A pair of cowboy boots is shown in the street outside the concert venue after a mass shooting at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

The Double Standard In How The Media Is Portraying The Las Vegas Shooter

As the nation reels from the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, some people have noticed a double standard in how the media has portrayed 64-year-old Stephen Paddock versus other mass sho...
04/10/2017 7:04 PM AEDT
Picture taken on May 11, 2016 shows street artist Ibo Omari overpainting a swastika in Berlin.A ragtag band of Berlin street artists is taking aim at an urban scourge of neo-Nazi graffiti, using 'love and humour' to turn swastikas into colourful symbols of inclusiveness. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Sophia Kembowski / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION - TO ILLUSTRATE THE EVENT AS SPECIFIED IN THE CAPTION///TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY OCEANE LAZE AND DEBORAH COLE (Photo credit should read SOPHIA KEMBOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

These Street Artists Are Turning Swastikas Into Playful Art

“We take their ugly message and make something beautiful out of it," said Berlin-based Ibo Omari.
15/09/2017 6:49 AM AEST
Jeremy Christian, arrested in the fatal stabbing of two men and wounding of another aboard a MAX train, is arraigned on a 15-count indictment in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon, U.S., June 7, 2017. Stephanie Yao Long/Pool

Most Of America’s Terrorists Are White, And Not Muslim

When it comes to domestic terrorism in America, the numbers don't lie: Far-right extremists are behind far more plots and attacks than Islamist extremists. There were almost twice as many terrorist in...
25/06/2017 6:57 PM AEST
A convicted felon, Jeremy Christian, 35, accused of fatally stabbings two Good Samaritans who tried to stop Christian from harassing a pair of women who appeared to be Muslim, shouts during an appearance in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon, U.S., May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Beth Nakamura/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

5 Things The Media Gets Wrong About White Supremacist Hate

White supremacist terror is at the top of people's minds after a white supremacist stabbed and killed two men who were defending two young black women, one in a hijab, from his bigoted rant in Portlan...
12/06/2017 6:34 PM AEST

Syrian Artist Paints World Leaders As Refugees

Syrian artist Abdalla Al Omari is painting world leaders in an unexpected light: as refugees. In "The Vulnerability Series," Omari depicts President Donald Trump as an exhausted refugee, with a sleepi...
11/06/2017 5:18 PM AEST