The language that the media continually uses to subtly diminish the seriousness of this offence is appalling. “Accused”? “Alleged”? We’ve all the seen the video, what they said, what they did and now they’ve been named, shamed and have volunteered themselves into police custody (probably for their own safety mind you).
Lainee Cameron and Larna Watmough need to be held accountable for their disgusting behaviour. Not just by the judicial system but by media and society as well.
Racially abusing and attacking a blind 77 yr old man on public transport for no reason but your own sick satisfaction? Fuck that Australia and Fuck that Australian media. FOR SHAME.
Adam Goodes’ Australian of the Year acceptance speech.
So much love and respect for this deadly fulla!
Goodbye racist shirts!
As we approach one of my most loathed days of the year, Australia Day *shudder*, I am proud to…
Let’s AIME to stop changes to the Racial Discrimination Act
The finalists for AIME’s the other election competition with their families
At some time today,…
The good guys are white, we have learned, after eons of our faces being plastered under cowboy hats and in impeccable Bond suits. White men are Superman, we have learned. Bad men, we have learned, are black. They’re gang bangers and thugs and talk loud and sometimes deliver funny lines where we laugh at their Otherness.
This photo just came up on my Facebook timeline with a caption from the person who screenshotted it saying:
“So this is Australia in 2013 - My best friend, may hard working, loving friend has been trolled by someone who is meant to be her competitor. This is racism, this is offensive. I’m actually so anger by this, the LFL need to discipline this ‘woman’ #racismitstopswithme”.
Welcome to Australia friends where blackface and golliwog jokes are a commonality….
Iggy Azalea on Aboriginal Australians.
Face fucking palm.
I seriously hope one day someone takes this girl by the hand and explains stuff. You don’t need to feel guilty sweetheart but a little respect, understanding and empathy is required.
I seriously do not mean to offend anyone when I say this. I am not racist and I hope no one takes this the wrong way. But I don’t understand sorry day.
It is ridiculous. If Aboriginals want to stop being singled out, they should stop singling themselves out. They publicly claim that they want…