Richard FarmerOct 23, 20136 Comments
The Coalition is getting a taste of its own medicine as Labor MPs consider Joe Hockey's attempt to raise the borrowing limit. Plus other political snippets noted along the way.
Richard FarmerOct 22, 2013
Uruguay has a novel approach to drugs, and no one wants to do anything about climate change. Plus other political snippets noted along the way.
Richard FarmerOct 21, 20135 Comments
In a country with a long history of bushfires it takes more that a statement by a politician to convince most people that a weather event is definitely part of a climate one.
Richard FarmerOct 18, 20138 Comments
Just a little reminder of the nonsense Joe Hockey spouted about Australia's government debt when he was in opposition.
Richard FarmerOct 17, 20133 Comments
What a spineless lot of Labor ministers Nicola Roxon exposed us to. Fancy a group of adults, tough enough to become politicians, being cowered into silent inaction by one man.
Richard FarmerOct 16, 20133 Comments
There is no respite from the bad news for NSW Labor. The stench from the party's trade union connections continues ...
Richard FarmerOct 14, 20131 Comment
The reality behind the rhetoric to get rid of the mining tax is now becoming apparent -- state governments still get the money.
Richard FarmerOct 14, 20132 Comments
As the Australian government plans the retreat from pricing carbon, a new OECD report argues credible and consistent carbon pricing must be the cornerstone of government actions to tackle climate change.
Richard FarmerOct 11, 20132 Comments
Should climate change deniers be given equal space in opinion pages for their views? Not in the Los Angeles Times, it would seem.