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Day to Day Politics: I repeat ... our most gutless PM ever. - » The Australian Independent Media Network

It has to be said that if Tony Abbott was the worst Prime Minister we have ever had then Malcolm Turnbull has to be the most gutless. 44 more words

Informed Comment

Australia creates photo ID database to help track terror suspects

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian police will create a national photo database using existing identification records held by state authorities to identify terror suspects, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Thursday, fanning privacy concerns among rights groups. 783 more words

300,000 reasons why Medicare is Sick

In 2016, ABS data revealed that nearly 300,000 Australian’s forgo being diagnosed due to the high cost of radiology services – a result of long term underfunding by Medicare. 315 more words

THE AUSTRALIAN WAY

Pauline Hanson, Tony Abbott and Cory Bernardi all say that they are totally committed to the defence of the Australian Way of life. But, they differ broadly when they endeavour to explain to us what it is they are defending. 839 more words

Government

Gay Greens and GetUp to call the gay marriage shots

from Larry Pickering, the last surviving iconic commentator, journalist and cartoonist 

It’s got me stuffed. Australians hardly ever pass changes in the law by ballot. They have on only 8 of 44 occasions, and although this survey is not a referendum, or even a plebiscite, the “survey” if successful, will lead to fully gazetted legislation. 611 more words

Agenda 2030

Crest of the Wave or Dead in the Water? Australian Regional Climate leadership

Trump’s withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement on 1st of June 2017 has lowered America into an enormous chasm of moral inferiority that Australia cannot afford to replicate for the sake of its Pacific neighbours. 798 more words

Oceania

Australian PM Turnbull defends baby and beer photo

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull brushed off criticism Monday of a photo of him nursing a beer while holding his granddaughter as online “craziness”. 306 more words

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