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Filipa Payne: 501 Support Advocate says the policy has had a huge impact on society

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 23 May 2022, 8:53am
One of the New Zealand citizens captured in video shot by Australian Border Force and supplied to Channel 9. (Photo / Supplied)
One of the New Zealand citizens captured in video shot by Australian Border Force and supplied to Channel 9. (Photo / Supplied)

Filipa Payne: 501 Support Advocate says the policy has had a huge impact on society

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 23 May 2022, 8:53am

All eyes on what incoming Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese will do around 501 deportees. 

He took a softer stance on key issues throughout the campaign, including opposing the Morrison government's bid to increase 501 deportations 

501 Support Advocate and Iwi in Aus co-founder Filipa Payne told Kate Hawkesby the policy has been a point of tension for the past seven years. 

She says it's had a huge impact on society, and a ghastly impact on the people who have been through the detention centres in Australia. 

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