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Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says refugees on Manus Island are likely to stay there, as other nations “are not jumping out of their skin” to resettle them.
The ACT Human Rights Commission and the YMCA invoke the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child as they protest a high-rise apartment proposal next door to a childcare centre in Canberra.
Hurricane Maria’s devastation has left “mind-boggling damage” according to the Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit.
Veteran journalist and human rights advocate Jeff McMullen says many Australians do not know the parts of our history in which we had “conditions akin to slavery”.