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The pattern is clear: Australia’s next election will be a competition on cruelty | Behrouz Boochani | The Guardian

Kurdish-Iranian born journalist Behrouz Boochani,  spent spent six years in Australian-run detention on Manus Island before seeking asylum in New Zealand.

In 2021, the refugees who are still exiled to PNG are again abandoned and remain without any future. They are the only side of this story that is continually damaged – it is their lives that have been destroyed and it is their dreams that have been extinguished. This policy of exile has been exposed as an abject failure in a myriad of ways and it is the Australian public’s choice as to whether they want to be manipulated again or not.

Source: The pattern is clear: Australia’s next election will be a competition on cruelty | Behrouz Boochani | The Guardian