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The real face of terrorism in Australia

July 21, 2016 - 09:33 -- Admin

The Australian government has arrested Renas Lelikan, a journalist, for the ‘crime’ of allegedly being a member of the PKK, the Kurdish Workers’ Party, one of the groups fighting ISIS. Echoing Billy Hughes’ outlawing of the Industrial Workers of the World in 1915/16, the PKK is a proscribed organisation in Australia (but not all Western countries) and membership per se is ‘illegal’.

The roots of Hansonism

July 19, 2016 - 22:43 -- Admin

Australia was built on the genocide of Aboriginal people. The ideology to justify this removed any trace of humanity from Aboriginal people and spawned a whole industry of racism, a racism that enabled the theft of Aboriginal land and the murder of the people. As capitalism developed in Australia this racism tied working class Australians to their white bosses.

Ban bigots, not Muslims

July 18, 2016 - 21:43 -- Admin

Television ‘celebrity’ Sonia Kruger has joined a long conga line of media arseholes like Eddy McGuire, Steve Price and Andrew Bolt.

Kruger is the host of Channel 9’s The Voice. On Channel 9’s Today program she called for a ban on Muslims migrating to Australia.