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This Muslim Politician Nailed Why The “Islam Is Not A Race” Argument Doesn’t Work

This Muslim Politician Nailed Why The “Islam Is Not A Race” Argument Doesn’t Work

Yeah, Australia’s first female Muslim MP thinks hateful attacks against Muslims are “racist”. View this image › Mick Tsikas / AAPIMAGE ID: 10813148 Last week Labor’s Dr Anne Aly sparked conservative outrage as parliament debated reforming Australia’s Racist Discrimination Act, by suggesting attacks aimed at Muslims should also be covered under the law.Aly sat down for the latest episode of BuzzFeed Australia’s political podcast Is It On?, laying out *her* argument for anti-Muslim hatred being considered racist.She is also well aware of the “but Islam is not a race” retort used by trolls online:Because
A Tesla Employee Says He Was Racially And Sexually Harassed At Work

A Tesla Employee Says He Was Racially And Sexually Harassed At Work

A former Tesla employee has filed suit against the electric car manufacturer, alleging ongoing racial discrimination and harassment at the company’s Fremont, California plant. The lawsuit is accompanied by a profane video that the employee, DeWitt Lambert, says was shot on his phone by one of the coworkers who harassed him. video-cdn.buzzfeed.com ID: 10781270 The suit goes on to detail other forms of harassment, from the juvenile — “filling Mr. Lambert’s back pockets with gold nuts and screw” and “hiding Mr. Lambert’s tools” — to the disturbing, including prodding him with power tools and making repeated sexual, violent, and racist statements.In a press release, Lambert is quoted as saying that since starting at