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Lessons the Left Refuse to Learn

The “shock” Australian election result wasn’t that much of a shock to me. In fact, it all seemed eerily familiar. Any one with the ability to get outside their bubble and actually feel the pulse of the electorate knew that there was no great mood for change. Sure, the dislike …

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Julian Assange Should Be an Election Issue

At the time of writing, there is genuine fear circulating among Assange supporters. Ecuador have been making noises about handing Assange over to the UK (ostensibly for a bail violation but in reality to extradite him to the US). There has been a unified response from supporters on both the …

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The Way The Political Left Was Lost

When I was much younger, politics seemed a relative simple argument.  It was working class left versus the establishment right. I know it was never that simple, but to my younger idealistic self, it could be boiled down to that simple equation. – workers against bosses. Every Western nation had …

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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 …