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LETTER CALLING ON UNIVERSITIES TO REJECT “BLOOD SCHOLARSHIPS”

It has recently been announced that the Australian government may try to offer scholarships to Iranian students in exchange for the Iranian government agreeing to the refoulement (return to danger) of refugees held in Australian detention centres. Whilst Iran is still insisting that any returns must be voluntary, the Australian government is trying to change(…)

Freedom for Manus – RAC flyer about the mass hunger strike

Refugee Action Collective – Freedom for Manus freedom for manus.pdf Why did asylum seekers start their hunger strike? The hunger strike was sparked by the threat of forced ‘resettlement’ of 8 asylum seekers to Longerau on Jan 22, where there have been death threats against them. After the attacks that murdered Reza Barati and left(…)

Media Release – Video and photos of the mass hunger strike on Manus Island

Media Release – Video and photos of the mass hunger strike on Manus Island

IMG_3580 IMG_3581 Attached are video and photos from Manus Island from today of the hunger strike that Peter Dutton claims doesn’t exist. “New Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has hardly begun the job, but already appears to be following Scott Morrison down the rabbit hole to fantasy land” said Chris Breen for the Refugee Action Collective(…)