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The Westminster Bridge attack: Socio-political Perspectives of the West, and Terrorism

March 31, 2017 - 17:32 -- Admin

By Dr Strobe Driver Introduction In my last article—War in a public place: The Bastille Day attack, the strategy and tactics of Insurgencies—I stipulated ‘civilians are deemed part of the enemy,’ and this has, yet again, played out in the London Westminster Bridge attack of 22 March, 2017.[1] Notwithstanding the pain and sorrow that is…

Multicultural Australia: but still we debate

March 31, 2017 - 08:00 -- Admin

By ‘Outsider’ Continued from Part 1. Multicultural Australia: Malcolm Turnbull’s camouflage In the Prime Minister’s self-comforting view, Australians “are defined not by race, religion or culture, but by shared values of freedom, democracy, the rule of law and equality of opportunity – “fair go” – the prosaic ‘fair go’. The formulae recur even more frequently…