"Get rid of the ballot boxes and pencils"

Official Online Direct Democracy media release In News, a historic turn in Australian…

Pseudo-democracy, pseudo-concern, and pseudo-campaign fatigue

By James Moylan Our Prime Minister is going to call an election in…

Senior DIBP official overrules medical experts yet again

The case of an African asylum seeker detained on Nauru and known…

Koalas, Coal and Cash

A more publically accountable and transparent planning and assessment process is urgently…

Nations

"Nations" by Miriam English is from Chapter 16 of her free ebook…

Day to Day Politics: Class Warfare? Yes it…

Saturday 30 April 2016 In 2013 the then Treasurer Wayne Swan, wrote an essay…

The Tony Abbott Error ... Or Was It…

This week I've heard some strange things. Stranger even than that photo of…

Tax religion - "Yes" say 64% of the…

Media Release 29th April, 2016 "As a revenue-starved budget looms next Tuesday only…

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Pseudo-democracy, pseudo-concern, and pseudo-campaign fatigue

The AIM Network

By James Moylan Our Prime Minister is going to call an election in about two weeks time. We are not in an ‘election campaign’ but an election is in prospect. Apparently the major difference between being in an ‘election campaign’ and being ‘two weeks before an election campaign is announced’ is that…

Koalas, Coal and Cash

The AIM Network

A more publically accountable and transparent planning and assessment process is urgently required in order to prevent further unnecessary damage to the quality and health of our natural environment, writes David C. Paull. Koalas, Coal and Cash: How consultancies keep the mines in business. It was inauspicious, barely raising media interest at…

Nations

The AIM Network

"Nations" by Miriam English is from Chapter 16 of her free ebook "Prescription", but it stands alone as a story that illustrates the current plight of refugees . . . His mother was shaking his shoulder in the dark, whispering urgently, "Jamal! Wake up. Get dressed quickly but don't turn the…

The Tony Abbott Error ... Or Was It Era?

Rossleigh

This week I've heard some strange things. Stranger even than that photo of Christopher Pyne wearing an Akubra. Well, we had Turnbull's…

Confession of an Honest Conservative

John Lord

April 3 2016 Author's note. Being somewhat pressed for time at the moment I thought I would repost this work of fiction. A…

News and Politics

Senior DIBP official overrules medical experts yet again

Jennifer Wilson

The case of an African asylum seeker detained on Nauru and known as S99 is currently before the federal court, in…

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Day to Day Politics: Class Warfare? Yes it is.

John Lord

Saturday 30 April 2016 In 2013 the then Treasurer Wayne Swan, wrote an essay about the  ever-increasing inequality that had invaded our society.…

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A Collective of Idiots

John Kelly

Three important articles have been published this month that highlight the declining state of the Australian economy. Despite the rhetoric…

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Day to Day Politics: A Government in disarray.

John Lord

Friday April 29 2016   - 66 1 On the eve of the 2016/17 Budget the Turnbull Government finds itself in disarray.…

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Let us not forget

Jennifer Wilson

As we are dragged kicking and screaming into interminable weeks of sickening electioneering that will, yet again, have asylum seekers…

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A government in opposition and the media who put them…

Kaye Lee

In June 2013, the Age newspaper printed an editorial calling for Prime Minister Julia Gillard to stand aside "for the…

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Environment

Dystopian Reality - a Climate Change Future

ozfenric

A Climate Change Future Predicting the future is a no-win scenario. There are so many variables that virtually anything is possible.…

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Transatlantic aviation is the latest sector that needs to confront…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton According to a ground-breaking study published on 10 February 2015, transatlantic aviation is the latest in a…

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Strategic timing for the EU transition to a low carbon…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton According to a report published by the Advisory Scientific Community of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB)…

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Social Justice

A letter to the Minister for Social Services

The AIM Network

This is an actual letter to the Minister for Social Services, Christian Porter, from Kate Sofoulis. Kate would like like…

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Sussan Ley: the best friend Cancer ever had

Eva Cripps

Cancer is one of the leading killers in Australia – it accounts for approximately 3 out of every 10 deaths.…

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Where does Labor stand?

The AIM Network

By Tracie Aylmer Yesterday I received a letter from Bill Shorten’s office. It was in response to an email I sent both…

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AIM Extra

"Get rid of the ballot boxes and pencils"

The AIM Network

Official Online Direct Democracy media release In News, a historic turn in Australian Politics, as Online Direct Democracy Party, Australia’s first…

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Tax religion - "Yes" say 64% of the public

The AIM Network

Media Release 29th April, 2016 "As a revenue-starved budget looms next Tuesday only 7% of Australians think religion should be tax-free…

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The future of democracy is here

The AIM Network

By Kris Bullen It’s no secret, investors are seeking returns on the funds that they have pumped into supporting the major…

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Your Say

Off-shoring - the ultimate evil against Australian jobs

The AIM Network

If the off-shoring of 400 ATO jobs isn't bad enough, writes Sir ScotchMistery, then perhaps the off-shoring of personal and…

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The future starts now, and it starts with your vote

Michael Taylor

I've been reading a lot around the social media about the concerns that the youth of today showing no interested…

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It has never been a better time to be a…

The AIM Network

By Bob Lee We must clear the mind of the past and vigorously challenge and debunk this 2016 Report on the…

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