Processing the 157 asylum seekers shouldn’t be outsourced to India
Two images from the weekend have stuck in my head.
The first was of a sprawling, dusty camp, housing thousands upon thousands of Syrian refugees. After years of conflict, 2.5 million Syrians are currently refugees and another 6.5 million are displaced within the country.
Imagine almost half of Australia’s population forced to flee their homes, with millions of people stranded in the Simpson Desert in tents, with little access to water, food or health...