The opening line of this piece from the OZ strikes me as the best evidence yet that changing the way that we treat those who arrive by sea in those infamous leaky boats is the key to the solution.
The answer is clear. We must close the door and if we want to make a better life for these would be immigrants then lets divert some of the the money that we save when the numbers in detention decline to helping to create economic opportunities for those in places like Cisarua.
makes sense to me Comrades
- What makes people get on a leaky boat from Indonesia? (thepunch.com.au)
- All at sea (theage.com.au)
- Don’t Come Here By Sea! (cafewhispers.wordpress.com)
- Time to call the asylum seeker ‘impasse’ what it really is (crikey.com.au)