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Islamist Censorship in NSW

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DET gaggingJust a few days ago I was informed by one of our readers that  our on line magazine – Australian Islamist Monitor was blocked by the NSW Department of Education and Training.  

 

All those who would wish to view our web site from the DET's network would see the following message:

 

 The site http://www.islammonitor.org/ is blocked. It has been classified in the category/ies Hate/Discrimination
 
To leave this page please use the Back browser button or enter a new URL into the browser
 
If you believe that this site is required for educational purposes you can request that the site be unblocked by completing a Filtering Information Request.
 
Details about filter categories can be obtained from the Account Administration online help.

Now, while I agree with the principle that a private  employer should have the right to block any undesirable content from being accessed by the employees, the fact that it is a public department starts ringing the alarm bells.
Even more worrying is the fact that it is the NSW Department of Education.
 
The question, which comes to mind is: Who decides what information is good/desirable for the citizens of this country?
 
While we do not deny the fact that we are an Anti-Islamic organization, we would argue that:Islamists rejoyce
  • It is our right to oppose any politically threatening or criminal ideology, which tries to dismantle our existing social and political system. It is our view that Islam is such ideology , equal if not far worse than Nazism or Communism.
  • We do not plan, promote and/or condone ANY illegal/criminal activities and actions against the state or any ethnic and/or religious community  but simply educate Australian public about the ideas underlying Islam and the objectives of Islam.
  • We provide information – from cultural, historic and other sources which is accurate, factual and always supported by evidence.  It presents evidence to be evaluated by those who read it.
  • Furthermore our views represent those of many faiths and backgrounds. The site is anti-racist, opposes any form of discrimination and bigotry, which in our view is what our concerns about in any discrimatory religion/ ideology or cult. We have well grounded concerns that Islam is based on violent and discriminatory views of women, gays and non-Muslims, unlike other religious faiths such as Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism and Zoroastrianism.
  • The views given on the site include those of ex Muslims who are in a special position to inform others about Islam, from the perspective of those who have left the religion.  This is surely of education value to children who might wish to have two sides of the story about Islam.

The really interesting part of this censorship initiative undertaken by our own NSW Dept of Education and Training, is fact that while it is  blocking our site, it does not have any problems with truly vile Islamists websites like those listed below:

Today, our government censors our websites, which are informative, historical and cultural in origin. In the interests of an authentic secular education, children should be exposed to as many varied viewpoints as possible.
It is against the department’s own secular philosophy to defend a religious faith like Islam from critique. How are students, especially senior students studying history to learn well balanced views, if certain material giving ‘the other side of the story’ is denied them.?
 
 
What is going on in the "free"  world? 
 
Tomorrow our  thoughts and opinions will become a criminal offence if they are not in line with those championed by the Department of Correct Thinking.
 
This is already happening and the UN controlled organizations such as AHRC are trying to force upon us so called “vilification of religion laws” under the false pretense of “protecting human rights”.


Please – Defend Free Speech and Expression!!

Defend  Broad Aims In Education!!

Please participate in the AHRC survey (see deteils HERE). 
Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 March 2009 08:26  

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