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politicalowl Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 23:16 Source

Some thoughts on the Bennelong by-election:

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North Coast Voices Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 18:17 Source

 
 
Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) Virtual Tally Room – count begins after 6.30pm.

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Poll Bludger Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 18:01 Source

Live coverage of the count for the Bennelong by-election.

The post Bennelong by-election live appeared first on The Poll Bludger.

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The Tally Room Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 18:00 Source

6:00 – Polls have just closed in the Bennelong by-election. I’ll be covering this by-election live tonight, hopefully including some projections and geographic breakdowns (although I’m still finishing them off). We should start having results between 6:30 and 7pm.

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Your Democracy Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 15:12 Source

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The Australian Independent Media Network Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 12:47 Source

The taking down of the calendars: a reflection … or two! (Ziedel’s secret carby’). #1 Dropped in to the workshop to pay my mechanic’s bill a while back..more than a year or so, in fact … anyway, it was on that day when Peter – the mechanic – was taking down several of those “girlie”…

The post The taking down of the calendars appeared first on The AIM Network.

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Harrangue Man Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:51 Source

With the traditional Ozzer cultural downtime for the Christmas and New Year combined with Summer school holidays it means my home alone time has come to an end.

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The Australian Independent Media Network Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:39 Source

The Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sex Abuse hadn’t quite concluded when Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Social Security Minister Christian Porter embarked on their malfeasant project of creating two tiers of abuse survivors. In their proposed and ill-named redress scheme, (there can be no “redress,” there can only be recognition of awful suffering) a…

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The Australian Independent Media Network Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 11:00 Source

By Barddylbach Australians may have forgotten what happened on Halloween already, but it may be harder to forget this will be the fifth consecutive Christmas the Australian Federal Government has imprisoned refugees in offshore mandatory detention. New cabins on a remote hostile island while families, women and children languish on another is not freedom, it…

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The Australian Independent Media Network Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:30 Source

By Peter Mcc The Catholic Church finds itself in a bit of a bind these days. They love having their exclusive gentlemen’s club, with all the trappings and showmanship, fancy dresses, fine wines, and immunity from the Law, but suddenly folk have had enough of their treatment of children and society wants, demands actually, that…

The post Helping the Catholic Church out of trouble appeared first on The AIM Network.

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The Australian Independent Media Network Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 06:04 Source

Saturday 16 December 2017 As the final days before Christmas, meander their way through those monolithic tributes to capitalism, people’s only thoughts are of seasonal indebtedness for their happiness. As they descend into the Australian 30 day non-thinking hiatus that is our festive holiday season who will be interested in news? As we invest in the…

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North Coast Voices Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 00:16 Source

Sulpher Crested Cockatoo Cacatua galeritaImage: Clement TangThis large parrot’s range

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North Coast Voices Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 00:15 Source

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Poll Bludger Friday, December 15, 2017 - 22:32 Source

Another poll points to a cliffhanger in the make-or-break Bennelong by-election.

The post Galaxy: 51-49 to Liberal in Bennelong appeared first on The Poll Bludger.

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MacroBusiness Friday, December 15, 2017 - 22:20 Source

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Is Trump Driving the Stock Market Rally? – NY Times Goldman Wants a 100% Margin on Some Bitcoin Futures Trades – Bloomberg Out With the Old? Blockchain Requires a New Regulatory Approach – Coin Desk FCC Votes to End Net Neutrality Rules – Bloomberg U.S. regulators ditch net neutrality

The post Weekend Reading: 16-17 December 2017 appeared first on MacroBusiness.

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