Palm Sunday Refugee Rally

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'Let's march together for justice today, and then beyond today, until we've restored justice for refugees.' We spoke to some of the people at today’s Palm Sunday march for refugees in Melbourne. Tens of thousands turned out at events throughout Australia.

 

 

Featuring (in order of appearance): Erin, ‘Love Makes a Way’; Josh Lourensz, Catholic Alliance for People Seeking Asylum; Bronwen Kellett, Xavier Social Justice Network; Rasika Crowley, Ignatian Service Coordinator at Xavier College; Rod Bower, President of the Humanists Society of Victoria; David Manne, Refugee Lawyer

 

 

Topic tags: Palm Sunday, refugees, asylum seekers

 

 

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In every town and city in Australia it would be very heartening to see a rally like this on Palm Sunday. There is a major highway dissecting the townships in our district and we could have quite an impact. On second thought, why wait. One Sunday a month until the government starts acting humanely.
Pam | 15 April 2019


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