This week is Indigenous Round in the AFL, where games are spent acknowledging the remarkable contribution Aboriginals have made to our national game. While many discussions are being had, a transparent contradiction between the AFL’s states belief in equality and Aboriginal exceptionalism, is seldom raised. Every year, the AFL jumps on every single ‘equality’ cause… Continue reading Aboriginal exceptionalism or equality: which principle shall the AFL choose?
Quadrant have a fascinating piece regarding the historical existence of Australian pygmies, a racially distinct group from Aboriginals as we now understand them. This discussion of pygmies, in suggesting there have been various immigration waves prior to 1788, renders the notion of Aboriginal Australia being the ‘oldest continuous civilisation’ utterly untenable. Bringing the Aboriginal question… Continue reading The history of Australian pygmies
In today’s world, European in-group favouritism of any description is condemned as illogical, outdated, bigoted and most profoundly of all, racist. This pattern was observed last week, as Leftist outrage erupted after a short- lived Optus job advertisement stated it was seeking candidates from an ‘Anglo Saxon’ background. Evidently from the Left’s perspective, it is… Continue reading The great double standard on in-group favouritism