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Maxine Beneba Clarke's Hate Race

Maxine Beneba Clarke, The Hate Race (Hachette Australia 2016)

I finished reading The Hate Race on the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, celebrated in Australia as Harmony Day, and this year the day on which the Turnbull government put forward legislation intended to make it legal to insult, offend or humiliate someone on the basis of their race. 673 more words

Books

A little story to share for Harmony Day

With Benjamin Law starting the hashtag #FreedomOfSpeech on Twitter today, my little story to share for Harmony Day is too long to fit in a tweet, so I’ll share it here. 278 more words

Society And Culture

“How not to suck at cooking” – Matt Frazier the No Meat Athlete

“There are now millions of people who spend more time watching food being cooked on television than they actually cooking it themselves” Michael Pollan – Cooked… 1,562 more words

ABC Book Club Season 10 Episode 9 #bookclubABC

I’ve managed to make it to another live recording of the show, so it’s not just me and my wine, but me and the peoples this week. 1,581 more words

Jennifer Byrne