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Abbott’s language gaffes likened to Sarah Palin

Dear Tony Abbott I read in the news yesterday, that you’ve made another language gaffe. While your social blunders and misuse of words are not a new thing, likening the word conservationist to yourself, has me more concerned than the language gaffes which have you compared to Sarah Palin. It is not the first time you have tried … Continue reading Abbott’s language gaffes likened to Sarah Palin

Steve King Proves, Unconvincingly, That America Is A Christian Nation

Steve King represents Iowa’s 4th congressional district and has been serving in the congress since 2003.  It is not only his belief that America is a Christian nation, but he also believes he can prove it with an asinine anecdote. Basic Morality 101 The art of recognition of one’s misdeeds, reporting them and apologizing, and … Continue reading Steve King Proves, Unconvincingly, That America Is A Christian Nation

Voting this Year in Australia? Make Your Vote Count.

Voting for Federal elections in Australia are tentatively to be held on Saturday, 14 September 2013. The election announcement made by Prime Minister Julia Gillard, came at the end of January. Though not yet official, the election must occur before 30 November 2013. Every three years in Australia voters head to the polls to elect a new federal government. If … Continue reading Voting this Year in Australia? Make Your Vote Count.

Environment Committee Voted on by China

At the conclusion of the new government handover in China, smog once again descended upon the capital of China, Beijing, formerly known as Peking.  Severe pollution has been a growing environment concern in China. It is not uncommon to find Chinese citizens wearing face masks as they travel to and from work. The face masks are … Continue reading Environment Committee Voted on by China

Carbon Tax Adding Profits to Coal Energy Companies?

Carbon Tax is a real thing in Australia.  Carbon Tax was introduced by the current labor government under the Prime Minister Julie Gillard in 2012. It hits every business and every one individually with increased prices where carbon emissions or waste is being taxed. An independent report by Environment Victoria alleges that brown coal energy … Continue reading Carbon Tax Adding Profits to Coal Energy Companies?