Category Archives: Australia

LAT: White supremacism in Australia, long a virulent strain, is amplified by the Internet

Robyn Dixon writes: Australian far-right extremists often call themselves NEET — not in employment, education or training — and condemn “ruthless elites” and intellectuals. Many of them blame Jews for non-white immigration. One Melbourne-based group known as the Dingoes runs … Continue reading

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Theater Thursday: The Death Of Stalin (2017)

* Steve Sailer on The Death of Stalin. More. * Millennial Couple Bikes Near ISIS Territory to Prove ‘Humans Are Kind’ and Gets Killed * Full text: Senator Fraser Anning’s maiden speech * How Trump Radicalized ICE * The Weekly … Continue reading

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NYT: Is Australia’s Media Too Prudish for a Sex Scandal?

Amelia Lester writes in the New York Times: Barnaby Joyce was probably the last politician average Australians would expect to be embroiled in a sex scandal. A comparison to Mike Pence isn’t so far-fetched: They’re both second in charge of … Continue reading

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The Hottest Bird On The Planet

At the end of the Austalian ABC miniseries on the Easybeats, the manager says: “Our little Jehovah’s Witness [Dick Diamonde] just bagged the hottest bird on the planet.” According to Wikipedia: “By October 1969 the Easybeats had disbanded and according … Continue reading

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The Guardian: ‘The rise of antisemitism in Australia has a distinctly American tone’

The Guardian: A few years ago, I sat in the office of a rabbi in Perth discussing the state of the local Jewish community. The rabbi spoke with effusive pride at the academic success of the city’s Jewish high school, … Continue reading

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