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18 Africans in a house?

By Thumper 2 October 2007 54

The SMH is reporting that eighteen Sudanese refugees are believed to be sharing a two-bedroom house in Canberra.

Marion Le, from the Independent Council for Refugee Advocacy, revealed the case after Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews said there was evidence African refugees were having trouble settling into Australia.

Eighteen Sudanese crammed into a small house is not acceptable.

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Mr Evil 5:04 pm 05 Oct 07

“I’m sorry, Evil. I am a bad man. A bad, horrible man.”

It’s alright: just blame the devil. 😉

Deadmandrinking 4:28 pm 05 Oct 07

I’m sorry, Evil. I am a bad man. A bad, horrible man.

barney 6:23 pm 04 Oct 07

Plenty of room at the lodge ……………

Mr Evil 1:27 pm 04 Oct 07

Hey, that’s not a very nice thing to say!

Deadmandrinking 12:46 pm 04 Oct 07

Oh mr evil…you truly are a wan- I mean evil.

No, actually, you’re just a toss.

Mr Evil 11:03 am 04 Oct 07

“Why take the time to comment?”

Because I had nothing better to do but bait some lefties. 😉

la mente torbida 10:32 am 04 Oct 07

Andy – apologies, my comments were based around the general tone of comments – I should really stop making sweeping generalisations 🙂

la mente torbida 10:30 am 04 Oct 07

“Not racism: frankly just don’t care!”

Why take the time to comment?

la mente torbida 9:04 am 04 Oct 07

“Indeed. Just label anyone who questions the PC dogma as racist.”

or

Just call someone who disagrees ‘numb nuts”

andy 9:02 am 04 Oct 07

la mente torbida – my comment has nothing to do with the race, age, religion or sex of the people in question.
if there was 18 people of any sort, crammed into a 2 bedroom house, i’d expect the PM to kick them out.

el, as a landlord, that comment warms my heart!

el ......VNBerlinaV8 9:35 pm 03 Oct 07

Maybe they required the combined income of 18 people to rent a place in Canberra?

BigDave 9:21 pm 03 Oct 07

18 Africans in a house? Why does this come as a shock to so many? I’ve been under the impression for years that that was the norm.

Special G 7:25 pm 03 Oct 07

What if its one family. mum dad and their 16 kids. You couldn’t split them up. My wife teaches many sudanese refugees and they think living in these conditions is bloody luxury and their family, or what’s left of it, are all together.

Move them into the Lodge – Howard isn’t likely to use it or notice.

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