June 20, 2011
Businesses put profit ahead of good policy, beware. See: anti carbon tax lobbying Leave a comment
June 17, 2011
Chris Lilley not funny Leave a comment
June 10, 2011
Non-partisan productivity commission finds carbon tax the cheapest way to cut emissions Leave a comment
June 8, 2011
“Australian politicians happily demonise asylum seekers for political gain” Leave a comment
June 7, 2011
Individual impact of carbon price would be minimal Leave a comment
“Malaysian Solution” incredibly unpopular Leave a comment
June 3, 2011
People who’ve served their time should be allowed to sell books about it (particularly when they served time because of torture and arbitrary detention) Leave a comment
June 2, 2011
Gillard (somewhat clumsily) calls Abbott on scare tactics Leave a comment
May 27, 2011
Abbott’s strategy: shun policy, avoid interviews where you might get asked questions about the shunning of policy Leave a comment
May 26, 2011
Australia’s confused solar policy lacks energy Leave a comment
May 23, 2011
Gillard might not be popular, but she’s still more popular than Abbott Leave a comment
May 18, 2011
Japanese Officials Ignored or Concealed Dangers Leave a comment
May 16, 2011
Labor better at managing money than the Coalition. So, wtf does the Coalition bring to the table? (Other than racism, of course) Leave a comment
May 13, 2011
Religious education in public schools actually about proselytising? Who knew? (Other than everyone…) Leave a comment
As alternate PM, Abbott seems to have… well, pretty much no ideas Leave a comment
That bastion of debauched lefties, the OECD, says families are better off under Gillard than the Libs. Just don’t expect News Ltd to mention that. Leave a comment
May 12, 2011
Families earning $150k+ are not doing it tough. Perhaps they should spend less time whining, more time working out they don’t really need the second Merc. Leave a comment
May 4, 2011
First Liberal Government budget in Victoria makes middle-income families pay… Just for something different. Leave a comment
April 28, 2011
Gun control saves lives (proof! numbers!), but the gun lobby wants less of it Leave a comment
April 20, 2011
Brendan O’Connor speaks in support of R18+ classification for games, using arguments coined by Gamers4Croydon Leave a comment
April 15, 2011
Atlus Shrugged, the movie of the ideology that, via Alan Greenspan, brought you the global financial crisis Leave a comment
April 14, 2011
If being Australian means turning your back on desperate addicts in the name of multi-billion-dollar profits, maybe we should consider moving overseas Leave a comment
April 8, 2011
If anti-smoking initiatives aren’t going to work, why are tobacco companies spending big to oppose them? Leave a comment
April 7, 2011
Religious ‘freedoms’ being used to discriminate Leave a comment
April 5, 2011
A very long-winded¬† way of say “enough with the Godwins, already” Leave a comment
March 4, 2011
“Politics in Australia has officially gone weird, and most of the weirdness has been coming from the conservative side, with a fair degree of tastelessness thrown in” Leave a comment
February 23, 2011
Survey says: Australians are pretty damned xenophobic (comments section: “I’m not racist, but…”) Leave a comment
February 22, 2011
Gerard Henderson doesn’t like the Greens? Fancy that. Leave a comment
February 21, 2011
Power prices to soar independent of carbon tax (by much less than would be caused by carbon tax) Leave a comment
Liberal backbencher: pollies should lrn2internet Leave a comment
February 16, 2011
Lack of democracy within Labor will cause it to wither (while the Greens will feast on its remains) Leave a comment
February 2, 2011
Mining companies don’t like current IR laws anywhere near as much as the ones that let them walk all over employees Leave a comment
January 25, 2011
Breaking: if we keep living unsustainably, things will get worse. Also, populations increase! Leave a comment
January 24, 2011
East Timor refugee processing centre gets even more popular in East Timor Leave a comment
January 6, 2011
Majority support for voluntary euthanasia, even among Christians Leave a comment
December 20, 2010
“Clean” coal isn’t realistic? Y’don’t say. Leave a comment
December 14, 2010
Wait, free trade isn’t magical? Who’d have thought. Y’know, aside from all those people who aren’t wingnuts. Leave a comment
December 1, 2010
Banks were lying about being under the pump? Y’don’t say. Leave a comment
November 22, 2010
Polling: Even Coalition voters want The Gay to get married Leave a comment
November 8, 2010
Petrol companies gouging? No shit. Leave a comment
November 2, 2010
Bowen: “We already have the toughest mandatory detention regime in the Western developed world, yet people still come to Australia” – Getting tougher won’t work Leave a comment
October 26, 2010
Howard dodges shoes, questions Leave a comment
October 20, 2010
Big miners looking for excuses to renege on tax deal. Surprise! Leave a comment
October 11, 2010
Hockey lied about costings? I’m shocked. Truly. Leave a comment
October 8, 2010
In response to Devine’s derp Leave a comment
October 5, 2010
Labor’s ‘scare campaign’ on Work Choices seems prescient, with some Libs already back to spruiking it Leave a comment
September 9, 2010
Apparently Labor is struggling in Queensland Leave a comment