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 …
Two types of refugees and asylum seekers: The worthy and the unworthy
Over the past decade, a disturbing distinction has taken root, in our public discourse, between two categories of refugees and asylum seekers. There are worthy and …
Trapped in a prison with little hope of release
It is a prison. Literally enclosed in a cage – surrounded by steel-grille security fences. The logo on the door is of the Australian Border Force. It …