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DEE JARRAK. Is there a middle path to addressing Australia’s asylum seeker dilemma?

Perhaps we could try to combine humanitarian principles with political pragmatism to find an acceptable “solution” to Australia’s treatment of asylum seekers. Offshore detention policies are falling apart, and a new documentary film, Chasing Asylum, is again arousing shame and … Continue reading

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Frank Brennan. Border control gulags have had their time

What are the chances of Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten agreeing by Christmas that it’s time to close the refugee processing centres on Nauru and Manus Island? Turnbull and Shorten already agree that the boats coming from Indonesia should be stopped. … Continue reading

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