For some years the Sydney Morning Herald pretended, Weekend at Bernie’s style, to still be alive as a serious newspaper. Judging by its PR work for the PM in recent days, it’s officially given up the ghost altogether.
PM will redirect billions of dollars away from schools, hospitals, welfare, natural disaster relief, and climate action to sort out the emergency issue of boat permits.
Super Soakers, cream pies , and rotten tomatoes also deemed appropriate.
Turns out hat we should be more fearful of a man with a history of crimes against humanity who has immense power than powerless refugees with no criminal record.
He needs it because so far he’s less convincing than a Kerri-Ann Kennerley presentation at critical race theory conference.
Morrison to fight the next election as an independent in the latest and most welcome of a string of resignations from what some people still call a government.
They urgently need an intervention.
The Venezuelan Government has recognised Australia’s Opposition Leader, Richard Di Natale, as the country’s legitimate leader.
Have you asked for the intercession of the blessed Captain today?
Please don’t stuff this up.
Yesterday, we brought you a list of 123 things the Liberal Government did to ‘tackle’ climate change. The list, compiled by Liam McLoughlin, was sparked by a ReachTel poll commissioned by Greenpeace Australia which found that for the voters of Wentworth – former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s old seat – tackling climate change was their number one priority. The second priority for voters was immigration. As Wentworth voters head to the polls today, here’s a list (which reads like an International Criminal Court charge sheet) of what the Liberal Government has done to asylum seekers over the past five years, and in many cases is still doing.
A recent ReachTel poll commissioned by Greenpeace Australia found that for the voters of Wentworth – former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s old seat – tackling climate change was their number one priority. With the Wentworth by-election to be staged on Saturday, Liam McLoughlin thought it timely to help the good voters of the eastern suburbs focus their minds on the Liberal Party’s action on climate change over the last five years. It’s a long list… actually, it’s a long Shitlist.
Mess with berries and you’re locked up for over a decade. Mess with the minds of refugee children and you’re a daggy dad with a half-million-dollar salary.
This nation is stained with blood, soaked with white supremacy, and shameless with its boastful brand of discrimination. Aboriginal leaders and refugees light the path to justice and healing, we just need the courage to follow them, writes Liam McLoughlin.
They both start with the letter ‘L’ and they both end with ‘party’. But they’re the only ones celebrating, writes Liam McLoughlin.
Reading the words of Aboriginal and Liberal leaders side by side,it's hard to deny that white supremacy is at the very core of Australian government.
Race relations have long been used as a powerful tool to divide, and to distract, writes Liam McLoughlin.
Well may we grieve, but Trump's victory could motivate progressives to build a global left coalition combining a radical systemic critique with a unifying vision for social and environmental justice.
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