An Indonesian people smuggler has been given leave to appeal after he was jailed for a mandatory minimum three years.
A lecture on the anti-Islam video Innocence of Muslims by controversial Sheik Feiz Mohammed has been cancelled.
Shadow treasurer Joe Hockey has warned there is a "time bomb" in the federal budget because of "reckless expenditure".
On recent trips to Europe it was hard not to notice cultural globalisation. There were the normal Pakistani, Indian, Sudanese, Bangladeshi etc suburbs. None was a ghetto. There was one suburb missing. It was a Negro suburb. “Why is that?”, I thought to myself. Then it became obvious...of course, they had assimilated.
Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan says there's no basis to media reports the government will top up the wages of low-paid childcare workers.
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd says he's pleased the federal government is doing better in the opinion polls.
Reading from a prepared script in Bankstown little 8yo Ruqaya held no fear for her parents’ views.She called for all children to rise in Jihad against the enemy of Islam and establish a global government of strict Sharia law.
Leaders of Islamic communities in Sydney and Melbourne this morning called for restraint. “A tiny radical element within our movement has acted without our authority and it is unacceptable. Both sides including the Police should show restraint. We will instruct that no further demonstrations be carried out in the near future.”
Muslim leaders in Sydney have urged people to avoid protests until the furore over Saturday's riotous demonstration has died down.
The Taliban has taken to Twitter to declare the rogue Afghan soldier who shot three Australian diggers a hero on the day of one of their funerals.
The Press apologists for Islamic extremism use an interesting word: “Counterproductive."
Liberal Senator Connie Fierravanti-Wells says Muslim migrants not happy in Australia should consider returning home.
The Gillard Government has given over $10 million of our taxes to the Islamic cause. Hard to believe? Here are just a few recipients:
A Labor senator who has a transgender partner says it's not right that the laws of Australia discriminate against same-sex marriage.
Many countries have banned the immigration of those who promote the annihilation of their hosts. It seems a reasonable thing for governments to protect its people. But not for our government. I was appalled to see that Gillard approves of a visa for a person who promotes terrorism. Has political correctness completely gone mad?