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Missiles, Monash and No More War!

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MISSILES A week after the alleged chemical attack in Douma on April 7, the British journalist Robert Fisk walked the streets of this Syrian town in which fundamentalist Jihadists had recently been overpowered by government forces. Fisk interviewed a doctor named Assim Rahaibani who had been in the underground clinic when the “gassing” victims were

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Things you might have missed this week

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Are you ready for Prime Minister Peter Dutton? Last week, Fairfax political editor Peter Hartcher wrote that “Quietly, the Liberals’ expectation now is that Turnbull will not be leading them to the next election”. Hartcher is a mover-shaker in Canberra, and he also opined that while Julie Bishop had the numbers to replace Turnbull, Peter

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How do we do deal with problems like Donald Trump (and Michelle Guthrie)?

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  “I have switched off radio ABC local and RN entirely,” posted my friend Jen Jewel Brown yesterday. “Poetica, Hindsight, The Book Show, Bush Telegraph—fine, fascinating radio programs run over by the Guthrie machine. The obsession with dumping everything off iview after two weeks.…Our amazing public broadcaster is racing towards the cliff of irrelevance. Elders

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