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Whingeing billionaires don’t need placating

The Labor government has once again taken fright at the slightest billionaire whingeing over its mildest-of-mild proposal to tax superannuation...

07.03.2023 8

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Billionaires: We don’t need them but they need us!

Every year, just before the rich and powerful converge on the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the World Economic Forum (WEF) summit, Oxfam publishes its...

25.01.2023 9

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Invasion Day 2023: The struggle for First Nations justice and sovereignty continues

This Invasion Day comes as the Anthony Albanese Labor government prepares to hold referendum to amend the Australian Constitution to establish an...

10.01.2023 10

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Well-paid Reserve Bank chief demands we sacrifice

Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe apologised to those who took out home loans on the basis of his promises as late as last November not to raise...

30.11.2022 20

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The war madness of stationing US B-52 bombers in Australia

“Deterrence is the art of producing in the mind of the enemy the fear to attack,” says the maniacal Dr Strangelove (Peter Sellers) in the 1964...

03.11.2022 6

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Three budget cuts we should support

“Stop the cuts,” is the usual left response at budget time. But on the eve of the first budget to be delivered by the Anthony Albanese Labor...

25.10.2022 10

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War? Let the people decide

Federal Labor's announcement on September 30 that it will hold a parliamentary inquiry into how Australia makes decisions to send service personnel...

06.10.2022 20

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Climate and corporate greed condemns millions to starvation

This should have been a big story in the mass media, but the over-the-top, obscenely adulatory, drown-everything-else-out coverage of Queen...

28.09.2022 10

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Green Left Show #28: Republic, royal succession and radical democracy

Long time leading Socialist Alliance member Peter Boyle joins the Green Left Show to discuss the manufactured outpouring of pro-monarchist propaganda,...

20.09.2022 9

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Peter Boyle

Banks never stopped behaving badly

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) — Australia’s biggest bank — has just announced a cash net profit after tax of $9.6 billion for the...

17.08.2022 10

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Spend billions on climate not war

“Now is the winter of our discontent” — the opening line of a famous soliloquy in William Shakespeare’s play, Richard III — actually...

03.08.2022 10

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