Australian law targets Muslims

Australia’s espionage chief has agreed with Muslim leaders that tough new laws seem to single out Muslims. However, Dennis Richardson, head of the Australian Security and Intelligence Organization, told the Joint Parliamentary Committee that he made no apology for it, the Herald Sun newspaper reported Friday.

UPI report, 20 May 2005

See also “ASIO chief defends anti-terror laws”, The Age, 20 May 2005

Robert Spencer applauds Richardson’s “refreshing directness and honesty”.

Dhimmi Watch, 21 May 2005