Yet Another Hurdle For Asylum Seekers

La Trobe Law migration Fahira Zaima

By Fariha Zaima Recently the Australian government has implemented a politically pragmatic but inherently unfair process which makes it much more difficult for asylum seekers to gain access to protection visas. On 5 December 2014, the Australian government passed the… Continue Reading

Stopping the boats – History Repeating? The crisis that seems all too familiar

La Trobe Law migration Meredith Jones

By Meredith Jones   Photos: Atlantic Ocean, August 1944 – Off the Indonesian coast, January 2015 The end of World War II saw the largest population upheaval in European history. Millions of Jewish and other minorities fled Europe or were… Continue Reading