Category Archives: Labour Party

Turn! Bull! Turn!

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The temporary leader of Australia; the leader by the grace of spineless, venal cowards infesting his party, is being taken seriously by media and even by some normal people. Pathetically unable to say … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 17th January, 1978 : The Premier of South Australia, Don Dunstan, today fired his Police Commissioner and disbanded the state’s police special branch after an inquiry found that the police had 3,000 secret files … Continue reading

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Healthy lives

  Isn’t publishing such statistics racist? Perhaps comrade Triggs ought to ban it. ( The white bars for capitals, hatched bars the regional average)

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 7th March, 1963 : The Australian Defence Minister, Athol Towney, said yesterday that the naval radio base being planned for the North West Cape in Western Australia would be able to communicate with submarines. … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 30th August, 1971 : A crowd of angry members of the Women’s Liberation Movement disrupted the ACTU Congress in Melbourne in protest at the Australian union movement’s treatment of women. ACTU President Bob Hawke … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 25th August, 1982 : Federal officials failed for seven years to stop tax frauds involving thousands of millions of dollars, according to a report by Royal Commissioner, Frank Costigan, QC. Mr Costigan said the … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 24th August, 1989 : Australia’s air transport system was all but shut down today as the nation’s 1640 domestic pilots resigned en masse in a dispute over a salary package. Despite plans by the … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 23rd August, 1982 : Queensland unions have declared a general strike, the first in the state in 70 years, in what union leaders say is a war against the Bjelke-Petersen Government. The dispute over … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 19th August, 1917 : Strikes and union bans are delaying the movement of relief supplies to the war front and causing food shortages in Australia. The Government has developed emergency plans to maintain essential … Continue reading

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Women hating women

  And when you think feminazis can’t possibly get more stupid you get US academics like Judith Hall and Jin Goh – read of the latest  progress in feminist thought.

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 17th February, 1955 : The Chairman of the Royal Commission on Espionage, Mr Justice Owen, said today that the payment of £5,000 to the Russian defector, Vladimir Petrov, could be justified a hundredfold. The … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 14th January, 1947 : Hopes that up to 72,000 British migrants might come to Australia have been dashed. The Federal Immigration Minister, Arthur Calwell, has had to revise estimates – to a mere 6,000. … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 9th January, 1909 : Striking miners, locked out of the Broken Hill Proprietary mine, clashed violently with armed police escorting provisions across the miners’ picket line. Yelling miners stoned and jostled police, and pursued … Continue reading

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For whom the bells jingle?

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger I suspect that by now you are sick of the background noise permeating the public space, especially those of you, who, under a guise of Christian holidays, do you financial best to prop … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 24th August, 1975 : Indonesia is poised to launch a large-scale military campaign in East Timor where Portugal admits it has lost administrative control and the colony is in a state of civil war. … Continue reading

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Australians of the Years Past

… from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Prior to the Goodes affair, I had practically no knowledge of the Australian of the Year caper, beside being aware of its existence. I turned to Wikipedia, which on this subject is … Continue reading

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The Age of Entitlement

… from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger This is indeed the age of entitlement and none are so entitled as our politicians, who are so tirelessly proving that on a daily basis. What are we, the plebs for, but … Continue reading

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Their SBS

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Long time ago SBS used to be called by the true blue Aussies ‘Soccer, Bloody Soccer’. For the overseas readers: The Special Broadcasting Service is the Australian taxpayer funded gigantic media conglomerate for … Continue reading

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Fifth columnists

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Who knows? Firstly, who knows what I mean when I write a “fifth column” ? Progies do their worst to change the meaning of even ordinary words, such as “gay” or “misogyny”, so … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 11th May, 1983 : The Prime Minister, Bob Hawke, (ALP) yesterday told Parliament that Soviet spy Valeriy Ivanov was expelled partly because he “cultivated” a relationship with the former ALP National Secretary, David Combe. … Continue reading

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