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Yes, you can have a Chinese girlfriend and still be racist

Yes, you can have a Chinese girlfriend and still be racist | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Lola Okolosie: Conservatives can't be racist because so many of them have foreign wives? Here are six reasons why that's not a great argument
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5 Facts That Will Absolutely Infuriate You About Police and Racist Violence

5 Facts That Will Absolutely Infuriate You About Police and Racist Violence | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Here are the top facts showing the injustice of police brutality against Black folks – and why you should support Black Lives Matter. For Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and all the other victims.
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Dissecting The Anatomy Of Racism: Waleed Aly Got It Wrong - New Matilda

Dissecting The Anatomy Of Racism: Waleed Aly Got It Wrong - New Matilda | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
In Waleed Aly’s Fairfax column last week he explained the “anatomy” of our national neurosis, the one that periodically erupts whenever white men are challenged about their natural order. The order they have been appointed to the very apex of by, variously, God, their kleptocrat mates or miscellaneous undisclosed donors. Out they trotted last week to bewailMore
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'You can ask a Muslim woman absolutely anything': speed dating for cross-cultural conversation

'You can ask a Muslim woman absolutely anything': speed dating for cross-cultural conversation | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
“When a global event of terrorism occurs, sadly we blame a Muslim woman living in Melbourne,” said Hana Assafiri. “Muslim women are faced with either needing to be rescued from our oppression, or feared.” Ms Assafiri is a chef at the Morrocan Deli-cacy café in Melbourne’s Lygon Street, and has founded a fortnightly event to aid community dialogue. “You can come along and ask a Muslim women absolutely anything.” Sascha is attending to deepen her understanding of the practice of hijab.
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Prevent gives people permission to hate Muslims – it has no place in schools | Fahid Qurashi

Prevent gives people permission to hate Muslims – it has no place in schools | Fahid Qurashi | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Teachers are right to reject a counter-radicalisation strategy that frames terrorism as a Muslim problem and demonises an entire community
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This is a black conversation: give us the space to be heard | Eliza Anyangwe

This is a black conversation: give us the space to be heard | Eliza Anyangwe | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
All kinds of people have been weighing in on the politics of Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé’s recent performances. But sometimes, just sometimes, it’s black voices that matter most
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This High School Student Just Schooled Her Teacher on What Racism Is

This High School Student Just Schooled Her Teacher on What Racism Is | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
'Racism is based on the systematic oppression of people.'
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Is I’m A Celebrity's Africa-themed show a bad case of cultural appropriation?

Is I’m A Celebrity's Africa-themed show a bad case of cultural appropriation? | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Loincloths and leopard print abound in the second season trailer of I’m A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! and it has angered some African Australians
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American Racism in the 'White Frame'

American Racism in the 'White Frame' | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Racial discrimination is so embedded in our system that it has become nearly invisible. And there is data to prove it.
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Transforming White People Is Not the Job of Minority Students

Transforming White People Is Not the Job of Minority Students | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
It is time for universities to acknowledge their students of color as more than potential learning tools and diversity statistics for white students and brochures to brag about.
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Why The Bachelorette and Kyle Sandilands are wrong to defend the show's lack of racial diversity

Why The Bachelorette and Kyle Sandilands are wrong to defend the show's lack of racial diversity | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Sam Frost claims even if a black man was added to the all-white cast of suitors critics would dub him a ‘token’ addition. So why even bother, right?
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War dance flash mob brings Federation Square to standstill

War dance flash mob brings Federation Square to standstill | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Melbourne's Federation Square is brought to a standstill as more than 200 people perform a war dance in support of Adam Goodes.
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Eight things racists say to try and convince people they're not being racist

Eight things racists say to try and convince people they're not being racist | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Don't fall for it, will you?
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Australia, please join me in the kitchen. It's time for an intervention | First Dog on the Moon

Australia, please join me in the kitchen. It's time for an intervention | First Dog on the Moon | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Sit down Australia, we need to have a chat. We care about you so much, but we’re worried someone is going to get hurt
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What is a real Aussie? Guerilla art raises the question | Culture

What is a real Aussie? Guerilla art raises the question | Culture | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
The artist behind the popular Real Australians Say Welcome campaign is once again hitting the streets of Australia with bold posters, raising questions over what an Aussie looks like.
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4 Lies We Need to Stop Believing About Racism If We Ever Truly Want It To End

4 Lies We Need to Stop Believing About Racism If We Ever Truly Want It To End | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
“#1: That racism only happens in individual interactions.” Conversations on systemic racism get derailed a lot – and these lies are some of the most common reasons we miss what's important.
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If having two non-white Logie nominees has caused such a stir, what would real equality provoke?

If having two non-white Logie nominees has caused such a stir, what would real equality provoke? | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Ruby Hamad on what the Logies brouhaha tells about Australia's underlying racism.
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Black Struggle Is Not a Sound Bite: Why I Refused to Meet With President Obama

Black Struggle Is Not a Sound Bite: Why I Refused to Meet With President Obama | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
As a radical, Black organizer, I do not feel that a handshake with the president is the best way for me to honor Black lives.
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Sikh Woman Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa’s Slam Poetry On Racism Wows Judges At Australia’s Got Talent

On 8 February, Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa appeared at Australia’s Got Talent and decided to recite an SWP that painted a hard-hitting picture of what the Sikh community faced in this country.

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This paragraph on a black kindergartner's view of the world is absolutely crushing

This paragraph on a black kindergartner's view of the world is absolutely crushing | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it

The New York Times has one of the saddest stories about modern racial bias I have ever read, as told by Ebbie Banks, a black 17-year-old from Palo Alto, California:

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Who belongs on the Australian beach? A history of gendered and racial possession

Who belongs on the Australian beach? A history of gendered and racial possession | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Australian artists challenge some of the white masculine stereotypes that dominate national imagery of the country’s beaches
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Stop Your White Fragility – It's Racial Violence and Here's Why

Stop Your White Fragility – It's Racial Violence and Here's Why | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Have you participated in white fragility? This author's calling in her fellow white allies who put their feelings before racial justice, or say things like “not all white people.” All white allies could use this info on how to do better.
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Call to combat racial profiling

Call to combat racial profiling | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
VICTORIA  needs an independent authority to investigate complaints of racial profiling and misconduct by police, legal and human rights groups say.
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Australia, You're Standing In It: Another Day, Another Week Of Breathtaking Aussie Racism | newmatilda.com

Australia, You're Standing In It: Another Day, Another Week Of Breathtaking Aussie Racism | newmatilda.com | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
This week in Australian politics began with calls on the Abbott Government to prioritise Christian refugees over Muslim refugees fleeing the slaughter in Syria.
It was an Islamophobic principle embraced with enthusiasm by the Commonwealth, who announced on Wednesday that it would extend 12,000 places for Syrians, with priority to be given to ‘persecuted minorities’.
That’s ‘dog whistle’ for ‘not Muslims’.
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If black lives matter in Australia, it's time we owned up to our history | Jeff Sparrow

If black lives matter in Australia, it's time we owned up to our history | Jeff Sparrow | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Australia’s frontier had cruelty to rival the US south. That’s why a racialised insult against Adam Goodes has more power than a comment on Andrew Bolt’s blog
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Brilliant Fan Artists Depict Nearly All-White Harry Potter Cast as People of Color

Brilliant Fan Artists Depict Nearly All-White Harry Potter Cast as People of Color | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Nearly all of Hollywood's teenage heroes are white. These artists dreamed of something different.
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