Despite an apparent housing crisis we are also, apparently, able to take more refugees.
Even Susan Devoy, a woman who ignores hate crimes against Israelis and poofs, and instead finds herself in solidarity with Muslims, thinks we need to take more refugees.
Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy says New Zealand should take more refugees to show it’s deserving of its seat at the United Nations Security Council.
The Government announced on Monday that it would up New Zealand’s annual refugee quota from 750 to 1000 from 2018 — the first time the quota’s been changed in close to 30 years.
But that fell short of the expectations of opposition parties and refugee advocates, who’ve been calling for the quota to be doubled to 1500. Read more »