Liberty loses in the Budget

Cartoon with thanks to John Ditchburn, InkcinctCivil liberties and human rights lost out in Budget 2013. Not only did they lose to the police, security-like agencies and the spooks by not receiving funds, but some civil justice and human rights areas we…

More of the same is not improvement

When WA Police plan to repeat the same measures that led to the alarming rise in the road toll this year , and threaten drivers with draconian speed camera installations, it’s hardly a recipe for cutting deaths on our roads. Police should find a different, better approach to help cut deaths, Rex Widerstrom says.Read media release » …