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The WA election is between a government that is tired and an opposition that is not exactly fresh.
by Graham Young - 10/03/2017 - 25 comments
A weakened minority government facing an unpopular opposition presents a dream scenario for Australia's number one nineties nostalgia party.
by Kevin Bonham - 21/02/2017 - 8 comments
Our governments are elected by the middle class to serve the middle class, so itís hard to see how any of this is going to change.
by David Leyonhjelm - 20/02/2017 - 16 comments
It is an article of faith for propagandists that if you repeat a lie often enough, it becomes the truth.
by Anthony Albanese - 2/02/2017 - 49 comments
We find out whether we are in recession on the 1st of March 2017, and there are only seven sitting days in the Senate prior to this.
by David Leyonhjelm - 27/01/2017 - 2 comments
Looking to the historical records of democratic governments worldwide, we find many instances of governments acting within the law, but against the wishes and intentions of their people.
by Bob Ryan - 27/01/2017 - 3 comments
ASICís ability to protect the public is compromised by a culture of confidentiality and by the fact that, as a government agency, it cannot publicly question current business practice.
by Max Atkinson - 29/12/2016 - 5 comments
Malcolm Turnbull has reached rock bottom and few now listen to anything that he says. No matter whether people are left, right, centre or swingers.
by Everald Compton - 21/12/2016 - 22 comments
The Minister for Justice, Michael Keenan, told me that he never had any intention of allowing the shotguns to be imported. In other words, there had never been any intention of keeping to the bargain.
by David Leyonhjelm - 12/12/2016 - 13 comments
The dust is yet to settle on Brexit and Donald Trump's presidential victory but Australia's own deplorables are already out in force beating their chests.
by Saeed Khan - 6/12/2016 - 72 comments
A McKinsey & Co report released called 'Why diversity matters' revealed that companies with diverse workforces are 35% more likely to outperform their competitors.
by Kellie Tranter - 21/11/2016 - 14 comments
Australian working class people have been mute because contemporary politics gives them no way of telling it.
by Malcolm King - 18/11/2016 - 15 comments


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