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Rona Joyner, Qld’s pioneer Morals Crusader, dies at 99

Mrs Rona Joyner, pioneer Queensland morals crusader, died over the weekend aged 99. Despite holding no elected office, Rona Joyner managed to have sex education banned in Queensland schools and, by her own count, achieved the banning of 49 books and magazines. Rona Joyner fought for the installation of a ‘Christian mono-culture’ over Australian life. …

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Far-right falsely claims Uvalde shooter was trans

On Tuesday, May 24, 19 children and 2 adults died in a mass shooting at a school in Texas. Since then far-right Americans intentionally and knowingly littered social media with false claims that the Uvalde shooter was a trans person. Despite a quick and easy debunking, a Republican congressman and other far-right figures shared the …

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Rush Limbaugh joins people he happily spoke ill of – the dead

Right-wing American radio megastar, Rush Limbaugh, who never hesitated to speak ill of the dead, today joined them. Limbaugh made a fortune monetising conservative grievance and demonising disadvantaged minorities. His support of twice-impeached US President Donald Trump included promoting the wannabe coup leader’s unfounded assertion he won the 2020 US election. Trump, last year awarded …

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Milo Yiannopoulos Brushes Off Reports He’s In Millions Of Dollars Of Debt

Far-right activist Milo Yiannopoulos was allegedly more than $2 million in debt this year. The documents show Milo Yiannopoulos owed $1.6m to his own company; $400,000 to his former sponsors, the billionaire Mercer family; and tens of thousands of dollars to his former lawyers, a jewellery brand, and others, The Guardian reported. The documents reportedly …

‘Dramatic’ Rise In Neo-Nazi Websites Fuelling Gay Hate And Racism, UN Warns

A “dramatic” rise in the number of websites and social media platforms hosting racist and gay hate content is enabling neo-Nazis and other hate groups to amplify their messages, an expert from the United Nations has warned. Tendayi Achiume, the UN’s special rapporteur for racism, said there had been a 600 per cent increase in …

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Far Right Activist Lauren Southern Protested In Brisbane

Protesters gathered outside the Brisbane Convention Centre on Sunday night to rally against far right YouTube personality Lauren Southern. The Canadian 23-year-old and colleague, far-right commentator Stefan Molyneux, are currently on a “speaking tour” of Australian capital cities, during which they’ve expressed extreme views opposing immigration, multiculturalism, feminism, transgender people and Islam. Southern has said …