DO NOT LOOK

Australian academics delve into the sinister world of sexual harassment: We set out to build on the existing literature and find out just how common the different forms of objectifying experiences were in the lives of young Australian women.  In collaboration with researchers from Australian Catholic University, we ran a study of 81 young women […]

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“TERRORIST” MISINFORMED

Accused terrorist Darren Osborne drove a rented vehicle into worshippers outside Finsbury mosque – of all places – motivated by biased reporting from Britain’s media: “I want to kill Muslims” were the reported words of the killer last night who plowed into a crowd of worshippers outside a London mosque. He wants to kill Muslims, […]

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DEATH WISH

Today, on my way to the shops to buy some red meat – the likely cause of a deadly cardio-vascular event should I not be killed in a more powerful vehicle vs motorcycle prang – I observed, for the second week in a row, a young couple out bicycling.

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RACISM IS REAL

I clearly recall bewilderment at the “colored entrance” tucked away in a side street around the corner from the main entrance to the grandest movie theatre in my home town. My mother explained, without further comment, that “negro” moviegoers must use a separate entrance and sit separately. Things have changed greatly since the 1950s, it […]

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TAXPAYER-FUNDED DISASTER

Theodore Dalrymple’s take on London’s catastrophic public housing fire: The disastrous fire in Grenfell Tower, a tower block of public housing in London, in which at least 30 and possibly many more people were killed could not have come at a better time for Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the opposition to Theresa May’s Conservative […]

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