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Road map to Bondi – fresh air is the safest place to be, Hazzard easing outdoor restrictions

September 12, 2021 - 12:45 -- Admin

Yes, we have a roadmap all the way out of Covid NSW and Health Minister Hazzard is sprouting thought bubbles just like Morrison, now that we won’t be listening to him and Gladys every day – Less bags of wind and heaps more sun and fresh air. That will sort everything out all the way…

We can do so much better than this

September 11, 2021 - 16:23 -- Admin

This government seems to think I should feel grateful for their stewardship. Yeah…nah. Ten reasons why we MUST have a change of government We have Ministers wandering around wearing coal miners’ outfits and a government who thinks the greatest threat to the Reef is plastic and the best way forward is an economic recovery based…

Will the Prime Minister pick up his phone to call China regarding his racist screw up?

September 11, 2021 - 14:51 -- Admin

By Darrell Egan   With every problem the Morrison government encounters the Prime Minister will reply that he does not hold the item relating to the probe. Regarding the issue of international students from China confidence in Australia when the Morrison government decides to implement their vaccine passport and allow international students back, it has to…

Messianic Failure: Pursuing the GWOT Jabberwock

September 11, 2021 - 14:08 -- Admin

Anniversaries can provide occasions for reflection and deep consideration. Past errors and misjudgements can be considered soberly; historical distance provides perspective. Mature reflections may be permitted. But they can also serve the opposite purpose: to cake, cloak and mask the record. The gooey name GWOT, otherwise known as the Global War on Terrorism, is some…

With her state heading for disaster, Gladys bails on NSW

September 10, 2021 - 17:11 -- Admin

By Matthew Reddin   For weeks, Gladys Berejiklian has warned that things will get worse. She just announced that she won’t be doing daily press conferences. There’s this ongoing trend that echoed throughout the online world during the Trump presidency: Imagine if Obama said (or did) this? Imagine the outrage, the scorn, the villagers with torches and…

Paul Wolfowitz: Deluded and At Liberty

September 10, 2021 - 15:59 -- Admin

It was all marvellous for Paul Wolfowitz to get on Australian television (why bother?) to brusquely discuss those attacks on US soil in September 2001 and criticism of the invasion of Iraq by US-led forces. After two decades, the former US deputy secretary of defense has not mellowed. With each show, interview and podium performance…