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Leave (Britney Spears and) Peter Garrett alone!

Battling tears, Bernard Keane has written a great editorial defending poor old Peter: And how fucking dare anyone out there make fun of Peter after all he’s been through! He lost his hair, he went through an election, he had … Continue reading

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Read About It : Peter Garrett ♥s Uranium

Above : DOA, ‘The Only Thing Green’ (Alternative Tentacles, VIRUS 131, 1993). Formed in the same period as Midnight Oil (the late ’70s), Joey Shithead is not yet the Minister of the Environment in Canada. In fact, the band continues … Continue reading

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Economic Yearnings of India for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Australia

Demonstrating conclusively that hers is ‘not a political party that shirks hard decisions’ (Julia Gillard), at its national conference this weekend Labor took a bold step and in The National Interest™ approved the sale of uranium to India. This is … Continue reading

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Angry Anderson : Bound for Glory and Gunnin’ for a seat in Parliament

A w e s o m e. The Nationals finally have their answer to Labor’s Peter Garrett: Angry Anderson! You may remember Angry from such political campaigns as 2010’s “If you’re thinking of voting for the Greens, listen to Angry … Continue reading

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Nuclear. Clean Green Energy.

zero The area around the Fukushima nuclear power plant has been evacuated, but an expert at the US Nuclear Energy Institute says there is no immediate danger. ~AFP The company at the centre of a nuclear reactor crisis following the … Continue reading

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Socialism vs. 2010 Federal Election: Results

Update : September 12, 2010. The 2010 Australian Federal election saw several score socialists and — notwithstanding The Greens — a handful of communists stand for seats in both the Lower (House of Representatives) and Upper (Senate) Houses of the … Continue reading

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Alizee Sery pays tribute to Uluru

Alizee Sery’s tribute to Uluru is the latest in several centuries worth of tributes to indigenous peoples and cultures — not that them’s grateful. In any event, her salutation has certainly gone some way to ‘deepening and broadening the visitor … Continue reading

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Tote Last Drinks Live Broadcast Tonight on 3CR

Update : chookie69 has (six) more vids from Sunday’s protest rally. Mad props to Brumby, MacLellan, Robinson & Wynne for protecting working families in Collingwood by finally putting a stop to the “incredible levels of violence” (Victoria Police) which have … Continue reading

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“Uranium is ace!” “Beverley uranium mine is grouse!”

one “I visited the shrine at Hiroshima. I know the history of Maralinga. And I’ve witnessed the struggle at Jabiluka. I have long been opposed to uranium mining, and I remain opposed to it. I am unapologetic about this. In … Continue reading

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Resistance to “the intervention” : Public Meeting, October 16

See also : Independant Intavenshan (September 3, 2009) | Warren Mundine ~versus~ James Anaya (August 29, 2009) | Uppity blacks find support in traitorous United Nations (August 28, 2009) | Read About It : Peter Garrett ♥s Uranium (July 16, … Continue reading

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