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Nine Years Is Enough! It’s Time For A New Australia

May 19, 2022 - 18:25 -- Admin

By Loz Lawrey   That the LNP Coalition is desperate to win this election has been in stark evidence throughout the campaign. Morrison’s bullying tone at press conferences and the constant anti-Labor fearmongering, scare tactics and verbal assaults from him and his colleagues are testament to that desperation. But are they desperate to serve the Australian…

No, Josh, the Covid downturn was not Australia’s greatest challenge since federation

May 19, 2022 - 14:30 -- Admin

By Alan Austin   First the Covid crisis was “worse than the global financial crisis”, then it was “thirty times worse”, then it became “the most significant crisis Australia has seen since the Second World War.” That’s according to Scott Morrison and Josh Frydenberg. Now, as their messaging appears to be flailing, “the country has been…

Partying in 2022

May 18, 2022 - 19:41 -- Admin

By John Haly   “Climate change takes centre stage in Australia’s election” was proclaimed in 2019, but then the party of Climate scepticism took the stage. The polls failed to predict the election outcome on the 18th of May 2019, and “climate” wasn’t on the agenda. Even more of a climate denialist than Tony Abbott, denialist…

Election 2022 pledges on Science and Technology

May 18, 2022 - 14:43 -- Admin

Science & Technology Australia Media Release Australia’s political parties and independent candidates at the 2022 election have pledged their support for science and technology investments in the next term. Ahead of the 2022 Federal Election, Science & Technology Australia invited political parties and independent candidates to respond to the 10 election priorities of the science…