Saturday June 27
Articles from The Australian Independent Media Network
“If you undo the institution of marriage by redefining it for the latest movement or the latest fad, you will open the Pandora’s box,” he (Eric Abetz) said.
“Like what?” host Kieran Gilbert asked.
“Well polyamory clearly, polamory (sic) is one of those….let’s not be under any illusion that once you start unpicking the definition of marriage, there will other consequences.”
Channel 9 News.
Why should a five month old baby be sent to Nauru? “If my son was living in the same conditions [as this baby] I’d be deemed an unfit parent” writes Eva Cripps in this compelling open letter to Tony Abbott.
Dear Prime Minister,
By Edward Eastwood
Sauro -“call me, Sam”, is standing in the front row of a line of protesters outside the Melbourne headquarters of Maxx Employment in Collins Street, and wearing a sign that reads ‘No Child Poverty In Australia’.
“When I come-a to this country from Tuscany in 1956, there were plenty jobs if-a you wanna work hard” he says.
When Tony Abbott faced a leadership spill in February, newly elected MP Andrew Nikolic seized an opportunity to ingratiate himself with his boss. In what can only be seen as a very bold and somewhat presumptuous move for a newbie, Nikolic very publicly wrote to his colleagues urging them to vote against the spill.
By Keith Davis
Coalition tanks welfare: We must stop their efforts to divide Australians.
By Dr Anthony Horton
Tony Abbott has been in power since 7 September 2013. From that moment, he and his government have broken promises and hurt Australians. This post will be regularly updated to keep track of the Abbott Government’s broken promises and everything his Government does to hurt Australians. Each separate item will have a link to a source. Broken promises appear in bold and in a separate fully referenced list at the end.
By Ross Sharp
It is another time, and it is another place, far, far away.
“May God bless you, may God bless your work, may God bless the country you are helping to protect and prosper.”
So said Tony Abbott at the swearing in of his latest security appointment, Roman Quaedvlieg, the commissioner of Australia’s newly created Border Force which merges the frontline functions of Customs and Immigration.