Just as the banner of freedom of speech is often used to mask racism and bigotry so too is this issue of political correctness.
“The Australian National Imams Council (ANIC) strongly condemns the criminal onslaught and massacre that has been and continues to be perpetrated by the Syrian regime”
The Australian National Imams Council (ANIC) condemns the comments made in parliament yesterday by the Minister for Immigration Peter Dutton. The Minister asserted that it was a mistake to allow Lebanese Muslims […]
The Call Out takes a closer look at the 2016 Federal Election – the results, the implications of a fractured Senate and the rise of far right candidates, in particular Pauline Hanson and One Nation.
Sheikh Shady Alsuleiman has been targeted for preaching the well-known and official Islamic view on homosexuality. Why the fuss?
Malcolm Turnbull has met with faith leaders at Kirribilli House, becoming the first prime minister to host an iftar, the fast-breaking meal during Ramadan.
Art project celebrates the shared history of Aboriginal and Muslim people in Australia — dating back to the arrival of Makassan fishermen in the 1600s and later the Afghan cameleers.
A delegation representing 21 Australian community organisations visited the Melbourne Consul-General for Turkey, Mr Mehmet Kucuksakalli, to hand deliver a letter addressed to Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
The Islamic Council of Victoria has welcomed the findings of the Senate Inquiry on Halal Certification, however, is still concerned that tax-payer funds have been wasted. The Senate Inquiry on Food Certification […]
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 In the name of Allah, Most Beneficent, Most Merciful. To the Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull, responsible members of our Government and Mothers and Fathers of Australia. […]
The Australian National Imams Council and community leaders were extremely shocked by the tragic incident that took place on Friday 02/10/2015 in front of the Parramatta police station.
Recognising her extensive fundraising work, the Point Cook resident was recently presented with Wyndham council’s mayoral youth award for community service, volunteering and leadership.
Wednesday, September 9 2015 ICV urges PM to be fair and transparent in refugee intake The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) cautiously welcomes the announcement that Australia’s humanitarian migrant intake will be […]
SECONDARY students are preparing for an exciting new chapter of their lives thanks to a careers expo.
A forum in Melbourne heard from a woman who was attacked after the Sydney siege and told to “go back to the Middle East”.
Why Abbott’s failure to condemn Reclaim Australia rallies is a test of character
Last Saturday the ICV played host to a media panel discussion and Q&A. The event was moderated by head of media and communications at the ICV Kuranda Seyit.
A Queensland woman has been sentenced to 180 hours of community service for a barrage of social media abuse towards a prominent Australian Muslim woman.
Islamic Councils across Australia strongly reject a government proposal to revoke Australian citizenship for those suspected of carrying out a terrorist act.
The ICV is urging Australia to take positive steps to avert a humanitarian crisis.