Archive for 'Peter Garrett'
Burn in the fires of the market you lit Minister Garrett.
Peter Garrett is the man who left his principles at the door in joining the Labor Party and accepting a safe seat. He is now Minister for the Environment, Heritage and the Arts in the Rudd Labor Government. The Labor Party is the destroyer of dreams, as Garrett’s journey from idealist to ‘pragmatist’ shows. Joining [...]
Anna Bligh is a classic example of the futility of joining the ALP to change the world. A major Brisbane hospital has now banned abortions because of the lack of clarity in the criminal laws, the laws Bligh said yesterday she would not change. The ALP host has taken over the leftist parasite. I have a [...]
Peter Garrett’s decision to approve more uranium mining shows the futility of joining the Labor Party to change the world. The party changes you.
Posted by Bill, July 18th, 2009 - under Australian Workers Union, BLF, Big business, CFMEU, Cap and trade, Capitalism, Climate change, Emissions Trading Scheme, Environment, Global Warming, Green bans, Green energy, Green jobs, Nuclear power, Peter Garrett, Uranium mining.
Union green bans on environmentally suspect developments show the potential the working class has to create a green future and green jobs.
Garrett became a Labor MP and then a Minister to make a difference. The only difference I can see is that the host has taken over the parasite.
Peter Garrett, ban climbing on Uluru, and do it now. Empower aboriginal people. Return Australia, their land, to them. Don’t reinforce the genocide and dispossession that Australian society is built on.
Posted by John, March 13th, 2009 - under ALP, Aborigines, Afghanistan, Australian politics, Big business, Bush, CPRS, Capitalism, Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme, Climate change, Emissions Trading Scheme, Fighting back, Global Warming, Greenhouse gases, Howard, Jobs, Labor Party, Living standards, Midnight Oil, Mining, Musings, Peter Garrett, Pine Gap, Racism, Reformism, Resistance, Social Democracy, unemployment.
Ive used the lyrics from some of Midnight Oil’s songs to measure the worth of the Rudd Government. Peter Garrett is (or technically was) the Oils’ lead singer. They have re-formed briefly for some bushfire relief concerts this weekend. Garrett’s day job is as the Minister for Environment, Heritage and the Arts in Rudd’s Labor Government. Here are some [...]