Category Archives: multiculturalism

living with the obtuse enemy when you’re GAY.

On SBS tonight I watched a show with approximately the above title. It consisted of two gay men in Melbourne intent on getting married, who meet an Anglican minister & the three of them spent a week [?] together & … Continue reading

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a national multicultural image

Today, a researcher of Australian women’s magazines said on ABC News 24 TV, that indigenous, Asian and African women simply are not used on the fashion runways and subsequently in the fashion magazines. The image presented as the “LOOK” of … Continue reading

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Same sex unions

The SBS TV show Insight, hosted by Jennie Brockie was tonight  focused on the issue of same sex unions. True to the charter of the host station, it looked at the intersection of the phenomenon of same sex couples, religion … Continue reading

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I’m moved to write this because a young guy was sworn into Kevin Rudd’s new cabinet, he decided to swear his oath of office on the Koran. Weirdly, he copped flack for this on his facebook page. I wrote to … Continue reading

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