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Breaking: Number Of Australians Vaccinated Just Exceeded Number Of Government Announcements On The Subject!

May 25, 2021 - 11:52 -- Admin

Ok, here’s a brief timeline of events in the vaccine rollout. August 2020: Scott Morrison announces that Australia has secured 25 million doses of the Oxford Astra-Zeneca vaccines and that it would mean “early access” for all Australians. The vaccines would be “as mandatory as you could possibly make it”. October 2020: Morrison announces that…

Less than 2 per cent: The real numbers of the vaccine rollout

May 24, 2021 - 11:28 -- Admin

By TBS Newsbot   Yesterday, Canberra again promised that we’ll be vaccinated by Christmas. Yet, three months into the rollout and only 1.9% of NSW has had both doses. “I am not going to be talking about numbers today,” Australia’s Chief Medical Officer Paul Kelly told Australia’s Radio National on April 12. This echoed suggestions from the Australian…

Can legislation named after a Russian help persecuted Muslims in China?

May 23, 2021 - 18:00 -- Admin

By Bahtiyar Bora The Uyghur people of north-west China are now the most persecuted group on the planet with one million people locked up in “re-education” camps and numerous atrocities occurring daily. The U.S. government, the parliaments of the U.K., Canada and The Netherlands now all say it is clearly genocide. The brutal regime of…

“Blowing Smoke Up Your Arse”

May 23, 2021 - 16:29 -- Admin

A factual archive as true today as in the middle of the 18th century to explain the state of science, scientific enquiry and dogma through the minds of some of our most bogan political, public, corporate and academic institutions. This is a colonial period ‘Tobacco Smoke Enema Kit’ from the 1750s. It was used to…

You are being manipulated because purposeful social change without a common good caveat is a form of social evil

May 23, 2021 - 06:00 -- Admin

… Continued from Part 1 “The gross national product does not allow for the health of our children, the quality of their education, or the joy of their play. It does not include the beauty of our poetry or the strength of our marriages. It measures neither our wit nor our courage; neither our wisdom…

Cancelled by Twitter? It’s the modern-day equivalent of being put in the stocks.

May 22, 2021 - 15:50 -- Admin

By Over it* Imagine if you will; hundreds, if not thousands of mostly anonymous people, who have never met, and are unlikely to ever meet, warring publicly with each other on a public forum. Welcome to the world of #auspol on Twitter. If you haven’t come across #auspol on Twitter, then consider yourself fortunate. I’d…

Branding the jab: the secret weapon to increase vaccination rates

May 22, 2021 - 14:36 -- Admin

University of South Australia Media Release As the global race for COVID-19 vaccination continues, new research from the University of South Australia shows that the uptake of vaccines could be vastly improved if approved vaccine brands received more positive promotion and media coverage. Conducted by UniSA’s Ehrenberg-Bass Institute of Marketing Science, the study examined more…