Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Morrison plumbs new depths with coin flip decision on asylum seeker lives 0

Media Release: Morrison plumbs new depths with coin flip decision on asylum seeker lives A new bill introduced by Scott Morrison to parliament today says asylum seekers must prove ‘there would be a greater than 50 per cent chance that a person would suffer significant harm in the receiving country’ to avoid deportation to danger.(…)

Who Killed Reza Barati? Offshore Processing On Trial

Who Killed Reza Barati? Offshore Processing On Trial 0

Public Forum: Who Killed Reza Barati? Offshore Processing On Trial Speakers: Nicole Judge – Ex Manus Island Worker Daniel Webb – Human Rights Law Centre Ian Rintoul – Refugee Action Coalition (NSW) The question of who killed Reza Barati is not a narrow question about who struck the final blow. Scott Morrison as Minister is(…)

Don’t Budget Billions for Detention – Bust the Budget – Welcome Refugees

Don’t Budget Billions for Detention – Bust the Budget – Welcome Refugees 0

Shorter version_for World Refugee Day.pdf Don’t Budget Billions for Detention – Bust the Budget – Welcome Refugees In the middle of a so-called “debt crisis”, Abbott and Morrison’s detention regime is the fastest growing area of government spending. Costs have gone from $118.4 million in 2009–10 to $3.6 billion in 2013–14.  The skyrocketing cost is(…)