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The real threat to our national security

June 8, 2017 - 11:49 -- Admin

While Pauline Hanson spreads her hatred of Muslims, Peter Dutton wages war on refugees, and Malcolm Turnbull berates bail and parole decisions, the real threat to our national security and sovereignty is ignored. Three months before the 2013 election, Stuart Robert organised a dinner in his Parliament House office with Tony Abbott and Chinese business…

Perhaps Minister Tudge needs experience at being unemployed

June 7, 2017 - 14:56 -- Admin

By Kate Zizys, National Branch Coordinator, AUWU Recently the fortune of sponsorship allowed me to attend two stakeholder events that dealt with federal budget measures, specifically changes around Australia’s social welfare safety net. The Australian Council of Social Service ‘Post Budget Breakfast’, was essentially an information and discussion opportunity. ACOSS played host to Minister Scott…

Terror, Terror, Terror… But Let’s Not Politicise It Unless We Can Stick It To Labor!

June 7, 2017 - 09:25 -- Admin

Malcolm Turnbull was quick to wonder why that guy who committed the terrorist attack in Brighton was on parole… Now, we know it’s a “terrorist attack” because Khayre said that he was doing it for “ISIS and Al Qaeda” which some pedants have suggested was rather strange considering that there’s a major split between the…

On the other, the sun is rising

June 7, 2017 - 08:32 -- Admin

By freef’all852 The rise and rise of Public Politics. Now, I may not be telling many of you anything new, but I am seeing there’s a new wind in the air – no, not Tony and his onions – but seriously, a touch of something different in the political discussions. Could it be that with…

Peace be upon all

June 6, 2017 - 16:50 -- Admin

By Khaled First and foremost, a heartfelt sorrow is extended to all the people who have fallen victim to the recent attacks in London. Know that the world is praying for you and your loved ones. Through every media and social network, we keep hearing the words “attack”, “terrorism”, “extremism”, “radicalization”, “fanaticism”, “mental illness” and…

The IPA’s influence on climate change policy is a far greater threat than terrorism

June 6, 2017 - 12:27 -- Admin

As talk of terrorist grooming and foreign influence in elections and policy making resounds throughout the media, not enough attention is paid to the political influence, grooming and propaganda being used by environmental vandals and their lobbyists. The success of the IPA in influencing the climate change debate will likely kill far more people than any…