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Life Update

As forewarned dear readers, the next few months are going to be quiet as I put my head down and concentrate on my studies and keeping on the straight and narrow. 634 more words


Home Affairs: A Special Kind of Pain

In life there are many struggles we must face. Bills, relationships, finances and the threat of our own bodies burning in the fire of time. Hectic. 604 more words

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The WEIGHT Blog : Chapter 2

I’ve decided to blog about my weight quest in the hope that by blogging about it, it will keep me on the straight and narrow and more determined to have a positive outcome to this endeavour. 1,166 more words

Home Affairs

Knives are sharpening on the new home affairs office

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces the new Home Affairs office, a major political win for Peter Dutton.
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Tony Walker, La Trobe University… 1,115 more words


Australia’s new ‘Home Office’ is a worry for immigration policy

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the minister in charge of the new ‘super-portfolio’, Peter Dutton, announce the changes on Tuesday.
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Adele Garnier, … 794 more words


The new Department of Home Affairs is unnecessary and seems to be more about politics than reform

Peter Dutton (right) is set to assume responsibility for the newly created home affairs portfolio.
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John Blaxland, Australian National University

It is difficult not to give in to cynical impulses over Tuesday’s announcement that the government will… 858 more words


Peter Dutton has his prize – now to see how he handles it

Peter Dutton comes to the job with, at best, a middling ministerial record.
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Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra

The mettle of the man who aspires to be a future Liberal leader is about to be severely tested, now that Malcolm Turnbull has handed Peter Dutton his dream home affairs ministry, overseeing a vast national security empire. 883 more words