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Club Troppo Monday, November 28, 2016 - 23:19 Source

Image result for little platoons burkeThe intimidatingly well informed Brad Delong used the following quote from Rosa Luxemburg to bid “good riddance” to Fidel Castro. I don’t know enough to agree or disagree, but as I read Luxemburg’s words, I wasn’t thinking of communism.

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laberal Monday, November 28, 2016 - 19:58 Source

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Your Democracy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 19:47 Source

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The Australian Independent Media Network Monday, November 28, 2016 - 19:33 Source

I was born in the late fifties in a small country town and then went to school in the Western suburbs of Sydney.  My friends had surnames like Evripidou, Tsoukalis and Malouf.  Perhaps they experienced discrimination and name-calling but I was not aware of it and it certainly never happened in our group.  They were…

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Cheeseburger Gothic Monday, November 28, 2016 - 19:18 Source

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Harrangue Man Monday, November 28, 2016 - 17:32 Source

"Danger! High Voltage" by Electric Six.

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Your Democracy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 17:20 Source

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There's no room at the Coalition ministry's inn for Tony Abbott: Julie Bishop

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Harrangue Man Monday, November 28, 2016 - 17:20 Source

After a late start from a medical I hit the keyboard with fingers flying with just human physicality getting in my way because I could not type as fast as I could think.I've fucked off worrying about typing noise as well. I'm in countdown mode and to work as fast as I need to I cannot be pecking a key at a time.I finalised a project then threw it up the chain. It was one I started, got resourced then ready for implementation. A shovel ready project that could be completed in 10 minutes once the go is given. If I get that up then I'll have won no matter what happens next; it's a gaping hole and it has to be filled.

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Your Democracy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 16:48 Source

latte and tealatte and tea

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Skepticlawyer Monday, November 28, 2016 - 16:41 Source

If you assume some factor is behind everything, it is very easy to find it everywhere you look–you just project it onto phenomena. Marxists assumed everything was driven by class dynamics and–surprise, surprise—they found it everywhere they looked. As a friend of mine said to me years ago; Marxist academics didn’t look for evidence, they looked for footnotes.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 15:06 Source

myWatt is nifty, thrifty and a little bit geeky!

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 15:01 Source

L03, one of the world leaders in developing blockchain technology for the energy industry, says utilities are facing rapid change.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 15:01 Source

L03, one of the world leaders in developing blockchain technology for the energy industry, says utilities are facing rapid change.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 14:51 Source

AEMO says Hazelwood closure no threat to reliability – unless market sits on its hands. Meanwhile, Senate Committee recommends planned exit of coal generation by 2020.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 14:34 Source

SA government vows to "fight tooth and nail" against network operator as SAPN takes revenue challenge to federal court.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 14:34 Source

SA government vows to "fight tooth and nail" against network operator as SAPN takes bid to add another $250m to consumer electricity bills to federal court.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 14:25 Source

Tony Abbott uses Sky News interview to attack renewable energy in what could be seen as an affront to Malcolm Turnbull’s leadership position.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 14:25 Source

Tony Abbott has used an interview with Sky News to attack renewable energy in what could be seen as an affront to Malcolm Turnbull’s leadership position.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 13:48 Source

Wind energy in Denmark generating enough electricity to meet the country's demand over the course of Saturday.

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Your Democracy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 13:31 Source

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The Greens are calling for a parliamentary inquiry into a "secret deal" involving Attorney-General George Brandis and the West Australian Liberal Government over funds from Alan Bond's failed Bell Group.

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Hoyden About Town Monday, November 28, 2016 - 12:22 Source

Axiom: Recklessly broad generalisations lead to arseholery.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 12:03 Source

Melbourne-based Impact Investment Group’s (IIG) Giant Leap Fund has made its first two investments.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 11:10 Source

NSW renewables minister says solar households should be allowed to share and trade solar and be pinged only a minimal network "freight" fee.

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The Australian Independent Media Network Monday, November 28, 2016 - 11:00 Source

By Sean Hurley I advocate for fundamental social change. I advocate for fundamental social change because I want our species to have a future. Even in the face of insurmountable evidence to the contrary, I tell myself that as humans we can change and create better outcomes for our children. I had the idea for…

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xkcd.com Monday, November 28, 2016 - 11:00 Source

[bzzzt] "REMEMBER TO CHECK IN FOR YOUR FLIGHT TO LONDON." "My wha-" [bzzzt] "YOUR UBER WILL ARRIVE IN FOUR MINUTES."

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The Australian Independent Media Network Monday, November 28, 2016 - 10:00 Source

The Iraq Inquiry Report (2009-2016) documents how Tony Blair committed Great Britain to war early in 2002, lying to the United Nations, to Parliament, and to the British people, in order to follow George Bush, who had planned an aggression on Iraq well before September 2001. Australian Prime Minister John Howard conspired with both reckless…

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The Melbourne Urbanist Monday, November 28, 2016 - 09:28 Source

We’re often told suburban sprawl replaces agricultural land and is a serious threat to future food security, but the evidence suggests it’s not a such a big deal Is sprawl a serious threat to food security?

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 09:22 Source

We keep seeing more evidence that Direct Action is not working, and that our greenhouse pollution is going up.

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Renew Economy Monday, November 28, 2016 - 09:01 Source

New player in retail energy market aims to supply affordable 100 percent renewable- sourced electricity and generous feed in tariffs to Australians rooftop solar homeowners.

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North Coast Voices Monday, November 28, 2016 - 00:16 Source

This is U.S. president-elect Donald J.

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