RISE: Refugees, Survivors and Ex-Detainees calls on the Victorian Trade Hall Council (VTHC) to condemn the brutal police lockdown of 9 public housing towers in Flemington, and North Melbourne.

RISE: Refugees, Survivors and Ex-Detainees calls on the Victorian Trade Hall Council (VTHC) to condemn the brutal police lockdown of 9 public housing towers in Flemington, and North Melbourne.   While VTHC has launched a fundraiser for those living in lockdown, this...

RISE: Refugee, Survivors and eX-detainees condemn Victorian Premier Daniel Andrew’s brutal use of 500 police to enforce a “hard lockdown” of nine public housing estates in North Melbourne and Flemington

RISE: Refugee, Survivors and eX-detainees condemns Victorian Premier Daniel Andrew’s use of 500 police to brutally enforce a 5 day “hard lockdown” on nine public housing estates in North Melbourne and Flemington during this COVID-19 pandemic.  In addition to being low...

RISE Exclusive Media Release : More than 100 Musicians divest from Australia’s Refugee Detention Industry in solidarity with eX-detainees and current detainees facing ongoing torture and abuse , 04/06/2020

RISE eX-detainees wholeheartedly welcome the action taken by over 100 musicians who have divested from Australia’s abusive Refugee detention industry. RISE eX-detainees have been working with a group of Australian based musicians over the last three years via...