Dick Smith to launch $1m anti-immigration ad campaign

Entrepreneur Dick Smith is launching a $1 million advertising blitz to convince Australians of the hazards of overpopulation and calling for an increase in the company tax rate.


Sparks fly on Q&A between Lambie and Abdel-Magied

Q&A saw one of its most explosive confrontations, with a question about immigration leading to a yelling match between Senator Jacqui Lambie and Muslim activist, Yassmin Abdel-Magied.


Donald Trump suffers first defeat as his Muslim ban backfires

It seems that Donald Trump’s Muslim ban is backfiring, as the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) reveals that the executive order is in breach of the First Amendment.


Pauline Hanson finds new ally

As Pauline Hanson and her One Nation party prepare for an assault on the upcoming state and federal elections, support has come in the form of one of Australia’s greatest citizens.


Dutton accused of “radical profiling” of Lebanese-Muslims

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has landed himself in hot water for suggesting Australians with Lebanese-Muslim backgrounds are responsible for Australia’s terrorism struggle.


Refugees to be resettled in the US following Government deal

In a deal struck with the US to resettle refugees currently held in processing centres on Nauru and Manus Island, the Federal Government is hoping it’s one step closer to clearing both facilities.


Government plans to impose a lifetime ban on refugees

Malcolm Turnbull and Peter Dutton have revealed plans to stop refugees, who came by boat and are being held in offshore detention centres, from ever coming to Australia.


Australian family facing unclear future in UK

An Australian family, who have made Scotland their home, faces deportation after the UK Government cancelled their visa category, which was designed to attract young families to areas with ageing populations.


A UK-born mother faces deportation after 28 years in Australia

A British-born 30-year-old mother-of-five faces deportation for her criminal past, even though she has lived in Australia for 28 years. She is begging for a second chance, but should she get one?


Bob Carr: Australia should halve its migration intake

With Australia’s population hitting 24 million yesterday, former Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr says halving our immigration intake is key to curbing overpopulation.


Media release no one read

The office of the Immigration Minister received a copy of the ‘badly worded’ Operation Fortitude press release, but no one read the missive that sparked outrage.


Ebola affected visa ban

In a move to ensure Australia remains Ebola free, the Government has announced that no visas will be issued to those from Ebola-affected countries.

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