Archive for February 22nd, 2009
$50,000 fines for postering. That’s what Labor’s A.C.T. Chief Minister and civil libertarian Jon Stanhope is proposing in a new Bill. The Bill is an attack on free speech. The $50,000 would be for companies. If Stanhope gets his way, the fine will be $10,000 for individuals. Police and rangers would have the power to issue [...]
A volunteer firefighter is called out. She helps set up protection lines which save a workplace in her employer’s group. The employer refuses to pay her for her absence from work that day firefighting. A boss is a boss is a boss. Her union is fighting for her.
This is from a recent press release by the US Westboro Baptist Church thanking their god for the bush fires and praying for more deaths. GOD HATES AUSTRALIA. THANK GOD FOR KILLER FIRES & FLOODS, 100+DEAD; PRAY FOR MANY MORE; AS WE WARNED. They supposedly plan to demonstrate outside the mourning services today for those [...]