An ongoing conversation with people seeking asylum in Melbourne, Australia. 

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Birthdays under the regime

When I asked Irene, my daughter, ‘What do you want for you birthday?’ She said, ‘Mama, I don’t want anything. Can we just get out from this house?’


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