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Failure Politics

August 4, 2017 - 09:37 -- Admin

Pessimistic policy agendas of the LNP We won’t have it! We won’t take it! We don’t want it! We don’t want the sickly pessimism of these failed penny-ante philosophers, these failed leaders, these failed and failures of small-minded-people that head and advise this government. Look at them!: Failed Priests, failed Fathers, failed relationships, failed business,…

Day to Day Politics: Inequality. What’s mine is mine and what’s yours is negotiable.

August 3, 2017 - 06:00 -- Admin

Thursday 3 August 2017 When the lady with the awful hairdo uttered these villainous words of inequity … ”There is no such thing as society. There are only individuals making there are only individuals making their way” (paraphrased) … and when the second-rate actor aligned his politics with the Christian Right, the scene was set for…

Boris Johnson in Australia

August 2, 2017 - 17:39 -- Admin

“We [Australians and Britons] can talk to each other as we can with no one else, but you can’t revert to a world that’s now disappeared.” (Allan Gyngel, Sydney Morning Herald, Aug 1, 2017). To hear Boris Johnson, current Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom, is to be subjected to the capsuled calls of another…

Operation Condor

August 2, 2017 - 12:00 -- Admin

By Dr George Venturini Heinz Alfred ‘Henry’ Kissinger obtained a Ph.D. at Harvard University in 1954. His interest was on Castelreagh and Metternich – two empire builders. He devoted his life to sublimate them. In an incendiary, studiedly defamatory book the late Christopher Hitchens described him as “a mediocre and opportunist academic [intent on] becoming…

We All Misunderstood Scott Morrison And Other Breaking News!

August 2, 2017 - 08:53 -- Admin

In the United States, the media is in shock after the Whitehouse has gone a full thirty-six hours without a firing or “resignation”. More on this later, but first let’s do our in-depth report on inequality. When Bill Shorten started talking about inequality, there was some confusion about Scott Morrison’s assertion tht inequality in Australia…

Reviving the Cult of Princess Diana

August 1, 2017 - 15:50 -- Admin

There is no rational explanation for this, even after searching for the coded meanings culture throws up. A not very bright, propelled on a wave of the pre-Kardashian phenomenon of celebrity for its own meaning; a youthful flower, gathered by the Grim Reaper while speeding off with her lover in the Pont de l’Alma tunnel…