History of Asylum Seekers in Australia
There have been many "solutions" including...
The Pacific Solution
Created after the Tampa Affair (2001). Asylum seekers could not land on Christmas Island.
The Indonesian Solution
Indonesia recieved funds and intelligence to stop asylum seekers from going to Australia by boat
In Australia today
-Asylum seekers detained in PNG in poor conditions -Policy does not treat them with respect and kindness -Scriptures state that people must take care of the vulnerable to uphold justice
Asylum seekers around the world
Italy runs a program which rescues asylum seekers from the Mediterranean. This program upholds the values of social justice found in scriptures.
should change its
asylum seeker policy
to match the values of the Hindu and Hebrew texts
to better uphold the
of the asylum seekers
and to promote