Monthly Archives: November 2015

An open letter to Nathan

Earlier this week, 9news.com.au published an article about a Reclaim Australia supporter – Nathan Paterson – who is upset because people are judging him on his looks. “People judge you just for the way you look, without knowing anything about you, which I think, that’s not fair,” Nathan said. This is our open letter to

Why I didn’t attend the Reclaim Australia counter-rally

Reclaim Australia has been around for less than a year, and already they have generated a reputation that many Australians don’t want to be associated with. Their Islamaphobic slogans and swastika-tattooed supporters clearly demonstrate what they really stand for. Earlier in the year, Jimmy Barnes, John Farnham and John Schumann asked that their music not

2015 Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia Conference

Last week on Thursday and Friday, the 5-6th of November, the 2015 FECCA National Conference took place in Sydney. FECCA, the Federation of Ethnic Community Councils of Australia, is the peak national body representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The two-day conference brought hundreds of leading decision makers, scholars, and experts together, all