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April 18, 2024
Ceasing the world's materialistic demands for the products and fuels manufactured from crude oil will end the fossil fuels era !
Environment - Ronald Stein - 3 comments
The need for the UN and UNRWA to take such action was especially critical following all 193 member nations of the United Nations failing to accept any of the 1,476,706 refugees registered in the 8 UNRWA refugee camps located inside Gaza.
International - David Singer - 1 comment

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Ambit Gambit Last night I was interviewed by TRT – Turkey’s answer to Al Jazeera – on a panel moderated by Adnan Azwaz on the Australian fires. My fellow panellists were Professor Mark Howden and Tony Kevin. Azwaz did a good job, and his courteous approach to moderation could teach Tony Jones a thing or two, although he […]

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Wednesday, April 17, 2024

I received the notification on LinkedIn about these honorary degrees and, upon scrolling the comments, found that most of them were aggressively denouncing the lack of gender balance in the award photo.
Education - Chris Lloyd - 4 comments
The announcement last week that the NSW government will cut spending on its own public schools by 1.25 per cent again highlights the failure of state governments to meet their share of the Gonski Student Resource Standard.
Education - Scott Prasser - 5 comments

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Campbell revealingly envisages 'a number of areas of conflict and in a number of scenarios that countries acting together' in the Indo-Pacific, including Japan, Australia, South Korea and India.
International - Binoy Kampmark - 4 comments
Domestic right-wing extremism is deeply intertwined, both ideologically and in other aspects, with a variety of factors like economic stability, political transparency, and social connections.
Law & Liberties - Mamtimin Ala - 28 comments

Monday, April 15, 2024

Mr. Albanese wants to build the industries of the future, but we have an economy that can't even build enough houses for the people that live here.
Economics - Graham Young - 8 comments
There is no China mission for them to justify. No editorial panel to oversee their work. No concern that they may be at risk for writing a story or report news that may be construed as favourable to China.
International - Teck Lim - 4 comments

Friday, April 12, 2024

Since Hamas' savagery of 1,200 innocent Israelis on October 7, one thing became abundantly clear. Netanyahu, and no one else, indirectly precipitated Hamas' attack.
International - Alon Ben-Meir - 28 comments
The Chinese government's initiatives to reform the country's medical system and boost its domestic market, have led to an accelerated localisation trend, reshaping the competitive landscape, and influencing global trade dynamics.
Health - Ivor Campbell - 1 comment

Thursday, April 11, 2024

Our farm supported our family of four, 30 dairy cows, one bull, eight draught horses, two stock horses, a cattle dog, two cats, two ponies, plus a few pigs, calves and chooks and, at times, a returned service Uncle recovering from malaria.
Environment - Viv Forbes - 8 comments
Former Labor Minister Craig Emerson's Interim Report of the Review of the Grocery Code of Conduct is the latest attempt by the Albanese government to avoid blame for the cost-of-living crisis.
Economics - Graham Young - 7 comments

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

For Australia they concluded that it was 'Death of a Dream: Planners versus the Traditional Australian Home'.
Nation Building - Ross Elliott - 4 comments
Most of the officials within the WHO are bureaucrats with little or no experience within democratic government. They are unelected officials not responsible to any electorate.
Health - Murray Hunter - 2 comments

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Postmodernists believe that all truth is relative-your truth, my truth, but never the truth. This does away with most ideas of sin.
Political Philosophy - Graham Young - 7 comments
The Fed provides a surprising outlook of healthy growth together with a falling Fed Funds rate.
Economics - Michael Knox - 1 comment

Monday, April 8, 2024

Unbiased opinion polls find that support for nuclear power in Australia falls short of a majority, that Australians much prefer renewables, and most do not want nuclear reactors built near where they live.
Environment - Jim Green - 16 comments
I wonder how many Australians, like me, have found communicating with our national health care bureaucracy, Medicare, about as easy as winning Lotto?
Society - John Mikkelsen - 5 comments

Friday, April 5, 2024

Peter Weir's The Truman Show turned 25 last year. Impressive when it first aired, it remains so in view of its deep engagement with the human condition.
Religion & Spirituality - Craig Thompson - 3 comments
President Biden has for the first time suggested his readiness to abandon the failed two-state solution embodied in Security Council Resolution 2334.
International - David Singer - 10 comments
Yet our tribe here in Australia is fragmented and our social bonds are weak. The recent shame over Australia Day celebrations exposed this.
Society - Jacquie Scammell - 3 comments

Thursday, April 4, 2024

It is time to hold Turkey's President Erdogan accountable for his egregious human rights violations and defiance of NATO's charter.
International - Alon Ben-Meir - 2 comments
Society has many champions speaking up for women, children, Aborigines, gays and lesbians, but precious few for men. It needs more of them.
Health - David Leyonhjelm - 7 comments

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Corporation power and secondary colonisation, exercised through such ruthless entities as the United Fruit Company (now the jauntily labelled Chiquita), continued the legacy, collaborating with corrupt elites.
International - Binoy Kampmark - 2 comments
As efforts to decarbonize global energy systems expand, one of the answers could be to use floating nuclear power plants (FNPPs).
Environment - Stuart Ballantyne - 7 comments

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

The persecution of Julian Assange will soon happen to all journalists who expose government wrongdoings.
Law & Liberties - Murray Hunter - 5 comments
What is it about British justice that has a certain rankness to it, notably when it comes to dealing with political charges?
Law & Liberties - Binoy Kampmark - 6 comments

Thursday, March 28, 2024

It was mugged in throwing money (that of the Australian taxpayer) at the US submarine industry, which is lagging in its production schedule.
International - Binoy Kampmark - 19 comments
Guterres, the UN and UNRWA have seemingly gone out of their way to prevent Israel speedily chasing down and eliminating those monsters from Gaza who invaded Israel on 7 October 2023.
International - David Singer - 12 comments

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Even worse for the Liberals and Nationals, there is no prospect of achieving a majority in the Senate at either the next election or in 2028.
Domestic Politics - David Leyonhjelm - 18 comments
We know enough about the Iranian regime’s fears and ambitions to stop it in its tracks by creating a crescent of allied states stretching from the Gulf to the Mediterranean without violent confrontations or war.
International - Alon Ben-Meir - 3 comments

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

In Australia, we see the tech-utopians being butchered, metaphorically speaking, on our doorstep. Of concern here is the Communications Legislation Amendment (Combating Misinformation and Disinformation) Bill 2023.
Law & Liberties - Binoy Kampmark - 7 comments
The Labor Party suffered major swings against it in the outer suburban ring in the recent state Inala and Ipswich West by-elections.
Domestic Politics - Graham Young - 5 comments

Monday, March 25, 2024

Simone Weil, Hitler in WWII, the current United States imbroglio, and the Australian independents in the last election - the Teals - give us the reasons why political parties should go.
Political Philosophy - Peter Bowden - 10 comments
The US-Australia diplomatic friction triggered by Farage's interview with Donald Trump
International - Chin Jin - 6 comments

Friday, March 22, 2024

This isn’t a hot war, neither is it a cold one. But it is a war.
International - Graham Young - 30 comments
With all the sound and fury about global warming, an important, and many scientists now assert, more likely scenario is usually ignored-the possibility of far more dangerous global cooling.
Environment - Tom Harris - 13 comments

Thursday, March 21, 2024

The dominating ‘Huge Australia’ stakeholders are a diverse lot. United however, by false immigration narratives that railroad voters. Almost impossible to counter, in woke Australia.
Nation Building - Stephen Saunders - 15 comments
Resolution 2334 violates article 80 of the UN Charter which preserves the right of the Jewish People to settle in any part of the territory of former Palestine located west of the Jordan River.
International - David Singer - 6 comments

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

The aggressor? China, whose tentacles of influence, infiltration and espionage have reached deep into Australian soil, threatening the very core of our democratic values and national security.
International - Mamtimin Ala - 5 comments
It is not the rules of being good, a law or standard, neither the description of a what a good person is like, that give rise to difficulty.
Education - Sarah Flynn-O'Dea - 4 comments

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

In recent weeks, the Biden administration has found itself facing a serious dilemma as to how to balance its commitment to Israel's national security along with the humanitarian crisis facing the Palestinians in Gaza.
International - Alon Ben-Meir - 7 comments
But in this case, God the Editor listened. Maybe he even learned from my experience. Better still, Mrs God obviously had even more influence than The Admiral and this cub reporter.
Media - John Mikkelsen - 5 comments


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