Fort Hood: When Political Correctness Kills

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In the past, this writer has repeatedly handled themes related to political correctness. This was done to depict it as an idiocy that survives because so many of us are too foolish or cowardly to defy it. No wonder, the unmasked doubters of PC are ...
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Straight talking on boat people

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John Styles writes When 774 ABC Melbourne’s Jon Faine took a call from “Dave of Woodend” this morning, he got the the kind of straight talking on boat people that many Australians have been waiting to hear from their elected ...
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Protest against Rudd’s soft touch on border protection

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Over forty boats with at least 1,800 people have arrived since August last year as a direct response to Rudd's weakening of Australia's border protection. The alleged “refugees” themselves have said that they were attracted by Rudd's weak stance ...
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Bob Brown won’t tolerate a free and open debate about Muslim immigration

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Mark Henderson writes It seems as if the Australian Greens and their leader Bob Brown are now the arbiters of what we can and can’t debate when it comes to public policy in Australia. Opposition backbench MP and former immigration minister ...
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Jones lumbers Abbott with Rudd’s mess

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Mark Henderson writes, Kevin Rudd turns Australia’s immigration policies and border protection into an absolute shambles and who does the ABC’s Tony Jones demand solve the problem? The Coalition. Liberal frontbencher Tony Abbott was on ...
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Beersheba Day 2009

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INVITATION YOU ARE INVITED TO Beersheba Day 2009 Come and join us to commemorate the 92 anniversary of the famous charge by the Australian Light Horse at The Battle of Beersheba. Celebrate the history altering exploits of these often forgotten ...
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No room for the facts on ABC’s Lateline

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Mark Henderson writes- Two of the biggest criticisms of the ABC and its cohorts in the Canberra press gallery are that they are consumed by group think, and that they will only take up the cudgels on behalf of one side of an argument – the ...
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The asylum seeker issue says a lot about what passes for debate in Rudd’s Australia

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Mark Henderson writes Let me be sure I understand this properly. The flood of boat people from south Asia continues, with yet another vessel carrying 32 people intercepted by the Navy near Christmas Island this morning. That makes it the ...
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BNP: Question time round-up

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Message from BNP chairman Nick Griffin M.E.P - Fellow British Patriot "The man's got guts!" "At last, someone saying exactly what we all feel". "The hand-picked audience in the studio hated what Nick had to say, but we loved it". "I've never ...
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Just who does the National Farmers Federation represent?

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Clearly not farmers, according to a report in The Australian1 under the misleading headling "Farmers reject Nationals on carbon scheme". Apparently the NFF has demanded that the Nationals drop their opposition to carbon emissions trading. Barnaby ...
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