Asylum seekers & Australian Democracy
The 11th Ideas and Society Lecture, held on 15th October, 2010.
A discussion on the attitudes towards asylum seekers in Australia, involving Professor Marilyn Lake (History, La Trobe University) Julian Burnside QC, George Megalogenis (Senior Journalist, The Australian) and Professor Robert Manne (Politics, La Trobe University). Chaired by Professor Dennis Altman (Politics, La Trobe University).
Part 1 - Introduction by Professor Dennis Altman
Part 2 - Marilyn Lake, History, La Trobe University
Part 3 - Julian Burnside QC
Part 4 - George Megalogenis, Senior journalist, The Australian
Part 5 - Robert Manne, Politics, La Trobe University
Part 6 - Questions and discussion