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Scott Morrison And The MinIstry Of Information And Stuff That We Should Believe…

July 24, 2021 - 09:16 -- Admin

In a crisis, good information is paramount so it’s really lucky that this isn’t a crisis. Jus in case you’re confused, it’s not a crisis because we have everything on target and going to plan and now, we have a four phase plan which describes what will happen in the future assuming that it does.…

“Ye shall know them by their fruits”

July 24, 2021 - 06:00 -- Admin

On Wednesday, 20 July, The Prime Minister did three radio interviews. During the third on Melbourne’s KIIS 101.1, he was asked by the host Jase Hawkins to apologise for the “nightmare” of the vaccine rollout. “Can you honestly say to me that the government has taken accountability?” he said. “Like, I have never heard the word ‘sorry’ –…

Tokyo’s Pandemic Games Open

July 23, 2021 - 14:49 -- Admin

The auguries are not good for the Tokyo Olympic Games. Resignations have filled the ledger, including Japanese composer Keigo Oyamada, organising committee president Yoshiro Mori and the creative director Hiroshi Sasaki. Then there is the lamentable behaviour of the authoritarian International Olympic Committee and the obsequious conduct of the Suga government. The continued prospect of…

It’s the forest, silly!

July 23, 2021 - 09:30 -- Admin

By David C Paull   The Pilliga forests are a significant water, biodiversity and carbon sink resource, yet our governments want to turn it into a gas-field. Now is the time to rethink how we value and manage our irreplaceable natural resources. Following the ecological catastrophe of the fire season of 2019/20, when it is estimated…

Seeking the Post-COVID Sunshine: Returning to Henry Kissinger’s Diplomatic Magic

July 22, 2021 - 15:33 -- Admin

By Denis Bright   The upsurge in international tensions favouring the containment of China has alarmed former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger. Henry Kissinger has recently participated in a virtual meeting organized by the Chinese Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA) to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his epic trip in July 1971. This initiative paved…

Why Did We Need Katie Hopkins When We Have So Many Unemployed Bigots Here Already?

July 22, 2021 - 13:01 -- Admin

Ah, cancel culture strikes and Katie Hopkins is sent away simply because she refused to obey the law… The outrage industry strikes again. I know I’m repeating myself, but well, isn’t history just littered with people who repeat themselves until somebody says why didn’t say that before and when the person says that they did,…

Rupe’s Tantrum: NSW Edition

July 21, 2021 - 23:32 -- Admin

In my last piece, I looked at how Scott Morrison appeared to have lost the support of the man who truly runs Australia. There we looked at the column published under the name of Morrison’s dog, which left the Prime Minister beaten and bloody in an alley somewhere. This time, I want to look at…

Our future is being destroyed

July 21, 2021 - 18:34 -- Admin

And – more importantly – so is the future of our descendants. The Coalition government is deaf to the pleas of those who understand the science, and who are asking for realistic action to reduce the risks associated with acknowledged global warming. IMHO, anyone who votes the coalition government back into power is accepting responsibility…

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