Australia’s Obscene Green Subsidy Machine

6th October, 2021 By Alan Moran, Quadrant Source; https://quadrant.org.au/opinion/doomed-planet/2021/10/australias-obscene-green-subsidy-machine/ When an ALP government introduced a “carbon price” on electricity in 2012 it was sold as a neutral tax. It was, of course, nothing of the sort. The tax was on the carbon content of fossil fuels, but a neutral tax would have had the new … Continue reading Australia’s Obscene Green Subsidy Machine

Wind Farm To Tower Over Australian National Memorial At Villers-­Bretonneux In France

1st May, 2021 By Jack Morphet, The Sunday Telegraph The Australian National Memorial at Villers-Bretonneux, where thousands of Diggers lie buried, will soon have a giant wind farm as a backdrop. Every classroom in the local school carries the message: “N’oublions jamais l’Australie” – never forget Australia – for our role in saving the town but a … Continue reading Wind Farm To Tower Over Australian National Memorial At Villers-­Bretonneux In France

John Madigan-‘A True Original’

'A true original': Former DLP senator John Madigan dies, aged 53 By Rob Harris June 16, 2020 https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/a-true-original-former-dlp-senator-john-madigan-dies-aged-53-20200616-p5535j.html John Madigan, a Ballarat blacksmith who led the Democratic Labour Party out of the wilderness in 2010 by winning its first Senate seat in three decades, has died after a two-year battle with cancer. Former prime minister Tony … Continue reading John Madigan-‘A True Original’