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Australian economy has burst, worst yet to come

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Curve Watchers Anonymous has its eye on the Australian dollar. As expected, it has taken a big dive in conjunction with a housing bust and a slowdown in China that impacts the demand for commodities. The only thing surprising to me about this plunge is how long it took, but …

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Bitcoin inventor revealed as Australian Craig Wright

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Australian businessman Craig Wright has revealed he is the man behind the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, ending years of speculation. Bitcoin’s code was released in 2009 under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, and the true identity of Nakamoto was increasingly hard-sought as the virtual currency gained traction. Bitcoin was the top performing currency last year, …

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Australian comedian drops truth live on air

Australian comedian Adam Hills

A rant made by Australian comedian Adam Hills is being described as one of the most controversial but important things ever said on television. The Aussie host of The Last Leg was joined by Stephen Merchant, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker when he began discussing poverty in the UK and pedophilia by our politicians. It’s …

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Australian govt planning to destroy the Great Barrier Reef

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Who could forget, back in 2009, the launch of the “Best Job in the World”? The campaign by Tourism Queensland generated global interest in the Sunshine State and the role of park ranger and “caretaker” of Hamilton Island in the Great Barrier Reef. Ben Southall was the inaugural winner, a Brit …

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Australia doomed: debt ceiling raised $200b, central bank given $8.8b

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The Federal Government has given the Reserve Bank of Australia a $8.8 billion one-off grant to help it manage future economic crises. The money will be added to a fund used to offset the central bank’s exposure to risky financial assets. Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey says Australia’s economy continues to …

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Australian politicians demand inquiry into illegal Iraq invasion

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Former PM and defence chiefs call for independent investigation into Australia’s role in lead-up to the war. Leading Australian politicians and former defence chiefs are demanding an independent investigation, along the lines of the Chilcot inquiry in Britain, into their country’s role in the invasion of Iraq. They say an independent …

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US, UK and Australia to reject Palestinian bid for statehood at UN

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Palestinian sources say that the US, UK, and Australia have each indicated that they would reject a Palestinian-proposed UN Security Council resolution setting a timetable for ending Israel’s administration of the West Bank and establishing an independent Palestinian state on the pre-1967 armistice lines. Haaretz reports that members of Palestinian Authority President …

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World’s first bionic eye gifts blind woman eyesight

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For the first time ever, scientists have given a previously blind woman sight by way of a bionic eye. The Australian-designed implant, which resembles the model worn by Arnie in The Terminator, is likely to transform the lives of millions worldwide. Dianne Ashworth, who is suffering from the incurable condition …

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Australia’s sub-prime scandal finally breaks wide open

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A WA mortgage broker who got rich by “fudging figures” has blown the whistle on the banks that conspired in Australia’s own sub-prime mortgage scandal. In 2007 Kate Thompson was WA mortgage broker of the year. Now she is facing fraud charges. It is alleged Mortgage Miracles, in Canning Vale …

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Proof smart meters are being used to spy on us

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If you have ever wondered if your smart meter is being used to spy on you, well now there is proof that governments and private organisations are using data collected from smart meters to spy on you. Information about power usage, which can be used to identify when a home is …

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‘If trade stops, war starts,’ warns Alibaba founder Jack Ma

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Retreat from globalization will only result in trouble, warned China’s second richest man Jack Ma during a visit to Australia. “Everybody is concerned about trade wars. If trade stops, war starts,” he said in Melbourne, where the e-commerce giant Alibaba opened its Australia and New Zealand headquarters. “But worry doesn’t …

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Why is DMT and ayahuasca illegal?

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DMT is not illegal because of any scientific research which states that it is dangerous, or because there have been committees which have investigated its effects. DMT is illegal because of a United Nations Convention on Psychotropic Drugs in 1971, that all countries signed except East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, …

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Imminent terror attack on London?

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Would the 2012 London Olympic Games experience another 9/11? How could a mock terrorist attacks fill pockets of British Zionist lobby? What do you know about Australia’s richest man and influenced bussiness man in London? Frank Lowy is one of the Zionist capitalists, who you may have heard less about. …

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Children born to parents who eat GM wheat may die before age five, warn scientists

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Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) has developed a novel variety of genetically-modified (GM) wheat that contains an altered protein and enzyme-suppressing mechanism that some scientists are now saying could cause serious problems for the human liver. A recent report compiled by several acclaimed experts in the field of genetics …

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