Behrouz Boochani: detained asylum seeker wins Australia's richest literary prize

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Refugees Guardian writer on Manus Island wins $125,000 after sweeping non-fiction prize and Victorian prize for literature Behrouz Boochani, an asylum seeker detained on Manus Island, has won the Victorian prize for literature. Photograph: Jonas Gratzer/The Guardian The winner of Australia’s richest literary prize Läs mer…

What happened to the deal – and the refugees – surviving Australian and US politics? | Anne Richard

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Australian immigration and asylum What happened to the deal – and the refugees – surviving Australian and US politics? Anne Richard I signed the agreement to resettle some of Australia’s refugees from Nauru and Manus Island in the US. I wanted to see Läs mer…