Linda Briskman


Islamophobia in Australia 2014-2016

This report captures and critically analyses data collected by the Islamophobia Register of Australia reflecting Australian Muslims' lived Islamophobic experiences.
Journal article

The creeping blight of Islamophobia in Australia

In the latter months of 2014, following events in faraway Iraq and Syria, Australia responded forcefully at home. The manufactured fear of a terrorist attack resulted in police raids, increased counter‐terrorism legislation and scare campaigns to alert the public to 'threat'. Although Islamophobia rose in...

Let them land: remembering Tampa

TAMPA VIEW is a short, quiet street on Christmas Island. Less than two hundred metres long, it ends at a sharp cliff descending into the Indian Ocean. When you stand at the end of the street you can see peaceful Flying Fish Cove, one or...