07 November, 2008

Christmas Island...


"FIVE WEEKS AGO, Christmas Island made headlines when two groups of boat people were taken to this remote Australian island, 300 kilometres south of Java. These were the first boat arrivals since the Rudd government announced its changes to detention policy in late July, so their treatment gives an insight into how Labor’s new approach will work in practice." Read the full article.
it's time to think about how we can actively embrace asylum seekers...
posted by Danielle

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