Imprisoned refugee wins cartoon award: #closethecamps

An man whose pen-name is Eaten Fish has won a political cartooning award, but, he’s also imprisoned on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea, in one of Australia’s infamous detention camps for asylum seekers. The 25-year-old man depicted three years of his life inside the camp as he struggled, and continues to struggle with obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic… Read More Imprisoned refugee wins cartoon award: #closethecamps

Politicians still playing games after #BurkiniBan was deemed ‘definitely illegal’

French Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, took to Facebook to express his support for the burkini ban on the country’s beaches even after the Conseil d’Etat deemed the ban “definitely illegal”. Valls said the burkini is a symbol of “political Islamism” and therefore a political affirmation of these ‘values’ in public spaces. Though admitting theses values to be in the minority the Prime… Read More Politicians still playing games after #BurkiniBan was deemed ‘definitely illegal’