Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

About

Posts by :

2pm Sat Oct 27 | Rally: One year since the Manus Siege – Bring Them Here

2pm Sat Oct 27 | Rally: One year since the Manus Siege – Bring Them Here

When: 2pm 27th October Where: State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne Facebook event here On the one year anniversary of the Manus Siege join a protest calling for the offshore camps to be close and the refugees brought here. Refugees on Manus were given the deadline of October 26, 2017 to move out(…)

6:30pm Mon Dec 10 | Stand up, Speak out: Refugee Rights are Human Rights

6:30pm Mon Dec 10 | Stand up, Speak out: Refugee Rights are Human Rights

When: 6:30-9:30pm, Monday 10th December Where: Bourke St Mall, Melbourne Facebook event here Join RAC on Human Rights Day to demand an end to the racist scapegoating of refugees. Turnbull and Dutton are Australia‚Äôs version of Donald Trump, imprisoning refugees offshore for over 5 years which has led to the deaths of twelve people, separating(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 5/9 | COURT ORDERS BLINDED MANUS MORRISON VICTIM TO AUSTRALIA

An Iraqi refugee who was one of two people left blind in one eye after the attacks on the Manus detention centre in February 2014, has been flown to Brisbane after a court order in Melbourne last week. Mohammad lost the sight in his right eye in the same attack that resulted in the death(…)