23 October, 2020

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In The Lucky Country Of Australia Apartheid Is Alive And Kicking

The corridors of the Australian parliament are so white you squint. The sound is hushed; the smell is floor polish. The wooden floors shine so virtuously they reflect the cartoon portraits of prime ministers and rows of Aboriginal paintings, suspended on white walls, their blood and tears invisible.

The parliament stands in Barton, a suburb of Canberra named after the first prime minister of Australia, Edmund Barton, who drew up the White Australia Policy in 1901. “The doctrine of the equality of man,” said Barton, “was never intended to apply” to those not British and white-skinned.

By  – Read more in the Guardian

Aboriginal elders playing cards in their camp near Alice Springs. ‘A typical, dilapidated house in an outback Indigenous community must accommodate as many as 25 people. Families, the elderly and disabled people wait years for sanitation that works.’ Photograph: Anoek De Groot/AFP/Getty Images / via Guardian

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    Native Australians do not exist in Tasmania, they killed them all..

    Learn from the past of what these blood sucking cockroaches do for power. From the picture it looks like some gamekollo playing some buruwa.. Not much different from whats happening here looks like.. Which ever way you turn the little guy get screwed by the virmin.. You can run but you can’t hide… :) Do not go by boat to Australia.. The law has changed and you are better of here putting up a fight.. It’s all the same… Same shit different smell!!

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      The Penetrator

      “Native Australians do not exist in Tasmania, they killed them all..”

      If they were kept as slaves, as they did in America, they would have survived better.

      Who killed them? Christians? White Christians? Because they were savages who would have ended up in Hell?

      By far, using any standards, their relatives in Sri Lanka, the Veddahs, and in India, the Tribals were not killed off, but their land occupied.

      The Natives of the Caribbean were wiped out by the Catholic Spanish as well. Cuba was fully depopulated.

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        In order to keep Australia white the racist Aussie govt is cooperating to the hilt with Lanka Dictator, Mahinda Rajapassa, to stop POOR boat people and refugees from Sri Lanka and other African and Asian countries.

        The Aussi PM is therefore in a rush to attend the CHOGM Circus which is really a British Colonialism celebration party and shake Mahinda Rajapassa’s Hand.

        The Aussie Govt. has been funding the Sri Lanka Navy and military to catch boat people and land grab in northeast Lanka.
        This is called AUS AID!

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        Amamrasiri,
        Its Not Christians, its Free Masons running the show, its like a older day story of 10th Century Crusade in Palastine, when the Chritians came to know that these Free Masons are not Chritians, then they realized that they are devil worshipers. then christians got along with Muslims turned killed and banish them out. If you know in Sri Lanka there is a Club near Holiday Inn Colombo called Free Mason Temple. Go there, only men can joins as they are Homosexuals, and the Scotland was conqured by them and created a Bag Pipers and they dont wear underwears and 2 men go on 1 horse called Brotherhood. They belive in Kabbala, the Kabbala is a Satanic Church and Satanic Church is beliveing in Budhism. Thats what I use to say Budhism is a Satanic damaged the whole world. Even the scientist today believe no GOD, its the Foolish Darwin a day dreamer and I know you also a Science follower, and according to Islam, the Satan is a teacher for Angels, so Satan has a extensive knowledge of all matetrs, so he created some icons like Darwins, and that lead to Helene Blawasky, Henry Olcott, Carl Marxx, Stalin , Lenin, and the worst humen enemy like Hitler. They all are Budhist. Lord Buddah himself a Satan. kcuF uoy ( read it oteher way around)

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          Hello ‘I am Sri Lankan Muslim’,

          I think your comments are simply to provoke attention. No person with brains would claim what you claim.

          The Muslims have 100 fanciful names to describe Allah – the most merciful, the most beneficent etc etc. If God or Allah is really the creator of humans, he surely could have done a better job at creation other than creating a defective, reprehensible and utterly degenerate beast. If humans were created by a deity, call what you may, God, Allah, Yahweh, I assure you that this creator is Satan incarnate himself. So go on all you devil worshipers.

          By the way Islam was concocted by a very devious character indeed. MohamMAD was a highwayman, a slave trader, a womaniser, a charlatan, opportunist and you name it, he was all that is worst in human morality. Please don’t believe me. Read ‘Why I am not a Muslim’ by Ibn Warraq. He explains it better.

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            BBS Rep

            “The Muslims have 100 fanciful names to describe Allah – the most merciful, the most beneficent etc etc.”

            Whom do you address as Sakya Muni, enlightened one, Buddha, ….and other names?

            ” If God or Allah is really the creator of humans, he surely could have done a better job at creation other than creating a defective, reprehensible and utterly degenerate beast.”

            I hate to agree with you only after reading your fitting comments about yourself and your reprehensible fellow Lankies.

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            probably the reason David Hart chose Prophet Mohammed SAL as the 1st of the 100 MOST influential persons in history…? start thinking outside the box than spew hatred… BBS is a prostitute of an organization… pretty soon it will die a gruesome death… Let’s wait and see…

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              Hello Snowdon Asange,

              I am sorry your feelings have been hurt by what I said.

              Mohammed would have been the first of the most influential persons in history as per David Hart. But he did not claim Mohammed to be a good man. Hitler influenced many men also. Karl Marx influenced Stalin, Mao Tse Tung and Pol Pot and all their followers also. You really do not want me to compare other most influential men in history who were equally bad as Mohammed.

              You have not even read the Koran my friend. Or perhaps you did, like most Muslims in the world, parroting the words with no understanding what it means. If you did understand you would question some glaring inconsistencies and even outright hypocrisy.

              Mohammed is not a man worthy of adulation.How many men and women and children Mohammad murdered and how many countless of those who opposed him he caused to be assassinated. He was manifestly cruel, barbaric and utterly inhumane. He lacked honesty and moral courage. And this is the best man your great Allah could bestow upon the Muslims. Think my friend. Question and think. The barbarism Mohammad started is manifesting these days in the utter disregard to life in the Islamic forms of Sunnis and Shias. Your Allah even failed to envisage that his chosen sahabas will one day lead each other to such utter devastation. What kind of creature is this Allah that you so worship.

              Where and when does the Sunni suicide bomber strike; inside the mosques just when Shias have finished their Friday prayars. Both Sunni’s and Shias pray five times a day to Allah. Both these people claim Mohammad as their prophet. What ignorance and what madness.

              You envisage that BBS will die a gruesome death. Hmmm knowing the penchant for gruesomeness of the Muslims the world over, I can imagine this is possible.

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          Hey, you R a [Edited out] STUPID [Edited out] :

          You got every thing wrong.

          Darwin was A FOOLISH DAY DREAMER. HA……HA… EVOLUTION IS CYCLICAL. ANY FCUKING SCIENTIST WILL NOT BELIEVE FOR MANY LIVES THAT WHAT I SAID.

          “They belive in Kabbala, the Kabbala is a Satanic Church and Satanic Church is beliveing in Budhism. Thats what I use to say Budhism is a Satanic damaged the whole world. Even the scientist today believe no GOD, its the Foolish Darwin “

          Which FCUKING scientist believe in GOD ?. LEtme know, I come in open and talk with him.

          BUDDHISM IS NOT A RELIGION,. IT SAYS “DON’T DO BAD. IMPROVE UPON THE GOOD THAT YOU DO, PURIFY YOUR MIND ALWAYS. THAT IS WHAT THE THATHAGATHA TALKED FOR FORTY FIVE YEARS”. TELL ME WHAT YOU CAN NOT UNDERSTAND. EVEN THE CHRISTIANS AND SOME MUSLIMS CAN FOLLOW IT WHILE THEY ARE FOLLOWING CHRISTIANITY AND ISLAM OR ANY OTHER RELIGION.

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          I am Sri Lanka Muslim,

          What is your IQ compared to the average Sri Lankan ? Just Curious?

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        What are you talking about mate? Why do you need to survive? What is the fucking purpose?? @I am Sri Lankan, you are totally right and we need to go back far far back in order to find when it all WENT WRONG. Catholic and Muslim religions were used to invade in the name of redemption and God.. But the funny thing is these fuckers didn’t even think about their own religions, they only wanted power…

        I got to admit I only skimmed through the current posts, and I’m sure they are very very valid points.. But what I see is, Tamils did this, Sinhalese did this, “White Australians” did this, Muslims did this..

        Please learn about who you are?? Before you came out of your daddys nut sack who where you?? Buddhist, Jew, Muslim, Christian or Atheist?

        This trickery to the human race has began before your great great great great great (and probably more) great grandfather even thought about coming out of daddys nut sack.. He was also probably a “fool”, thinking evil does not exist in this world about religious ideology..

        The Aborigines of Aus is just an example in 1978, we need to take their shit and prosper.. Period.. Who cares about anyone else!!! This has not changed in a Millennium ..

        Amarasri…. I don’t need a lecture on your stupid history lessons.. Even the Veddahs still exist, that’s because they are stronger than the people who tried their best to eradicate and destroy them.

        Amarasiri, Please explain about hell as I am really fascinated that you say the the Abos (Aboriginals of Australia) would have gone to hell..

        PS: To all my Abo friends, I know the slang word is offensive if said by the wrong people.. But you know my heart, and what in a F*$king word.. And I have plenty of Abo mates to back me up.. :)

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          The Penetrator

          You Say:

          1. “Amarasri…. I don’t need a lecture on your stupid history lessons.. Even the Veddahs still exist, that’s because they are stronger than the people who tried their best to eradicate and destroy them.”

          You certainly need some History lessons, ans strongly recommend it. Neither the Veddahs nor the Natives of the Caribbean islands were stronger than the new arrivals. However, Buddhism and Hinduism were more tolerant than Christianity, the primary differentiation, and the Buddhist Hell, Apaya, is not that bad, not eternal, unlike the Christian Hell, and with good Kamma (Karma), after rebirth, can get out of.

          Penetrator, if you compare the natives of Cuba and the Caribbean Islands, who were enslaved by the Spanish,and “saved; from being Savages,” , according to Catholism, it explains a lot.
          Read the history of the Christian Inquisition

          The Cuban The native Taínos were working under the encomienda system,[28] which resembled a feudal system in Medieval Europe.[29] Within a century the indigenous people were virtually wiped out due to multiple factors, including Eurasian infectious diseases aggravated in large part by a lack of natural resistance as well as privation stemming from repressive colonial subjugation.[30]

          Penetrator, if you compare the natives of Cuba and the Carribean Islands, who were enslaved by the Spanish,and “saved; from being Savages,” , according to Catholism, it explains a lot.

          Penetrator, you say

          2.”Amarasiri, Please explain about hell as I am really fascinated that you say the the Abos (Aboriginals of Australia) would have gone to hell..”

          You misunderstood the statement and Christian history. During the Christian Colonialism, the non-Christians had to be “saved” by Jesus, the Jewish Zealot who wanted to fight the Romans. The non-Christians were “savages”, the natives, of the new world and of course in Australia as well as in West Africa, the Slaves.

          It was the idea of the Christians that the natives, i.e., Abos, native Indians, and black East Africans would have gone to hell, a kind of Inquisition, that was applied to non-Christians, and if they die here on Earth, it was all right, better than the Eternal Hell-fire.

          Read:
          http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/10/12/native-history-columbus-icon-and-genocidal-maniac-lands-new-world-151685

          Native History: Columbus—Icon and Genocidal Maniac—Lands in New World

          Christina Rose
          10/12/13

          Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/10/12/native-history-columbus-icon-and-genocidal-maniac-lands-new-world-151685

          When the Arawaks could not produce enough gold, he cut off the hands of all those 14 years and older, and enslaved them on estates where they were worked to death. The most horrific reports came from a young priest, Bartolomé de Las Casas, who wrote, “The Spaniards think nothing of knifing Indians by tens and twenties and of cutting slices off them to test the sharpness of their blades.” He wrote of two Christians who met up with two Arawak boys and beheaded them for fun.

          “Mothers drowned their babies from sheer desperation, husbands died in the mines, women died at work, children died from lack of milk… my eyes have seen acts so foreign to human nature, and now I tremble as I write,” de Las Casas wrote.

          Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/10/12/native-history-columbus-icon-and-genocidal-maniac-lands-new-world-151685

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            Amarasiri, maybe I did misunderstood or drew other conclusions on what you were saying. Sorry for that.

            But please don’t make me sound like an idiot with using the word stronger…. And giving explanations, of course I meant by sheer will power you fool.. I’ll make sure I go a lot more into depth next time..

            You know I found out something really interesting not too long ago, some may call it waking up.. The realisation was that I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING.. Then I realised if that was the case with me, then the 99% of the people I see walking around day to day knows even less.. Because if they surely know what I know, they wouldn’t be acting like this..

            It’s nice to read about history, I do know a lot of the things you point out, some I don’t know, about Cuba, etc.. Not that it really matters or interests me though. Did you know I once read that there was civilizations going back to some 40,000 years. But who really knows the truth..

            http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yl-ctN1fEyY

            Amarasiri, with respect I think you are one of the people that know a VERY LOT.. It is good to read up on your history, but pls don’t believe everything (or nothing) you read Amarasiri. I certainly don’t and I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING.. :) We have absolutely no idea about our history, people with Phds come up with a theory here and theory there and confuse the people to think we are the smartest the human race has ever been!! How naive is that…

            In the last 100-200 years we have gotten so smart that we can spend all our resources on war but people are dying of starvation.. YEP WE ARE THE GREATEST THAT HAS EVER BEEN..

            What I do understand is the statement I made earlier, you can put the “low life cock smokers” anywhere on your time scale, they use and used tricks to fool the people they wanted to control, that’s it.

            “But please don’t misunderstand me, it is the same game going on around the world, a bunch of low life cock smoking criminals are controlling the 99%, be it Australia, US, or any country.. If any other country gets out of place with the plan, the UN will surely be there in a jiffy to investigate and give the TRUTH to the people.. LOL.. It’s all a funny game, what else can I say..”

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        We Buddhists did not do that their indian cousins that is why all these allegations and violence for us now.

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      “Native Australians do not exist in Tasmania, they killed them all””Do not go by boat to Australia.” Why Sooo?

      There are Buddhist Monks there growing the weed not Vietnamese :)

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        Why you can not name them, and publish the photos.

        Otherwise, you are just a cheap liar.

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          just a cheap liar.

          Jim the Dim \o/cheer

          Bananas do not grow on Coconut trees you seeee.

          Go fetch the Southern Sinhala Buddhist Monk at Tasmania

          Go fetch don’t sit on your hands dig in your feet and croak move it!

          0:3

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      Dear Penetrator,
      With respect to the view you have, you should not only promote stopping boats, but also motivate others who share your views in Australia to leave. It is really painful to see there are lot of Sinhalese here in Australia who share your views but raise their children in this society.. It must be an agony if they really love their children….
      Anura

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        Very true Anura, I guess you can’t change society, and most people that left Sri Lanka during these times of war was really to make sure their children are safe from all the bullshit. Now that the war is finished, goodness knows how it was finished though.. I think these people need to come back to make a difference to their land of birth.

        I also started wondering why Gota and his retarded brothers keep putting the Dual citizenship back, is it that he and his donkeys don’t want these people coming back?? It must be as he says, it’s an LTTE thing..

        God knows what the truth is, but a hell of a lot of good hearted people left Sri Lanka when it was going to the dogs with the bullshit war, but unfortunately nothing has really changed.. Who would really want to come back here with the “government” as it is.. Rule of west is not bad, if it’s not just the government handling the guns.. Bring the guns to the people and let the people decide who runs this country.. Then I’m sure everyone will be back….

        But please don’t misunderstand me, it is the same game going on around the world, a bunch of low life cock smoking criminals are controlling the 99%, be it Australia, US, or any country.. If any other country gets out of place with the plan, the UN will surely be there in a jiffy to investigate and give the TRUTH to the people.. LOL.. It’s all a funny game, what else can I say..

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        Anura

        “you should not only promote stopping boats, but also motivate others who share your views in Australia to leave.”

        With due respect to you, if and when Lankies decide leave Australia don’t come back to my island let them go back to their ancestral home land in North/South India.

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      The Commonwealth of Clowns encourages States like Australia and Sri Lanka that practice Apartheid and military dictatorship to host and hold dear the boys club of British colonial racism!

      Time indeed to SHUT DOWN THE COMMONWEALTH OF CLOWNS!
      Down with the CHOGM show!

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    ” “The doctrine of the equality of man,” said Barton, “was never intended to apply” to those not British and white-skinned.”

    Ceylon was granted independence in 1948 under the Soulbury Constitution which conformed to the well established constitutional principles of separation of powers and rule of law. The inhabitants of the island through their representatives had agreed unanimously on this constitution for governing the island. This constitution made the island a unitary state and the minority communities agreed to this structure on account of Article 29 of the constitution which prohibited discrimination.

    However, the Singhala majority soon began to pass discriminatory legislation such as the Official Languages Act. Matters came to a head in an unrelated case that arose in 1964 – the Bribery Commissioner v Ranasinghe which reached the Privy Council. Analysing the law making powers of Parliament as contained in Article 29 their Lordships of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council stated that “Article 29 represents the solemn balance of rights between the citizens of Ceylon, the fundamental conditions on which they accepted the constitution and these are unalterable under the constitution”. So Article 29 cannot be amended even with a two-third majority in the House of Representatives. Thus all discriminatory legislation including the Official Language Act were invalid.

    The only way open to the Singhala majority to get rid of Article 29 was to get rid of the whole constitution using a two-third majority in the House of Representatives and then draw up a new constitution that allowed discrimination. All Singhala political parties were united in this aim. The SLFP-LSSP-CP alliance led by Srimavo Bandaranaike campaigned for the 1970 general election asking the Singhalese people to give them this two-third majority needed to abolish the Soulbury constitution. The general election gave them a landslide victory and they secured the two-third majority.

    Srimavo then went about dismantling democracy in Ceylon. First the upper house (Senate) was abolished. then the right of appeal to the Privy Council was abolished. The government declared that all elected members of the House of Representatives were concurrently members of a parallel body called the “Constitutional Assembly” and went about drafting a new constitution. The Federal Party initially attended the Assembly but when their suggested amendments to protect the Tamils were rejected they walked out. So the constitutional procedure was a sham.

    The draft produced by the Singhala MPs ignoring Tamil rights was not then put to a constitutional referendum which would have resulted in all he Tamils totally rejecting it. The draft was produced and approved by the Singhala MPs in the House of Representatives which is nonsense. It is the people who are sovereign, not parliament which is only an elected body. So the draft has no legal status until it has been validated by the people in a constitutional referendum. It is not even an approved draft because the Tamils MPs did not approve it. In 1977 the UNP alliance won a two-third majority and similar constitutional nonsense was repeated by the newly elected Singhala MPs producing a new draft.

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      Anpu

      Descendants of Sinhala/Tamil Kalathonies should be ashamed of themselves after reading this article by a white Australian highlighting the plight of his Natives of Australia.

      Apartheid is just not the prerogative of white man it is practiced through out South Asia in one form or another.

      When will we see the Tamil/Sinhala John Pilgers fighting for our rights?

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        Native Veddah,
        I am reminded of the Tamil Immigrant Doctor in Australia, who ‘discovered’ that Captain Cook was welcomed by the Aborigines with ‘Poomalai’. (‘Poomalai’ being Tamil for Flower Garland.)

        He concluded that the first Australians were none other than Tamils! Very soon they will be claiming a Tamil Homeland in Australia.

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          Shut the hell up [Edited out[]. What did the Sinhalese do to the white invaders back then? Sinhalese were cleaning the asses of their white masters when the Tamils were fighting the whites. How did Sinhalese get power to the Srilankan Island in 1948? Sinhalese were licking their white masters for everything.

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            Maveeran

            “Tamils were fighting the whites.”

            When and how?

            The last war against white man was fought by my people and your stupid Tamils and your stupid Sinhala brethren betrayed our struggle.

            Neither Sinhalese nor Tamils fought the British for their independence, it was given to you on a platter.

            “Sinhalese were cleaning the asses of their white masters”

            So did the shameless Tamils.

            “Sinhalese were licking their white masters for everything.”

            So did the stupid Tamils.

            In fact there were competition between Tamils and Sinhalese. Both won.

            Whats your problem?

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            Where and when was this happened.

            As far as I know, even Muslims helped Sinhala to fight the Europeans. Tamils ganged up with Europeans and hanged Sankili, in YAPA PATUNA, as they want to do it now to Sri Lanka. Tamils have ganged up with the white master to destroy Sri Lanka.

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              JimSofty

              “As far as I know,”

              Tell us everything you know, it won’t take more than two paragraphs.

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          Rationalist

          “He concluded that the first Australians were none other than Tamils! Very soon they will be claiming a Tamil Homeland in Australia.”

          Of course the Tamils must have learned the art of land grabbing from their Sinhala brethren. Arrival of 700 thugs from Sinhapur, thought to have given the Sinhala/Buddhists the exclusive right to own the length and breath of this island. No wonder Tamils are complying with the precedent.

          Are you sure it was Sri Lankan Tamils who claim being the first Australians? I would have thought it was the South Indians who usually claim being the first Australians.

          However, the South Indians who have lived in the Southern parts of this island for generations also believe their ancestors were the first people of this country. Now they speak Sinhala and they are popularly known as Sinhala/Buddhists.

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            Native Vedda,

            “Arrival of 700 thugs from Sinhapur, thought to have given the Sinhala/Buddhists the exclusive right to own the length and breath of this island.”
            Do you believe in Vijaya story?

            “While in other parts of the world history has been subject to revision, re-examination and debate, in Sri Lanka history or the study of history has since the mid 20th century been largely stagnant with established versions – the Vijayan legends etc. etched in stone” – http://transcurrents.com/tc/2009/02/sinhala_and_tamil_ancestors_we.html

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              Tamils were stupid and they did not deserve to have a country except Raja Raja was having an empire for only about 70 years in the 12th century?. In the past Tamil king knelt in front of Rama and they now kneel in front of their white master.

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            Native Veddah,

            “Are you sure it was Sri Lankan Tamils who claim being the first Australians? I would have thought it was the South Indians who usually claim being the first Australians.”

            Is there a difference between Sri Lankan and South Indian Tamils?
            I would have thought they share the same Ethnicity!

            I like your last paragraph too!

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            So, Tamils and Africans are related.

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          Rationalist
          ” first Australians were none other than Tamils!”. Did he provide any proof?

          According to http://tamilwritersguild.com/overseas-exploits-tamil.htm Cholar were very close to Australia. I am not claiming Cholar landed in Australia. But they might have.

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            Yes Anpu,
            Tamil Writers Guild are even now, ‘creating Proof’ that they did land in Australia and became the first Australians!

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          It’s coming, mate! Canda, you watch it, too!

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        Native Vedda,

        Tx.
        Aborigines situation in Australia is very sad.

        Few years back I was in Sydney. I did not see any Aborigines except one playing that musical instrument (long tube) infront of the railway station.

        White man committed Genocide to the poor natives of America, Australia, Newzeland & Africa.

        “Descendants of Sinhala/Tamil Kalathonies should be ashamed of themselves” Not all of them are Kalathonies. Definitely Sinhala political leaders who were/are in power (specially the current one) and some tamil leaders should be ashamed.

        John Pilger has written about Tamils as well. “The word “genocide” is used by Tamil expatriates, perhaps loosely; but the fear is true.” http://www.newstatesman.com/asia/2009/05/sri-lanka-pilger-british-tamil

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          Anpu

          “White man committed Genocide to the poor natives of America, Australia, Newzeland & Africa.”

          Genocide of my people is a work in progress. Both the Sinhalese and Tamils are responsible for it.

          Since both won’t stop, I may have to ask John Pilger to raise our plight in the international media.

          Do you have any problem with that?

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    Native Vedda says apartheid is practised in South Asia.

    Perhaps it is but definitely not in Srilanka,

    Native’s relatives now even have their own CM.

    And they were never segregated although they still want to be.

    But they only want segregation,of non Vellalas so the Vellalas can rule them from Colombo..

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      K.A Sumanasekera

      How can I put this delicately.

      Okay, I know you are a stupid South Asian living with a Sinhala/Buddhist ghetto mindset, which you think is a brilliant idea where “Liberté, égalité, fraternité” are being practiced.

      No, being stupid people you will never understand how my people are being treated.

      We do not have CMs nor have we any caste.

      You are proud of being part of the Aryan/Sinhala/Buddhist “Boers”.

      I should say Afrikaners learned the system of apartheid from you lot.

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    In The Lucky Country Of Australia Apartheid Is Alive And Kicking

    Tell this to the DUMB rationalist – SHYAMAN JAYASINGHE And that lost case – the Political Science Lecturer from the Colombo University .. Fernando guy.

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    Australia.. a nation that came out after the CRIMINALS from the UK were shipped….. A leapord cannot change its spots….nor a 4 legged tiger… 2 legged do change as and when the need be… the Leader had a cyanide around his neck… but to no avail.. Innocent kids had to die in vain…

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      “Australia.. a nation that came out after the CRIMINALS from the UK were shipped…..”
      Is this why the former ‘LTTE Terrorist Criminals’ are now coming to Australia in leaky boats?

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        Rationalist

        “Is this why the former ‘LTTE Terrorist Criminals’ are now coming to Australia in leaky boats?”

        The LTTE showed them the way now the Sinhala/Buddhist criminals are following their foot path making lots of money out of leaky boats.

        Even war criminals have been appointed to represent this island in Down Under. My elders tell me an Australian is now serving at UN to deny war crimes.

        Some how the Lankies make the connection.

        Its also reminds me of those asylum seeking 700 thugs/criminals arriving on our shores many years ago which led to the genocide of my people.

        I see no fundamental difference between Indian kallatonies from North/South and the white criminals. In both cases we Natives lost our ancestral land to Criminals.

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        NOT just EX LTTE but also Sinhalese Muslims and others… NOT coz its a lucky country to be in… BUT for economic reasons just like why u r in oz…

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    does this picture look like from a 1st world country? why is it lucky to be living in Australia.. I wonder… Seniors in SL lead a better life with extended family than live in some shitty abode for seniors… SAD…..

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    A good article but Pilger only touches the surface regarding genocide and gross abuses against the Aboriginal people that continues to this day. He doesn’t mention the atrocious rate of incarceration and suicide, for example, or the fact that the military have been sent in to “protect” the Aboriginal people from themselves (a rather incongruous idea).

    Also, the mass-murder of Aboriginal people by spreading infectious diseases – deliberately, as was also done in the Americas and elsewhere by the Brits. Then there was the “sport” of hunting Aboriginals and driving Aboriginal families (“mobs”) off cliffs. In more recent decades there has been the poisoning of Aboriginal children with lead and petrol, following the original technique of genocide – poisoning their flour, waterholes and drinking water with arsenic and strychnine. And the monstrous biological warfare technique of blinding Aboriginal people with the parasitic eye infection known as trachoma.

    The real history of the trials and tribulations of the Aboriginal people is still to be written.

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      Can you please provide evidences to this or any sites

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      Please provide evidence for your claims and study the evidence given for Tamil Genocide including war crimes http://www.tamilnation.co/tamileelam.htm

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      I just get a hunch that you might be raising your family & children in Australia. Do you think you have power to solve Aus historical issues you mentioned.. Pl don’t risk your children’s future if you are living among those barbarians you elaborate …
      Anura

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    Undoubtedly terrible crimes were committed against the First Nations in Australia and North America. Alcohol was made available to them easily as a means to subvert them. That was the mentality of the Conquistadores of the time. But a more moral and ethical world emerged
    in the world since the days of those great thinkers of Western Europe
    after the 18th century when justice and reason were promoted as the means of political power as opposed to the earlier belief in the right of force.

    The situation was no different in Asia and Africa but the
    British imperialist, fortunately, for us was more just. The teachings of Christian charity, arguably. They also gave us education,
    cash-crop economies that gave us a better Quality of Life, better health facilities and hospitals and many more to end up with the Parliamentary form of Govt. Genghis Khan, the Chinese marauders, the Moghuls that invaded India insisted on pillage, violent conversion as the central theme of rule under them. Surely, it is a relatively more just world in the 21st century.

    While in Australia the aborigines were subject to a life of suffering there were those amongst them who persevered and came up. The much denigrated Australian system produced remarkable leaders from the ranks of the aborigines. Oodegaroo Nonnuccal has left his market as a Poet. David Unaipan as an Author. Noel Pelman and Mick Dodson shone as a Lawyers. Sir Douglas Nichols was knighted for his contribution to Rugby – an Australian sporting passion. Eddie Masi was an outstanding
    civil rights activist. Yvonne Goolagong and Cathy Freeman lead the world in Tennis and Athletics respectively. The lesson here is for those who cared and dared there was space for upward mobility.
    If the White Australian and American settlers did not come those lands and their natural wealth would have remained un-utilised. It was the enterprise, scientific education and capital of the newcomers that changed the world. Today the North American and Australian farmlands feed the world and the world’s industrial economies.

    I am merely looking at the matter in perspective- instead of blaming the colonialists for all the wrongs in the world.

    Senguttuvan

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      “Genghis Khan, the Chinese marauders, the Moghuls”

      Genghis ruled half the earth upto Poland – thanks to the saddle stirrups they never fell of their horses

      The Chinese marauders is something We have never heard. The foothills of the Himalayas are Chinese looking folk like Manipur Nagaland etc But its the British that drew the lines along with the US the winner of WW2 because China was blitzed by Japan.

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        Javi,

        The Chinese hordes took off from what is now the Great Wall and invaded most lands in Central Asia (Mongolia, Afghanistan,
        the various Soviet satellites going as Stans viz: Kazakstan) up to the Steppes of Russia. They enslaved the natives right along – with absolutely no quarter given in the culture of the day. No R2P then. They went as far as the gates of Vienna in Austria.

        Senguttuvan

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          Does that mean the greatest Gautama Longman Grottoes at Loyang were invaded by India

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            There seems to be some confusion here because Mongolians (Gengis Khan) were different from the Chinese but subsequently there were marriages (BTW like India, China has 42 ethnicities; like Europe again) Russia was ruled by the neighbour Mongolia (Gengis Khan) for 400 years. So to blame the present day China is not fair. BTW India does not have much of a problem with China its just Taiwan and especially Tibet (which has all the ground water to feed China which needs it) both of which are accelerated by the west for its own benefit as usual for control . You may be aware that only the Chinese are changing the situation in Afghanistan- Indians cannot have boots on the ground though the US has given them many contracts. US forces went in and the cultivation of poppy went up to 100% (causing Russia a problem and China remembers the loss of Hong Kong due to opium wars) the smart Chinese have introduced “yellow gold” Saffron in Afghanistan and the locals are loving it- the Chinese don’t use it but in their ancient paintings they used it.- Thinking outside the box than using guns.

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              Again the gas line from Hindu Kush to feed the whole of Europe has been given to the Indians and they cannot even start. The Chinese are ready but neither the Russians nor Americans want them to do it. India too needs the gas ideally from Afghanistan but Pakistan won’t let. If China does it they can bypass Pakistan and bring it over to India too.

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              “Russia was ruled by the neighbour Mongolia (Gengis Khan) for 400 years.”

              Tamils have been ruled by the sinhalese for 66 years only.Lot of catching up to do with the mongols for the sinhalese.Another 334 years in fact.Why can’t the bloody tamils be patient like the russians without making every sinhalese leader who rules them start to lose his/her hair,or eyes or life.

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                Food for thought:Most of the niceties were erased from history (like what the Mughals did to hindu temples in the north of India- building the mosque with the same stone) but here is a glimpse of what they stood for (GK ‘s father was poisoned when he was 9)
                Scholars describe the period after the Khwarizm campaign as the Pax Mongolica. In time, the conquests of Genghis Khan connected the major trade centers of China and Europe. The empire was governed by a legal code known as Yassa. Developed by Genghis Khan, the code was based on Mongol common law but contained edicts that prohibited blood feuds, adultery, theft and bearing false witness. Also included were laws that reflected Mongol respect for the environment such as forbidding bathing in rivers and streams and orders for any soldier following another to pick up anything that the first soldier dropped. Infraction of any of these laws was usually punishable by death. Advancement within military and government ranks was not based on traditional lines of heredity or ethnicity, but on merit. There were tax exemptions for religious and some professional leaders, as well as a degree of religious tolerance that reflected the long-held Mongol tradition of religion as a personal conviction not subject to law or interference. This tradition had practical applications as there were so many different religious groups in the empire, it would have been an extra burden to force a single religion on them. 4 page write up and video
                http://www.biography.com/people/genghis-khan-9308634?page=1

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                  “The empire was governed by a legal code known as Yassa.”

                  Our Cheap Justice too has developed a legal code called Passa.

                  ” contained edicts that prohibited blood feuds, adultery, theft and bearing false witness.”

                  Passa is the opposite of Yassa.It encourages these.Pity the mongols did not invade us.

                  “orders for any soldier following another to pick up anything that the first soldier dropped”

                  Passa is also similar to yassa in this regard and additionally states to shoot anyone coming with hands raised.It also mentions stripping and spreading the legs of dead women.

                  “Advancement within military and government ranks was not based on traditional lines of heredity or ethnicity, but on merit.”

                  Passa is quite different from yassa in this regard.It clearly states merit will not be a criteria.Promotions will be based on kith and kinship.Those not kith and kin will also be eligible for promotions based on passa licking abilities.

                  “these laws was usually punishable by death.”

                  passa and yassa are similar here.The mode of disposal of bodies is the only difference.passa clearly states that the bodies will be dumped into the sea and cheap justice will state that the person is outside the territorial waters of srilanka,which is true because he is dumped more than 200 nautical miles away.

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          senguttuvan,i think you are mistaking the chinese for the mongols.Chinese have been essentially a peaceful race.In fact they have been the victims being at the receiving end of the mongols and japs.I think the mongols had their dynasty in china and you may be thinking that their agression was the chinese people.

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      “But a more moral and ethical world emerged
      in the world since the days of those great thinkers of Western Europe
      after the 18th century when justice and reason were promoted as the means of political power as opposed to the earlier belief in the right of force.”

      Senguttuwans’s Crap.

      You don’t know what you are talking about.

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    Senguttuvan,

    You have written that for those who cared and dared there was space for upward mobility, which is unfortunately not true. You have mentioned a few successful Aboriginal people, and of course there are others, especially in sports and art. However the opportunities for most Aboriginal people has always been extremely limited. High infant mortality, deaths from infectious diseases and malnutrition, with health statistics dramatically worse than non-Aboriginal Australians (not just “whites”).

    Aboriginal schools are a disgrace – it is only recently that efforts have been made to preserve and promote the many beautiful languages of our Indigenous people. For most of Australia’s history the “Abos” as they were called were taught only the rudiments of broken English. Enough to say “yes, Sir” and “no, Sir” and follow orders, but not much else. Their ancient traditions and legends were ridiculed by the teachers and Christian priests and nuns at the mission schools which provided their only means of learning the white man’s language. In these schools they were punished for speaking their own languages.

    The matter of genocide of Aboriginal people needs to be properly investigated and addressed. It never has been. The university system that educates the brightest Australians fails to educate their students about what was really done to our Indigenous people.

    A typical example is the claim that Aboriginal people died because they were “unaccustomed” to European diseases such as smallpox, measles and influenza and to alcohol. This is not what happened. Captain Cook came to Australia with a supply of smallpox on board – the “natives” were, as in the USA, given blankets injected with these viruses, while flour with strychnine was used to poison them (as Pilger has documented elsewhere). The genocide of Tasmanian aboriginals has been written about by historians such as Henry Reynolds but such academcis have been denigrated and attacked in the Australian media, especially the Murdoch media, which is very influential here.

    Also, Senguttuvan, I am not an enthusiast of monocrop agriculture and the colonial practice of planting estates of single crops (such as tea in Sri Lanka). Apart from the slavery that was conducted by the tea companies and their bosses such as Thomas Lipton (they called it “indentured labour” of “coolies” but it was slavery).

    In Australia the same obsession with cash crops for the British Empire and its Australian colonies resulted in a ruthless and cruel form of slavery called “blackbirding”. Boys from the nearby islands (especially Solomon Islands and Torres Strait Islands) were kidnapped by slavers and taken to work as black slaves in the Queensland sugar plantations. Blackbirding continued in Australia for decades after slavery was outlawed in the rest of the world. It is another crime by the Australian whites that has still not been adequately acknowledged.

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      Romesh,

      All this is well and good. What I cannot understand is the paradox of all the as-puncha’s, brownies and blackies who have flocked down under to serve these vile white folk. I would have thought the opposite; we would have run a mile from the place. There must be an explanation. Perhaps you are probably best placed to elucidate. And you cannot plead ignorance.

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        Good question- he is bounty hunting

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      Romesh,

      Thank you. The world has changed since. Look at our own “Indian coolies” Their lot has seen a sea change since the mid-20th century.
      There are a large number of professionals, traders, businessmen,
      political leaders among them. That was one of the dreams of the old
      Thondaman – in my many close discussions with him. They are also a political force to be reckoned with for some decades now. So it was in S. Africa and Malaya. I agree there has to
      be much improvement in the matter of the Aussie indigenous people and
      I believe it is up to their political and community leaders to clamour on behalf of them. I believe both Rudd and Gillard apologised to them
      publicly to what they went through.

      BTW, I don’t have to remind you in addition to Tea, the British also helped us with Rubber and Coconut products into major industries.

      Senguttuvan

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        It is hilarious and somewhat disgusting how the so called victims of genocide goes to a level to whitewash crimes against humanity by the whites. Pure slaves!

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      “Boys from the nearby islands (especially Solomon Islands and Torres Strait Islands) were kidnapped by slavers and taken to work as black slaves in the Queensland sugar plantations.”

      Romesh, did you not know that Sri Lankans were also employed in the Queensland Sugar Fields. Apparently they rebelled against their treatment by their Masters, and left to work on the East West Railway. See “Links between Australia & Sri Lanka” by Wickrema Weerasooria.

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      Romesh,

      Thank you for caring about Australian aborigines.

      What do you think about Sri Lankan Tamil situation.

      “Chairman of Justice and Peace Commission (JPC) of the Catholic Diocese of Jaffna, Fr. S.V.B Mangalarajah in a fresh report issued on Friday. Terming the population control experimented on Tamil women in Vanni as “Mu’l’livaaykkaal-2”, the JPC has urged the provincial health ministry under the newly elected Northern Provincial Council to do the needful to remove the implants and assist the victims to return to normal lives.”

      http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=36806

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    They look like Tamil boat people, not Australian aboriginals.

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    I really do not know why all you people are getting so hung up about the situation in Australia.

    It would be better if our focus is on matters at hand in Sri Lanka.

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      pakistan american “pook” thats your problem not a tamils or sinhalese problem

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      why? because Australia is coming to SL!

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        Birds of a feather- bihari bandittos meeting anglo thieves.

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      BBS Rep

      “I really do not know why all you people are getting so hung up about the situation in Australia.”

      All because the Lankies are being tormented by their 2,500 years of accumulated guilt. Their genocide of my people hound them whenever Natives are mentioned. They are hung up in order to wipe clean their guilt.

      “It would be better if our focus is on matters at hand in Sri Lanka.”

      Good idea, when are you leaving my land? When you go take your Tamil brethren with you.

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    Sidney,
    “n order to keep Australia white the racist Aussie govt is cooperating to the hilt with Lanka Dictator, Mahinda Rajapassa, to stop POOR boat people and refugees from Sri Lanka and other African and Asian countries.”

    Australian politicians will make sure that the whites will always be a majority. This is the same in USA,CANADA,NZ and Europe etc. Parliaments in these countries will always be white dominated and the non whites will always be a manageable minority.

    About your poor refugees, not being allowed to enter Australia, it is a good thing. Best place for you Tamil refugees is Africa, where you will be able to work towards a separate state in Ethiopia.

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      Ravi Perera

      Not so fast,

      “Australian politicians will make sure that the whites will always be a majority. This is the same in USA,CANADA,NZ and Europe etc.”

      It is not dissimilar to situation in this island where Sinhala/Buddhists are attempting to maintain their majority and hold on to power and stolen land.

      Your double standards and hypocrisy know no bound.

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    I wish Shyaman Jayasinghe and Laksiri Fernando read this article if they don’t know anything about Australia.

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    Aborginals are at least are allowed to live in villages without any humane living conditions. Tamils, Indian cousin of these Aborigines are caged in an Island or sent to Nayaru – eelam.

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