2020 Honours List a sick joke


There are some moments in a country's history when the bullshit becomes too much to bear. This year's Queen's Birthday (2020) Honours List is one such moment, where the entire apparatus of Government, with its 'jobs for the boys', non-stop rorts, lies and evasions, its insider jokes and its lack of shame tips us over … Continue reading 2020 Honours List a sick joke

Barnaby Joyce – a faulty work in progress


Barnaby has already attained high office Many outstanding politicians are remembered for doing something special for their country, or perhaps for a lifetime of sustained effort for the country's benefit. Barnaby Joyce was named "Australia's best retail politician" by another politician - one Tony Abbott. Now that endorsement does muddy the waters somewhat, but a … Continue reading Barnaby Joyce – a faulty work in progress