Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Broadmeadows Rally in solidarity with the National Convergence

Sunday, April 28 @ 1pm / Meet Corner Camp Rd and Hume Hwy, Broadmeadows (Hungary Jacks carpark) Close Manus, Close Nauru End Mandatory Detention- not MITA extension Justice for ASIO refugees Don’t Deport to Danger. – Over 5,000 asylum seekers are currently detained in detention centres across the country, inc hundreds of children. – Hundreds(…)

Call out for messages of support to hunger strikers

Refugees in the Broadmeadows Detention Centre, MITA (Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation) are currently on hunger strike in a desperate attempt for people to recognise their humanity and to ask the government for their immediate release. Beginning as a hunger strike of 28, some of them have been taken to hospital, fainted and have said they(…)

Support the boycott of the Sri Lankan cricket team

Read about why RAC is calling for a boycott: Australia must go in to bat for Tamils, Trevor Grant, The Age, December 11, 2012. Call to boycott Sri Lankan cricket tour, Michael Gordon, The Age, December 10, 2012 Support the boycott of the Sri Lankan cricket team This year, inspired by the spirit of Anti-Apartheid(…)