Europe is in the midst of a series of conflagrations. Last Thursday, Dublin was set ablaze in response to a stabbing attack allegedly carried out by a man of Algerian origin on two adults and three children. A few days prior, a more metaphorical fire arose in Holland as long-time anti-Islam campaigner and ‘hard-right’ figure Geert Wilders emerged victorious in the Dutch election.
Australia, too, has had its own upheavals.
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