Police Commissioner apologizes for telling the truth

This is a guest blog from a regular ShoutOut! contributor, Lewis Bourke. Here at ShoutOut! we appreciate your support, and are extremely happy to publish content on issues you think are important! Victoria Deputy Police Commissioner Tim Cartwright recently stated that Sudanese and Somalis in Victoria are statistically five times more likely to commit crimes … Continue reading

Is Abbott a misogynist?

OK, so is Abbott a misogynist or not? Let’s evaluate this in terms of policy, not in terms of budgie smugglers, cause we’re better than that right? “The government operates on the basis that Tony Abbott’s weak point is his ”woman problem”, which shows in polling. Many female voters find his style excessively aggressive and … Continue reading

Islamic Protests: spitting in the face of Australian multiculturalism

I’m writing this entry today out of pure fury. We value multiculturalism in this country. Our constitution prohibits our government from any interference with the freedom of religion. We value freedom of expression. But when chants such as “Obama, Obama, we love Osama”, and signs projecting discriminatory thoughts such as— “behead anyone against Islam”, fill … Continue reading