Double Standards? Why Is Jacqui Lambie "getting away…

I'm sure you've all heard about Jacqui Lambie's disgraceful performance on the…

The permanent solution to the challenges of global…

Denis Bright reviews a paper written by Simon Weihofen (Doctoral Candidate at…

Being a man is a serious business

Now is the time for Australian men to man up and stand…

Is there really such a thing as national…

In a recent article by Warwick Smith in The Guardian, a…

Abbott and MH17 - Manufacturing Outrage

Politicians like disasters. It gives them a chance to appear statesman like and…

My Last Post?

In the everyday context of reading and interpreting the written word. Does…

Australia beckons India: more antagonism from the Abbott…

Is the Abbott Government playing a major part in inflaming and destabilising…

The Highway to Hell, Hockey's Trickle Down Delusion

In spite of the unprecedented budget backlash the Abbott government remains determined…

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Is there really such a thing as national debt?

John Kelly

In a recent article by Warwick Smith in The Guardian, a group of economists refuted three of the government's claims, namely that there was a budget emergency, that there was a debt crisis and that the carbon tax was an economic wrecking ball. Knowing how difficult it is to get…

Climate change is irrelevant

The AIM Network

In the argument for investment in renewable energy in Australia, the existence, or non-existence of climate change is irrelevant, writes Warwick O'Neill. Like most semi-intelligent Australians I accept that all the scientific evidence provides near definitive proof that things aren’t looking real bright for our future generations, unless we invest in…

Kids and Capuchins

Kaye Lee

While children may lack the cynicism that comes with age, the sophistication that comes with experience, or the confidence that comes from success, they have a more unsullied, innate view of what is right and wrong. They are resilient creatures who can survive the worst of circumstances if they know they…

Double Standards? Why Is Jacqui Lambie "getting away with it"?

Rossleigh

I'm sure you've all heard about Jacqui Lambie's disgraceful performance on the Kim and Dave show. No, I'm not talking…

My Last Post?

John Lord

In the everyday context of reading and interpreting the written word. Does grammar matter? Should those who have good grammatical…

Politics

Abbott and MH17 - Manufacturing Outrage

Edward Eastwood

Politicians like disasters. It gives them a chance to appear statesman like and humanitarian while evincing sorrow for the victims. Depending on…

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Australia beckons India: more antagonism from the Abbott Government toward…

The AIM Network

Is the Abbott Government playing a major part in inflaming and destabilising the security of the Asia-Pacific Region? Dr Strobe…

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The Highway to Hell, Hockey's Trickle Down Delusion

Letitia McQuade

In spite of the unprecedented budget backlash the Abbott government remains determined to ape America's hard right neo-con policy agenda.…

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'Cry Havoc!' - Fear Is The Key

Edward Eastwood

Call me paranoid if you like, but starting with the Right and Centre Right of the British press in late…

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Selling the Abbott Government Brand or Just Selling Bullshit

John Lord

For most of my working life I worked in marketing and advertising so I know how people are influenced, persuaded…

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Under pressure

Kaye Lee

Marco Bolano was the deputy general secretary of the HSU east branch. It was Mr Bolano, along with the national…

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Environment

Laggards or Leaders

Kaye Lee

While Joe Hockey labels Australians as "lifters or leaners", governments are similarly judged as "laggards or leaders".  In one fell…

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Why Jonathan Moylan's Whitehaven Hoax Was Great

Kate O'Callaghan

Anti-coal activist Jonathan Moylan left court today still in the dark about his fate, after his sentencing for breaching Section…

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A Climate Created by The Abbott of Clive

John Lord

When Clive Palmer stood beside Al Gore (God only knows why Gore did it) in the Great Hall at Parliament…

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Social Justice

Talk about stubborn!

Kaye Lee

Yesterday I heard Joe Hockey interviewed.  When asked about Tony’s pet Paid Parental Leave Scheme he had the unmitigated gall…

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History Revisited

The AIM Network

This guest post has been contributed by Matthew Mitchell: In 1938 in a surprise election result the ruling Social Democrat Government…

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To Angelina Jolie, on Australian refugee policy

The AIM Network

Upon learning that Angelina Jolie will be visiting the Nauru detention centre, Ella Wilkins 'wrote a letter' to Ms Jolie…

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The permanent solution to the challenges of global development

The AIM Network

Denis Bright reviews a paper written by Simon Weihofen (Doctoral Candidate at Volkswagen AG) about the need for new global…

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Being a man is a serious business

The AIM Network

Now is the time for Australian men to man up and stand up for their values, and stop acting like…

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Rumours of War

Sean Stinson

"The question was how we should manoeuvre them into the position of firing the first shot without allowing too much…

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