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The mystery of the Ruby Princess

April 3, 2020 - 01:22 -- Admin

Is a time of crisis also a time to put aside political differences and work towards common solutions? Many sensible people would agree or, at least, want that to be the case but it’s obvious no matter what the circumstances are, there will always be more than enough room for political gamesmanship, attacks and avenues for opportunism.

A short history of LNP corruption: When too much just isn’t enough

February 20, 2020 - 22:47 -- Admin

It’s hard to keep a tab on the current deluge of corruption coming out of federal politics, and barely a day goes by where there isn’t a new report of malfeasance by the Liberal–National government.

But
there’s so much corruption being carried out by the government that it’s so
hard to know where to start and, unfortunately for the public, it’s hard to
know when it will all stop.

Here’s a
short history:

Water for sale

NBN latest: Oh dear, what can the matter be?

February 14, 2020 - 15:35 -- Admin

You know the tune, so let’s all sing along: Oh dear, what can the matter be? Or, if you prefer Barnsie, “Dirty deeds, done dirt cheap”. As we approach the NBN’s nominal completion date of June this year, the decision to dump 21st century fibre and cobble something together using old copper wires and run-down pay television cables has left too many Australians humming a very sad tune.

Divided Opinions

January 22, 2020 - 00:25 -- Admin

The New Politics analysis of the 2019 year in Australian politics.

Eddy Jokovich and David Lewis, 338 pages. Released 2020

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