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Some Avoidance Clouds Over Delivery of the Treasurer’s Economic Statement and the October Budget

July 30, 2022 - 15:14 -- Admin

By Denis Bright   Australians are still waiting for a real response from the Shadow Treasurer Angus Taylor to Jim Chalmers’s economic statement. Angus Taylor’s media site released a political statement on the forthcoming economic statement on the day prior to the delivery of Dr Jim Chalmer’s economic statement: “The former Coalition Government left Labor with…

Gilding the Cage of Suburbia: Farewelling Neighbours

July 30, 2022 - 12:59 -- Admin

The statistics of Australia’s longest running drama series about sickeningly idyllic suburbia will interest soap show boffins. It lasted 5,955 episodes over 37 seasons, starting in 1985. Its anaemically thin plotlines, subpar acting, and emphasis on ideals bound to cause indigestion, did not prevent Neighbours from being mandatory viewing.  Neighbours was, especially for British audiences,…

Damning words and how to use them to tell the story of Morrison’s downfall (Part two)

July 30, 2022 - 06:00 -- Admin

Damning words and how to use them to tell the story of Morrison’s downfall. On May 21, Labor won. I continue with my observance of the downfall of the Coalition with my quotes and allow their words to tell their story. A story of the worst period in Australian political history. With the worst cabinet…

Facial Recognition Technology Down Under

July 29, 2022 - 15:38 -- Admin

The language is far from reassuring. Despite being caught red handed using facial recognition technology unbeknownst to customers, a number of Australia’s large retail companies have given a meek assurance that they will “pause” their use. The naughty will only show contrition in the most qualified of ways. It all began with an investigation by…

Pauline Storms Out Declaring She Doesn’t Accept Reality And She Never Will…

July 28, 2022 - 18:49 -- Admin

Yes, I’m sure you’re all aware that Publicity-Seeking Pauline, fresh from re-election stormed out of the Acknowledgement of Country declaring that she didn’t acknowledge that there was such a thing and she never would. Of course, this has led many to wonder why she’s never done it before, but we need to be fair here.…

Morrison has gutted the LNP

July 27, 2022 - 14:27 -- Admin

Even typing those words has an unreal feeling. Will he come back? Will his poisonous personality rear up out of the darkness? Will he make a miraculous comeback? Or will he pull the pin on his parliamentary career, and move to the U.S. where some believe he belongs? Some might find such trepidation, caused by…

The Australian Government’s war against ugly truths

July 27, 2022 - 12:23 -- Admin

By Steve Davies   Why it matters: During the 2022 elections the Labor Party promised to create a National Integrity Commission and reform public sector whistle blower laws. Despite those promises the newly elected Labor Government is allowing the prosecution against Australian Taxation Office whistle blower, Mr Richard Boyle, to continue. They are doing so using…

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