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The blockers

Dear readers, While I am not in the habit of forwarding other peoples posts, or letters, this email from the activist group “GetUp” highlights why Australian politics is so dirty. The Politicians highlighted within this article and video, are some … Continue reading

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What is a LIBERAL

Rather than a blog post, I have created this acronym for what might be a: LIBERAL L – Little I – Infants B – Bellowing E – Endlessly R – Rancid A – Arrogant L – Lies Is this the … 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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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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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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Cost of Living – according to the Liberals

Good morning, I have been listening to the campaigning  by the Liberal party of late (the equivalent to the Tories or Tea Party); Australia is in the grip of an election campaign – for the next month, and one of … Continue reading

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The end of a fruit growing era on Vimeo

The end of a fruit growing era on Vimeo on Vimeo via The end of a fruit growing era on Vimeo. This saddens me deeply. Slowly our industries are being decimated by cheap imports. Our ideologically driven governments that have … Continue reading

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Goulburn Valley growers in ‘dire straits’ – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

I read this article this morning regarding the situation with our farmers in the Goulburn Valley – It was on the ABC News website below. Goulburn Valley growers in ‘dire straits’ – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation). It is not … Continue reading

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If Abbott wins: ruthless cuts?

I was reading this article on the ABC today: http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4579558.html?WT.mc_id=newsmail And was alarmed enough to decide to comment on it. I know that the guy who wrote it is obviously a strong Labor supporter, being a Labor party think tank, … Continue reading

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Welfare recipients struggle to survive in Australia.

This is a letter to ABC News 24 regarding the discussion on the Newstart allowance and welfare in general in Australia. A similar version was also posted on their Facebook page. Dear ABC News 24, I have been watching this … Continue reading

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