When will Prime Minister Gillard tighten asylum seeker policies AKA STOP THE BOATS?

Answer What the hell are you talking about? How exactly do you measure how 'tight' a policy is? Is there an SI unit for policy tension? And why on Earth do you think that making policies 'tighter' woul... Read More »

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Should the Australian Navy escort all "asylum seeker" boats from Indonesia to Australia?

I guess one of the problems is that Indonesia doesn't have the same sort of resources, navy ships, border control vessels etc that we have. It does seem unfair that in order to avoid loss of life, ... Read More »

Was the chartering of a 737 jet, for one asylum seeker passenger, warranted?

Nothing surprises me anymore with this incompetent lot of fools running this country.Is there no end to the money wasting?My brother had two & a half fingers chopped off while fencing years ago & h... Read More »

Is it possible for a close friend of yours to adopt you if you are a 28-year-old asylum-seeker in the UK?

Generally speaking, only children can be "adopted", whether in the United Kingdom or elsewhere, as adults over the age of 18 or 21 in most nations, are deemed capable of being on their own. Of cour... Read More »

Tears in Parliament over asylum seeker deaths this week. Were they genuine?

As heartless and cold as we may think politicians are, they are after all as human as you or me. I was very distressed knowing that so many people had drowned, regardless of what the circumstances ... Read More »