Exile Islands, Then and Now
Histories of Exploitation

Ramsay, Deanna
http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/11/21/exile-islands-then-and-now/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  21/11/2013
Year Published:  2013  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX15342

The increasing number of asylum seeker arrivals to Australia – more than 15,000 in 2013 alone – has become such an issue that in July former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd took a new “hardline” stance, saying that no one arriving by boat would ever be allowed to settle there.