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Redefining Your Limited View of Racism and White Supremacy

January 24, 2019 - 15:15 -- Admin

As we look at the news coming out of America (or the tweets from the President) we are aggrieved that the country is more than ever gripped in the claws of racism, and even worse, that of a white supremacist society. Chicago-based activist Karla Thomas tells us of a country that is “erroneously predicated on white as ‘good’…

A pat on the head for Mundine and Price

January 23, 2019 - 12:34 -- Admin

The preselection of Warren Mundine and Jacinta Price is a reward for their advocacy of “old white fella” policies. They have chosen the comfort and support that comes from aligning yourself with those who hold and wield the power whilst seemingly blaming Aboriginal people for their own oppression. Whilst they might speak about issues affecting…

Morrison Clarifies Dress Code: Thongs Out, But Flip-flops Fine!

January 23, 2019 - 09:31 -- Admin

Just when we all thought that Donald Trump was the answer to the question: How stupid can a politician be?, up steps Australian’s contender in Scott Morrison! Old ScoMo has been around for years, but like that relative you only see at Christmas, you’ve just considered him irrelevant and rather boring. However, now that he’s…

The Tragedy of Religion

January 22, 2019 - 10:30 -- Admin

By Miriam English The great tragedy of religion is that those who are trapped within its falsehood honestly believe it is a great and beautiful truth, that it can heal the world and enlighten people, and that it is the purest source of morality. These people are not stupid, nor are they intentionally wicked. Many…

The Liberal Party and Women

January 22, 2019 - 09:00 -- Admin

By Aerchie  The Liberal Party does not have a problem with women. It has a problem with white, middle-aged males. They do make up the vast majority of the elected members of the Liberal Party, as well as the vast majority of the un-elected hidden party apparatchiks. The few women who are involved with the Liberal…