Annabel Crabb states that our vote is worth every cent of the $2.63 of tax payer monies paid to the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC). How any Australian – after a month in which the US electoral system coughed up Donald J. Trump, the British system coughed up a result which killed a large chunk of its […]
The SKPress Pages Archives 2013-2014. JMO and other various and noted authors throughout. With the following mentions, and few unlisted too… Australian, Current Affairs, Politics, Liberal National party, Australian labor Party, Greens, Tony Abbott, Malcolm Turnbull, Julie Bishop, Bronwyn Bishop.
The SKPress Archives 2013-2014. JMO and other various and noted authors throughout. With the following mentions, and few unlisted too… Australian, Current Affairs, Politics, Liberal National party, Australian labor Party, Greens, Ricky Muir, Clive Palmer, Tony Abbott, Malcolm Turnbull, Kevin Rudd, Julia Gillard, Julie Bishop, Bronwyn Bishop.
By Dr Sousa My name is Dr. Grace Sousa. I’m an Emergency Medicine Specialist in the emergency department at Launceston General Hospital (LGH) in Northern Tasmania. Let me describe what an underfunded emergency department looks like. Every shift, we end up treating people in waiting room chairs, or in the ambulance waiting area on chairs while […]
This is a letter from those people who have sought asylum in Australia and who have been sent to Australian ‘detention (Dictionary meaning: A state of being confined, a punishment)’ centres (detention centre: a large cell where ‘prisoners’ are confined together (in Australia it is called ‘Remand’)) on Manus and Nauru Islands. Detainees (Dictionary meaning: […]
For many on the Disability Support Pension (DSP), to earn or learn is a challenge. Usually to earn is impossible both physically and psychologically. However, many take up the option to participate in online distance education, to gain a university degree from home. The participation in such an activity is beneficial to the student, the […]
The G.S.T. is a Value Added Tax (V.A.T.). It came to Australia in 1999, and in the year 2000 it became enmeshed within the Australian everyday practice of both small business and personal living expenditures. The G.S.T. currently sits at 10% for most goods and services sales that is applied to the end user. With […]
Whistleblowers have rights too Download for sources cited In May 2014, Freya Newman disclosed a secret scholarship awarded in 2011, to the newly elected Australian Prime Minister, Mr. Abbott’s daughter, Frances. On 15th January 2014 the APS whistleblowing scheme was replaced by the Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013 (PID Act). So when does it become […]
Attached to this ‘Ode’, is an article composed by Tony Abbott in 1987.’Why I Left the PriesthoodSeminarian’s years of disillusion‘. It was the ‘cover story’ for The Australian Financial Times. The selected quote can be found on Pp.60, the right side column, about halfway down. The entire article is available for you to download. Now… […]