Archive for December, 2012

The people smuggler: A review

December 29, 2012

THE PEOPLE SMUGGLER, ROBIN DE CRESPIGNY,  PENGUIN VIKING, 2012

By Jenny Haines

This is an important book in the debate about refugees, asylum seekers and people smugglers. It should be read by all members of federal parliament, some of whom stood weeping in parliament during the debate on asylum seekers in 2012, and then allowed the reopening of the Nauru and Manus Island detention centres to add to the misery they claimed to be so concerned about.

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