Social security for the disadvantaged now left to robots.

LNP Class warfare.  50 top earning Australian companies pay no tax.  Disadvantaged are deemed guilty until and unless they can prove innocence. This is the pernicious treatment that misguided voters and the privileged endorsed when re-electing the Abbott/Turnbull government. This will always be the case as long as neo-liberal economics – already proved a failure – continues to provide the base assumptions for our economic system. If profit is put…

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Icac: the NSW Liberal party scalps claimed so far – full list of MPs

OUR POLITICAL SYSTEM IS IN STRIFE. Corruption is rife. Deceit is commonplace. Lies are so ubiquitous they become accepted as reality. The electorate has no say in what happens to it – it is told what will happen to it. Accountability is claimed as existing through the calling of elections each 3 years. In fact, once elected, each government does what it wants, even abandoning or doing a complete about…

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Scott Morrison’s calculated cruelty is his legacy

Australia currently has an obscene right wing government which came to power under the leadership of Tony Abbott, a man who, it is well documented, lied to the Australian electorate before the election and continued to lie once elected as well as to make “captain’s calls” in introducing new policy that often surprised even members of his Cabinet. Abbott appointed a number of the most extreme right-wing ideologues to his…

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The inanity of populism or how Tony Abbott pulls the wool over people’s eyes.

This is an exchange that took place today on Google. It highlights the sad plight in which our nation finds itself and the appalling delusions that have been perpetrated by elements of our mass media, our school system, our culture and, most sadly of all, by those who should be role models for principles of democracy, human rights, compassion & understanding. Make of it what you will. It is unedited…

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Deadbeat Corporations Are Shirking Their Fiscal Duty

Enslave the poor to enrich the already wealthy. This is the neo-conservative mantra which is sold to the population through a narrowly owned mass-media with vehement right-wing bias and advertising and commercialisation of almost all aspects of society including education, sport, entertainment, healthcare, social support and even charity fund-raising. Although This article references the situation in the US it applies just as readily to the Australian situation. This immoral action…

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