Category : Multiculture

Cronulla: 10 years on

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In 2005 thousands of people swarmed through the streets of Cronulla wearing Australian flags and chasing down anyone who wasn’t white. The violence made headlines around the world. In the middle of it all, police Sergeant Craig Campbell fought off thugs to protect the lives of two young men cornered on a train.

‘Nothing scares me': Muslim woman confronts anti-Islam demonstrators

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A young Muslim woman who as a child defied the Taliban to attend school vows to speak out against anti-Islam protesters despite an encounter last month that left her “heartbroken”.

Spear in chandelier Boag home

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Spear in chandelier Boag home Ms Boag said about $50,000 of damage was done to the home. This room had a spear inside the light fitting. Ms Boag said she … Read More >>

Locals reflect on the Cronulla riots 10 years on

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702 ABC Sydney hits the streets of Cronulla to ask locals what has changed 10 years on from the infamous riots.

A Pakistani greeting of welcome on the Boag home

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A Pakistani greeting of welcome on the Boag home Ms Boag says says her family saw the welcome on the house as a symbol of tolerance and a reflection of … Read More >>

Racist vandals Townsville image mirror

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Racist vandals Townsville image mirror Some of the graffiti inside Shani Boag’s family home. On her Facebook page Ms Boag replied to the accusations. ‘No. This room housed my mother … Read More >>

Townsville police hunt anti-Islamic vandals

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Townsville police are chasing vandals who set fire to and graffitied racist slogans on an Annandale home.

Giant menorah burns bright in Brisbane for Hanukkah

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A large menorah burns bright at Reddacliff Place in Brisbane’s CBD to mark Hanukkah and to celebrate 150 years of the Jewish community in Brisbane.

Is a lack of integration responsible for the mass shooting in the US?

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Does there need to be more of a focus on multiculturalism and making sure people feel included in society to stop them from committing acts of violence?

Filipino choir connects Riverland singer to cultural roots

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Desiree Guy does not hesitate to give a rendition of the Christmas carol O Holy Night while sitting on a pew in the quiet St Therese Catholic Church in Renmark.