Ideas, Commentary and Solutions for Australian & International Policy
Tim Wilson is Australia's Human Rights Commissioner and a classical liberal public policy analyst. He is one of Australia's most challenging opinion makers drawing on strong philosophical principles, backed up with evidence while maintaining a real-world edge. Passionate. Controversial. Fearless. He's not afraid to be outspoken in offering an optimistic solutions-focused perspective on local and international issues that gets people engaging and talking. More..
Border force: preserving freedom doesn't sit with governments, the SMH & the Age - Aug 29th, 2015 Horrified in response I called the minister's office seeking an explanation.
Later, the agency issued a clarifying statement that "the ABF does not and will not stop people at random in the streets and does not target on the basis of race, religion or ethnicity".
By that stage the damage was done.
Regardless of Border Force's intentions, it raises serious questions about the culture of an more...