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Dear Mr Morrison: “I ask you not to forget Afghanistan”

November 1, 2021 - 16:30 -- Admin

Nazdana Sultanfar lives in Afghanistan. Below is a letter she wrote to our Prime Minister asking that her country and the appalling treatment of Afghan women not be forgotten. Dear Mr. Morrison, As the whole world is witnessing a change in Afghanistan’s political system, with this regime change in Afghanistan, we are witnessing many collapses.…

Do the crime – do the time

November 1, 2021 - 15:45 -- Admin

By 2353NM   The reason Dominic Perrottet became Premier of New South Wales is Gladys Berejiklian chose to join the select group of Liberal Party New South Wales Premiers that resigned before undergoing the scrutiny of a New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption public hearing. Of course, Berejiklian had her supporters, they are the ones…

Crystal Ball Jurisprudence: The US Appeal Against Assange Opens

October 28, 2021 - 13:35 -- Admin

It’s time to ready yourself for ghoulishly bad behaviour. Shred your bill of rights or whatever charter of liberties you have handy. Flatulent, dangerous and fatuous, the US prosecution of Julian Assange took to the UK High Court on October 27, opening its effort to overturn the January ruling by District Judge Vanessa Baraitser. In…

Modern Money: A New Hope

October 27, 2021 - 19:00 -- Admin

By Darren Quinn   Is Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) radical? Yes. It is especially radical if we go to the roots of the word ‘radical’ which itself means ‘from the root’. Is MMT innovative? Only in the sense that it is a synthesis of different strands of heterodox thought, though not all heterodox economists are on board.…

The hypocrisy of Turnbull’s climate commentary

October 27, 2021 - 17:23 -- Admin

By Andrew Wicks   While Malcolm Turnbull routinely advocates for climate change, we should not forget what he did and failed to do when he had the opportunity. Malcolm Turnbull has excoriated Scott Morrison’s net zero plan, labelling it as a “con” and “distraction” authored by the coal industry. In conversation with The New Daily, Turnbull said that…

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