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The “Drowning” Argument

Julian Burnside 7g LLLLLLLLLLAbbott, Morrison, Turnbull and Dutton are not to be believed when they express concern about people drowning in their attempt to reach safety.  Their policy (which Labor basically supports) seems to be this: “We are so concerned about you drowning, that we will punish you if you don’t drown.”

The Federal election campaign of 2013 was the first time in our political history that…

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