There were some big things in this year’s budget; small businesses got a boost, smokers got hit hard, university students have been left in limbo, and young job seekers might actually have something tangible to use to help them find permanent employment. Small businesses: From the 1st of July, small.
Well, may we say, God Save the Queen. For nothing will save the Australian public from being stuffed around so much with this double dissolution business. This morning, in breaking news, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced that he will call an early election after an early May budget (moved forward.
On Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced he is submitting his plan to close the offshore detention facility Guantanamo Bay. ‘For many years it has been clear that the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay does not advance our security, it undermines it,’ he stated. Guantanamo is infamous for allegations of Reports.
Thousands of people gathered throughout the streets of Melbourne today, and took part in the Midsumma Pride March. The event is held to celebrate Victoria’s LGBTQIA+ community. Several politicians attended the event to show support, and to reignite the debate surrounding the legalisation of same-sex marriage within Australia. Both the.
So it appears there has been some controversy surrounding the Australia Day Lamb ad which features a special ops style mission headed by Lee Lin Chin who’s job it is to bring home Aussies from overseas so that they can enjoy some lamb on Australia Day. Now I really enjoyed.
Freddie Gray was arrested because he ran from police, but he never committed a crime. We want to understand why he ran, but the outcome serves that purpose. It was April 12. He was arrested with a violent technique called a leg lace, and while in the back of the van,.
Joko Widodo, president of Indonesia, has issued the final word on the execution of eight foreign nationals on death row. Two of the eight included Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, convicted Australian drug-traffickers and leading members of the ‘Bali 9’ drug-smuggling ring. “We respect Indonesia’s sovereignty, but we do deplore.
Some of the most controversial law amendments in Australian history passed through an unusually cooperative federal parliament yesterday. Australian citizen, say hello to your new and permanent Metadata Retention Laws. The laws have passed with bi-partisan support, despite opposition from every imaginable corner of the Australian public, including Australian WA Senator Scott.
I Like Mike In this election, there is a clear choice. It’s not a choice between left and right; it’s a choice between up and down. It’s a choice between a Premier who has a vision for the future of this state and an.
I’m doing a subject called War and Society, and this week we’re discussing frontier wars. Immediately, I thought of cowboys. You know, something out of a Western movie, with the guns and saloons. This exciting, romanticised version of brutality was promoted by old Hollywood, and it served to erase our.