Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

2017 Media Releases

Petition: Bring Them Here and Let Them Stay

Petition: Bring Them Here and Let Them Stay 0

We worked with RAN on this petition and decided that strategically it would be better to submit it to the parliament when both houses were sitting in June. (The shorter parliamentary sitting in May will be taken up by the Budget – good debt, bad debt, alternative debt…) So that means that we can continue(…)

Rally – Community, health and education workers say Bring the Refugees Here, Tue May 2

Rally – Community, health and education workers say Bring the Refugees Here, Tue May 2 0

Tuesday, May 2 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM State Library of Victoria 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000 https://www.facebook.com/events/1947202285527083/ ALL WELCOME AT THE VIGIL TO SUPPORT THE T-SHIRT ACTION (you don’ need to be a teacher, librarian, nurse or health worker to attend) As educators, community workers and health professionals, we see the(…)

1pm 17 April | Protest Manus Shooting – Bring Them Here Now

1pm 17 April | Protest Manus Shooting – Bring Them Here Now 0

When: 1-3pm 17th April Where: State Library Close Manus, Close Nauru – Bring Them Here Now The shooting incident on Good Friday is a shocking reminder of the dangerous situation that exists on Manus Island for around 1000 refugees and asylum seekers that Australia still holds there. At least 100 shots were fired, including into(…)