Tanveer Ahmed

Nauru kids and “resignation syndrome”: a political diagnosis

30 October 2018 7:46 am

The term “resignation syndrome” arose just over a decade ago in Sweden. It described what doctors were seeing among refugees…

Tim Soutphommasane goes, the racism industry remains

7 August 2018 7:39 am

As the term of the Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane comes to an end, it is worth reflecting on his…

A Muslim, the alt-right – and Israel

25 July 2018 8:11 pm

Of course I was anxious about being a Muslim visiting Israel. My passport stated my birthplace as Bangladesh and there…

Children, migration and blackmail

27 June 2018 7:46 am

Children are an endless source of moral blackmail in causes of the Left. Nowhere is this truer that in migration.…

White flight: it’s real

25 May 2018 10:17 am

New South Wales Labor leader Luke Foley does not deserve to be publicly executed for speaking truthfully. The criticism against…

North and South

16 August 2017 8:04 am

The events at Charlottesville, Virginia, occur in the context of rapid changes in the South. Having just travelled through sections…

True selves

15 July 2017 9:00 am

News of a world-first designation of a gender-free baby in Canada will come as no surprise, but should come with…

Gender quotas, blue collars and male suicide

3 June 2017 9:00 am

Let me tell you about a couple of patients who illustrate how feminism can contribute to both domestic violence and…

Manchester, Trump and terror

24 May 2017 11:44 am

It’s been a big week underlining the challenges in combatting global Islamic terrorism. The combination of Trump’s speech to Middle…

Reforming Islam

14 April 2017 11:00 pm

The Koran was placed on the highest possible level in my household. It was a mark of awe that the…

The danger of moderate Islam

25 February 2017 9:00 am

Prior to the World Trade Centre attacks, no one would have cared that I was a Muslim. My ethnic heritage…

Trump is our id, the Left is our super-ego

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Trump’s inauguration will be loathed by many. While the meltdown of his enemies are too long and varied to document,…

The humiliated intellectuals of the Left

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

The Booker Prize winning author Yann Martel wrote in The Life of Pi that reason was the fool’s gold of…

Australia’s nervous breakdown

5 November 2016 9:00 am

A colleague who had recently arrived from the Middle East wondered why it seemed that everybody was on the verge…

Aussie Mussies

1 October 2016 9:00 am

There have been few developments to better illustrate the collective delusions of the progressive media and the Islamic community than…

Mental mollycoddling

3 September 2016 9:00 am

It was recently exposed in News Limited newspapers that as many as one in three students in some elite high…

Tora! Tora! Bora!

30 July 2016 9:00 am

I have just returned from Japan. The country represents a different model of development, its collective emphasis often chanelled towards…

The protective cloak of Islamophilia

25 June 2016 3:00 am

I have a problem with the term Islamophobia, for its technical meaning translates as an irrational fear of Islam and…

Who put the Moral Authority into the AMA?

11 June 2016 8:00 am

In a post-religious world of hollowed out identities, the notion of moral authority is more contested than ever. The former…

Ripe to be radicalised

14 May 2016 9:00 am

The most successful deradicalisation program in history is considered to be the pacification of the Black September Organisation in the…

Doctor’s notes

9 April 2016 9:00 am

Rumana was a sari-clad, olive-skinned woman who presented to my western Sydney practice. She had arrived months earlier to live…

I’m An Asylum-Seeker, Get Me Out Of Here

13 February 2016 9:00 am

Refugee advocates are partly responsible for the distress of asylum seekers, expressed variably from self harm to alleged rape claims.…

White noise

23 January 2016 9:00 am

While the issue of terrorism and how best to engage Muslims will remain a potentially divisive issue within the government,…

Muslim blackmail

5 December 2015 9:00 am

I am not a practising Muslim, but care about the future of the faith. My ancestral roots are from Bangladesh,…

Malcolm’s Muslim makeover

17 October 2015 9:00 am

The Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is in danger of helping to entrench the already rampant denial in Islamic communities with…