Yes, 2018 was a bad year, but this one is somehow worse. I, like many, am feeling the burn of compassion fatigue, but we need to keep going.
The Medical Evacuation Bill (just) passed through the Senate, but the legislation and the effects of our policy on Nauru should be examined.
Yesterday a win was registered by those on Manus Island, but the margin of the vote should be a matter of discussion.
As you read this, the Morrison government is sacrificing both its encryption bill and the rest of its legitimacy to stop a vote to get sick children off Nauru.
Progress seems to be finally at hand regarding Nauru, but according to World Vision, there’s still much work to be done.