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Beware Australia’s real ‘illegals’

8 Nov

http://bit.ly/17QYaGP The Advertiser, 8 November 2013 PICTURE this scenario at an Australian international airport arrivals terminal: “ Excuse me, sir. We are the Federal Police. You are under arrest.” “Are you serious? What for?” “Participating in illegal military activities while in Syria.” “I was on a humanitarian mission!” “You will need to prove it.” But […]

Prisoner X exposes double standards

11 Mar

http://bit.ly/132TaN7 ON LINE opinion – Australia’s e-journal of social and political debate Posted Wednesday, 20 February 2013 Prisoner X exposes double standards Imagine if Prisoner X was an Australian dual citizen who was recruited and incarcerated by the Syrian Mukhabarat rather than the Israeli Mossad. Would our Zionist leaders remain silent as they are now, […]

Shootings spike needs a face off

15 Feb

http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/print.asp?article=14674 ON LINE opinion – Australia’s e-journal of social and political debate Shootings spike needs a face-off By Joseph Wakim Posted Tuesday, 12 February 2013 Our current political debate about shootings has taken aim at the supply chain, but we should be disarming the demand. The new federal offence of ‘aggravated trafficking’ would prosecute anyone […]

Syrians deserve a third way

21 Dec

http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=14500 http://bit.ly/YqHou9 Published in ON LINE opinion Australia’s e-journal of social and political debate Syrians deserve a third way Posted Friday, 21 December 2012 ‘All we are saying is give peace a chance’ was the theme of the anti Vietnam war movement in 1969, thanks to the guiding star of John Lennon. And it may […]

Christmas Recipe for Human Culture

20 Dec

http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=14493&page=0 http://bit.ly/VR7waZ ON LINE opinion – Australia’s e-journal of social and political debate Christmas recipe for human culture Posted Thursday, 20 December 2012 As families prepare to congregate around the Christ child, the carols, the churches, the Christmas trees, and the Santa Claus, there is one other C word that cements them all together: culture. […]

Turn the T-Way into a Truck Way

30 Mar

Turn the T-Way into a Truck Way http://www.tandlnews.com.au/2012/03/29/article/Turn-the-T-Way-into-Truck-Way/WMCUXLBKVM.html While Sydney’s monorail will be replaced by light rail, it is time to review another mode of transport. As a manager of a national road freight company, and a parent who carpools children to school, my thoughts on traffic collide at a dangerous intersection. On one hand, […]