AUSTRALIA DAY – IS IT REALLY TIME FOR CELEBRATION ?

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AUSTRALIA DAY – TIME FOR CELEBRATION OR MOURNING?  These are difficult days.   With a mainstream media dedicated to excluding critical environmental issues, an increasing domination of regional newspapers by Murdoch, Australians are subjected to a barrage of what can … Continue reading

SIXTH EXTINCTION IS HAPPENING NOW.

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SIXTH EXTINCTION OF PLANET EARTH IS HAPPENING WITH ACCELERATING SPEED. If you do nothing else this weekend, please go to: http://edition.cnn.com/specials/world/vanishing-earths-mass-extinction and watch the extraordinary program that CNN has put together.   Scientists from some of the most prestigious universities in … Continue reading

REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN ARE RAPIDLY DESTROYING REEF’S FUTURE

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REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN – A SHOCKING INDICTMENT OF THE STATE OF POLITICS   Saturday’s Australian carries a front page headline.   “ Activists distorting data on Reef” quoting Russell Reichelt, Chair of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA’S ENVIRONMENT MUST BE AN ELECTION ISSUE

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  AUSTRALIA’S ENVIROMENT MUST BE AN ELECTION ISSUE.   The Australian Greens should rename the party.   For many environmental groups and in particular grass roots community organisations who are the front line for so many campaigns, there’s no argument. The … Continue reading