Local Opinion/Comment

Censored? Alarming SCU water study articles appear to ‘disappear’ from Coffs Coast Advocate

Recent water studies undertaken by Southern Cross University on behalf of Coffs Council have revealed record-breaking levels of agricultural chemicals in our water. What could be more alarming than that? Key reporting on the studies appears to have been mysteriously scrubbed from some of the Coffs Coast Advocate’s online search […]

Opinion/Comment Politics

Corruption anaesthesia, has afflicted the Australian political landscape

A new disease, corruption anaesthesia, has afflicted the Australian political landscape. By Michelle Pini CORRUPTION ANAESTHESIA Essentially, this is the inability, whether willful or unwitting, to digest unpalatable information about those in power and hold them accountable.  While this is prevalent among politicians and the mainstream media, it is certainly […]