Is There Life In The Old Dog?

While the Democratic Party continues to pin its hopes and its future on the increasingly obvious fiction of Trump-Russia collusion, the mask that fakes consequential difference between the two major parties in the United States continues to slip. Behind it is a rat’s nest of self-interest, corruption and entitlement that …


Bean Counters Are The Road To Hell

I have an online associate who is fond of quoting Gary Vanyerchuk’s statement that you can’t measure ROI on your mother. I used to think it was a bit “motherhoodish” but lately that sentiment has come into ever sharper focus for me, simply because it identifies the inherent failing contained …


Herding Cats With the DNC

The pretend progressive party aka the Democratic Party has quite the dilemma on its hands. It’s the problem you get when you gaslight your base once too often. The DNC are experts at virtual signalling while consistently pandering to their corporate donors. In reality, there is very little difference between …


Australians Being Hoodwinked By New Bank Bail In Legislation

This week the Australian media has devoted hours of airtime to a Deputy Prime Minister who struggles to keep his pants on for any length of time. Meanwhile, the Australian Parliament is quietly rubber stamping a piece of legislation that puts the interests of the Big Four Banks ahead of …


Julian Assange, Barnaby Joyce & Australian Journalism Lessons in Hypocrisy & Courage

This morning I awoke to the sounds of an ABC(Australian Broadcasting Commission) journalist pontificating on the Barnaby Joyce “scandal.” Apparently, according to the breathless narrative, the Australian people hate a hypocrite and therefore, Joyce was fair game. The feeding frenzy around Joyce and his new found lover/staffer is set to …


There are Shades of Grey and There Is Black & White

Most politics is grey. There are deals done, concessions made and principles compromised. To not know this is to live in fairyland. Read More On Steemit


Australia A Land O f Sheep With the Wool Pulled Over It’s Eyes

  The romantic myth of Australia is just that. You know what I’m talking about. The irreverent, rebellious land of Ned Kelly and Crocodile Dundee where “women glow and men plunder”. Where everyone gets a fair go and hard work is rewarded. If that land ever existed, it has long …


Alternative Media Identities Flocking to Steemit

Recently I’ve been recording the obvious censorship being carried out by Twitter.  Similar happenings are happening across the social media landscape.  This isn’t a random happening. Left unchecked, Social Media is a dangerous platform for the political elites.  Real people swap and share real stories and opinions about real events.  …


Twitter Censorship In Full Beast Mode

The Twitter platform, having been exposed as a “gatekeeper” seems to have hgone full beast mode when it comes to censoring content that it deems to be ‘sensitive,” “fake news,” or “disinformation.” Besides the obvious algorithms that shadow ban right leaning Twitter users there appears to be much more going …

Australian political storm over Clinton

Do Australian Politicians Fear The Downfall The House Of Clinton?

Australian governments of differing hues have made massive contributions to the Clinton Foundation.  Over the past decade Australia has  been something of a honey pot for the Clinton Foundation.   Between 2006-7 and 2016-17 Australian governments entered into a series of arrangements where the Clinton Foundation acted as “a technical implementing …