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Tony Abbott loses the plot again

Tony Abbott loses the plot again

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for the Prime Minister Tony Abbott, he makes the bizarre decision to award Prince..

January 26, 2015 with 3 Comments
Government ignoring climate change while the planet burns

Government ignoring climate change while the planet burns

By 2070, Australia’s average temperature will rise by anything up to five degrees Celsius, our rainfall will be lower and our sea levels..

January 6, 2015 with 12 Comments
Tony Abbott: On his way out of office

Tony Abbott: On his way out of office

And so ends another parliamentary year in Canberra. While it doesn’t feel like the year has had the same level of high drama and..

December 8, 2014 with 2 Comments
Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Much has been mentioned about the military coup in Thailand last month, but there has been a more significant attempted coup, albeit a..

June 8, 2014 with 5 Comments
The stop drownings at sea mantra is cloaking a racist agenda

The stop drownings at sea mantra is cloaking a racist agenda

Boats, boats, boats. That’s pretty much what the Coalition Government put on offer during the 2013 election campaign. Sure,..

February 26, 2014 with 3 Comments
A government not in control of itself

A government not in control of itself

How does one describe the performance of the Abbott government since its election in September last year? While it has been verging on the..

January 9, 2014 with 0 Comments
Election 2013: The final countdown

Election 2013: The final countdown

The Final Countdown was a grand hit in 1986 by the Swedish band Europe and, finally, here we are: it’s the final week of the Election..

September 1, 2013 with 1 Comment
Day 7: The grate debate

Day 7: The grate debate

We’ve mentioned in previous postings, that for Kevin Rudd to seize the election campaign and put the ALP back on track, he’d..

August 11, 2013 with 0 Comments
Day 5: The pink batts are released

Day 5: The pink batts are released

No, the headline is not about some sort of vampirical fantasy, or a new T20 cricket franchise. It’s about those thin sheets of..

August 9, 2013 with 1 Comment
Day 3: Politics as usual

Day 3: Politics as usual

This is turning out to be a very strange election campaign. Perhaps it because former Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, made the ill-fated..

August 8, 2013 with 0 Comments
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