“We have thousands, no, millions, of people who understand ISIS, who hate ISIS. And we’re turning our back on them…They’re the greatest assets we have in this war, but only if we start seeing them as assets.”
#qanda Great, great point by Andrew McCleod about refugees being potentially our greatest asset against Daesh.
— Jane Caro (@JaneCaro) November 16, 2015
Still, for all of the talk from the panel, the strongest comments against both extremism and xenophobia came from those asking the questions – real Muslims whose families had fled to Australia for safety.
— ABC Q&A (@QandA) November 16, 2015
It’s time for moderate politicians of all parties to come out and condemn those politicians using refugees as pawns in their hatred. #QandA
— Dr Paul Harrison (@IAmPaulHarrison) November 16, 2015