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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
An even clearer forerunner of Brexit and Mr. Trumpís ascendancy was the 1999 referendum on the republic.
by Rick Brown - 15/11/2016 - 7 comments
Listed in order of serving, my top rung consists of Barton, Deakin, Curtin, Chifley, Menzies, Hawke, Keating and Howard.
by Everald Compton - 2/11/2016 - 12 comments
Along with most other shooters, however, I also believe that pump action shotguns of up to five rounds magazine capacity should never have been banned.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 24/10/2016 - 107 comments
It takes a fair bit to rouse a long-retired and happily inactive defence analyst from his torpor, but the Minister for Defence, Senator Marise Payne, has succeeded in doing just that.
by Gary Brown - 21/10/2016 - 18 comments
The supporters of Hanson, Xenophon, Lambie and Katter do not feel that the present arrangements in parliament are working for them and we should not rush to dismiss them.
by William Hill - 21/09/2016 - 13 comments
A group with formal party status, however, should understand that it has duties to the parliament that extend beyond those of an individual member.
by Richard Laidlaw - 19/09/2016 - 41 comments


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