When it comes to refugees, Abbott, Turnbull, Morrison and Dutton are hypocrites | Julian Burnside | Opinion | The Guardian

‘These men lie to us, when they call boat people “illegal”. It is not an offence to arrive in Australia, without a visa, seeking to be protected from persecution'

“Abbott, who claims to be a Roman Catholic, once suggested that the parable of the good Samaritan might have been different if a number of travellers had been found beside the road. It takes someone like Abbott to claim that he can reconstruct Christs’s teaching.”

When it comes to refugees, Abbott, Turnbull, Morrison and Dutton are hypocrites | Julian Burnside | Opinion | The Guardian