I think this is one of the points that most infuriated me about the last election. Basically the entire public policy seemed to be "Stop the Boats" (and who cares about any other important issues). I really do hope the UN smacks the government down for breaking international law.
Cool! My post about asylum seekers is getting quite a bit of traffic tonight. 15 readers on at one time, just a second ago. I know not massive compared to a lot of you, but for this issue, it's a lot of readers. Hopefully they all come away a little wiser. http://www.glennmurray.com.au/australia-boat-people-illegal-policy/
The facts about ‘boat people’ - The government & media are lying