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NON-ARMED INTERVENTION

December 16, 2014 - 22:41 -- Admin

I don’t know anything about civilian non-armed intervention, or how it works and in what circumstances, but it seems to me in regard to the recent hostage event in Martin Place, such an option might have been very useful.

MORALITY AND REFUGEE POLICY

December 5, 2014 - 04:04 -- Admin

Green Senators spoke with emotion on the treatment of refugees in the last evenings debate on the amendment to the legislation. The debate, such as it is, was delivered to a near empty Senate chamber.This is a moral case, and as democratic citizens we have to take responsibility, and hold those who presume to rule us to account.

Senator Hanson-Young makes the case that Minister Scott Morrison is “a sociopath”:

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