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Political corruption in Australia

Good evening readers, I have written about political corruption in Australia before, this time I wanted to comment on an aspect of corruption in Australian politics that sadly seems to be becoming more common! Australia is in the grips of … Continue reading

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Private Health Insurance – a Government Funded Fraud

Good morning readers, Health insurance – maybe not what it is made out to be – what a surprise! From: https://s.mainstreet.com/files/tsc/v2008/photos/contrib/uploads/healthinsurancezoom_600x400.jpg A number of years ago, then Liberal Government, Led by PM John Howard, introduced policies that forced people to … Continue reading

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Abbott is GONE !!!

We have a new Prime Minister in Australia…… Again Abbott is gone, Abbott is Gone, Abbott is GONE!!! Woohoo 🙂 Most people in Australia would have heard last night, that our Prime Minister was ousted by the Communication’s Minister Malcolm … Continue reading

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Petition to remove Peter Dutton from office

Hello readers, I thought I would pass this petition on. It is a petition to have Immigration Minister Peter Dutton removed from office. http://www.seedmob.org.au/no_laughing_matter I felt that as I had just written about Peter Dutton and Prime Minister Tony Abbot’s … Continue reading

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Kiribati president lashes Peter Dutton for ‘vulgar’ joke

Good morning readers, I wanted to comment on this particular article which the ABC reported on this morning. It is a short conversation that occurred between our current (as of 2015) Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, and Immigration Minister Peter … Continue reading

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An interview with MP Christopher Pyne

Good morning readers, I posted to my facebook page the other day, a TV interview with MP Christopher Pyne who is currently the Australian Government’s Education Minister. (posted on YouTube) Pyne and the Liberal Party has had difficulty trying to implement … Continue reading

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Australia’s secret police

A few days ago, Australia passed legislation that has far reaching powers to secretly monitor and attack its Citizens – to the extent where even whistleblowers and journalists will be locked up in gaol. http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/sep/26/journalists-and-whistleblowers-will-go-to-jail-under-new-national-security-laws From what I have read, … Continue reading

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Coal Use in China

I often comment on one of our local newspapers (if you can call it that – it is really just a mouthpiece of the editor), and once again I am doing so. In recent months, probably close to a year, … Continue reading

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Welfare or no-fair?

Hello everyone, I have a number of pieces in process of being written, but haven’t as yet finished any of them 🙂 . That is what happens when you have a 2 year old child whom you care for and look … Continue reading

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Austerity in Australia

A short one handed post (the other one has just had minor surgery) about Austerity in Australia. Now that the powerful businesses in Australia have got there beloved Liberal party into government, the Austerity measures have started to surface to … Continue reading

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The Fight for The Great Barrier Reef

Good morning everyone, I have decided to copy the post that GetUp have put on their website regarding the fight for The Great Barrier Reef. I feel so strongly about supporting this action, that for the first time I have … Continue reading

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Why the Great Barrier Reef is Threatened

Hi everyone. Two posts in the one day! Goodness. Lying here in terrible pain has given me time to write a couple of posts it seems – though it is VERY VERY hard on a phone! So it would seem … Continue reading

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In or Out?

Hi everyone, I haven’t written for a while, I have pretty much been working 7 days per week and long hours. So this is my first for a while. I started to write this as a comment to a post: … Continue reading

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Penalty Rates Under Abbott? Not Likely!

Do you think we will have penalty rates under Phony Flappit? Not likely. From communications that I have received from some Liberals in the past, they seem to think that Australia is now a 24 hour economy, and therefore if … Continue reading

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Inequitable Rubbish

Originally posted on The Australian Independent Media Network:
Abbott has finally produced a policy announcement about his ‘signature policy’ – Paid Parental Leave. Lenore Taylor has a sensible article in today’s The Guardian pointing out that the real issue for…

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