The federal government is punching down more on those already denied resources and rights. Among them are refugees who have not had their rights to asylum recognised.
The COVID-19 crisis has made resistance more difficult, but the mobilisations inside and outside the detention hotel at Kangaroo Point has been a high point in the struggle.
The following is a recording of a Politics in the Pub FNQ public meeting held on November 19.
Featured speakers were: refugee Amin Afravi, medical whistleblowers Caroline de Costa and Jacinta O'Leary, and Socialist Alliance activist and Rural Australians for Refugees secretary Jonathan Strauss.