Opinion/Comment Politics

“Scott Morrison has been whitewashing corruption” – the sports grant affair

Let’s be very clear about this. The rorting of the $100 million community sports grants program was flagrant corruption and Prime Minister Morrison and senior ministers were in on it up to their ethically-devoid eyeballs. By Michael Pascoe That’s why Mr Morrison can’t throw former Sport Minister Bridget McKenzie under […]

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“Australia’s Self-Destructive Idiocy of Climate Denialism Must Stop” – Turnbull

Australia’s fires this summer—unprecedented in the scale of their destruction—are the ferocious but inevitable reality of global warming. A hotter, drier climate means more and longer droughts and more and fiercer fires. By Malcolm Turnbull Prime Minister of Australia from 2015 to 2018 So if Australia is on the front […]

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“The ‘too small to matter’ emissions argument is absurd, reckless and morally bankrupt”

Shortsighted, illogical and dishonest arguments are holding Australia back – and condemning us to more brutal summers By Simon Holmes a’ Court Australia’s unforgiving, unrelenting and unprecedented fires have demonstrated so clearly that the climate doesn’t recognise tricky “Kyoto carryover” accounting and doesn’t care for juvenile finger pointing at other […]