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Australia's refugee policy reaches new low with two asylum seekers setting themselves on fire; London's heated mayoral race; down and out in the US

May 4th, 2016

Episode 399 of 662 episodes

As two asylum seekers set themselves alight as a protest over conditions in Nauru, some politicians have accused advocates of encouraging dangerous behaviour - but the UNHCR says the policy itself is at fault. In London, the mayoral contest between the son of bus driver or the son of a billionaire, mirrors the divides in the city. Linda Tirado, the rare voice of the working poor in the US gives another perspective on the US election.

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