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Host countries must employ special methods to thwart any infiltration attempts by violent extremists under the guise of being refugees, and develop a countering violent extremism plan that encompasses all aspects of deradicalisation.
by Alon Ben-Meir - 24/05/2016 - 7 comments
Emblem awareness campaigns are necessary both to explain the special significance of the emblem and to warn that the misuse of the emblem is a criminal offence.
by Keith Suter - 23/05/2016 - 4 comments
The First Lady's speech helped recreate 'an imaginative geography of West versus East, us versus Muslims-cultures in which first ladies give speeches versus others in which women shuffle around silently in burqas'.
by Alice Aslan - 19/05/2016 - 33 comments
The use of the Internet as a communications tool has been fuelled by the anonymity afforded to those who use it – enabling all kinds of hate and incitement to be spewed out daily.
by David Singer - 19/05/2016 - 30 comments
The idea that any religious institution should only disseminate its beliefs with caveats and qualifications strikes at the heart of freedom of religion, expression, and association.
by Chris Ashton - 18/05/2016 - 20 comments
Three things came to worry me: a conceited arrogance in the face of evidence from overseas; a desire to make laws 'for the greater good', and the belief that 'appropriate' intellectuals know better than the rest of us.
by David Leyonhjelm - 17/05/2016 - 16 comments
We are not seeking human rights for animals. We are seeking rights appropriate to the relevant species.
by Ruth Hatten - 16/05/2016 - 13 comments
Since this federal government was elected, we have seen 14 people die from suicide, inappropriate or inadequate medical attention, and injuries sustained in detention.
by Zoe Stewart - 11/05/2016 - 10 comments
An avalanche of homosexual and transgender material is flooding into the curriculum from high school to pre-school – all without parents' knowledge.
by Lyle Shelton - 9/05/2016 - 74 comments
After all, international human rights law does not recognize a right not to be offended.
Australia is a sick country, primarily because it has become such a selfish and self-centred country. A sense of entitlement pervades, indeed is encouraged and fostered within the ruling class and politicians.
by Bruce Haigh - 6/05/2016 - 56 comments
The extreme example of this was during Mao’s Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution in which the party’s youth was cynically revved up to weed out imagined traitors and the politically ‘incorrect’.
by William Hill - 5/05/2016 - 6 comments


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