Posts Tagged ‘detention’

The Nauru files

Written By: - Date published: 10:37 am, August 10th, 2016 - 20 comments

Once again a whistleblower / leaker has done the world a service. Shame on Australia.

Kelvin Davis on Christmas Island

Written By: - Date published: 11:55 am, October 19th, 2015 - 39 comments

Today Key is trying to dress up Aussie platitudes (on detained Kiwis) as scraps of progress. But Labour MP Kelvin Davis is taking action…

Our influence in Australia

Written By: - Date published: 10:41 am, October 18th, 2015 - 75 comments

Key has failed to budge Australia on the detention and deportation of Kiwis. Apart from the photo ops and the mutual admiration society, our actual influence is zero.

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