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Population almost 8 billion: Pressures on the planet? Countless

A world population milestone of 8 billion. An exploitative economic system that assumes infinite ...  
Rishi Sunak — a Thatcherite in Downing Street

Britain's new Prime Minister offers little hope of achieving economic progress and action on ...  
New Parliament, new Coalition leaders, same old lies

The strategy of the current Coalition in Opposition is to continue its campaign of deliberate ...  
'Steady as she goes' means L-NP governs from Opposition

Labor's Federal Budget has demonstrated a lack of vision, simply maintaining policies set out by ...  
Federal Budget backs technology and I.T. investments

Despite a few disappointments, the 2022 Budget didn't forsake progressive technological develop ...  
Federal Budget leaves Australia's impoverished behind

Prime Minister Albanese seems to have forgotten his promise for an equal Australia and failed to ...  
Calculating the cost of Coalition corruption

Figures in last Tuesday’s Budget Papers show the Coalition has cost Australians more than 400 ...  
Dutton parrots ideas thoroughly rejected by Australians in budget reply

This week was a big week in federal politics, as budget weeks mostly are. Even by budget week ...  
The really big dirty secret at the heart of the budget: The media hate Labor

It’s budget time under a new Albanese Labor Government and never will there be a better time to ...  
Brits facing ever-worsening poverty can be mightily thankful Liz Truss is going

The sudden departure of Britain’s new Prime Minister has valuable messages for the watching ...  
Stage 3 idiocy as leader of the leftovers lies again

Insiders has given Opposition Leader Peter Dutton a platform to spout lies regarding the Stage 3 ...  
Stage 3 tax cuts: The fight is on

With the Federal Budget only weeks away, time is running out for Labor to make the right decision ...  
Government issues biggest round of Skilled Independent visas in years

The Labor Government has issued its largest number of Skilled Independent visas in years as well ...  
Australia’s wealth increased last year, but mostly for the rich

The Coalition Government’s last year in office saw wealth shift further from the poor to the ...  
Capitalism, the Fourth Great Humility, will consume us all

Unless humanity starts making urgent changes, neoliberalism will have disastrous consequences on ...  
Detecting the cause of America's collapsing economy

The dramatic decline of the once-great U.S. economy has important lessons for Australia and the ...  
Put a price on pollution or we'll keep cooking the planet

Placing a value on the environment through formal well-regulated markets is a better way to effect ...  
Poverty is a persistent crisis

With the cost of living growing, governments need to pull Australia out of its downward spiral of ...  
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