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Will the National and Liberal coalition celebrate its 100 year union?

February is the 100 year anniversary of the Coalition Agreement, a milestone in conservative politics that we should mark. — Read on thenewdaily.com.au/news/2023/02/08/coalition-liberal-national-100-years/ imagine how much fun they could have with one another in a party to celebrate 100th birthday

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QLD coal mine not approved

twitter.com/profterryhughes/status/1623266497035649027 Congrats Tanya knocks back planning for new mine by Clive Palmer.

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Growing Body of Research Suggests Offshore Oil’s Methane Pollution Is Underestimated – DeSmog

Previous efforts to regulate offshore methane emissions stalled, despite role in helicopter crashes. — Read on http://www.desmog.com/2023/02/07/gulf-mexico-offshore-oil-methane-pollution-helicopter-crashes/ “…vented methane gas had been sucked into the engines of helicopters landing on and departing from offshore platforms, causing the engines to fail and the … Continue reading

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COP27 – a focus on action and results – ABC Radio National

Integrity Matters, a report from the COP27 climate conference examines the commitments and actions of non-state entities such as claims from businesses. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/scienceshow/cop27-a-focus-on-action-and-results/101899370 Prof Peter Newman, Curtin Uni, mostly UN report, “Integrity Matters”, RECOMMENDED DOWNLOAD, recognising limits … Continue reading

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Coal porkies – Actual $ into Australian economy what a world of difference

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UN experts demand crackdown on greenwashing of net zero pledges | Cop27 | The Guardian

High level group releases report at Cop27 saying policies should be ‘about cutting emissions, not corners’ — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/nov/08/un-experts-demand-crackdown-on-greenwashing-of-net-zero-pledges-cop27 If Australia hosts a COP, make it conditional of venue in Beetaloo or Burrup.

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The Most Successful Con In American History Laid Bare

When you compare Trump’s cons with the $50 trillion that the GOP has swindled out of the American working class and given to the top 1 percent since 1980, Trump looks like a piker — Read on hartmannreport.com/p/the-most-successful-con-in-american very much … Continue reading

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BP declares £7bn profits while energy bills soar? It’s time to start taxing shareholder payouts

Closing tax loopholes would redirect more of BP and Shell’s bumper profits, says Joseph Evans of the IPPR — Read on amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/nov/01/rishi-sunak-windfall-tax-oil-bp-shell-shareholders BP declares £7bn profits while energy bills soar? It’s time to start taxing shareholder payouts PM Rishi agonises … Continue reading

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Climate Citizen: Victoria sets 75-80% emissions reduction target for 2035, New Renewables Targets VRET of 65% by 2030, 95% by 2035

Climate Citizen: Victoria sets 75-80% emissions reduction target for 2035, New Renewables Targets VRET of 65% by 2030, 95% by 2035 — Read on takvera.blogspot.com/2022/10/victoria-sets-75-80-emissions-reduction.html Huge news…

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Human chain (politics) – Wikipedia

2020 by Bihar, India, which was estimated to include 51.7 million people across 18,000 kilometres — Read on en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_chain_(politics) To wave goodbye to Queen Liz, long queue not long at all compared “2020 by Bihar, India, which was estimated to include … Continue reading

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