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Michael Smith
Sydney, NSW
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DFAT was due to respond to me by cob yesterday, 16 July. There's been nothing. Just crickets and tumbleweeds. Here's their 19 June 2018 email acknowledging my application and setting out the timeline for their response. Some of my articles on this matter are in the links at the tail... Continue reading
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I joined the Army with John in 1978 and have been in constant contact with him since - he's a great soldier, a patriot and not at all political. John has been tireless in outing imposters - the last thing he'd do is downplay the misuse of honours or awards. Continue reading
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This is Bill Browder. "Vladimir Putin is effectively a war criminal - this is a guy who should be contained, not engaged" - watch the full interview with 'Putin's number one enemy' @Billbrowder tonight on The World's special coverage of the Donald Trump/Vladimir Putin Summit. @bevvo14 #ABCTheWorld pic.twitter.com/7HoeMkS1y8 — ABC... Continue reading
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15 July 2018 Dear Ms Guthrie I’m writing about the conduct of RN Breakfast’s weekly commentator, Paul Bongiorno. Mr Bongiorno is a regular contributor to ABC Radio National on the RN Breakfast program and promoted by the ABC as key talent on ABC’s website: www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/breakfast/politics/9147810 On 8 July 2018, in... Continue reading
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This man is disgraceful - how can a great country like Australia have a grub like Morrison as its person of the year? Please take a moment to watch this excellent report from Channel 7's Today Tonight program. The National Australia Day Council is responsible for the Australian of the... Continue reading
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Here's their logo: Apparently it's the Sudanese way to gang up when you want to have a go at someone. Here's the video - thanks to Seeker of Truth for the tip! Continue reading
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That's Sky News (possibly former) sports guy Greg Thomson proving the wisdom of the Confucian saying "If you drink and mike you're a bloody idiot". Mr Thomson must have tied a ripper on - he was hosting a lunchtime event. The unfortunate organisation on whose behalf Thomson was MCing was... Continue reading
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From The Australian And here is the tally of crimes committed - according to Melbourne's leading South Sudanese figure - by the media and the owners of trashed houses. Continue reading
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People are awesome. ....that's why we should never give up. Continue reading
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Mon dieu! 🤦‍♀️#BastilleDay went off with a bang - for these police motorcyclistshttps://t.co/jh88YrDQA4 #14juillet pic.twitter.com/X3NjItolZL — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) July 14, 2018 Continue reading
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Two Australian mates of mine with interests in Malaysia - one ex-copper and one ex-SASR - were discussing this earlier today online. I think their comments are spot on. Still keeping in the dark ages mate. They’ll never be a first world country until they break free of this garbage.... Continue reading
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From Malaysia's Sun Daily. http://www.thesundaily.my/node/563121 'Govt powerless to nullify child marriage as it is valid under Islamic laws' Posted on 10 July 2018 - 05:36pm Last updated on 10 July 2018 - 11:04pm Adrian Phung newsdesk@thesundaily.com Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail speaks during a press... Continue reading
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Ms Stormy was defamed by President Trump how? BTW the charges were dropped a few hours ago - but don't let that get in the way of enjoying Ben Shapiro's deadpan! Continue reading
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I hope these data are correct. There's usually a difference between departments like the ABS and the immigration department on the actuals. Let's see how the data sets reconcile. Continue reading
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“If members’ contributions between 1997 and 2016 had been invested in a passively managed fund with typical expenses and allocations, they would now be valued between $700bn and $800bn larger,” University of NSW economist Nicholas Morris said. The total pool of superannuation assets, $2.6 trillion in March, would now be... Continue reading
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From The Daily Telegraph Sam Dastyari should return to politics, says NSW Labor general secretary Kaila Murnain Kylar Loussikian, The Daily Telegraph July 12, 2018 NSW Labor powerbroker Kaila Murnain has begged disgraced former senator Sam Dastyari to return to the political frontline. Mr Dastyari was once seen as a... Continue reading
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