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I changed my mind about asylum seekers. Here's why.
Why are we so indifferent about the plight of asylum seekers trying to reach Australia?
Immigrants do not threaten our jobs — on the contrary, they create new possibilities and demand in our economy.
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The average American produces about 130 pounds of trash a month, and an article in the journal Nature estimates that global solid-waste generation will triple to...
After World War II, Dr Seuss dedicated himself to creating art that would speak to a sense of fairness and justice that he believed only children possessed.
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Mishandling or leaking classified information can carry heavy criminal sanctions, regardless of whether the material was properly classified, serves any public...
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Some Australians say asylum seekers who arrive by boat are "jumping the queue" by not coming to Australia through approved channels. Is it true?
A social cohesion initiative in Melbourne is using football to break down cultural barriers between teens.
The Bali bombings killed 202, including 88 Australians – a two part Dateline special brings three of the bereaved face-to-face with the terrorists behind the attack.
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Australia has earned a global reputation for being tough on asylum seekers with its policies on turning asylum boats around and denying anyone who arrives by boat...
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