Source: Rising Temperatures Are Pushing Antarctica Past Point of No Return, Scientists Warn
Attorney-General plays down judge’s suggestion Immigration Minister Alan Tudge engaged in criminal conduct – ABC News
Source: Attorney-General plays down judge’s suggestion Immigration Minister Alan Tudge engaged in criminal conduct – ABC News
The minister cannot place himself above the law and, at the same time, necessarily expect that this court will grant discretionary relief. The minister has acted unlawfully. His actions have unlawfully deprived a person of his liberty. His conduct exposes him to both civil and potentially criminal sanctions, not limited to a proceeding for contempt. …
Source: Feeding the Chooks: Scott Morrison’s marketing triumph over mainstream media – Michael West
Source: If we realised the true cost of homelessness, we’d fix it overnight
Buried in a seemingly dry report on fertility rates was a confession that Josh Frydenberg’s 2019 Budget forecasts were based on spin, writes Michael Pascoe. Source: Government fesses up (very quietly) to 2019 Budget bungle
Source: Foxtel benefited from fast-tracked Federal Government funds, FOI reveals – ABC News Corruption.
Facebook suspends environmental groups despite vow to fight misinformation | Environment | The Guardian
Source: Facebook suspends environmental groups despite vow to fight misinformation | Environment | The Guardian Facebook going full toxic.
Source: Two million homes to get access to NBN fibre-to-the-home in $3.5b plan Oh look, Fibre is important. Turns out that a lot of the political oriented wonks out there were wrong. We all knew they were wrong when they started spouting their garbage. Now NBN is acting against the wonk’s propaganda points.
the idea of a Federal MP resigning from Cabinet over anything less than a disastrous and protracted scandal seems far-fetched at best. A litany of recent scandals from “Watergate” involving Energy Minister Angus Taylor to “Sports Rorts” involving Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie, has illustrated just how much-perceived wrongdoing is required before a ministerial resignation may actually occur. …