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In Melbourne Indian students are 2 1/2 times more likely than non-Indians to be beaten up or knifed. Indian student societies claim they are less likely to report assaults than non-Indians. If as appears likely that is the case the figure blows out even further. Why are Indians so much more likely to be attacked? Let’s go back a bit. Education is one of [...]
Out of the primordial swamp of hatred have crawled Rudd’s progeny, given breath by his vilification of the other. These are your dead Mr Rudd.
By protesting to demand a stop to racist violence, Indian students are doing us all a great favour. We must support them and join with them in their struggle.
Posted by Leonie, June 6th, 2009 - under ALP, Aborigines, Afghanistan, Australian Labor Party, Australian politics, Classes, Imperialism, Indian students, Muslims, Power, Powerlessness, Racism, Refugees, Rudd Government, Rudd Labor.
The Chaser team should do a skit on those kids Rudd’s troops have killed or whose deaths Rudd ignores as imperialism around the world (of which Australia is an integral part) destroys their lives.
It was early morning, and the armed thugs of the State moved in to attack students demonstrating for basic rights. Tiananmen Square twenty years ago? No. Melbourne’s Flinders Street Station intersection on the morning of 1 June. Thousands of Indian students were protesting against racist attacks on them over the last few weeks. The response [...]