Tag: Australia

Fox’s O’Reilly: ‘All the Wolves Have Been Muslims’

By Peter Hart – Fair.org     On his show last night, Fox host Bill O’Reilly (12/15/14) weighed in on the value of torture and the hostage situation in Australia: In Sydney, Australia today, a Muslim fanatic apparently kills two, injures four others, before police shoot him dead. Another lone wolf terror attack that was seen… Read More ›

Stop Asking Muslims To Condemn Terrorism. It’s Bigoted And Islamophobic

DTT comment: Muslims are against terrorism. Stop labelling Muslims for the action of some individual maniacs. Stop asking Muslims to apologize, condemn something they have nothing to do with. By Max Fisher – Vox.com   There’s a certain ritual that each and every one of the world’s billion-plus Muslims, especially those living in Western countries,… Read More ›

‘Muslims are Evil’ – Another Australian Mosque Suffers Anti-Islam Vandalism

By Sounak Mukhopadhyay – AU.IbTimes.com A Brisbane mosque was vandalised with anti-Muslim graffiti on Wednesday. The incident took place in Rocklea, in the southern part of Brisbane, where a Muslimprayer centre was vandalised with a graffiti-message against Muslims. Police were called after the graffiti were discovered. ABC News reported that it was the prayer hall… Read More ›

‘Knife-Wielding Man’ Storms Muslim school

DTT: A man is said to have threatened to kill Muslim at a school where there were children present at the time. The perpetrator is said to have threatening staff and others. By Jackson Stiles – TheNewDaily.com.au A man armed with a knife has allegedly threatened to kill Muslims at an Islamic school. A man… Read More ›

We Are The Ones Being Terrorised, Muslims Say

By Michael Koziol & Leila Abdallah – SMH.com.au A car has been damaged and daubed with offensive comments, threatening letters have been sent and women have been abused in the street. A backlash of hate crimes against the Muslim community after the police raids last week has also sparked a rash of social media comments such… Read More ›

Daniel Fing / Picture: Channel 9

Australian Police Investigating ‘Terror Maps’ Found In A House

DTT Comment: Another non-Muslim terrorist not mentioned in the mainstream media. If this individual was Muslim, it would have been headline news for weeks all around the World, the Muslim community would have been asked to condemn and work with the Australian Government, and used as a pretext to rush through new laws. Since he’s not… Read More ›

When Islam came to Australia

Few Australians are aware that the country’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples had regular contact with foreign Muslims long before the arrival of Christian colonisers. And Islam continues to exercise an appeal for some Aboriginal peoples today, writes Janak Rogers. The white lines are faint but unmistakable. Small sailing boats, picked out in white… Read More ›

Islamophobia: “Im so F###ING Angry! I Hate Pak##, I hate Muslims. Kill them all!” [ All On Twitter]

By Jessica Elgot – Huffington Post Islamophobia is “rampant” on social media and affects even the tamest online debates when Muslims attempt to engage, new research has suggested. The Birmingham City University report ‘Online Hate Against Muslims on Social Media’ said the three most common phrases used to attack Twitter users were ‘Muslim paedos’, Muslim terrorists’… Read More ›

Australia: Anti-Islamic & Right-Wing Groups Driving Bendigo Anti-Mosque Push

By Aisha Dow & Rania Spooner – smh.com.au June 24, 2014 Bendigo has become a rallying point for a loosely affiliated network of right-wing and anti-Islamic groups providing cash and support for the fight to block the city’s first mosque. The Bendigo campaign, which included the spread of black balloons, is just the latest in a… Read More ›

Australia: Happy Ramadan Signs At Woolworths Stores Creates A Stir With Some Customers Threatening To Boycott Stores

By Kathryn Powley – News.com.au JUNE 26, 2014 WOOLWORTHS is wishing some customers a “Happy Ramadan” — but not everybody is celebrating. The supermarket giant has Ramadan promotions in 239 stores in areas with big Muslim populations. At Sunshine’s Marketplace Woolworths, posters and a display of nuts and dried fruit greet customers. The month-long Islamic… Read More ›