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 […]

Local Politics

Is internal party polling showing a ‘swing away’ from State and Federal Governments in coastal northern NSW?

Sources tell the CoffsCoast Outlook that internal ALP polling shows a sizeable swing to both ALP and Independent candidates in Mid-North and North Coast state and federal NSW seats. By the Editor This comes ‘hot on the heels’ of this story sourced from the Weekend Australian of 9-10 February last stating […]