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Independent Media Opinion/Comment

Who got the Cabinet files together and why they were ‘leaked’.

The tale of classified government files handed over covertly to the ABC this last week has raised questions over who did what and why. Amongst long-time journalists and researchers reading the signs, Lee Duffield engaged in some detective-like thinking. THERE IS CLEARLY a story here for somebody in how the cabinet documents were […]

Independent Media Science/Environment

The nation is losing the political will to protect our pristine places – biodiversity is suffering. (Big Read)

The Franklin River by Adam Morton Tue 30 Jan 2018 06.02 AEDT Last modified on Tue 30 Jan 2018 06.44 AEDT – originally published in The Guardian Australia  What if the Franklin river hadn’t been saved? Stopping the Gordon-below-Franklin dam was one of the Australian environment movement’s great victories: in […]