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Why are ‘religious’ organisations given tax free status?

September 15, 2021 - 03:33 -- Admin

There would have been few people who were not deeply shocked by the revelations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. Now we have similar concerns revealed about the Jehovah’s Witnesses. I spent a considerable part of my school years studying the Bible, followed by examination of Comparative Religion, at a…

NSW Labor opposition leader makes sense in daily pressers

September 14, 2021 - 19:00 -- Admin

Opposition leaders and shadow ministries not getting enough air-time in traditional media, means that they’re unable to do their job keeping governments, ministers, and portfolios to account. We aren’t a democracy without their contributions. A prime example of this is NSW Opposition leader Chris Minns. Last week when NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, made the shock…

Evolutionary biologist urges us to save what’s left of our natural bushland

September 14, 2021 - 14:31 -- Admin

The University of Western Australia media statement Why do kookaburras laugh? Why are fairy wrens so blue? Why do cicadas click in unison? Professor Leigh Simmons, an evolutionary biologist from UWA’s School of Biological Sciences, explores the answers to all these questions and many more in a new book, Naturalist on the Bibbulmun. Over the…

Australia now riding the US Quad Security Dialogue War Bike through Asia

September 14, 2021 - 14:16 -- Admin

By Darrell Egan   Hot on the heals of of Kamala Harris tour of South East Asia spouting that China is a nefarious influence in the region, whilst promoting that the US will not make South East Asian countries choose between China and the US, Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne is now on jumped on the…

How To Win At Elections OR We Are Not Overcoming The Monster…

September 14, 2021 - 12:40 -- Admin

“Above all, and it is the supreme characteristic of every monster who has ever been portrayed in a story, he or she is ecocentric. The monster is heartless; unable to feel for others, although this may sometimes be disguised beneath a deceptively charming, kindly or solicitous exterior; it’s only real concern is to look after…

Nature abhors a vacuum

September 13, 2021 - 18:00 -- Admin

By 2353NM   In the past year or so, most of us would have become quite familiar with the group of people that seem to front up almost daily to discuss the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic in each Australian jurisdiction. Usually there are a couple of politicians ably backed up by the experts in…

Organic Farming is the Nature-Based Solution to combat climate change

September 13, 2021 - 14:04 -- Admin

Centre for Organic Research & Education: Media Release The effects of global climate change have become more apparent and devastating in recent years, through changes in average temperatures and more frequent and intense extreme weather events such as severe droughts and floods. This creates a severe impact on global food systems which reduces food production in drier regions.…

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