Posted 5 days ago

Brandis ties NGO funding to non-advocacy

One of the most disgusting things ever.

Posted 1 month ago

Wikileaks Exposes Destructive Financial Services Pact

Posted 1 month ago

World science body 'worried' about Australia's science cuts

Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago

Terror From the Right

A detailed listing of major terrorist plots and racist rampages that have emerged from the American radical right in the years since Oklahoma City.

Posted 1 month ago

Stephen Fry attacks 'squalid' coalition for inaction on Snowden revelations.

Stephen Fry has denounced the government’s failure to act over the mass surveillance programme revealed by the whistleblower Edward Snowden, labelling its behaviour as “squalid and rancid”.

Opening a day of debate to galvanise action against spying by the British and US intelligence agencies, Fry said that exploiting the fear of terrorism is a “duplicitous and deeply wrong means of excusing something as base as spying on the citizens of your own country”.

Posted 1 month ago

10pc of native mammal species extinct since European settlement

A new study has found more than 10 per cent of Australia’s native mammals have become extinct since European settlement with the rate of loss higher than any other continent.


We are the cause of the current great extinction event.
Posted 1 month ago

Things we knew already: Andrew Bolt is demented, crazy, unhinged

Turnbull just letting us know that he agrees with the rest of the sane world. However, Turnbull doesn’t say Bolt is actually wrong.

Posted 2 months ago

Tony Abbott hates truth and science

The Climate Commission has gone. The carbon tax is to be rescinded. The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is to be abolished. The promise of a “Million Solar Roofs” is broken. And in what can only be described as an ideological move, the Abbott government introduced bills to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, despite it making a profit last year. The Prime Minister has declared war on the Australian renewable energy industry, the environment and science itself.

Also and article from The Age: Tony Abbott is gutting science just when we need it most

Posted 2 months ago

Here's the proof: Australians prefer the facts

Posted 2 months ago

Palmer calling out a chronic liar

Tony Abbott is such a “grub” that he makes Clive look awesome.

Posted 2 months ago

John Kerry Should 'Man Up' And Admit He's Wrong About Snowden | Techdirt

Posted 2 months ago

Driver needs to be in prison

Nobody needs people like this in a civilised society.

Posted 2 months ago

Lavabit email service: Secrets, lies and Snowden's email: forced to shut down

USA, the government is clearly an abuser of due justice and liberty.

Posted 2 months ago

Glenn Greenwald: U.S. Corporate Media is "Neutered, Impotent and Obsolete"