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McQueen on Whitlam; Pilger on Kerr/CIA dismissal 205 update on dismissal at the end. 1. A Whitlam trifecta By Humphrey McQueen The passing of Edward Gough Whitlam signifies more than the death of one man. Whitlam is the only Labor prime minister whose name became an –ism, an endowment which continues to evoke veneration and […]

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Timor Leste battles Australian corporate and political elite

Timor Leste battles Australian corporate and political elite

I have been following with interest the ‘Australia spies on Timor Leste for the oil’ stories. See my earlier posts on Timor Leste. Update: Timor Leste v Australia so far by By Clinton Fernandes read here http://rightnow.org.au/writing-cat/article/cutting-the-gordion-knot-solving-the-east-timor-v-australia-dispute/ Marian Wilkinson 4 Corners http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/four-corners I attended the Meeting in Melbourne 6:30pm Thursday 23 January 2014 at Victoria […]

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Vale Brian T Manning – celebration update

In Darwin, the memorial service and celebration of Brian T. Manning’s life was on Wed 13th Nov hosted by the MUA at Stokes Hill Wharf at 3pm followed by a wake at the Railway Club in Parap, with The Hot n’ Cold Big Band. From Brian Manning jnr ‘In lieu of flowers please consider a […]

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