Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

2017 Media Releases

Messages from Manus, Filmed by Behrouz Boochani

Messages from Manus, Filmed by Behrouz Boochani 0

MEDIA RELEASE | GOVERNMENT TURNS THE SCREWS ON MANUS REFUGEES 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE GOVERNMENT TURNS THE SCREWS ON MANUS REFUGEES Just days after agreeing to pay Manus asylum seekers and refugees $70 million in damages for unlawful imprisonment and for physical and psychological damage, the government has stepped its punitive program to forcible relocate the detainees. On Friday 23 June, all gym equipment(…)

Evacuate Now – Melbourne Vigil 0

EVACUATE NOW – MELBOURNE VIGIL When: Wednesday July 19th, 6-8pm Where: State Library Victoria Organised by GetUp! For the past four years successive Australian governments have chosen to make people seeking safety suffer in offshore detention. The US deal won’t provide safety for everyone. The men, women and children abandoned in offshore detention are in(…)