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One could be forgiven for thinking this is just another shameful dog-whistling lie

April 25, 2017 - 15:09 -- Admin

Spud Duddy is demanding that the ABC and Fairfax apologise to him for doubting his version of events leading up to shots being fired on Manus Island. “These people can take the word of somebody that’s been discredited but that is an issue frankly for the credibility of the ABC, Fairfax and others, and I think…

Astounding stupidity! Turnbull Liberals award contracts for the anti-gambling Welfare Card to gambling interests!

April 25, 2017 - 15:06 -- Admin

By Michael Griffin The Turnbull Government claims, on the Department of Human Services website, that the cashless welfare card programme is: an effective tool for supporting disadvantaged communities to reduce the consumption and effects of drugs, alcohol and gambling that impact on the health and wellbeing of communities, families and children. Rarely can such rank…

Book Review: Surviving the 21st Century

April 25, 2017 - 10:59 -- Admin

Surviving the 21st Century Humanity’s Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them is Julian Cribb’s latest book. I was halfway through Chapter Two when I thought, “This book should be mandatory reading for every politician around the globe.” Everyone, politician or not, can benefit and learn from the insights and information Cribb shares…

The final inspection

April 25, 2017 - 09:52 -- Admin

The soldier stood before his God Which must always come to pass. He hope his shoes were shinning Just as brightly as his brass. “Step forward now, you soldier, How shall I deal with you? Have you always turned the other cheek? To my church have you been true?” The soldier squared his shoulders and…

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Why a Far-Left Government is Essential

April 25, 2017 - 00:56 -- Admin

By Christian Marx In the past 40 years the Western political narrative has shifted sharply to the right. Since the late 1970s left-wing governments have become proponents of Neoliberalism, while right-wing governments are on the verge of Fascism, in some cases, such as America, they are now indeed Fascist. The Labour parties around the world…

Shots Fired After Malcolm Asks Peter To Come Into His Office…

April 24, 2017 - 19:24 -- Admin

A five year old boy passed on the record of conversation between the Prime Minister and Peter Dutton. While some are claiming that this is inaccurate, my sources tell me that it’s completely accurate and anyone who is saying something different doesn’t have the facts. I have the facts, and they’re not alternate facts they’re…

Turnbull’s reinvention of the 457 visa scheme does little to aid Australia

April 24, 2017 - 10:30 -- Admin

By John Haly “We are bringing the 457 visa class to an end”, announced Mr Turnbull after Easter, “…We will replace it with two new temporary skills visas.” With a quick slight of hand, Turnbull re-branded the much criticised 457 visa with two – as yet unnamed – programs to bring foreign workers to Australia.…

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