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Alan Tudge to be met with protests over ‘welfare card’

June 5, 2017 - 13:22 -- Admin

Snap rallies are planned for Human Services Minister Alan Tudge’s visit to Hinkler this week. LNP MP Keith Pitt is pushing to bring the Welfare Debit Card to the entire Hinkler Electorate. Hinkler includes all towns from Bundaberg down to Hervey Bay and including River Heads to the Maryborough border. This is the biggest area being…

On one side the night so dark

June 5, 2017 - 10:50 -- Admin

By freef’all852 South Australia was founded on the philosophic ideas of a degenerate, financed by the money of an opportunist, bailed out by the taxpaying British public and eventually prospered on the money of speculating aspirants. What sort of government would eventually grow from such riff-raff? Answer: An LNP government. When it comes to choosing…

All you need is love

June 4, 2017 - 16:15 -- Admin

The Beatles released ‘All you need is love’, written by John Lennon and Paul McCarthy, 50 years ago this month during the first global satellite television broadcast, Our world. June 1967 was the summer of love where it is claimed that up to 100,000 people congregated in the Haight-Ashbury neighbourhood in the city of San…

Margaret Courts The Devil!

June 4, 2017 - 09:53 -- Admin

While I personally have no problem with people playing tennis, I’ve discovered that this may be because I’m a godless heathen. Or a lapsed Buddhist. Whatever… I’ve since realised that tennis is sinful and Margaret Court’s decision to play it was because she was being tempted by the devil. No, I’m not saying this because…

Day to Day Politics: Trump’s and Turnbull’s Terrible Tricks of Deception.

June 4, 2017 - 06:00 -- Admin

Sunday 4 June 2017 In the aftermath of calamitous decisions made by politicians who disregard the counsel of science and the wise, we are apt to find reasoned and thoughtful commentary. I was going through a number of online publications looking for commentary that might be sympathetic to my recent piece for The AIMN; Trump…

On the rim of a far horizon

June 3, 2017 - 19:54 -- Admin

By freef’all852 We are all aware of that old maxim: “Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” But are we here in Australia, particularly South Australia aware of just how close we stand to the sculptured pediment of ancient history? I suspect not … so allow me a moment of condescension…