Women are getting underwear or sanitary pads in detention centres
Posted on Tuesday 22/3/2011
On top of that
The women at Asti have to line up and ask of sanitary napkins on the day of their period and not before. Then they are given 6 napkins. They are free to ask for more as needed however during the night only male officers are on duty so they must ask these men.
ChilOut member Jessica wrote to her MP Tanya Plibersek and they received a less than inspiring response from the Minister for Immigration on the 4th of Feb 2011
To read Bowen's response head to
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