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Big Four banks reject Adani's dirty mine but governments fund it anyway

Why should Australian taxpayers invest $1 billion in Adani if the big four banks don’t think ...  
Australia's structural inequality: Banking and the 'Game of Mates'

While a small group of mates continue to profit at the majority's expense, a growing number of ...  
Expunging the commonweal from the Commonwealth Bank

The Commonwealth Bank has lost its moral compass [and should] refrain from using ... "Common" a ...  
Terrorism, highway robbery and the Commonwealth Bank

It has been alleged the CBA has funded terrorism, so why isn’t CEO Ian Narev being held under ...  
The Coalition's Australia: Households lose, big business wins and debt soars

Gross national debt has reached eye-watering levels and household income has plunged to new depths ...  
Whatever happened to the Federal Budget?

The Turnbull Government has hit the booster on the "Bullshitron", writes Mike Dowson.  
Senate Consumer Protection Inquiry: MPs show no appetite for change (Part 2)

The Senate Economics Committee Consumer Protection Inquiry is a costly and diversionary ritual.  
Turnbull and Morrison shift Australia’s wealth straight offshore

While the world is enjoying the current economic recovery, Australians are losing jobs, wages ...  
Adani Board ‘decision’ a con: Why the Carmichael coal mine must be stopped

The Adani’s Board announcement of a new 'decision' to proceed with the Carmichael coal mine is ...  
Senate Consumer Protection Inquiry: More of the same (Part 1)

The consumer protection inquiry began without fanfare and little MSM interest but bank victims' ...  
Financial Review Rich List 2017 and Twiggy Forrest's 'philanthropy'

The 2017 Rich List is out and no amount of "philanthropy" can disguise Australia's disproportio ...  
'Downward envy': A job guarantee versus universal basic income

The social foundation for MMT, a job guarantee, is divisive and elitist when compared to universal ...  
The Big Bank cartel racket: 'Game of Mates' busts the bank competition myth

Ignore the big banks bluster about a bank levy — they are an uncompetitive rent-seeking cartel ...  
Morrison’s debt hypocrisy deepens as ominous milestones loom

The Government is now spinning its debt as 'good' after years of depicting Labor’s debt as ...  
Queensland Farm Debt Mediation Bill still leaves farmers at mercy of bad banks

Queensland's Farm Debt Mediation Bill will go some way towards addressing bank ruthlessness ...  
The Buffett Rule: Class envy or simple justice?

At last, novel solutions are entering politics! Mike Dowson considers the "Buffet Rule", for ...  
Scott Morrison tries to deceive the bankers, the voters and himself

Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison is distorting the record to make an appalling set of outcomes ...  
SPONSORED ARTICLE: Banning mortgage exit fees — the facts

It’s been six years since the Federal Government outlawed banks and lenders charging exit fees ...  
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