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Brisbane: World Refugee Day Rally

20 June 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

WORLD REFUGEE DAY RALLY  RAC (Qld)

  • 11am, Saturday 20 June,
  • King George Square,
  • Brisbane

Speakers include:

  • Benedict Coyne: Australian Lawyers for Human Rights
  • Senator Larissa Waters: Greens senator for Queensland
  • George Goring: former electrician at Nauru turned whistleblower
  • A speaker from the Burmese Rohingyan community
  • The government’s tough deterrence policies have a human cost.
  • The refusal of Tony Abbott to do anything to help the estimated 8000 Rohingya asylum seekers and others has taken Australia’s harsh anti refugee policies to a new low.
  • Children and others have been sexual and physically abused on Nauru.
  • Thousands of lives are being slowly destroyed by the mental torture of endless detention.
  • Let them land let them stay
  • Humanitarian assistance for Rohingyans now
  • Settlement of refugees out of Indonesia now
  • Close Nauru and Manus hellholes now
  • End mandatory detention
  • No TPVs
  • Respect refugee rights!

W: http://www.rac-qld.org/#!campaigns/c1gbp

Details

Date:
20 June 2015
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Unnamed Venue
King George Square,
Brisbane, Queensland Australia
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Website:
http://www.rac-qld.org/#!campaigns/c1gbp