Browsing All posts tagged under »Australia«

My seeds and your grandchildren = exotic!

February 5, 2009


Era[c]ing Pasts :: Reinscribing Presence

February 1, 2009


The biggest silence in Australia is about  Indigenous history and people.  We have forgotten our bloody heritage and the injustices that have become part of every day life for indigenous people here. We have just had our national day of celebrating colonialism —Australia Day.   But  despite our Prime Minister’s apology to Indigenous people last […]

Racism Rears Its Ugly Head on Australian Television and Radio

January 25, 2009


This little gem is from the ABC TV’s Media Watch

Israel no victim

December 30, 2008


Peter Slezak and Antony Loewenstein Vic Alhadeff is a senior Zionist organisation official. His Unleashed article provides an opportunity for analysis that is instructive about our media and intellectual culture. The very persuasiveness of Alhadeff’s case for Israel is the reason it deserves attention. It misrepresents the uncontroversial facts and the moral issues at stake. […]