can, living in a country that imprisons people not suspected of any crime, without the agreement of a judge, and with no release date.

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Write To Your MP

'The Age of Terror' and the importance of human rights

Last week I attended the 2018 Bristol Law Conference, organised by University of Bristol students. The theme ‘The Age of Terror’ instinctually makes me cringe slightly, but the speakers tempted me to attend. 1,174 more words