Chasing Asylum (MA). Director: Eva Orner. 96 minutes With Papua New Guinea’s Supreme Court of Justice finding last month that the detention of asylum seekers on Manus Island was unconstitutional, the shamefulness of Australia’s border protection policies was once again laid bare. As if we needed further proof, on the heels of those developments comes […]
Human rights advocates say inquiry should be expanded to including ‘all children deprived of their liberty by the Australian government’. Read The Guardian article.
Two leading rights groups accuse Australia of ignoring abuse to deter people from trying to travel to the country. View the Al Jazeera article
Australia is deliberately ignoring the inhumane treatment of refugees held on the South Pacific island of Nauru as a means of deterring others from attempting the journey to Australia, two human rights groups have said. View the Al Jazeera article