DIVIDING AUSTRALIA INTO FOUR RACES | Herald Sun

Mark Latham is right. Malcolm Turnbull should have scrapped the Human Rights Commission, now peddling new racist stereotypes and categories.

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Last year he released a report on “A Blueprint for Cultural Diversity” that set out a new national policy on race relations. He identified four cultural groups into which all Australians were to be categorised: Indigenous, Anglo-Celtic, Other European and Non-European…

Some of the outcomes are bizarre, such as lumping the Irish in with ­English migrants under “Anglo-­Celtic”, plus grouping traditional rivals France and Germany as “Other European”.

Imagine how our Jewish population must feel in having Israel categorised as culturally “Non-European”, no different from the Arab states.

And what about the distinctive Asian cultures flourishing in Australia: why have they been grouped alongside people from Africa and South America? …

 

Source: DIVIDING AUSTRALIA INTO FOUR RACES | Herald Sun

What about me?

Polish, English, diluted with most of Europe and all of the British Isles, though as far as I know, no Asia or Africa, or Aborigine except as a defacto aunt and her relatives. The missing links are pretty much covered by close friends.

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