[Marxism] Carlo's Corner: Finally, Australia is getting noticed, shame it is for being cruel racists

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Sat Apr 25 00:57:53 MDT 2015

Sometimes Australians feel like we're not always taken that seriously on
the world stage, viewed only as producers of crocodile hunters, B-grade
soaps and prime ministers with a bizarre taste in raw onions. So it's good
to know we are finally being presented as a model for other nations to

True, it's our government's policy of jailing children in horrific
conditions in offshore prisons in which they suffer sustained abuse that
has caught the eye of racist European politicians seeking to cynically
exploit the growing numbers of mass drownings in the Mediterranean. But
still, it's nice to be noticed.


“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

“The free market is perfectly natural... do you think I am some kind of
dummy?” — Jarvis Cocker

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