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Assange: what I'll do in the Senate

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Julian Assange says he wants to bring liberty back to the centre of Australian politics, using his Senate candidacy to defend free speech.


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Benjamin Huckstepp's comment, September 15, 2013 10:22 PM
hey so basically this article outlines what Julian assange will do if he gets into the australian parliment, he outlines that he looks upto many people therefore will try if sucessful to change things to allow a better and more effective freedom of speech he makes clear that he wants australia to always be independant and free with speech not being an exception
Julia & Eva's curator insight, October 3, 2013 11:22 AM

Julian Assange says, " he will bring liberty back to the center of Australian politics." He also wants to stop the WikiLeaks throughout the country. This article shows the internal government problems in Australia.

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Aussie political battle wearing thin - 3News NZ

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Aussie political battle wearing thin
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Just one day out from the federal election, Tony Abott's conservative coalition looks poised to oust Kevin Rudd's Labor Party.
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Australian Politics Weekly podcast: Half-time in the election campaign - The Guardian

Australian Politics Weekly podcast: Half-time in the election campaign - The Guardian | political involvment | Scoop.it
Australian Politics Weekly podcast: Half-time in the election campaign The Guardian As decision day draws closer Kevin Rudd takes a hit in the polls while Tony Abbott – despite not releasing details of how his government would pay for its spending...
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Carbon tax sank Labor: Kelty

Carbon tax sank Labor: Kelty | political involvment | Scoop.it
Former ACTU secretary blames infighting, carbon tax on election loss. (http://t.co/TQh7yDi3Kc)
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Australian government renews major project status for Galilee thermal coal mine - Platts

Australian government renews major project status for Galilee thermal coal mine Platts Waratah Coal, the proponent of a massive A$8 billion ($7.8 billion) export thermal coal mine in Queensland's Galilee coal field, has had its Major Project...
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Julia Gillard: losing power 'hits you like a fist' - exclusive

Julia Gillard: losing power 'hits you like a fist' - exclusive | political involvment | Scoop.it
Former prime minister reveals grief, pain and regret over losing power, and issues fierce defence of her time in office in article for Guardian Australia ("Losing power hits you like a fist" News story about Gillard's 5k word Guardian essay
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Australian Government report into the advertising and promotion of gambling ... - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Australian Government report into the advertising and promotion of gambling ... - Mondaq News Alerts (registration) | political involvment | Scoop.it
Australian Government report into the advertising and promotion of gambling ...
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Liberals turn on each other over poor results in western Sydney ...

Liberals turn on each other over poor results in western Sydney ... | political involvment | Scoop.it
THE Liberal Party may have won six to eight seats from Labor in NSW but only one of those is in the crucial battleground of Western Sydney, leading to recriminations yesterday over the performance of the NSW Liberal ...
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Liberalism and its discontents – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Liberalism and its discontents – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | political involvment | Scoop.it
The problem with liberal individualism is that it is parasitic upon some preceding form of socialization, which it simultaneously undermines, thereby cutting off the branch it is sitting on.

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Megan and Hillary's curator insight, October 3, 2013 1:35 PM

This article falls into the religion category because its talking about liberalism and its contents. 

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What Australia needs: more political satire | Nick Xenophon ...

What Australia needs: more political satire | Nick Xenophon ... | political involvment | Scoop.it
Nick Xenophon: Australia doesn't have an equivalent of The Daily Show because parliamentary footage cannot be used. My bill will seek to change that – and pollies will have to grow a thicker skin.
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Pressure builds on Kevin Rudd to quit Australian politics - South China Morning Post

Pressure builds on Kevin Rudd to quit Australian politics - South China Morning Post | political involvment | Scoop.it
Blouin News Blogs (blog) Pressure builds on Kevin Rudd to quit Australian politics South China Morning Post Pressure was building yesterday on defeated Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd to quit politics, with senior figures within his Labor...
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SA Liberal leader says Holden is safe - Drive

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SA Liberal leader says Holden is safe
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If Abott pushes the $ back down to 50 cents and make all imports more expensive, then Holden has a slim chance of surviving.
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OECD Study: Aussie carbon tax hurt competitiveness --rather than reducing emissions, sent jobs overseas

OECD Study: Aussie carbon tax hurt competitiveness --rather than reducing emissions, sent jobs overseas | political involvment | Scoop.it
The Autralian reports: OECD research has backed Coalition claims that Australia's pioneering carbon pricing is damaging its competitvieness, with energy-intensive industries shifting offshore to co...
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Julia Gillard pays tribute to Kevin Rudd's 'spirited fight' - The Guardian

Julia Gillard pays tribute to Kevin Rudd's 'spirited fight' - The Guardian | political involvment | Scoop.it
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Julia Gillard has paid tribute to Kevin Rudd – the man who ousted her as prime minister – for a "spirited fight" in the Australian election.
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Yahoo! gives user data to Australian government

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Yahoo! is handing over private and personal information about hundreds of its users to Australian government agents, a new transparency report has revealed. (Yahoo gives user data to Australian government.
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Labour still on course in the marginals – but it’s not over yet - Lord Ashcroft Polls

Crisis for Labour! Ed must go! New Ashcroft poll shows.. Labour lead in Tory marginals up from 9 to 14 points. Oh.
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Viewpoint Editorial - Labor and the Carbon Tax

Viewpoint Host Chris Kenny on how the Labor party will eventually make the right choice to accept Tony Abbott's mandate on abolishing the carbon tax (via @chriskkenny: Labor will have to roll over on carbon tax.
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The Rudd Ministry: Age, Sex, State And Factional Breakdown | AustralianPolitics.com

Tables showing the composition of the Second Rudd Ministry by sex, age, state, parliamentary chamber and faction.
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