Australian Politicians Want to Send Refugees to Canada, But They Haven't Told Canada Yet
A member of parliament for Australia's opposition center-left Labor party says Canada is the "obvious" choice for resettling refugees held in its offshore detention centers — and other government leaders and NGOs are supporting the idea.
Ignoring the Facts, Australia's Immigration Minister Calls Refugees 'Illiterate and Innumerate'
Despite multiple major studies finding the opposite, Peter Dutton claimed refugees were uneducated and languish on unemployment queues, in comments condemned as offensive, xenophobic nonsense.
Australia Admits Wrongfully Accusing Charity of Inciting Refugees' Self Harm — As It Accuses Others
Australia says it will compensate Save the Children Australia for wrongfully accusing it of encouraging asylum seekers to self harm, days after it levelled similar claims at other groups.