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However the act doesn't give respondents any recourse against a DMCA takedown notice before any material is taken down by the ISPs and OSPs.
by Murray Hunter - 26/09/2016 - 5 comments
As the Sydney Morning Herald observed, the US program 'echoes Australia's use of Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea'.
by Binoy Kampmark - 23/09/2016 - 5 comments
Since 2012, Karen has been held in a carefully managed prison of silence, while her family uses her disability cash to fund their mortgage payments, household expenses and home renovations.
by Patricia Eisele - 23/09/2016 - 31 comments
It is clear that our two governments and the Crown are jointly and severally responsible for all this and owe them compensation.
by Rodney Crisp - 21/09/2016 - 81 comments
Furthermore, to the extent that racist attitudes are present in society, it assumes these will change if it is unlawful to express them.
by David Leyonhjelm - 20/09/2016 - 36 comments
What is not to be found in the Convention (although it may be implied by other provisions) is the exploitation of children who are used in ways that are intended to promote and advance the opinions of their parents.
by John de Meyrick - 19/09/2016 - 5 comments
The social and mental wellbeing of a free citizenry outweighs the concerns of those who wish to restrict and control non-violent behaviour like smoking a hookah or having a beer outdoors after 11pm.
While both parties have rebuked Sam Dastyari, and Labor is talking about banning foreign donations, neither is interested in substantive reform.
by Max Atkinson - 13/09/2016 - 3 comments
If Christian organisation will be forced to employ those whose sexual practices contravene their beliefs and values, why should homosexual organisations not be forced to do similar things?
by Bill Muehlenberg - 7/09/2016 - 36 comments
In 1996, Hungary introduced what have become known as 'Percentage Laws', which allow taxpayers to allocate a percentage of their income tax to specific not-for-profit organizations
by Matthew Turnour - 6/09/2016 - 2 comments
The oldest political trick of a leader in domestic strife is to emphasise the unholy nature of a threat from without.
by Binoy Kampmark - 5/09/2016 - 7 comments
It is not in the interest of any teenager - gay, straight, transsexual, or non-sexually identifying – to be told that suicide is a natural reaction to their reality.
by David van Gend - 5/09/2016 - 31 comments


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