The Serena Williams cartoon exposes Australia’s ignorance on race

Alana Lentin Opinion Australian media Australia’s white-dominated press lacks the racial literacy to see racism and to challenge racists he whole world has woken up to be faced with what we in Australia have apparently become immune to: yet another vile, racist cartoon, so base in its age-old reproduction of bestial caricature to nonetheless make us look again in horror before turning away in disgust. Mark Knight’s cartoon for News Corp paper the Herald Sun made global headlines Read more [...]