My year 11 Legal Studies teacher pointed out "Ignorance is no Excuse". It stuck in my mind. It made me determined to be as informed, as conscious as possible when I cast my vote.
Follow the money; former Party staffers turned lobbyists like those employed by Mr. Adani to use their political networks to say a massive hole in the ground will reap dividends! Huh?
SOLAR IS FREE! Revise your evidence on fossil fuel reliance and the consequences to the next generation.
Though it is easier with CSIRO Wi-Fi to access articles globally for a Democracy of informed choices if it wasn't for those pesky journalists we wouldn't know Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce had bought a whole lot of scrub land nobody else would buy, we learn the Member for New England may gain well from coal and gas explorations. Well I Never!
- She has no imagination and that means no compassion
- On Margaret Thatcher, 1981
- We are not here in this world to find elegant solutions, pregnant with initiative, or to serve the ways and modes of profitable progress. No, we are here to provide for all those who are weaker and hungrier, more battered and crippled than ourselves. That is our only certain good and great purpose on earth, and if you ask me about those insoluble economic problems that may arise if the top is deprived of their initiative, I would answer 'To hell with them.' The top is greedy and mean and will always find a way to take care of themselves. They always do.
- Speech before the 1983 General Election.
It's a NO BRAINER - EDUCATE, UPDATE, LIFE LONG LEARNING CHAMPIONS
NEO-LIBERALISM "Its anonymity is both a symptom and cause of its power."