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Irfan Yusuf

Lawyer, author and commentator

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How do you stop polygamy? With overreaching surveillance, of course

December 12, 2016 4

Pauline Hanson thinks there needs to be a national identity card in order to stop Muslims from claiming Centrelink benefits for multiple wives.

Et tu, Angela? Merkel picks politics over people

December 9, 2016

If Merkel really wants to stamp out the wearing of face veils, she will find no greater ally than the mainstream German Muslim communities.

Why George Christensen might make a great immigration minister

December 5, 2016 17

Barnaby Joyce reckons George Christensen needs to be given a portfolio. Would Immigration be a good fit?

Some friendly advice to Tony Abbott on writing his next book

November 24, 2016 1

Take it from a Muslim, Tony, you need to come to terms with gay marriage.

Dear Caroline Overington, the White Australia Policy is over, deal with it

November 23, 2016 9

Sadly, ignorance of non-Anglo cultures is the name of the game in both mainstream media and politics in Australia.

What if our collective racism turned again to Asians?

September 22, 2016 7

It turns out 49% of Australians want to stop Muslims from immigrating. But what if they were convinced China's military were a much bigger threat than Islamic State (which it probably is)?

Extra! Extra! Bolt condemns white terrorism! (And other headlines you won’t read in the Hun)

August 8, 2016 5

A white terror suspect with links to anti-Islam groups was arrested at the weekend. Not that you'd read about it in the right-wing rags.

Great, polygamy-promoting Keysar Trad now ‘representing’ Australian Muslims

August 2, 2016 3

Keysar Trad has finally hit the big time. Are his PR skills up to the challenge?

Abetz should look in his own Nazi backyard before comparing refugees to terrorists

July 26, 2016 7

If comparing Eric Abetz to the Nazis is "unAustralian", what is comparing refugees to terrorists?

The two men at the centre of the bloodshed in Turkey

July 20, 2016 3

Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Fethullah Gulen's rivalry extends to Australia.