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GetUp's Shen Narayanasamy: lessons from the campaign for those seeking asylum in Australia

June 12, 2017 - 14:43 -- Admin

GetUp's Shen Narayanasamy shares lessons from Asylum Seeker Campaigning at the Progress 2017 gathering in Melbourne on 7 June:

GetUp is an Australian progressive campaigning community.Shen outlines three of their strategies: to change public opinion; to break the bi-partisan political consensus; and to end corporate involvement in detention centres. One of the current campaigns is called No Business in AbuseThe two-day event was organised by the Centre for Australian Progress.More