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Yes, Prime Minister. Fishy, well not at all, you see …

August 12, 2018 - 06:00 -- Admin

Sunday 12 August 2018 Aid Memoir: Meeting between the Prime Minister of Australia and the Minister for Energy and the Environment the Rt. Honorable Josh Frydenberg representing the Commonwealth, and Dr. John Schubert representing The Great Barrier Reef Foundation. April 9 2018 Schubert: “Good afternoon, Prime Minister, Minister Freydenberg. Please take a seat. May I enquire as…

Britain’s Novichok Poisoning Incidents: Opportunities to Revive Glasnost?

August 11, 2018 - 19:30 -- Admin

By Denis Bright In the absence of new leads in the bizarre poisoning cases involving the Novichok nerve agent in Britain, the intensity of reporting in the mainstream media is certainly worth encouraging. While coverage of the Novichok poisonings sells papers and on-air time in Britain, its infotainment value also helps to chip away at…

The True Facts Behind That $444 Million Grant To The Great Barrier Reef Foundation

August 10, 2018 - 08:58 -- Admin

Ok, let me state at the outset that I realised my tautology straight away but headings are hard to change. A tautology is when you repeat the same thing in an unnecessary way, like “past history”, “morning sunrise” or “mistaken National MP”. It is not the same thing as an oxymoron which is when you…

Hung for a penny

August 9, 2018 - 22:08 -- Admin

As the Coalition sharpen their knives to destroy the life of another political opponent, it would be timely to reflect on some other recent episodes. Starting with the obvious, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water and Resources and Northern Australia, Barnaby Joyce, impregnated a young staffer, created jobs for her in other…

Banning Alex Jones and Infowars

August 9, 2018 - 12:30 -- Admin

He is treated as the bogeyman of conspiracy entertainment, and Alex Jones has become a prominent figure for advancing a host of unsavoury views. High on his list of incendiaries is the claim that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary shooting never took place and was the work of paid fantasists, with the victims’ parents being…

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