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Consign disability discrimination to the bin

Gothard, J. and Fox, C. (2008) Consign disability discrimination to the bin. The Australian, 17 November 2008 .

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LAST week The Australian noted Immigration Minister Chris Evans's comment that Down syndrome was not grounds for failing the health requirement of the Migration Act. He's quite correct, in that there is no mention of Down syndrome, nor indeed of disability, in the act. Like race before it, disability has become the new unmentionable in Australian migration policy.

Publication Type: Others
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Mirror Newspapers, for Nationwide News Pty. Ltd
Notes: Newspaper article
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