Height of hypocrisy as Australian Foreign Minister calls for ouster of Syrian leader during Australian election campaign

Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, speaking on national radio all the way from Vienna this morning, called for the ouster of a sovereign nation’s leader … while at the same time cranking up the campaigning for her own government’s re-election in the upcoming federal elections on 2 July. Democracy’s fine for some, but not for…

2016 election campaign off to snoozy start as Sensible Bill & Sensible Mal vie for your vote

You just know it’s going to be a long, boring, uninspiring election campaign when the major issues setting each side of the great political divide apart thus far are … wait for it … negative gearing, bracket creep and a crackdown on superannuation contributions for the rich.