Archive for the tag "Sri Lanka"
How about a bit of slippery language? Forget that cynical “Pacific Solution” with the promise of Peace and Closure. Now it’s the “Regional Protection Framework”
Posted: 6 July, 2010 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, Economics, History, Iraq, Language, Life, Literature, politics and government, Racism, Religion, values.
Tags: Abbott, Afghanistan, asylum, asylum seekers, Australian Politics, Australian Values, bible, dingo, dog whistle, Frank Luntz, Gillard, Immigration, immigration policy, Iraq, Julia Gillard, lego, lego hair, liar, Luntz, lying, politics, Racism, refugee, refugees, Regional Protection Framework, rhetoric, shock jocks, spin, Sri Lanka, Tony Abbott
Liberal Party leadership response to yet another boatfull of asylum seekers
Posted: 23 November, 2009 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, comedy/humour, Immigration, politics and government, values.
Tags: Abbott, Afghanistan, asylum seekers, boat people, boatpeople, detention, government, Hockey, humor, humour, immigrants, Immigration, Indonesia, Joe Hockey, Julie Bishop, Liberal Party, Malcolm Turnbull, Pavlov, politics, Pyne, refugees, Sharman Stone, Sri Lanka, Tony Abbott, Turnbull
Posted: 17 November, 2009 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, Guantanamo/Hicks, History, Immigration, Iran, Iraq, Life, lolcats, politics and government, Racism, Religion, Science, US Politics, values, Video.
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