Day to Day Politics: Where Did Murdoch’s Readers…

Saturday 13 February. Authors Note. This week’s announcement that News Corp’s revenue has declined…

The Aristocrats

By Ross Sharp There are occasions, mostly moments of boredom or lethargy, when a…

What is this government trying to do and…

What is this government trying to do and why? They want lower taxes…

Greg Hunt named world's worst Environment Minister

What a pity that those judges who saw fit to bestow upon…

Day to Day Politics: No, I’m not rejoycing.

Friday 12 February 2016 1 The day has finally arrived. Barnaby Joyce has…

Mansplain That, You Matronising Bitch!

Ah, I guess you've heard Mitch Fifield lost it today ... Over the…

Towards an Australian republic (conclusion)

By Dr George Venturini What kind of republic and how to get there There…

Day to Day Politics: Hunting with hypocrisy.

Thursday 11 February 2016 1 The news that Greg Hunt has received an…

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The Aristocrats

The AIM Network

By Ross Sharp There are occasions, mostly moments of boredom or lethargy, when a perverse impulse takes me to Andrew Bolt’s Blog With No Name, where I quickly scroll down the numerous items he posts on any given day just to reassure myself that, in this ever-changing world in which we live, some…

We throw away nearly $800 billion worth of food each…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton With the Christmas and New Year holidays now well behind us, many people are probably thinking about resolutions for the year ahead. If you are still stuck for ideas, recently published figures from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) may help. They estimate…

Are we missing something here?

The AIM Network

By Steve Laing When it comes to people arriving in Australia by boat, for some reason (best known to Rupert Murdoch and members of the LNP), many Australians become utterly apoplectic. In a highly convincing strategy, the LNP - with a little help from their friends in the media - have persuaded…

Mansplain That, You Matronising Bitch!

Rossleigh

Ah, I guess you've heard Mitch Fifield lost it today ... Over the term "mansplaining". Now, mansplaining. That's a combination of "man" and…

Book Review: Eucalyptus, by Murray Bail

Kay Rollison

Eucalyptus (1998) has won praise and prizes, including the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. It has been…

News and Politics

What is this government trying to do and why?

Kaye Lee

What is this government trying to do and why? They want lower taxes and smaller government but why? They want a surplus…

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Greg Hunt named world's worst Environment Minister

Michael Taylor

What a pity that those judges who saw fit to bestow upon Greg Hunt the title of 'Best Minister in…

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Mansplain That, You Matronising Bitch!

Rossleigh

Ah, I guess you've heard Mitch Fifield lost it today ... Over the term "mansplaining". Now, mansplaining. That's a combination of "man" and…

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Towards an Australian republic (conclusion)

The AIM Network

By Dr George Venturini What kind of republic and how to get there There are some 600,000 non-for-profit community organisations in Australia.…

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Day to Day Politics: Hunting with hypocrisy.

John Lord

Thursday 11 February 2016 1 The news that Greg Hunt has received an award as ‘Best Minister in the World’ will…

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The early bird

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The Election is Coming, The Election is coming! Thus the cry dimly is heard atop galloping hooves. The primly minister Turnbull…

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Environment

Governments are obligated to act on the human rights implications…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton A report published by the United Nations Environment Program and the Sabin Centre for Climate Change Law…

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The US Clean Energy Future will create more than 500,000…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton I wanted to start 2016 on a positive note, and thankfully I have found just the report…

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Global GDP would increase by US$1.3 trillion if the renewable…

The AIM Network

By Dr Anthony Horton On 16 January 2016, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published a report titled ‘Renewable Energy Benefits:…

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Social Justice

"The best way to deter criminals is to abuse and…

Eva Cripps

The repeated and consistent claim from both the Coalition Government and Labor Opposition is that the offshore detention regime is…

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The War on Feminism and the Normalisation of Misogyny in…

The AIM Network

By Jennifer Ellem Since I was a young girl I believed I lived in a world where my gender made no…

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Call for Independent Legal Observers on Manus Pending High Court…

The AIM Network

Media Release from the National Justice Project Independent Legal Observers Urgently Required on Manus Guards accused of building tensions on Manus Experts say…

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AIM Extra

Can Labor Be Democratised?

The AIM Network

Media Release NSW Local Labor to host members forum on Party Governance prior to NSW Annual Conference NSW Local Labor is…

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Monkey business ahead for Malcolm, Bill and Tony

Sally Baxter

What does the Year of the Monkey have in store for 2016? Since it’s an election year I thought it…

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LNP Rail Infrastructure Commitments: People Based or Corporate Takeover Recipes?

The AIM Network

Denis Bright invites discussion of the federal LNP’s long-term policy directions for Australian rail transport. Has a flawed policy agenda…

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Day to Day Politics: Where Did Murdoch’s Readers Go and…

John Lord

Saturday 13 February. Authors Note. This week’s announcement that News Corp’s revenue has declined for the fourth successive quarter has sent a…

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Day to Day Politics: No, I’m not rejoycing.

John Lord

Friday 12 February 2016 1 The day has finally arrived. Barnaby Joyce has become Deputy Prime Minister of Australia. Now we…

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Day to Day Politics: Making a meal of it.

John Lord

Tuesday 9 February 1 The ongoing talkfest on taxation reform continues unabated. The GST (depending on what news source you read)…

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