The blockade of Gaza by Israel, fully implemented since 2007 and described by the Secretary-General as “a continuing collective penalty against the population in Gaza was strangling the economy in Gaza and imposed severe restrictions on the rights of the Palestinians.
Special thanx to Hossein and Alfi
THE WORKING CLASS HAVE NO COUNTRY - Communist Manifesto
Pick out Andy & Ian at World Refugee day, King George Square, 20 June 2015
Andy and Ian speak with Hossein, a Rohingynan, refugee from Rakine state (near Myanma [Burma] and Alfi, a refugee from West Papua.
Andy interviews David Sprigg who threw his shoe at Immigration Minister, Peter Dutton.
Refugees are a mass movement with 2.59 Million refugees displaced in 2015 alone
Highest percent per population
1. Jordan – refugees from Syria, Palestine, Iraq
2. Lebanon – refugees from Syria
3. Nauru – refugees from Afghanistan, Hazaras, Sri Lanka (Tamils), Iran, Iraq, Somalia, Sudan, Ethiopia, placed there by Australia.
hOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS John Butler Trio
Alfi played West Papuan freedom songs