A way forward: Tala’s story
Harry Minas and Arnold Zable http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/how-one-vce-student-defied-all-odds-to-sit-the-highstakes-exam-20161021-gs88cf.html This moving story appeared in the Sunday Age, October 23. Written by Fairfax journalist Timna Jacks. It is a …
Harry Minas discussing the Amnesty International Report on Nauru on 3RRR, Melbourne Independent Radio 20/10/16
To hear the radio interview, click on http://www.rrr.org.au/whats-going-on/news/asylum-seeker-amnesty/ To read the transcript, please scroll down.
Behrouz Boochani Social Justice Award. The nightmare continues—disturbing new developments in Offshore imprisonment.
On Tuesday October 11 I attended the ‘Diaspora Symposium Refugee and Asylum Seeker Discourse’ held in the NSW parliament house. Behrouz Boochani was honoured with a …
Manus Island Crisis
Horrifying though it has been, something darker still is being acted out on Manus Island. The ABC’s Pacific Beat reports that despite the fact that in …
A journey from and back to the free world
We contacted the Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation centre over a week in advance to set up a visit but, despite follow up calls, we didn’t know …