Census Crisis

I see people talking about how in the Australian census, people who identified as Muslims has increased from 2.2% to 2.6%, and people are concerned because more people are identifying as no Religion. But what is the right thing to do? Should Australians say they are Christian on a census, because they are worried that Read more about Census Crisis[…]

Are the Innocent Guilty Until Proven Otherwise? – Part Two

Yesterday I wrote straight from my heart about the maiden speech of Pauline Hanson, but I left out something that is of vital importance for our people to understand about the current situation. It is a very grievous matter what I read the other day of what is happening in Europe. There is a great Read more about Are the Innocent Guilty Until Proven Otherwise? – Part Two[…]

Are the Innocent Guilty Until Proven Otherwise?

With the maiden speech of Pauline Hanson before the Senate, war has been declared by the One Nation party against Australians. Such ignorance and bigotry should not be so freely given a voice, let alone not be exposed for the empty lies that it is. This vocal minority of the far-right must not be allowed Read more about Are the Innocent Guilty Until Proven Otherwise?[…]

No More Manipulation and Lies

No matter what facet of our current society and paradigm that we look into, it seems that every aspect has been hacked, hi-jacked and messed with in such a way as to bring the greatest benefit to the current neoliberal world order, and to continue the enslavement of our individual lives for the service of Read more about No More Manipulation and Lies[…]

No More Support for the Illegal Racist State of Israel

As the day approaches for the 68th Anniversary of the Establishment of the State of Israel, I wish to give a short report on my views about the future of Australian relations with the State of Israel. Australia has been described as the midwife for the birth of the Jewish State of Israel, and it Read more about No More Support for the Illegal Racist State of Israel[…]

“Gun Control” vs “Gun Liberty”

“Gun control” vs “Gun liberty” Nearly 20 years after John Howard’s implementation of strong gun control laws in response to the Port Arthur Incident in 1996, SBS Insight ran an episode called, “How much control do we have over guns in Australia?” When it comes to the issue of civilian firearm ownership, the media would Read more about “Gun Control” vs “Gun Liberty”[…]

In response to “Refugees, border protection and the nationalist myth”

I was reading an article today with the above title, and in particular the subtitle was what grabbed me: “Why is there sympathy for those fleeing Syria but contempt for refugees on Nauru?” While they expose (rightly so) the misuse of the current refugee crisis for political ends on the part of both of our Read more about In response to “Refugees, border protection and the nationalist myth”[…]

Tolerance is NOT Admirable

Amongst those who espouse the “virtue” of a multi-ethnic society, toleration is often spoken of as an admirable quality. However, at its root, toleration means putting up with something you dislike. It’s not a quality necessary to live together with those who you respect and value for their quality and character. It is merely a Read more about Tolerance is NOT Admirable[…]