Re: Eddie's Fight Against Racism in Australia Reply #30 – August 11, 2021, 01:41:00 PM Quote from: Mav on August 11, 2021, 01:26:25 PMThat highlights how laudable the helping hand extended by the Jewish community was. There is tension between the Jewish community and the black community, especially black Muslims. The lesson should be that we should be allies of those experiencing discrimination even if they are in some ways our enemies. If minorities only support those who share common interests with them, they might find they have little support when it’s their turn in the barrel.Niemöller’s words are inscribed in the Holocaust Museum:Plenty of people/groups need “speaking for” in this world of turmoil. Do we speak for all of them or are some more deserving, urgent or important than others. Politics, religion, economics, etc etc will always be involved.