- Dunn, K; Forrest, J; Burnley, I; McDonald, A. (2004) ‘Constructing Racism in Australia’ in Australian Journal of Social Issues 39,4
Tumblr is a great source for learning about race relations, but it is so US-centric. I’m scouring my resources for material that is better suited to the Australian environment regarding studies of race and ethnicity, culture, and history. As for the above quote, I would probably argue that the ‘old racism’ in Australia was prevalent way before the states came together in 1901, but manifesting itself largely towards the Indigenous population.
(saw this on fb and thought you might like it, beautiful eh?)
Wow! This is stunning!
So our threat to national security was upgraded to high for absolutely no reason. No threat. No arrests. No evidence. Nothing. Just some more anti-Muslim scare tactics.
Suvendrini Perera, ‘Oceanic corpo-graphies, refugee bodies and the making and unmaking of waters’ in Feminist Review, (2013) 103, 58-79.
The real terrors of Australia operate deep within its borders, behind closed doors…from afar they control the shorelines with their rhetoric as much as with their ships.