Articles from North Coast Voices
Headline at German language Handelsblatt.com on 27 October 2014:Australien – der Folterstaat…..Verstümmelungen und Selbstmorde sind in den Lagern Alltag. Selbst Kinder leben hinter Stacheldraht, dem Wahnsinn nahe. Und das Volk klatscht Beifall.Australia - State of torture….mutilations and suicides are everyday life in the camps.
Abbott & Co, fearful of having their own political tactics used against them, have in their joint not-so-confidential party discussions provided the Australian public with a convenient tag for the latest ‘national security’ measure - the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014.Coincidentally, after the Inter
If there was an issue so big that it is recognised by both government and industry as being close to the hearts of a great many residents and electors living on the NSW North Coast, it is community opposition to coal seam and tight gas exploration and potential production.So what did the Nationals do on one of Troy Grant’s early visits as Nationals leader and deputy premier of the state – they start a donnybrook that will have people shaking their heads and saying; Told you the Nats were for
The ideology-based wrecking ball that is the Abbott Government can possibly be explained thus…………………..Kruger and I published a paper that documented how, in many areas of life, incompetent people do not recognize -- scratch that, cannot recognize -- just how incompetent they are, a phenomenon that has come to be known as the Dunning-Kruger effect.
The NSW Labor Party realised that it had blundered in excising the Clarence Valley from its ‘CSG Free’ Northern Rivers policy and, yesterday corrected this new policy to include the valley, its water catchment, bio-diverse environment, vibrant communities and local economy.MEDIA RELEASE 29TH OCTOBER 2014Northern Rivers communities welcome new Labor Party policy on CSGCommunity groups in the Northern Rivers have applauded today’s policy announcement from the NSW Labor Party that adds the Clare
The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association is a very vocal lobbyist on behalf of the gas industry. It frequently seeks to demonise individuals who oppose the growth in unconventional gasfields.APPEA states; Concern about security of gas supplies in NSW is justified. However, household gas supplies are likely to be unaffected.
International media notices that Anthony John ‘Tony’ Abbott has joined John Winston Howard as serving Australian prime ministers referred to The Hague by one or more citizens.The Telegraph UK 22 October 2014:An Australian MP has asked the International Criminal Court to investigate prime minister Tony Abbott for crime