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ABC says Australia is an ‘unsafe, racist’ place for non-whites

ABC Life has published an article stating racial minorities in Australia are unsafe and that Aussies are racist towards those with a different skin colour.

The opinion piece, entitled ‘My story of racism and discrimination in Australia‘, was published by the flagship public broadcaster last Monday.

The anonymous author is of Indian background, and says he grew up in Engadine in south Sydney in the 1980s. He says his experiences having brown skin in the then majority-white area makes him able to relate to the ‘extra burden’ placed on Indigenous Australians.

The author says he wrote the op-ed in response to an article published two months earlier on ABC Life about the problem of widespread racism in the country.… Read the rest