Archive for August 29th, 2009
St George Illawarra have saved me from September angst by giving it to me now.
Driving back to Wollongong from Sydney today the sign said it all. Fires around Burrill Lake meant the Princes Highway was closed near there. ABC Illawarra radio has been interrupting the football with updates on the fire. Some residents are reporting they can see flames nearby. The advice was that if you could see flames [...]
The ACT minority Labor Government is about to reject a Greens motion to legalise same sex marriage. They are going to vote against their own policy – a policy they took to the last election – because they don’t want to upset Kevin Rudd and the other reactionaries. CPSU affiliation to Canberra Labor has proved [...]
“We have got the dictatorship of the proletariat! … I rub my hands and chuckle with glee. May the day soon come when the proletariat of Western Europe does the same.” Morgan Philips Price, a Manchester Guardian journalist stationed in Russia in 1917, wrote these words to his wife. He didn’t have to wait long. [...]