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A once in a century chance (part 2)

May 8, 2022 - 18:00 -- Admin

Continued from Part 1. The Scandals The scandals surrounding the Morrison Government are set out in my Morrison Must Go article. However, there are still these unanswered questions which we, the voting public, are being kept in the dark about regarding: Ms Rachelle Miller, as she wants the public to know all of the reasons…

Keep Josh? Will JoshKeeper Work?

May 8, 2022 - 17:47 -- Admin

Back in January of this year, Josh Frydenberg was telling us: “With $424 billion accumulated on household and business balance sheets since the pandemic began, there is now a war chest of private sector savings to support Australia’s economic recovery, With tax cuts boosting savings, falling unemployment, a strong pipeline of business investment and one of…

Who is the autocrat?

May 8, 2022 - 11:00 -- Admin

By David Solomon   Autocracy: ‘a system of government by one person with absolute power’. Public autocracy? There’s no such thing, according to my dictionaries, or indeed, Google. It’s a contradiction in terms. But what I think Prime Minister Scott Morrison meant when he declared (in an interview reported in Wednesday’s Sydney Morning Herald) that Australia…

A once in a century chance

May 7, 2022 - 17:30 -- Admin

I apologise to the readers of my articles for my absence over the past two to three days, as personal matters had to be attended to by me. Nevertheless, during my absence from being politically active online, I did stop to take in the importance of this 2022 Federal Election, not just from the aspect…

Albanese should stop trying to play the presidential campaign

May 7, 2022 - 10:42 -- Admin

Somewhere along the line, election campaigning moved from being about vision and policies to being a hotchpotch of funding promises, a festival of pork-barrelling announced by leaders who are marketed as celebrities. We are bombarded with an ignominious display of our prospective PMs’ personal lives.  Photos with the dog are a must.  I always wonder…

Only two weeks to go

May 6, 2022 - 15:59 -- Admin

It is time to ask yourself who you want to wake up with, again. Three years ago, we faced this decision with the disastrous reigns of Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull still fresh in our memories. While our elections are about individual members in individual electorates, the system has gradually become more presidential. The result…