ACRASWA AGM invitatioon

Come to the ACRAWSA AGM

All are invited to our Annual General Meeting, ‘What ACRAWSA Do You Want?’, an opportunity to yarn with us about what you’d like to…
ACRASWA AGM invitatioon

What ACRAWSA Do You Want?

ACRAWSA members and friends are invited to attend our Annual General Meeting and yarning session. The event is an opportunity to find out more…
Picture of the slogan: What Australia Has a Black History, against the backdrop of an Aboriginal flag.

Stuff People Get Wrong About Aboriginal History: A Thread

The good people at Thread Reader have provided an ‘unroll’ of the brilliant series of tweets by Evelyn Araluen, correcting myths of Aboriginal History.…

“What kind of question is that?”: The University of Sydney, the Ramsay Centre proposal and the scorched earth of Indigenous teaching and research on campus

Almost entirely absent from the contemporary educational mindset was any sense that cultures might not all be equal and that truth might not be…

Introduction: The ‘Marketplace of ideas’ has only one idea

An introduction to this ACRAWSA Blog Symposium on the ‘Ramsay Centre for Western Civilization’ and the attack on Indigenous and critical race studies in…

What Max Weber Teaches Us About the Ramsay Centre’s Debate

We are not all Weberians. But Weber’s work alerts us to a deep-seated intellectual danger that we should at least consider seriously. Academic inquiry…

Decolonising the Academy When They Say Identity Politics and Political Correctness Have Gone Mad

"The idea that Aboriginal sovereignty is partial and particular rather than of national interest enables fields like Indigenous studies and critical race studies to…

Open Letter to the editors of the Monash Bioethics Review

In November 2018, it came to ACRAWSA’s notice that the Monash Bioethics Review had published an article by Jonathan Anomaly, entitled ‘Defending Eugenics’. In…
A Sketch of Andrew Bolt by Samara Lucich

3 Ways We Can Tell Andrew Bolt is White from his Response to Randa Abdel-Fattah

Andrew Bolt is someone who has a lot of trouble with race. Whilst he is happy to go around proclaiming ‘It’s OK to be…