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This highlighted health statistics would come as no surprise to people living in rural and regional Australia

January 23, 2018 - 00:16 -- Admin

The Sydney Moring Herald, 18 January 2018:NSW has been ranked the worst for healthcare affordability among older patients in the latest survey that pits Australia's most populous state against international health systems.The results released on Thursday showed a larger proportion of NSW patients 65 and older struggled with their medical cost

This is what happens when you read news reports generated by right-wing politicians

January 22, 2018 - 00:16 -- Admin

“Victorians are “scared to go out to restaurants” because of “African gang violence”, Peter Dutton has said, in an interview attacking the supposed lack of deterrence of crime in Victoria. The home affairs minister told 2GB on Wednesday that Victorians were “bemused” when they looked “at the jokes of sentences being handed down” due to “political correctness that’s taken hold”. “There’s no deterrence there at the moment,” he said.

U.S. Political Retrospective: those first investigations into presidential candidate Donald J Trump

January 21, 2018 - 00:15 -- Admin

Sometime in September or October 2015 Glenn Simpson of Fusion GPS began a broad investigation of then Republican presidential candidate nominee Donald J Trump under contact for an unspecified client and later commenced another investigation of Trump as official Republican presidential candidate for a different client in the first half of 2016.Simpson later confirmed the clients to be in the first instance The Washington Free Beacon, a conservative website

In response to Trump's fake news awards the Committee to Protect Journalists announced Press Oppressors awards

January 19, 2018 - 00:18 -- Admin

After a couple of date deferrals, well-known right wing ratbag US President Donald J Trump finally released his so-called 2017 Fake News Awards on a Republican web site on 18 January 2017 (Sydney time) announcing "the most corrupt & biased of the Mainstream Media".As o