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Greens top of the class on aid while Labor and Liberal flunking

August 17, 2010 by


The Make Poverty History coalition has released a report card on the humanitarian and aid policies of the major Australian parties. Simon Roz from the Make Poverty History campaign said that the purpose of the report card is to get ‘people to think about international development and aid to document what the major parties are doing.’ The results are […]

What if you could choose the government?

August 16, 2010 by


Election campaigns are times of heightened political argument and acrimony. Differences of culture and opinion are deepened and widened by the continuous tussle for ideological supremacy. Negativity soars; co-operation drains away; suspicion and mistrust spread like rumours. At times like these, we tend to focus on winners and losers. When a shift of a few […]

What’s Rudd got to do with it?

August 2, 2010 by


Kevin Rudd is the one who has had surgery but it is the Labor Party who is bleeding. The Rudd factor simply wont go away for the Labor Party and as Alf Stewart would say, they need to ruddy well do something about it and do it fast. There was always going to be fall […]