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Muslim communities in Australia and the ‘mainstreaming’ of outer-group suspicion and apprehension
Muslims tend to be characterised as the least desirable group of migrants and continue to be viewed with suspicion and apprehension.
Learning to speak each other’s languages, again
Understanding each other’s languages and cultures will help overcome the vulnerabilities in Australia’s multiculturalism and its engagement with Asia exposed by COVID-19.