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MEDIA RELEASE | NO AMOUNT OF MONEY CAN COMPENSATE FOR MANUS HORROR 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE NO AMOUNT OF MONEY CAN COMPENSATE FOR MANUS HORROR The announcement of a possible settlement with Manus asylum seekers and the Australian government for false imprisonment and conditions on Manus Island that caused them physical and psychological harm is an admission that the Australian government is responsible for detention on(…)

Media Release | FORCED RELOCATION STALLS ON MANUS ISLAND 0

FORCED RELOCATION STALLS ON MANUS ISLAND The first efforts to force the relocation of refugees and asylum seekers in the Manus Island have stalled. Yesterday (Sunday 28 May), although the government has closed the internal gate of Foxtrot compound (photo attached), five Indian asylum seekers remained in N block (photos attached). The gate separates N(…)

Exposing Peter Dutton’s lies about refugees

Exposing Peter Dutton’s lies about refugees 0

Exposing Peter Dutton’s smears and lies Sign the petition to sack Immigration Minister Dutton here: https://www.change.org/p/malcolm-turnbull-sack-peter-dutton-end-the-lies-about-refugees-release-the-manus-good-friday-cctv-footage Immigration Minister Peter Dutton is under pressure over the continued indefinite detention of refugees and asylum seekers on Manus and Nauru. Broadspectrum and Wilson’s Security who run the camps for the Coalition government’s have been caught out running a(…)

Video of RAC forum – Nurse & Refugees Speak Out: The Case to Close the Camps & Bring Them Here

Video of RAC forum – Nurse & Refugees Speak Out: The Case to Close the Camps & Bring Them Here 0

https://www.facebook.com/racvic/videos/1786579781368506/  

Aziz from Manus call out to attend 2017 Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees

Aziz from Manus call out to attend 2017 Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees 0

Media Alert – Emergency Protest over killing of asylum seeker 1

Media Alert – Emergency Protest over killing of asylum seeker Not in our name! Close Manus Island! Safety for asylum seekers now! Protest begins Feb 21, 12.30pm @ State Library corner Swanston & La Trobe Sts Melbourne, march to Immigration Department, corner Lonsdale & Spring Sts Melbourne One asylum seeker is dead, another shot, and(…)