Tag: Threats

Crime, Punishment and the Right of Citizenship – » The Australian Independent Media Network

The Australian Citizenship Act currently prevents a Minister from revoking a person’s Australian citizenship if he or she is unable to become a national or citizen of another country. Despite this, Dutton and Abbott still investigated whether the revocation of Australian citizenship could be extended to natural born Australians, including second generation Australians. The proposal was so radical that six ministers reportedly revolted against the policy in a cabinet meeting. The fact that it was even considered in the first place simply goes to show just how far men like Dutton and Abbott are prepared to push the envelope in their desire to strip citizenship from as many people as humanly possible.

via Crime, Punishment and the Right of Citizenship – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Donald Trump rebuked by Republicans after threat to shut down Government over border wall – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

US President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans rebuke him after his threat to shut down the US Government over funding for a border wall rattled markets.

Source: Donald Trump rebuked by Republicans after threat to shut down Government over border wall – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)