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Coffs Coast Business Opinion/Comment

Our financial system only works for the 1%. It will take another crash to fix it

Financialised capitalism has failed, and cannot be fixed by more and better regulation By John Quiggin  ‘A system of financialised capitalism like the one that prevails at present will inevitably be dominated by the self-enrichment of financiers.’ The royal commission into banks in Australla has uncovered fraud and misconduct on […]

Politics

AU PAIR, OH BOY! Peter Dutton now embroiled in “young Asian women” sex worker scandal involving disgraced mayor Paul Pisasale as nation wonders “what’s the go with the au pairs”

With many Australians wondering “what’s the go with the au pairs” after it was revealed Home Affairs Minster Peter Dutton has stepped in to allow three young, attractive, western-European women entry into Australia despite dodgy visa issues, True Crime News Weekly has now revealed that Mr Dutton has been named […]

Politics Science/Environment

Climate change making drought worse, farmers’ federation chief says

Fiona Simson says people have been tiptoeing around the subject for too long and it is time for a national strategy By Gabrielle Chan National Farmers Federation president Fiona Simson has acknowledged Indigenous Australians as Australia’s ‘first farmers’ and called for a national strategy on drought. Photograph: Alex Ellinghausen/AAP The […]