Desperate mum invokes ‘Ryan’s Rule’ to get help for baby after being sent home eight times from Gold Coast Uni Hospital

Lili Curtis with daughter Arabella. She wants other parents to know their rights if they

Lili Curtis with daughter Arabella. She wants other parents to know their rights if they feel their child is not getting proper treatment. Picture: Richard Gosling

EIGHT times Lili Curtis took her sick 10-month-old daughter Arabella to Gold Coast University Hospital only to be told to go home.

Each time Ms Curtis became more angry and upset as doctors who visited the child at home kept saying she should be in hospital.

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Statement from an asylum seeker who was transferred from Wickham Point to Nauru

We could hardly believe this so have waited for a definite report. Here it is. This is what is done to force frightened people back to the hell of Nauru.

Imagine the effect on children – would any of us want this done to ours?

Transfer from Wickham Point detention centre near Darwin to Nauru on Wednesday 24

Arezo* had been brought to Australia from Nauru for medical care.… Go to Article

Israel detains Palestinian Archbishop Hanna


30 June 2015

The human rights and Palestine solidarity organization BDS South Africa condemns Israel’s recent arrest and detainment of Palestinian Archbishop Theodosios Atallah Hanna. Over the past weekend Archbishop Hanna was arrested when he participated in a non-violent protest march against Israel’s illegal seizure of a Palestinian hospital which is part of the al-Baraka (“house of blessing”) Presbyterian church complex, north of Hebron in Palestine.

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Independent and Peaceful Australia Network Conference

Please consider attending two important events in Brisbane next week…

It is only a week until people from all over Australia will be gathering in Brisbane to attend the IPAN (Independent and Peaceful Australia) forum and conference. The focus of these two events is how to move our Government away from its subservient acceptance of US troops, planes, ships and bases on our soil.… Go to Article