All posts tagged Australian Medical Association

Doctor’s apology for Auschwitz comparison rebuffed

An Australian medical expert has been accused of inadequately apologising after implying refugees on Manus Island and Nauru are worse off than Holocaust victims who were sent to be gassed at Auschwitz.

Nauru resettlement welcomed

THE Australian government announced on Sunday that the last four asylum-seeker children detained at Nauru will be resettled in the United States, vindicating the tireless efforts of refugee advocates including Jewish human rights lawyer and managing director of the National Justice Project (NJP), George Newhouse. 

Wentworth on knife edge

FORMER Australian ambassador to Israel Dave Sharma, and finance executive and media commentator Andrew Bragg headline a high-profile list of potential Liberal candidates for Malcolm Turnbull's Sydney electorate of Wentworth.