Anti-semitic racism hits Australia’s Education system, now where are those 18Ccharges they so wanted to keep?
This story, at least has now been picked up internationally. Let’s hope those racist anti-Semite students and their professors are condemned by their words.
“We’ve seen across campuses, across Melbourne, even across Australia, what would be classed as anti-semitism in any understanding being carried out against Jewish students simply because Jewish students are associated with Israel.
“Some of the things that we’re hearing on campus at the moment are beyond reprehensible.
“You’ve got fundamental bullying of people just because of their views, their religious beliefs.”
From Instapundit so it’s an international story as well.
As for the 18C clause that the Liberals had as part of the election platform that was campaigned for to be terminated: […] Quadrant – a bastion of the Australian conservative/liberal establishment, having effectively declared Abbott’s government an illiberal regime – is organising a civil-disobedience campaign against 18c.
‘Arrest Me, Abbott, I Dare You’
Filling in this document and sending it to the Prime Minister’s office, an act of civil disobedience in a noble cause, represents an offence if someone — anyone, actually — claims your opinion has hurt their feelings. Since he is leaving Section 18C on the books, Tony Abbott is duty-bound to see the law enforced. Let’s see if this is one pledge he is prepared to honour […]