You would have thought it would be at least mildly damaging to the Abbott government, if not just a bit embarrassing, that one of their colleagues has leaked a memo outlining their plans to wedge Labor on national security policy.
Articles from The Australian Independent Media Network
When Abbott and the Liberal Nationals took government in September 2013, it was as Paul Keating said ‘when you change government, you change the country‘. Tony Abbott and his government’s culture wars and austerity policies were more extreme than anything I feared in my worse nightmares – and my nightmares were a dystopian blend of North Korea / Nazi Germany / Stalinist Russia / Orwell’s 1984.
By Keith Davis
My first People Smuggling trip will be on Sunday 28th June and I fully intend to smuggle a Kombi load of people, plus my old dog, from Brisbane to Gympie. Once there we will take a happy stroll up Mary St, do the important march thing, and then desperately hope that there will be a coffee shop open somewhere afterwards (we locals know what Gympie is like on a Sunday).
By Jennifer Wilson
By Jennifer Wilson
By Dr Anthony Horton
As the climate change clock ticks louder than ever, more and more businesses are becoming part of the climate change solution. Two thousand business leaders met in Paris earlier this month at the Business and Climate Summit and agreed that the global economy could continue its focus on growth while addressing climate change risks.
Barak is a documentary movie and can be viewed on YouTube.
By Ross Hamilton
We had a mandate!
History is a curious creature. It is full of interesting stories that reveal all sorts of lessons that with the benefit of hindsight seem to have been bloody obvious but apparently weren’t at the time.
The AIMN will be migrating to a larger server, with the move likely to get under way within – hopefully – the next 24 hours or shortly thereafter.