Archives for April 2012

We were not born yesterday

Our leaders have been conning the Australian public for years about the realities of international efforts in Afghanistan. The small army of activists, writers, independent journalists, academics, historians and retired diggers and diplomats who for years have been exposing their untruths usually are ignored, dismissed or ridiculed, including by mainstream media. So you’ll have to […]

Julian Assange: fighter for freedom or high tech terrorist?

Politics at the club, Newcastle Panthers, 4 April 2012 Good evening Newcastle. Firstly, I’d like to thank the organisers of this important event for their hard work and for the invitation to speak tonight. Secondly, I’d like to thank each of you for being concerned and for taking the time to hear more about the […]