Monthly archives: October, 2020

Climate change: Australia defies international pressure to set net-zero targets by 2050

“I am not concerned about our future exports,” Mr Morrison said on Wednesday. “Australia will set our policies here. Our policies won’t be set in the United Kingdom, they won’t be set in Brussels, they won’t be set in any part of the world other than here.” Source: Climate change: Australia defies international pressure to …

The Guardian must change its treacherous course on Assange | Morning Star

Assange’s treatment by the corporate media, even by their incredibly low standards, has plumbed new depths. They have perpetuated the fabrications about Assange, and their failure to accurately report on his show trial and torture, on British soil, has been truly breathtaking. But it is the Guardian that deserves most opprobrium, because it used and then …

Integrity sinks | The Monthly

Australian politics is on a post-truth decline, it now seems easy-peasy for a minister of the Crown – in this case, Angus Taylor – to spout pompous rhetoric on the floor of the house during Question Time, at the same time as department officials are testifying in Senate estimates that he is (and long has …