Breaching Human Rights: Australia, Climate Change And The Torres Strait Islands – OpEd

Breaching Human Rights: Australia, Climate Change And The Torres Strait Islands – OpEd

Eurasia Review

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Australia has a mixed relationship with the United Nations Human Rights Committee.  Irritation, dismissal and even the occasional openly hostile comment, have registered.  But in 1994, the Toonen decision filtered through the Australian legal process, leading the federal government to remove archaically noxious provisions in...

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