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Abbott Suggests Following Britain By Reintroducing Imperial Measurements!

September 19, 2021 - 18:17 -- Admin

No, Tony Abbot didn’t actually say that! At least he hasn’t at the point that I’m writing this. Whatever, Boris has suggested that they’ll be legislating to allow shops to use the old imperial stones, pounds and ounces in Britain. This is real and not something I’m making up and while it sounds absurd given…

Is Albanese accepting nuclear subs?

September 19, 2021 - 16:18 -- Admin

By Darrell Egan   In a statement from Australian opposition Defence Minster Brendan O’Connor’s office authorised from Labor Leader Anthony Albanese and Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister Penny Wong, Australian Labor appears to be accepting the nuclear powered submarine deal, with some house keeping checks as follows: “While there is much that we welcome, it’s also clear…

The Anglo Unilateralists Strike

September 19, 2021 - 14:24 -- Admin

When President Joe Biden won the White House, he promised, with a facility of unceasing boredom, that diplomacy was back. “Diplomacy is back at the centre of our foreign policy,” he stated on February 4. “As I said in my inaugural address, we will repair our alliances and engage with the world once again, not…

Eggs and Onions

September 18, 2021 - 13:35 -- Admin

I hold an indomitable dogma which, though at first blush it looks like it belongs to matters culinary, in fact it is a dogma, an undeniable teaching, that applies to one’s whole life, and it is this: no decent fried egg should present itself without a good-sized fried onion. Whether dressed as an omelette or…

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Morrison creating tensions with Asia and New Zealand

September 18, 2021 - 13:14 -- Admin

By Darrell Egan   Fresh from Scott Morrison’s announcement to go to Washington later this year after Australian Foreign Ministers Asia and Washington visit, he introduces nuclear submarines to Australia as part of AUKUS pact between Australia, Britain and the US to take a assertive military approach to China in the South China Sea. It is…

Massive Decisions – Zero Transparency

September 16, 2021 - 15:56 -- Admin

Australians for War Powers Reforms Media Release The Australian people and the national Parliament have been bypassed and side-lined in today’s massive announcements on defence and nuclear powered submarines. That’s according to former diplomat and acting President of Australians for War Powers Reform (AWPR), Dr Alison Broinowski AM. “The lack of transparency and accountability in…

Which major political party is more qualified to embrace urgent change?

September 16, 2021 - 06:00 -- Admin

Tom Tesoro writing on Facebook, said: “They all sense their economic destiny, their power to shape their society to suit the elite they believe to be the superior class. They adhere to the ancient principle of the aristocracy, the ‘betters’, natural leaders, and those best suited to rule. They must accrue all the benefits that…