Possibility before Protest – ALP policy and Refugees
“Research … indicates that 70% of Australians have a positive attitude towards refugees and this number is growing.
“Put bluntly, for most Australian voters, refugees are welcome and the perception of porous borders is not. Or put another way, the public will not countenance any policy or proposition that appears to reopen the boat journey from Java to Christmas Island.”
Article by Brad Chilcott, National Director of Welcome to Australia