Immigration
Morrison misleads on migration

Scott Morrison has misinformed the public on Australia's levels of net migration and our strugg ...  
Somehow, immigration made us older in 2019

Rather than immigration slowing the rate of population ageing, in 2019, the rate was accelerate ...  
Nepal emerges as Australia's leading source for overseas students

A recent spike in student applications from Nepal comes with a risk of students being left in ...  
Home Affairs losing control of visa system

There were some developments in March that re-confirm the Department of Home Affairs has lost ...  
Temporary Protection Visas achieve little in stopping boats

In the past week of the election campaign, there has been much debate about the role of Temporary ...  
Morrison’s 1.3 million jobs promise depends on net migration

Scott Morrison has announced he will create 1.3 million jobs over five years — but how would ...  
Park Hotel may be over but refugee abuse is not

Following the release of refugee detainees from Park Hotel imprisonment, rallies over the weekend ...  
Budget 2022 embraces the environmental folly of Big Australia 2.0

The Coalition's plan to increase net migration ignores the already present danger of the climate ...  
Amnesty for refugees in Australia is urgently needed

With asylum seekers slowly being released from detention, now is a perfect time for Australians to ...  
Business groups call for higher immigration 'facile'

Since late last year, various business lobby groups are pressing for higher levels of immigrati ...  
Visa backlog a sign of weak border control

Despite all its tough talk on border control, the Government is overwhelmed with a backlog of ...  
Morrison's Migration Act is cruel and callous

The Migration Act has become a fest of discrimination, deteriorating rapidly under the Abbott and ...  
No plan to address asylum seeker exploitation

The results of Peter Dutton's labour trafficking scam are still lingering as asylum seeker appl ...  
Visa changes target low-skill employment with few worker protections

As visa changes are likely to continue the influx of migrants, the Government is prioritising ...  
Australian visa program a human rights travesty

The Federal Government's treatment of immigrants has repeatedly demonstrated abuse against human ...  
How to discuss population growth without the racism

With Australia now returning to its pre-COVID population growth, people are asking how much ...  
Time for a plebiscite on Big Australia

With a federal election looming, it's worth raising the question to the Australian people whether ...  
On becoming Australian

There are many privileges and responsibilities that come with being an MP, but the best part of my ...  

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