This is a resource to help you talk to your local politician, your friends, work colleagues and congregation about why asylum seeker children should not be detained in immigration detention centres.
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Minister Morrison holds crossbenchers hostage over processing asylum seekers
Nine Australian Churches comment on Minister Morrison’s appearance at the Human Rights Inquiry into Children in Detention today
The Chair of the Australian Churches Refugee Taskforce (ACRT) The Very Rev’d Dr Peter Catt was dismayed that Minister Morrison appears to be holding the Federal cross-benchers hostage by saying he won’t process the asylum claims of children and families until the Senate approves his plans to bring in Temporary Protection Visas (TPVs).
Read the full press release: Taskforce Press Release-Minister Morrison holds crossbenchers hostage over processing asylum seekers
The Australian Churches Refugee Taskforce supports the end of detention of child asylum seekers.