Tag Archives: politics

Onshore/Offshore: World Refugee Week in Perth

Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) will be hosting a series of forums at the Fremantle Town Hall during World Refugee Week on Saturday the 24th of June. Onshore/Offshore: Fortress Australia consists of two forums, running from 1PM-5PM, and includes afternoon tea, information and campaign stalls. Deportations and...

Leigh Sales: Why she’s the boss, not bossy

In an infuriatingly predictable case of woman-asserts-self-and-is-berated-for-it-because-she-is-a-woman, Leigh Sales has faced incredible cyber abuse following her interview with Labor leader Bill Shorten in the lead up to the federal election. The 7:30 host, who is known for her no-nonsense approach to interviews, has taken to twitter to...

DONALD TRUMP – A POLITICAL PARADOX

He might be xenophobic, obnoxious, erratic, egotistical, loud and outspoken, but it’s easy to see why Republican Primary voters have caught Trump fever. He has dashed the typical politician rhetoric of saying a lot yet saying very little, all packaged into a speech of glittering platitudes designed...