A possie in Aussie

June 2, 2009

Is Australia racist? How the world sees the bashings of Indian Students

Filed under: race relations,racism — Nayano @ 8:06 am

A comparison of photos from diverse news agencies reporting the bashings of Indian students in Sydney and Melbourne:

Al Jazeera

 al jazeera

Al Jazeera second photo

 al jazeera 2

Indian Express

 indian express

The moderate voice (Indian blog)

moderate voice

Notice the lone non-Indian face in the moderate voice picture



  1. You may have seen this.

    Whats the problem with your people? I think it is high time you acknowledge there is racism in your society and eliminate it. Otherwise you will be left out in this increasingly connected world.

    Comment by Shaan — June 9, 2009 @ 6:58 am | Reply

    • Hi Shaan
      Yes, I saw it – and you have caught me out – I don’t think I am racist twoards Mexicans, but I am definitely ‘solist’. I ignored his comments as not worth attending to.

      Comment by nayano — June 9, 2009 @ 7:27 am | Reply

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