Why we called foul on a VCE play

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Most Victorians would agree that VCE texts should promote understanding of difficult and thorny issues, foster critical thinking and cultivate “democratic and community values”. They would also agree that the VCE system should never be appropriated as a tool to push a political agenda into the mainstream. And so, when the B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission,…

Calling time on the Nazi slur

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  Question: What do George W. Bush, Barack Obama, Tony Abbott, Benjamin Netanyahu, Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, Campbell Newman, Taylor Swift, Obamacare, abortion, gun control, stem cell research, animal rights, Australia’s immigration policies and detention camps, have in common? Answer: they have all been compared to Hitler or have been Nazified.It is the mother of…