Friday, September 2nd
The Australian and the shameless actions of News Ltd "The Australian has turned itself into a player in national politics without there being any means by which its actions can be held to account. There seems to be only one possible solution to the threat to democracy posed by The Australian."
Australia's patrons of climate change action "It might seem like a diverse range of groups are all concluding independently that Gillard's carbon price equals clean energy future, but they're largely funded through two wealthy farmers: Robert Purves and Mark Wootton."
Political repression 2.0 "Agents of the Stasi could only have dreamed of the sophisticated electronic equipment that powered Col. Qaddafi's extensive spying apparatus, uncovered earlier this week. What is even more surprising is where Qaddafi got his spying gear."
The God Clause and the reinsurance industry "Reinsurers make their living thinking about the things that almost never happen and are devastating when they do. Lloyd's, the London-based company that invented the modern profession of insurance, publishes a yearly list of 'Realistic Disaster Scenarios.'"
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