The current proposed law, supposedly about foreign interference, will restrict media no matter what definitions apply. Just like ASIO where nobody, media especially, may mention anything publically, and even a total cock-up operation is sacrosanct. Australia is becoming the Secret Nation.
NSW police alleged a man arrested over an aircraft bomb plot had a home-made stun gun: it was in reality a BBQ lighter. The man has been acquitted…but you can still find the original police claim all over the internet, uncorrected
The ATT’s Banerji decision of 180418 is plain common sense, and restores one aspect of the rights of public servants to free speech.
Australian sport’s fair go code has teetered downhill since the federal government’s February 2013 ‘Day of Shame’ report over-claimed massive drug use. Cricket proves the nation’s sporting morality continues to decline in keeping with the amoral lead by MPs responsible for the current shameful examples of Manus and Nauru.
Is Scott Austic yet another WA wrongful conviction? 10 years so far, many believe he’s innocent. Watch ‘Sunday NIght’ Ch7 18/3/2018 on catch-up TV.
Now the sea boundary treaty is finalised, Australia owes an apology to Timor Leste, lawyer Collaery and Agent X, whose passport must be returned.
We’ve signed the TPP11 deal, which means we’ve given away sovereignty over our own internal social justice laws. Bad move.