The First Step is Admitting You Have a Problem
I appreciate that tensions are high in Sydney right now and it is important to maintain a cool head. However, statements like this just infuriate me.
"I do not accept there is underlying racism in this country," Mr Howard said today following yesterday's race riots at Cronulla Beach.
The Herald seems to be having a not-so-subtle dig at the PM here, basically contradicting him within the span of a single sentence.
Seriously, after this weekend's events, what more evidence could there be of Australia's underlying racism?
Other than the fact we elected John Howard, that is.