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If you want to keep a blog that makes the arguments every day against the ravages of capitalism going and keeps alive the flame of democracy and community, make a donation to help cover my costs. And of course keep reading the blog. To donate click here. Keep socialist blog En Passant going. More... (4)

Sprouting sh*t for almost nothing
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My interview Razor Sharp 18 February
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp on Tuesday 18 February. (0)

My interview Razor Sharp 11 February 2014
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp this morning. The Royal Commission, car industry and age of entitlement get a lot of the coverage. (0)

Razor Sharp 4 February 2014
Me on 4 February 2014 on Razor Sharp with Sharon Firebrace. (0)

Time for a House Un-Australian Activities Committee?
Tony Abbott thinks the Australian Broadcasting Corporation is Un-Australian. I am looking forward to his government setting up the House Un-Australian Activities Committee. (1)

Make Gina Rinehart work for her dole

Sick kids and paying upfront


Save Medicare

Demonstrate in defence of Medicare at Sydney Town Hall 1 pm Saturday 4 January (0)

Me on Razor Sharp this morning
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace this morning for Razor Sharp. It happens every Tuesday. (0)



Archive for 'Natural disasters'

Disasters natural and not so natural

The destruction that natural disasters unleash is magnified by rotten anti-democratic planning and the manic drive for profit that is the system we live in. Isn’t it time we turned society right way up?


Bushfires – bosses will be bosses

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.

Troops home to re-build

Bring Australian troops home from Afghanistan and Iraq to help re-build the towns the fires have destroyed.

Of floods and fires – first thoughts

Victoria is ablaze, with 173 dead and over seven hundred and fifty homes destroyed. Some towns no longer exist. 30 fires are still burning in the state. The number of dead will rise as police gain access to remote towns. They estimate there could be many more. Fires are also burning in Tasmania, Western Australia, […]