Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

RAC Statement: No to racist deportations 0

No to racist deportations Migrant youth accused of committing crimes are being referred to Border Force for possible deportation. The Refugee Action Collective strongly opposes this trump-like scapegoating. In particular, we condemn attempts to change the law to allow for the deportation of children. Despite saying, in a 19 January interview with 3AW, that “Australia(…)

4:30pm 9 Feb | Don’t Silence Refugees: Oppose the Mobile Phone Ban

4:30pm 9 Feb | Don’t Silence Refugees: Oppose the Mobile Phone Ban 0

When: 4:30-6pm Thursday 9 February Where: Department of Immigration, 2 Lonsdale St Casselden Pl, Melbourne Join the Refugee Action Collective to oppose the government and department of immigration cruel and punitive attempts to silence refugees, by banning mobile phones from detention centres, cutting off refugees from the outside world and silencing the horrors inside detention, as(…)

2pm 9 April | Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees

2pm 9 April | Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees 2

When: 2-5pm 9 April 2017 Where: State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne Facebook event here The 2017 Melbourne Walk For Justice For Refugees will be on Sunday April 9 at 2pm, commencing at the State Library (music from 1.30pm). Detention on Manus Island was declared illegal in April last year, but people are(…)