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Joyce Chia
Legal academic with expertise and interests in migration and refugee law, charity and not-for-profit law, public law & politics.
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Joyce Chia May 21
Faith Leaders call on newly elected Government to resolve plight of refugees on Manus
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Joyce Chia May 20
She may only have been an MP for a few months, but by pushing for the bill for still stuck in & , did more than most of our long-standing lollies ever did for the most vulnerable. My thanks for her courage & passion
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Joyce Chia May 16
I remember seeing my father cry when Bob Hawke did this. There was a lot of racism in the 1980s, but our leaders then led the way. Now the leaders use as pawns for their own ambitions.
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Joyce Chia May 16
Congrats. It’s been a terrible five years for but I’m grateful to have been part of the and to see it flourish
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ASRC May 16
Shamindan has been detained on Manus for 6 yrs, away from family, without medical care, justice or a home. Listen to what ⁦⁩ is asking you to vote for tomorrow. RT to amplify his voice.
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Joyce Chia May 16
Passionate about helping on and ? Check out this critical role
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Joyce Chia May 14
Someone has to lose for first homebuyers to win - it’s the truth no politician wants to say. Good on ⁦⁩ for the clearest explanation yet of this policy
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Joyce Chia May 13
On Day, we ask you to use to join forces to show your support for a fair and humane policy. Show our politicians you care.
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Joyce Chia May 12
Canadian Supreme Court have upheld rights to challenge detention - meanwhile in Australia are stuck in indefinite detention without any meaningful rights to review
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Joyce Chia May 9
We're sending a message to politicians that we want policies for people seeking asylum that are humane, not cruel. today to help us achieve change
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Joyce Chia Mar 21
Home Office has utterly failed in immigration detention, MPs find. Sadly the situation is much worse in Australia
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Joyce Chia Mar 19
Calling out those who created a toxic environment for Muslims
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Joyce Chia Mar 12
Congrats to Hakeem al-Araibi who became an Australian citizen. If only this government would welcome more
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Joyce Chia Feb 27
Burned refugee would have had 95% chance of survival in Australia, inquest hears.
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Joyce Chia Feb 25
Time to end the jobs for boys & make appointments independent of the political parties.
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Joyce Chia Feb 12
A reminder of what the is about - not politics, but people
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Joyce Chia Feb 12
So proud to be working with this team at and all our marvellous members, friends and fellow travellers. Great work today on the despite all that was thrown at you
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Joyce Chia Feb 12
Replying to @DanielWebbTI
Thanks @DanielHRLC for all you've done in the past years on this issue. I'm not sure you'll be having much of a break if you're working on corruption in the Pacific thought - that Paladin Security needs a good looking into!
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Joyce Chia Feb 7
It’s pretty simple. Would you trust a doctor or a politician with your health? When doctors say people will die if we don’t pass the Bill to protect refugees, do you trust them or Peter Dutton?
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Az Dastyari Feb 5
. accuses supporters of the medical evacuation bill of not having "the faintest idea how this works." Take it from someone who knows a hell of a lot about processing & detention on and . Our current offshore policies are expensive, inhumane & illegal
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