March 9, 2018 2
An escalation in violence is being expected between Sri Lanka's Buddhists and its Muslim minority. For some, echoes of the civil war are unavoidable.
September 7, 2017 17
The Yes crowd must make room for believers in their campaign if they are to represent all the colours of the rainbow.
July 14, 2017 3
Yes, Joko Widodo's decree against hardline Islamic groups is about stamping out terror-linked organisations. But it's also about saving his own political arse.
June 28, 2017 4
We're being swamped by Asians! Our Christian heritage is fading! Islam is surging! Calm down, Australian media.
June 21, 2017 7
Freelance journalist Jarni Blakkarly spent three months monitoring a Pauline Hanson forum on Facebook. He found very little about Hanson, and a whole lot about Islam.
June 7, 2017 27
There’s a lot of competition these days for the title of Politician Most Likely to Exploit Terrorism in an Appalling Manner ...
May 24, 2017 6
News that gay men in Indonesia are being whipped by order of the sharia police has shocked the world, but we should look at politics, not religion.
May 12, 2017 36
The case of a former Jakarta governor illustrates the role that blasphemy plays at the intersection between law and state-sponsored religion.
January 17, 2017 10
Condemning Islam, insisting that children turn their parents in to be jailed and ostracising an entire community will not help women forced into marriage.
December 14, 2016 2
A finding of Ahok being guilty of blasphemy would quell the public protest, end his political career and be a travesty of justice.
November 21, 2016 2
No, it's not a joke.
August 2, 2016 3
Keysar Trad has finally hit the big time. Are his PR skills up to the challenge?
July 25, 2016
Crikey readers discuss Friday's edition.
June 16, 2016 2
Is it the job of the public broadcaster to weigh in on official channels about the term "radical Islam"?
June 16, 2016 3
From what we know about Omar Mateen, this massacre was not an act of Islamic State-sponsored terrorism.
June 2, 2016 8
The Herald Sun has had to defend itself against claims it breached the Victorian Racial and Religious Tolerance Act.
December 17, 2015 14
Violent fundamentalism does not come out of Islamic nations. It comes out of Islamic nations that have been violently occupied by Western powers.
December 9, 2015 30
Tony Abbott's attacks on Islam and demands for more military intervention in the Middle East reflect how advocates of the War on Terror have the same agenda as the people they want to fight.
November 10, 2015 9
There is a baby drought! Except it seems to be a drought of a very particular kind of baby ...
November 9, 2015 5
Crikey readers discuss tax policy and other issues of the day.