Once the false flag around the Sydney siege disintegrates, we will know two things.One, how quick we were to conjure this as Islamic State or other terrorism. And two, how quick some of us were to reject #illridewithyou as ‘white helping’, as patronising grandstanding by people unprepared to question their … Continue reading
The cashless welfare card proposed by the mining magnate Andrew Forrest would only make life more difficult for Australia’s poor and send the message that they cannot be trusted with cash, say community and Indigenous groups.
Behold! Joe Hockey’s Myefo has arrived – cartoon | Comment is free | theguardian.com.
By Dr David Pascoe BVSc PhD OVH ReproPoliticians of Australia, the people are speaking – and you better listen!AN OPEN LETTER TO THE AUSTRALIAN PEOPLE:Dear Men and Women of Australia,There are two photographs on this page, and while they might look like father and daughter, they are separated by two … Continue reading
The times we live in are so dangerous and so distorted in public perception that propaganda is no longer an invisible government, writes John Pilger — it is the government. WHY HAS so much journalism succumbed to propaganda? Why are censorship and distortion standard practice? Why is the BBC so … Continue reading
In the past, many Iranians travelled to Australia via legal means, never to make the return journey. These people are now leaders in law, politics and science. Perhaps if we restored these opportunities to reach our shores, however remote, Iranians would be less inclined to travel here via boats, argue … Continue reading
More than 30,000 mostly Indigenous people will suffer “immediate consequences” for their “passive welfare behaviour” if they fail to work for the dole five days a week, 12 months a year, according to leaked briefing notes for the government’s new remote jobs scheme.
You ingrate bastards. Why won’t you help poor Joe Hockey out? You sit there in your miserable hovels, darning your threadbare socks, and you simply refuse to do your duty and spend, spend, spend to get Joe out of the hole.
Morrison’s powers: nobody will know who he sends back to be killed
If the spill was on, who would replace Tony?