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'Spirit of Tasmania owners sued over the deaths of 16 polo ponies amid claim they died on board'

Capitalist globalisation and nationalism: when race and the ethnicity of money debases debate

Is Low Police Numbers in Rural Tassie Areas The Norm?

NATION: You've got to hand it to Morrison before he takes all credit for himself

Continuous land clearing ...

The bitter harvest for Federal Tasmanian Liberals continues, 2 years on: The Turnbull legacy

REVIEW: The Power of Hope

'Tasmanian Liberal renegade Sue Hickey's blast for Abetz, Duniam, Bushby over Turnbull 'sabotage''

'Hello Rupert, bye-bye Malcolm'

'The Saturday Briefing ... ‘We know where the bodies are buried’'


'Government shuts down parliament amid leadership crisis – politics live'

'Malcolm Turnbull survives Peter Dutton leadership challenge – for now'

'Quentin Beresford in conversation with Bob Brown ...'

'Redneck Liberals Open National Parks and World Heritage Area for Hunting'

Tourism Tasmania goes to war?

'Premier misled public over Martine Haley scandal'

More than just engineering, science and money ...

NATION: Dutton circles Turnbull sensing blood in the water

The sad story of St James, Montagu Bay ...

‘I am not a Woman’ - Transsexuals and Transgender Women Speak Out

'Mount Wellington cable car backers vow to push on after Council land setback'

'Prof Robert Jensen: 'There Clearly Is No Decent Human Future Possible in Capitalism''

We were warned about climate change in 1912 ...

Smoke and mirror madness ... Forestry burns legal, yet backyard BBQs could be censured

'The National Picture: overwhelming reminder of wilful gaps in Australia's history'

Reverse Alchemy ... STT turns forest gold into more chips and debt

Reviewed! Eroding the Edges of Nature

Did you know ... ?

'Norfolk Bay Salmon Farm Shock Galvanises Locals'

Government a joke after gag attempt ...

Pope Francisyphus

Jobs for the boyzzzzzzzzzz ... ?

Anna Reynolds, Independent for Mayor ... not Green ... ?

Letter to Eric Abetz on UTAS properties ...

Is NZ No Longer a Trout Fisher's Paradise?

The sounds of the Silent Majority ...

Sign a Petition: John Hawkins starts a petition ...

The cable car ...

The Cable Car (2)

Reefgate or reefport?

'Get glyphosate off our globe'

'Woodchip fan-girl gets real'

Gingivitis – Boiling the Gum in Tasmania

Women call for review to sex discrimination laws

Geelong Star & Basslink ...

NATION: Turnbull’s leadership a sham. Seeks to evade GBRF scandal, climate change with NEG

'Future of the East Coast'

'Swift parrot the loser with Tassal’s east coast gill disease dam ...'

The cable car ...

Kunanyi ... Little Signposts ...

'Adding insult to injury, Howlett personally assured me that she wouldn’t run in Prosser ... '

‘Ecotourism’ ... the new greenwash term

'Michael Ferguson referred to police'

Van Badham ... Desperate to be relevant ... ?

'Shining a light on State Election mischief ...'

A business-as-usual approach to climate change

'The British Heat Wave and Aerial Archeology'

Australia’s renewable energy ... We have a long way to go!

NZ Conservation Department Killing and Starving Kiwi Icon Bird

A culture is no better than its woods - WH Auden

'Victorian Premier advised to ignore Crown licence renewal'

Silencing and Censorship in the Trans Rights debate

'The world is being undone before us. If we do not reimagine Australia, we will be undone too'

'Cable car protest outside tip to protest cable car at 4.15pm today (Sat)'

Silencing and Censorship in the Trans Rights debate

Tasmanian devil cancer: human intervention the likely cause ... ?

Ten Questions for Brendan Nelson

The light-lipped Brendan Nelson ...

China’s military take climate-change offensive

'It’s Time for Light Rail ...'

Dear Sally McManus and loyal comrades ...

Coincidence ... or nepotism ... ?

First Day ... August

'New science confirms logging regulations and environment laws failing to protect swift parrot'

On a break from Sydney ...

NATION: Not so super Saturday for Mal ... but silencing of dissent a winner

'GUILTY: Coroner's findings damn offshore detention'

I didn't want to write this, but the courage to listen to different ideas is vanishing

NATION: Cleansweep ...

'PM and Opposition Leader make last ditch bids to win over Braddon voters'

'The Great Train Robbery ...'

'Was Geelong Star the cause of the Basslink failure ... ?'

'Paul Keating unleashes vitriolic attack on Nine’s takeover of Fairfax'

'Packed meeting gives thumbs down to Dover woodchip facility'

The biosecurity threat of Southwood ...

Iceland – lessons for Tasmanians ...

TasWater: Looking Through A Lens Of Lead ...

'Craig Garland is just an honest, fair-dinkum bloke ... '

Dear Senator Abetz ...

'New Laws Will Allow the Use of Military to Break Protests'

NATION: Look out! Bill's behind you

Geelong Star ... and Basslink ...

Progressives are their own worst enemies ...

Mr Docking ...

'All Tasmanians deserve to feel safe'

The Senate Register of Interests, 83 Davey Street, Hobart and Senator Abetz ...

2017: Blast from the past

'Behrouz Boochani #5YearsTooMany on Manus Island'

Rosny Hill: Symptom of a broken system ...

8th Hobart Oration - Justice for the Next Generation, Julian Burnside and Behrouz Boochani

'Walls of Jerusalem face threat of Biblical Proportions'

EXCLUSIVE: Why would Catholic Church put “a man like that” in role, his accuser wants to

UTAS properties in the city ...

Tasmania, the GST and Peter Pan economics

'Loggers ask Federal Government for more millions – Conservationists outraged'

Tourism and debates we are not supposed to have ...

Poker machines – a time for change?

NATION: Who is the real baby, Trump or Turnbull?

Murder and Mayhem ...

'Lack of public information on polo pony deaths after Tasmanian event worries vet, horse breeder'

'BirdLife Tasmania welcomes DPP’s appeal of penguin killer’s sentence'

The Inconvenient Truth: Geelong Star and Basslink

'McKinsey's catastrophic part in the CBA – Bankwest takedown'

Why Co-operatives ... ?

Environmental damage at Chauncy Vale

Mr Trump visits Europe ...

Max Atkinson ... And the Importance of Values ...

Lest we Forget ... Battle of Hamel, 4 July 1918

'Patients spent up to six days waiting in Royal Hobart Hospital ED for psych bed, stats show'

Addressing demand in prostitution, which political party has the courage to do it right in Australia

The missing argument ...

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

NATION: Abbott's insurrection fails but Turnbull undermines a just and fair society

At What Date Do You Wish to See A Dystopian World, Or Your Children or Grandchildren Dead?

'Woodchip proposal in southern Tasmanian raises questions over truck routes, forestry deals ...'

Exporting renewable energy … An ethical commodity

Forestry deals, trucks every 5 minutes ... the questions keep coming ...

Fact check: Will removing poker machines from Tasmanian pubs and clubs cost thousands of jobs?

An Open Letter to Cassy O'Connor, Rosalie Woodruff and Greens Party members ...

'Archbishop accused of free speech hypocrisy after priest silenced on marriage ... '

Where does a police state start ... ?

Response to David Gee's Statement to the Parliamentary Inquiry into 'Religious Free Speech'

GST top-up to cost $80 billion ...

A critique of Noel Pearson's agenda and everything

'Mt Wellington Cable Car company should abandon its doomed project'

'Archbishop Philip Wilson to lodge appeal against conviction'

The short-term thinking ...

The Bridgewater Jerry in Sydney

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

Complaint Withdrawn, But The Emperor is Still Naked ...

NATION: Turnbull's Kill Bill drama can't hide his failure to sell his NEG to his own backbench

How safe is our GST?

FORUM: Why is Australia silent on Erdoğan’s crimes against the Kurdish people?

'KeepCup and Sea Shepherd partner to protect and preserve'

'A statement regarding request to AFP to investigate Witness K/Collaery leak'

'Live animal export corruption'

Respect The Earth ... Tarkine Heritage under Siege!

Sign a petition to prevent $40m of rail track being torn up ...

Low wages – and how the government keeps them there

A letter to the Attorney-General, Elise Archer

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

'Senate report provides national blueprint to solve recycling crisis ...'

'State government is keeping solar owners in the dark'

Dark Mofo and tourists ...

'Iconic brand moves to protect iconic mountain ... Brown'

'Rank bank Fin soup! Fake news at the Australian Financial Review'

NATION: Aspirational? Don't try to take us all for a ride, Mr Turnbull

All about Tassie's endemic birds

Climate catastrophe ...

'Brown condemns political violence'

Mercury Talking Point: 'Questions on election transparency a matter of democracy'

Long Live our gracious Aunty ...

A Tourism Apocalypse

Damn, dash, bother ... !

Trump pisses on the Statue of Liberty ...

'I'm nearly 100, I saw 1945 refugee crisis firsthand. I need people to listen to my warning. Vid'

'Cable car proponents threaten legal action over protest website'

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

'Looming Disaster for Norfolk Island'

'Poker machine fine for Canberra Raiders wiped ...'

NATION: Can Trump's farcical Singapore Summit alert us to dangers we face in our own democracy ... ?

Trump's ultimate triumph?

'Ending the Nation's shame ...'

Want to get filthy rich: Exploiting the Earth’s resources is the surest way ...

Read a list of the Libs' re-election bribes ...

'Democracy dies in darkness'

'Ombudsman agrees to new Centrelink investigation'

Loaves and Fishes ...

The human footprint ... It’s bad on all accounts ...

Green Policy ...

'Commonwealth Department Intervention "calamitous" for Island: Claim'

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

'Challenge to Premier Hodgman over Crown land reserves'

Tasmanian Budget 2018: Winners and losers

'Liberals’ silly complaint ...'

Barnaby ...

Abbott’s desire for a 90d tilt to the right stumbles along

NATION: Nothing but blue ties? Or academic and democratic freedoms ... ?

The 1950s, Tripe and the Iceman Cometh ...

An energy policy for Tasmania and all the things that should matter ...

Letter on Climate Change ...

Noel Pearson stories from the heart of Australia

'Hodgman Liberals Biggest Threat to Tasmania on World Environment Day'

Neville-Smith treating residents like mushrooms

A beautiful tribute: EDITORIAL: Barry Everingham's final deadline. Video is priceless ...

'RTI documents reveal Threatened Species advice not passed to Wellington Park Management Trust'

Supreme Court of Tasmania: Comments on passing sentence ...

French Bulldogs, Faberge and the Romanov Family

Vedanta Resources: What next in Tasmania?

Kevin Andrews' War on Love

NATION: Effing get over it: the Turnbull government's new anthem ...

Why we don’t need the Adani lemon ... !

Right to Information ...

Is Space the new Green?

Bombshell revelations about Cable Car Company and Tourism Tasmania ...

Cable Car: Back to the Future ...

Tourism Tas boss joins secret Cable Car lobby group

Tarkine on the wing ... First Day ....

'nipaluna debate exposes takayna tracks double standards on reconciliation'

A century after ... we remember his excellence

Is the Methane time bomb about to be released?

'Archer Must Explain Decision not to Exit Macquarie Harbour'

'350 year-old celery-top pine logged in Tarkine ...

Has Tasmania’s Parks & Wildlife Service lost the plot big time?

Mammon’s rules lead our churches astray ...

Telstra ... the company Australians love to hate ...

NATION: Hastie goes over the top while Hanson spills the beans ...

Fifty years of Astral Weeks ...

A quick fix to your 15 Minutes of Fame?

Cable car: Richard Flanagan's speech in full ...

'Hobart nosedives to Australia’s least affordable capital to rent ...'

NATION: Does the Coalition have a woman problem or just a problem with humanity?

'Bob Brown backs Malaysian inquiry into Abetz-backed Sarawak logging'

The Twelfth Commandment …

'Logging burns conceal industrial pollution in the name of ‘community safety’

The Economist appraises latest progressivista stupidity from the Left’s useless idiots ...

'Majority Oppose Cable Car in Denison ...'

Electric vehicles will soon rule the neo-chariot world

Launched! Tom McHugo's Gallery ...

Abetz now has the impudence to chastise Justine Keay ...

'State loses $188 million GST ...

Oh god! Too Many Trucks ...

'McCarthy review a dud ... live export ban the only option'

'Top secret surveillance shows fisherman Joe Pirrello was the common link in drug syndicate'

Letter to Will Hodgman: Is democracy dead in Tasmania ... ?

Budget 2018: A frontal assault on a fair go for all Australians ...

'Record rain, flash flooding inundate CBD and parts of southern Tasmania. Vid'

'Bruny Island community groups front Storm Bay Fish Farm expansion hearings ...'

Saul Eslake’s 'vision’ for Tasmania in 2050

NATION: Neither budget mania nor Macron mania divert the Coalition's war on the poor

Budget 2018: 'Nice for some ... but a good Budget ...

The Mercury ... and energy

The Talented Mr Michael Ferguson: Onward Christian Soldiers

'Cuts to Federal Environmental staff will see the extinction of Tasmanian species'

Climate Change - Teller told us so!

First Day ... May ...

Sue Hickey: 'You are in the Liberal Party, not the Labor Party'

Teen Challenge Tasmania’s #NotEvenOnce® … Not ever!

Cable Car: Silence of the Lambs ... The Libs ...

'Mountain MayDay Sunday 6th May @11am, Cascade Gardens'

Why I am standing for Hobart ...

Anglican Church Liabilities - Redress Scheme

Letter to the Editor on Mayoral Legal Expenses Fund

'Hobart former lord mayor Sue Hickey swoops on Speaker role, blindsiding Liberal colleagues'

'Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charge'

NATION: A boot stamping on a human face ...

'Mystery deepens over Kevin Lyons MP shock resignation ...'

'Rental market lock-out'

Whose terms ... ?

Liberal Blitzkrieg of Fear in Prosser

Winners of the 2018 Tasmanian Media Awards announced

The paradox of Christianity: Right or Left wing ... ?

Those corporate ties ...

Was Vanessa Goodwin's cancer caused by Wentworth Park, Howrah ... ?

Letter to the Editor: Liberals abandon tourism jobs target

Guess Who ...?

Kiwi Anti-Poison Public Spied On ...

'Greens launch plan to reboot recycling'

Wilderness Access – A Conservationist's Paradox

'Treasurer used government resources to help the pro-pokies lobby, say Greens'

Lost Copy: The Endless Wars: Iraq and Afghanistan, John Martinkus

'More Crown Casino poker machine allegations'

Kim Beazley: the best 21st century Labor PM we never got to vote in ... ?

Letter to the Editor ... My Neighbours are being evicted ...

Election posters ...

The massive immorality of mass immigration

'Richard Flanagan: 'Our politics is a dreadful black comedy' – press club speech in full'

'Doctors alarmed by renewed Tarkine destruction ... '

The Good Samaritan: Give Directly to Refugees

'Big-name chefs back seafood entrepreneur'

Has TasWater breached the Law by opening the Emergency Gate Valve?

Tarkine old-timers ... Gone are the days of abundance!

Reviewed! A Tasmanian Requiem ...

'New Minister = Peacemaker?'

'The truth hurts: why whistleblowers get such a hard time'

A Heritage lost ... ?

Oh, to be so Rich …

'Tasmanians rally for a ban on live animal export'

Dear Premier Hodgman ...

Abbott’s unconscionable coal coterie

Is Tasmania really heading for a mini Ice Age?

'Tasmanian regional forest agreement delivers $1.3bn losses in ‘giant fraud’ on taxpayer

How my book - A Wink from the Universe - got its title ...

'Deficiencies in Integrity Commission’s Report of Serious Concern'

More Companies Teach Workers What Colleges Don’t

'The Great Election Stick-up!'

'Maintain The Rage ... Flash Ban Live Export Rally'

'Ex-Commando calls on PM to establish an independent investigation into Police Raid'

Estimating the extinction date of the thylacine ...

Today's Prize-Fight for Real-Time Reporting at TasWater ... VICTORY ...

Mind what you eat. Bon appetit ... !

'Housing Crisis, or Political Vacuum?'

Edmund Burke and the ‘World Turned Upside Down’ ...

Architectural Visualisation - Adrian Bold* style

Australian Defence Minister Marise Payne ... and 'swatting' ...

Is this the Quantam Leap in Renewable Power Storage ... ?

Reviewed! Ducks for Dark Times ...

'Busted: Government in damage control over latest animal outrage'

A Simple Target: Zero Homeless

'Rainforest logging and Aboriginal heritage damage revealed'

NATION: It's just not cricket ...

All for a few boards of Musk ...

Arctic Heat Wave – An Ominous Sign!

This report is emblematic of everything that is wrong with the white liberal regime

First Day ... April

Big Ideas for Tasmania’s future

The Sound of Silence: Afrin and the Darkness of Australia’s Foreign Policy

Is this the last Platypus ever to be seen in Waratah Water Reservoir?

Martyn Turner: Trump's latest bedmate ...

'Industry veteran warned of 'disaster' in fish farm expansion on Tasmania's Macquarie Harbour'

PETITION: Ending Homelessness in Australia ASAP

'Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Man pleads guilty to perverting course of justice over his evidence'

The devastation in Afrin ...

Lisa Singh's Matters of Public Importance Speech on Gun Control

NATION: From the conundrum of the SA election to the riddle of the ASEAN Way

Tarkine ... fuel reduction burning marginalises endangered species

Cambridge Analytica Ain’t Nuthin: Look Out For i360 and DataTrust

We need changes to the political system ...

A Christmas Carol

'Tasmanian cabinet reshuffle'

The Clean Coal Calamity ...

'Griggs demands Macquarie Point be part of solution to housing crisis'

‘Twas a very strange Tasmanian State election (2018) ...

TTP and the investor-state dispute settlement procedures ...

Fixing the Housing Crisis ...

'Housing crisis is our biggest challenge ...'

Tasmanian nurse recruitment drive draws a blank, unions blame pay, conditions for failure

The problem record immigration is supposed to solve doesn't exist

Just what are funerals for ... ?

First salvo in a trade war that could lead to a global recession ...

Traffic ... post-election

Machiavelli was alive and well in the Hobart Tally Room last Saturday ...

NATION: Despite light at the end of the tunnel, journey ahead will not be smooth ...

Turnbull’s parliamentary circus ...

'Free Choice Gaming Program'

Tasmanian democracy is bought ... democracy is sold ...

Money well spent on women's health in the sex trade ... or not ... ?

Farmers falling behind

Shutting down the 'charity' sector ...

The Climate to Come ...

NATION: One armed bandit steals Tassie election ...

March 3 – The day Tasmanians willingly crossed the line ...

Rundle: blitzed in the side bar at Will Hodgman’s monster’s ball

Open letter to Mike Brewster, from Helmut Ernst, resident, Waratah ...

The 'Zone'

This election ...

The health message that has escaped both major parties ...

'Freycinet chopper flights sign of things to come ... with no consultation'

Tasmania ... state of contradiction

TasWater ... corporate bully ...?

Libs' gift $250,000,000 to the pokies ... financial incompetence or apparent corruption ... ?

Rundle: the rotten heart of the Apple Isle

Embracing a gloomy future for our democracy ... !

A major ethical dilemma for Tasmanians: how to vote – or not

Wrong development ...

Justified ...

Dear Rebecca ...

The Terrible Burden of the Responsible Adult ...

In the Pits ...

Is there really anyone to vote for?

Community required to pay for public land management

Brooksy, I suspect has consumed most of it ...

The multiple misrepresentations of Liberal pollies and industry lobbyists ...

Overheard on the Prosser River Mouth

'Thousands March for takayna / Tarkine in Hobart'

Syria ... where ideology and identity politics makes life 'poor, nasty, brutish and short'

Does Tasmania need a Climate Change Plan?

1080 Whistleblower Wins Case

'The Liberals' grubby little secret'

'Planning Matters Alliance Tasmania Planning Policy Election Scorecard'

NATION: 'One way or another, Barnaby's cactus' and Turnbull's gov't may be ...

Liberals new anti-protest laws doomed to failure!

Outrage over Oxfam investigations into paedophiles, sexual misconduct ...

Save the Waratah Reservoir Dam ...

Plastic ...

Tasmania’s Ailing Health System and Forestry Debt – It’s inextricably linked ...

Cultural and Physical Genocide: The Kurdish Case in Turkey

Taylor-made failing of local democracy

Huon mayoral wannabe picks at an old scab

'84% of Tasmanians want donations disclosed before the election'

'Liberals bent on destroying college system ... '

Liberal health pledge cooks the books

NATION: Turnbull's Joyce will cost him dearly ...

Fragmented Review of Climate Change

Sea of Blue

How much are they paying ... ?

'Cable Car scandal a case in point – Tasmania needs robust planning laws'

Bugger off Barnaby ...

Mental health services are in crisis ...

It's all John Howard's fault ...

'Nonsense ... The figure is $75 million ...'

The New York Times Opinion: A moral necessity

'Wilkie takes on poker machine lies in Parliament'

No risk: The family who own Tasmania's gambling industry ...

Corruption that kills

A Tasmanian Christmas Story ... A history leading to pokies

Colleges. What is going on ... ?

'Southwood, Mr Neville Smith misleading public on their proposed woodchip export facility in Dover'

'Road safety awareness campaign to save wildlife lives'

Pokies: New allegation about collapse of 1972 Tasmanian government

Malcolm Turnbull can't relate ...

'Tasmanian Peak Bodies share Joint Vision'

Hitler of the Middle East ...

The open abandonment of this school community by our government is damning ...

Reviewed! First Person ...

We citizens need nationalism, flag-toting, political ranting about our goodness and virtue ...

Painful periods? Acne? Weight Issues?

Alexander Downer spies for Five Eyes (Part 1)

Heritage and Flood Plans Needed at Ross

The Killing Nation ...

Public Education. How important is it?

Crackdown on donations would destroy activist groups, GetUp says

First Day (Belated) ... February 2018

TasWater takeover: It's all spin ...

The Fake President ...

Falls Festival needs to take responsibility for sexual assault cases

I believe you; Stories of Missed and Delayed Diagnosis

HOMO ... Hotel Mona ...

A letter to the Prime Minister ...

Songlines: the foundational Australian story ...

A Global Distrust of Leadership

'‘Conservation tourism’ key to Tasmania’s success, if only Hodgman will allow it'

We're back tomorrow ... err, looking the same ...

Pokies: Two rippers from John Lawrence ...

Greetings from the Tarkine’s elusive waterfalls ...

NATION: Turnbull's Yellow Peril 2.0 is the panda in the room

Fox program investigation findings

Letter to the Editor on POKIES

A Submission to the Senate Enquiry into Forestry Managed Investment Schemes

Saving seed in Tasmania ... and a multinational company ...

Barnett defends the indefensible GBE with more spin, deception and blame

Poker machine apocalypse? LABOR'S POLICY ...

The tear of reminiscence ...

The Prosser dinosaurs ...

A former mayor says nay to an old warhorse

Letter to the Editor ... on Flinders Island ...

There’s certainly some good news in this year’s Tasmania Report ...

NATION: A double agent in the house ... ?

'The Palace, the Governor-General and the Dismissal of the Whitlam government ...'

Why 'Love Makes a Way' is not loving

I don't want smart meters

Southern-fried half-baked woodchips

The Robot Journo ...

The Decline and Fall of RMPAT: Tribunal loses its teeth

Whose victory was it that the MPs were celebrating ... ?

For Eleanor ...

Misrepresentation, lies, deception and fraud ...

TWO Martyn Turners on Trump ... and Jerusalem ...

'Jacqui Lambie looming large over 2018 Tasmanian election, as Liberals, Labor neck and neck'

NATION: A shameful betrayal of trust and responsibility

The commercialisation of the Tasmanian wilderness ...

Who wins the Dodo award this week?

Pimp/Porn inquiry needed in Tasmania

First Day: December

NATION: Turnbull's week begins badly; ends in disaster

Tarkine wonder ... what a blooming delight ... !

Peter Gutwein is wrong on debt. Here are the numbers that prove it

While we were sleeping ...

Push for expanded protection of Tarkine to become a poll issue ...

'Senate says 'Yes' to marriage equality' ...

We are in deep trouble ...

Cry, my beautiful country: Barnaby’s shameful legacy to the lifeblood of Australia

Sweltering summers – the face of things to come ...

'Community Health underfunded by $84 million'

The mess we're now in: The leaked TASSAL document ...

Forestry Tasmania's demise in detail: Billion Dollar Loss

Celebrating diversity ...

Geoffrey Dyer's genius ...

The 1821 Macquarie Bicentenary ...

'5000 Tasmanian households go without meals each year ...'

EXTRACT: The ignoble end ...

Funding cuts to Scarlet Alliance: Michael Keenan gets it right ...

Jail Time and Debt Recovery using the powers vested in Senator Ryan, then Special Minister of State

The latest on coal ...

Australia's same-sex marriage postal survey: 61.6% YES, 38.4% no – live

'Major Projects Legislation will fast-track the cable car, skyscrapers and resorts in reserves'

EXTRACT: Christine Milne, An Activist Life ...

So there’s an election. What happens now?

NATION: Have I missed something ... ?

Fiction, or Gaming ... ?

Welcoming tourists to our Southern Forests ...

Forestry Tasmania's final report: The Billion Dollar Loss

'Community-owned Tourism Plan Required for Bruny Islanders'

Elon Musk powers ahead whilst Australia goes limp

Letters to my grandchildren (26)

The latest on coal ...

'More NW Fish Farms Without Community Consultation'

NATION: Turnbull's worst week ...

'Australia must take on United Kingdom on their rogue tax havens'

Letter to the Editor on ... pokies

Perhaps they think I'm money laundering: My experience of Centrelink ...

'Sam' and 'Brad' tell it like it isn't ...

Becoming a pokies addict is not a failing or a sign of a flawed character, it is to be beguiled ...

Pembroke by-election is a referendum ...

DPIPWE quietly abandons Fox probe. What's going on here?

First Day: November ...

NATION: Turnbull government lurches from crisis, to catastrophe

POKIES: We have all felt the talons of this addiction ...

Open letter to Chris Griffin and Luke Martin ...

'Schools shortchanged by $51 million, analysis shows'

An Inconvenient Woman: a review ...

Barnaby Joyce ruled ineligible for parliament, government loses majority – politics live

6 reasons to vote for Willink

'Greens push for establishment of Marine Plastics CRC in Hobart'

The exotic plantation curse: an environmental and fiscal catastrophe ...

An apocalyptic future ... ?

Big tobacco targets children with toxic filters. AGAIN ...

NATION: Turnbull government fails Australians on energy and jobs

World’s wilderness at further risk

'Crown Casino allegations'

Killing whales ...

Corruption that kills

The latest on coal ...

'Environment Groups condemn Tasmania’s plan to log oldgrowth rainforest reserves'

EXTRACT: Wilkie opposes new national security laws ...

Do I have a snowflake's chance in hell ... ?

And the Man Booker goes to ...

Who is more clever, a teeny-tiny glider or a fancy bird scientist?

'Police must investigate Glenorchy City Council wrongdoing'

'Over-the-top and unnecessary ... '

NATION: A government which cares not for health nor human rights, nor its people

'Federal Government protecting Tasmania’s remote shorebirds from the Tasmanian Government'

European ARTlessness

MLC Ruth Forrest's review of The Balfour Correspondent

THIS ARVO: Fullers Bookshop, The First Casualty ...

Asylum seekers: Festival of the Dead ... Halloween ...

Double Trouble ...

'WBO World Welterweight Champion Holder Jeff Horn joins the fight against Bullies!'

What Happened to the Public Reserve along the Droughty Hills?

Amnesty International's capitulation to women's increasing poverty and subordination to men

TARKINE: Why the Tasmanian Forest Intergovernmental Agreement got it wrong ...

'New slaughterhouse expose projected onto wall of butcher'

Expect Future Storms To Intensify

'Return of Kings Run Shows Community Leadership'

NATION: Turnbull's new security suite puts all of us at risk

Mistake to consolidate Premier and Attorney-General portfolios

Please help me. I am in serious trouble ...

The missed chance goes to China ...

Bring on the election ...

The latest on coal ...

The (lack) of mountain road maintenance

Does Australia have a free press?

Retrofitting South Arm Highway

Reviewed! Wharfie ...

A letter to Myer

Ross Bridge Festival

'Premier Must Explain Why Liberals are Taking Chinese Money'

Smaller parliament rips us all off

First Day ... October

'Fragrance highrise a backdrop to community concerns over development laws'

A sad day for pyjama manufacturers ...

Help! Dad's leaving my inheritance to his floozy ...

Southern Outlet: sleep disturbance from trucks at night

Preparing to live sustainably alongside increasing natural risks

'TasWater takeover bad policy based on scare tactics'

Same sex marriage ... as if you haven't read or heard enough already

A philosopher’s view of the same sex marriage debate

Richard Flanagan In Conversation with Phillip Adams

'Answers to gaming questions can be found in community’s voices'

Wilderness, especially mountains, are so foreign ...

4WD tracks in the Tarkine: The Wilderness Society's submission to the Commonwealth ...

Aboriginal Education and the 800 large

Vision Drum

The endless wars in Iraq and Afghanistan ...

The absurdity of a 25-seat Parliament ...

Father of Hare-Clark: Andrew Inglis Clark (1848-1907)

CoalWire: The latest ...

Wind on kunanyi/Mt Wellington and MWCC's proposed cable car ...

How (Not) to Run a Modern Society on Renewable Energy ...

NATION: Turnbull government marks two years of inertia, paralysis and failure

'Renowned Wilderness man, Les Southwell, dies aged 88'

Federal Group’s 20 year haul

The Sacred Trust of Ross Heritage

FT's coming of age?

'Businesses call on political leaders to act to protect Tasmanian communities and economy ...'

The Liberal National [Coalition] Power Crisis

'Plantation fire sale a short-sighted subsidy for Hodgman’s native forest logging'

'Disappointment at Government’s delaying tactics'

Revisiting the good, the bad ... and the ugly ...

A Pumped-hydro Bonanza for Tasmania ... ?

How to fix our hospitals

Bringing Tasmania Together

NATION: Our little Aussie Bwana

Letters to my grandchildren (25)

ABC Bias or the ABCs of Cognitive Bias?

'Dodgy Brothers, Lennon and Gay, Back in Business'

'Leaked takayna 4WD track decision a betrayal of reconciliation'

Financial Times' David Tang on Burnie ...

Gadfly on Eric ...

'Threatened Species Unit should be added to threatened list on International Threatened Species Day'

Tasmania and my stolen soul

The latest on coal ...

The Dangers of Poorly Managed Chronic Pain

Love, Truth and Noodles for North Korea

'Spirit Walker walks out on meeting with Prime Minister'

'Permits for the Tamar Valley pulp mill remain valid'

I will give these most interesting objects to the QV ...

Australia's contribution to nuclear proliferation risks

The wind moaning through the scree and eucalypt canopy screams NO ...

NATION: Super Mal of Monaro

A ‘Contradictor’ - The Club - and the Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce

We Can Make This Nation Work

Ban the Businessman’s Burqa

A guide to parliamentary democracy ...

I have never seen so much butt-covering ...

First Day ... September ...

'News Corp urged to cut ties with Korindo – rainforest destroyer'

'State Growth Consultation Summary does not accurately represent the views ...'

'Tasmania dawdling in renewable energy challenge'

The Pokies Horror ...

NATION: Whatever The High Court decides, Turnbull lost the nation

'Sold to the highest bidder'

Special Timbers Submission by George Smiley

'Call-In Power Planning Laws Recipe for Corruption'

Room 39 and Forestry in Tasmania – Is There a Connection?

Despoliation by developers ...

'RTI Confirms Liberals at Behest of Salmon Farming Industry'

The Archbishops' hurtful and damaging NO Pastoral Letter

Takata's killer canisters?

Chinese Dragon Gobbling Up Australia and NZ

A China Tale from Tibet ...

'Rainforest logging submission highlights flaws in special species plan'

Why is this?

The Powerhouse scandal: A case study in cultural vandalism

Why you should buy a house. Right now!

Tarkine - A Sumac National Park here we come!

'RFA “Death Sentence” for Swift Parrot'

Vigil for Sue Neill-Fraser: eight years in jail, still no final answers

Eric Abetz: What the High Court said ...

The Hope of Saving the Far N/W Tas Seabed from Salmon farms ...

The Rise of the Sleeping Midget

NATION: Turnbull government loses the plot in its worst week ever ...

Will the ALP Dance to Lennon and Old’s Pokies Play List?

Wake up Malcolm – Coal is Moribund!

Cultural deviation and the Conservative Coalition

Eric Abetz MUST resign

Mincing my words ...

'You’re the problem, not the art'

'Federal and State Governments admit that world's largest freshwater lobster is in trouble'

They will be wrong ...

Is the pot calling the kettle black ... ?

Under threat: The cradle of vulnerable, rare and endangered species ...

NATION: Macho Mal ...

A pleading letter to the Derwent Valley Council

Contrarian Views On Temperature Have Melted Away ...

Forestry economics is a form of brain damage!

Adding insult to injury ....

Terminal Decline ...

'Bill of Rights introduced into Parliament'

Tim Minchin's video goes viral ...

How long did Senator Eric Abetz hold dual citizenship: 16 years ...?

'Removing poker machines good for economy'

The Therapeutic Conversation

Reconciling takayna

'Commbank’s $10 billion profit is a siren song on what is wrong with the Australian economy'

'Four Corners exposes crisis in nation’s recycling industry while government sits silent'

Where did the North-East passenger trains go?

Tasmanians 4 Tasmania ...

How to survive the coming crash

NATION: Turnbull’s terror bust raises big questions over his government and his leadership

Eric Abetz: Expect a question ...

Twittered out in Tasmania

The neglect of Tullah Cemetery

Only governments can stem the tide of tourism sweeping the globe

'Gutwein wants TasWater as a cash-cow, says ex-Huon mayor'

'Manus Island death at Dutton’s feet'

'Minister Barnett’s assurance contradicted by the EPA on the Shree bond'

First Step ...

South Australia’s GM crop ban under fire: Tasmania’s GM ban will be next ...

Lib attack on 'insidious, undeserving poor'

Mt Wellington and the cable car: The quick and easy road ...

'Accusations Senator Abetz may have sat wrongly in Senate for up to 16 years should be cleared up'

Special Timbers Welfare State ...

The story of whisky in Tasmania ...

Game of Tones ...

'Commercial fisherman launches Okehampton Bay occupation' Federal approval ...

'Australia’s PM Turnbull must explain why and how whistleblowers’ letter was leaked'

A soaring city reaps a terrible toll

NATION: Mr Abetz ... and the anomaly of citizenship ...

First Day of the Month ... August

'Alarming report into sexual assault and harassment at university'

Mr Rockliff and education ...

Death by Airbag ...

Intellectual Slobbery ...

Passchendaele ...

The net tightens ... Abetz and his German Citizenship and Renunciation

Do the Liberals Really Want to Destroy the Logging Industry ... ?

Baseload solar power is a reality without batteries ...

The Long Goodbye ...

A Southern Paradise ...

The Neoliberal Wolf as the Good Shepherd of Mass Immigration

NATION: Turnbull's super-ministry ...

Ludlam and Abetz: The Goose and the Gander ...

'Sustainable' Timber Tasmania and the logging near Styx road ...

Linking the Microbiome, Diet, the Brain and Mental Health

When is an airbag not an airbag ... ?

Deterioration in public psychiatry

'Former Huon mayor Calls for TasWater mediation'

Sustainable Timber Tasmania – The Farce and Insanity Continues!

Defiant Faith ...

NATION: Turnbull tries to hide in Menzies' mantle ...

Live near the beach? Coral reef expert Charlie Veron has some advice for you ...

The Uninhabitable Earth ...

A Boer War memory ...

'Cable Car Enabling Bill Strong Echoes of Paul Lennon and John Gay'

Australia Day: The Black War could have been avoided if there had been a treaty ...

Investing for Kids (The Good, the Bad and the Ugly)

Energy Proofing Tasmania

Kiwi PC 'anti-exotic-phobia' hooks Into trout

'Former Australian Water Association boss warns of need to keep water utilities in public hands'

The Redemption of Malcolm Turnbull ...

NATION: G20 no ode to joy

The Great Australian Minerals and Energy Resources Rip-Off ...

'Huon’s ex-mayor calls for Okehampton salmon project to be land-based'

The dissolution of Forestry Tas ... and its feeble attempt to obtain FSC

'Macquarie Harbour Waste Collection Needs Independent Monitoring'

More footage of brutal animal treatment released from Tasmanian slaughterhouse

Local Government in Tasmania is Very Broken

A Discussion on the ‘High Fat’ Diet Fad and Health Benefits of Good Fats and Cholesterol

NATION: Not easy being Green ...

The terrorists are over here because our troops are over there

The Frankland Forests – The Clock is Ticking Down Fast

First Day July ... a Solstice celebration

The destruction of Defender

Keens Curry Cuts the Mustard

Silvertail subversives: the men aiming to change a system in which they prosper

Grenfell reflects the accountability vacuum left by crumbling local press

Cardinal George Pell charged with at least three serious sex offences

A letter from Martin Flanagan ...

FOXES: Tasmania’s fantastic joke

Saving for Kids (no more tears)

Personal Statement from Kristie Johnston

Do not miss the Giblin Lecture ...

Eagles about ... Eagles about ...

Syria: Melting Pot of War

Forestry Tasmania's destruction of El Grande ...

NATION: Corks pop for Gonski 2.0 but Turnbull government has nothing to celebrate ...

Prescription Medications and Other Things That Could Be Making You Fat!

'The fact is the war in Afghanistan was lost long ago ...'

'Tasmanian Brand at Risk if Salmon Farming Continues Unchecked'

A Crying in the Wind ... Tom's story

NZ to Top 'Maniacal 1080' With 'Wacko Science' ... ?

'Two Year Reprieve for Threatened Forests'

One is pissed off with the Lord Mayor ...

Naked in the Derwent ...

The Tarkine Pebble Route – Myth or Mystery?

NATION: Turnbull government in crisis as ministers face contempt charges

Warren Buffett’s Biggest Mistake ...

A Crying in the Wind ... a Tasmanian story

An Inquiring letter to Guy Barnett ...

TA$$SAL! Stop trashing Brand Tasmania ...

'Not in Australia's interest': Ban the Bomb vigil ...

Who runs politics? The Dead Camel Party? The Shitters’ Party?

A dim (re)view of Tasmanian Yrs9-12 education

Open letter to David Walsh ...

Just Incredible ... the $70 million payout ...

Just who is a 'proper stakeholder' Minister Frydenberg ... ?

Lilydale Water Supply: correcting a $7m error ...

Theresa May's rout sends message to Turnbull's government of slogans, secrets and lies ...

Looking to land your dream job?

Mining the last Old-Growth ...

Securing Tasmania’s Energy Future

The Fox in the Henhouse ... ?

The Rise of Eric Abetz ... hmmmm maybe ...

Letters to my grandchildren (24)

Welcome to Kohbart ...

Glenorchy City Council: Letter to Peter Gutwein ...

LIES ...

The Forestry Insanity ...

Fake hate speech on agenda in Tasmania

'Premier bans Tassal from east coast – without banning their east coast salmon farm'

Unofficial Dark Mofo fringe event to protest forestry firestorms

NATION: Trump's Paris exit spells real trouble for Turnbull

The Annual Reports of the Forest Practices Authority ...

Strategies, strategies everywhere ...

After Mabo ...

'Groom obligation to act on ongoing illegal takayna 4WDing ... '

White Rabbit in a Snowstorm ...

First Day June ...

An Indigenous seventh state: a radical idea from a constitutional conservative

How is money to fight Ice being spent ... ?

Scathing audit report confirms Tassal breaking state laws

Democracy is sick – long live democracy

Art of the Bull ...

A Zombie in the White House ... ?

'Government blind to Hobart Airport risks'

A Father's remonstrance to a dead son ...

The Logs Pile High as History Repeats Itself ...

How it was ... When Tasmanian Trees were Trees ...

Is it true: The Rosemary Armitage saga ... ?

The DarkMofo/Nitsch Debate ...

Do we really wish to be known as Phallus City ... ?

'Building Tasmania's Future'

'Spectacular fail for patients and staff is outrageous ...'

Tasmanian government bike trail fears ...

Ice addicts ... and the mainland ...

The wooden skyscrapers that could help to cool the planet ...

A Human Rights Act for Tasmania ...

AMA Tasmania declares no confidence in Tasmanian Health Service senior management

The wondrous history of the Saracen Foundry ...

NATION: Dodgy bastards' budget of lies ...

Tasmanian farmers join chorus for climate action on and off farm

Rebates freeze hits GP bulk-billing rates again

Neo Disposables – A Consumable Alternative

Why has Democracy been Suspended in Ross?

The Gates to Heaven ...

Lara Giddings to leave Tasmanian politics ...

The deafening silence of an incompetent State Liberal government ...

Benefits of biochar, dung beetles and earthworms in soils ...

TasWater's Owner-Councils Vote To Reject State Takeover

Gutwein's TasWater asset grab would hurt ratepayers, says Huon's former mayor

ScoMo's Budget 2017: The Verdict ...

'They do not allow construction of high rise buildings in their cities’ historic heart ...'

Gutwein’s wrecking ball over land use planning continues

John Hawkins' questions for Senator Abetz ...

NATION: A narcissistic, immature Turnbull government ...

Parliament must be empowered to decide on Australia going to war

Fuck It ... Authorised by the Department of Intergenerational Theft, Canberra ...

Barnett, the Tasmanian Forestry Agreement and a possible swindle ...

What Bob Brown's High Court challenge is all about ...

New Animal Cruelty Exposé Adds to Mounting Pressure on DPIPWE

First Day May ...

Is populism any better than elitism?

NATION: 'A man who doesn't understand his job as Prime Minister'

Gas Generation - Not the Answer to our Future Energy Needs ...

Five Podcasts you must not miss ...

The Decline and Fall of the Modern Era ...

Are We There Yet?

Letters to my grandchildren (23)

'The people of Glenorchy have already suffered enough ...'

CSIRO cuddles up to climate change deniers

Rockliff must release death probe ...

It's bad news from New Zealand's Survivors ...

'An erosion of trust. An erosion of human rights. An erosion of dignity ...'

No place to call home – rental affordability crisis

National media ... please ... !

Gutwein denies Huon a role in LG reform process ...

Can Tasmania be turned into Australia’s peak load generator?

Australian Values & Why we should #BringThemHere

Baroque is back ...

NATION: Daddy knows best, dear ...

Take Note Malcolm, the UK Will Soon be Coal Power Free!

A Death In Interview Room 1

The wondrous (bloody) Art of Hermann Nitsch ...

The MH 370 Search & Track Records at Pine Gap ...

The Gates to Hell ...

Why ... ?

Age-Friendly Communities ...

Wood smoke: Suck it up ...

Health groups blame Government for hospital crisis

NATION: Australia follows USA blindly into disaster ...

World War ... ?

You can be a successful writer, but only if you live in Melbourne or Sydney ...

A lot more richness is revealed ... (1)

Top 5 Firewood Tips

Fighting for a Fair Go

NATION: Trunbull blindly follows Trump ...

Can human greed and denial ever end? The climate crisis as a transformational opportunity (1)

Burge v Commonwealth Bank of Australia

POWER ... and a road to glory ...

Why Kurds Deserve Self-Rule

Who Profits from Privatisation ... ?

Canadian trade ministry bows to Malaysian tycoon over OECD standards

The Best from Civil Liberties Australia ...

The meaning of BREXIT ...

NATION: Morrison clowns while Turnbull tax cut fools no-one

First Day April ...

Probability of being fooled ...

Huon council short-shrifts former mayor's plea to pay his legal costs ...

Hearts Detached from Heads ...

Thomas Kent and the Sex Party propaganda machine ...

Sustainability is a Two-Edged Sword

NATION: Barnaby's edible donkey skin trade easier to swallow than Turnbull's 18C lies ...

Teen Challenge Tasmania's acceptance of donation from ALH Group ...

The coming property Armageddon ...

The massive public subsidy of a private family-owned firm ...

Frances Bender 'Environmental Warrior': I beg to differ ...

Old farts ...

Who Am I?

Dissent in White Ribbon Starts to Bite

NATION: Jay Weatherill speaks truth to power ...

‘Slouching towards Kingston to be Born’... or ‘Flustercluck Highway’

Education, productivity and economic performance: Tasmania, then, now and tomorrow

Deconstructing the Disability Trump Card

That 1000-pound Gorilla on Mount Wellington: An Occupational Health and Safety issue

Grid Battery Storage - Like it or Not Liberals? - Here it Comes!

This is the man ...

NATION: WA Labor Landslide buries Turnbull and Hanson ...

An open letter to politicians ....

Taking a Monumental Stand on Renewable Energy

Crescent Bay 'substantially commenced'. No it isn't ... !

Launch of 'Losing Streak' today (March 14) ...

A chance for Gutwein to do the right thing

Pothole Spotting Competition in Ross

NATION: The loss of all credibility ...

Right of reply, free speech and editorial discretion ...

'Discover the North East ...'

Punctuality is the Politeness of Princes ...

The Linen Book ...

FT’s Blatant Disregard for Nature’s Wonders ...

The emergency in Emergency

The barenaked truth about strategy documents

Will Ross be Moved? (Part 2)

Save the Fruit Bats = Save the Planet

NATION: Turnbull embraces Netanyahu; lets everything else go to hell

White Paper or Whitewash?

It's not fairer, it's not faster, it's not cheaper, it's not simpler ...

Will Ross be Moved? ~ Part I

The Gift That Keeps On Giving ...

Letters to my grandchildren (22)

'Collaborative on-Country action to research, restore and protect takayna/Tarkine'

Teen Challenge: a revelation

NATION: Turnbull follows Trump’s lead in politics of personal abuse and campaign of lies

The Great Coal Skulduggery ...

'Extraordinary and unprecedented ...' ET's damning report ...

Blindsided ...

Jacqui Lambie: Invective and white noise ...

I might yet vote for the Liberals ...

Federal Hotels' 1993 submission to extend pokies to the 'Burbs. Federal's own Social Study report

'Forestry Tasmania: Illegal roading in the Tarkine'

The Human Microwave – Will We Get One?

Glamorgan Spring Bay Council’s very secret business ...

Seafish Tasmania, Cocaine, Trawlers and a fine Stink ...

NATION: Malcolm slapped down by The Fake President ...

What Happened to the Republic Malcolm?

Fencing rivers, or what you do when you don’t want to do anything ... !

Premier Will's plan is 'virtually impossible ...'

Releasing vulnerable people from the oppression of our own government ...

The Frankland River Forest: an Impending Liberal Siege ...

NATION: Turnbull government a dead parrot as power-crazed Trump cuts loose

ACOSS letter to Malcolm Turnbull on the Centrelink disaster ...

A sense of betrayal ...

What do people want ... ?

Mr Trump greets Theresa May ...

You can buy John Gay's house for $2.5m ...

Division is death: Tasmanian Greens running out of time to do housekeeping ...

Change The Date

MOFO 2017 (1): Beyond the Headliners ...

Dawn of the Centrelink Robot ...

NATION: Trump's new world disorder catches Turnbull government napping

Hydro knows what caused Basslink to fail. Why can't the Plebs know ... ?

Let them vape ...

2016: A very good year in the life of the HVC — now for the final clean-up

When hospitals make patients sick ...

Perish the pension ...

Conservation fiddles while the Kea goes extinct ...

Plastic Pollution and our Noxious Consumerism

The terrible, fatal lie ...

E-cigarettes should be banned, not promoted by government

A gentle wake ...

Bob Brown writes to Guy Barnett ... (update with new Bob letter)

And they're at it again ...

The Peter Principle ...

The EPIRB - It’s Use and Abuse

Australians want a Prime Minister who is Fair Dinkum

Will 2017 Be the Year Democracy Dies?

NATION: Turnbull's Christmas message neither comfort nor joy ...

The Red River - A mining legacy

Saul Eslake's Tasmania Report ...

The Truth about Forestry Tasmania ... in its own words ...

Politicians and Wilderness – They just don’t get it!

Foxes: A letter to Dr Vanessa Goodwin

The parallel worlds of public hospitals and Peter Gutwein ...

The nub of the central issue of modern times ...

Making the most of what you have - my end of year message

NATION: Say it ain't so, Bro ...

Chairman Downie Says, 'We Can Make TasWater More Accountable'

A Christmas Pudding ...

Long term motorcycle travel ... my experience

BASSLINK: Dracula in charge of the blood bank?

If it does succumb, it will take any hopes of reviving the Tasmanian forestry industry with it ...

The War on Welfare ...

Boycotts ramp up on The Body Shop and L'Oreal

Growing Within the Community ... The Christmas Party ...

The rise of the lumpen fuhrers ...

NATION: All tip and no iceberg ...

Light rail ... It beggars belief ...

The Liberals Plan to Flog off Taroona’s School Bushland

Poverty of 20th & 21st century architectural imagination ...

Tarkine Gems Threatened by Future Liberal Logging

Abrupt Climate Change ...

Peace: the final frontier

End discrimination against Tasmania ...

Foxes ...

Why? BAFTA-Award winning doco on Mr Flanagan has received no ABC promo ...

NATION: Into the gutter with Dutton ...

Arnold Bloch Leibler, acting for the Receivers v Abetz Curtis, acting for Forestry Tasmania

The USA elections and our broken system ...

Tasmania at the crossroads: The Planning Scheme Future

Should public opinion determine policy?

Thursday to Thursday ...

C H Smith Development Proposal on Council Agenda today (Nov 28)

Purple Ribbon takes message to White Ribbon Australia

Farewell Super Trawler ... and the questions remain ...

Latest 'fox carcass found in the north'

Honouring Anti-Discrimination Commissioner, Robin Banks

Peter Gutwein, do your duty for the Huon ...

NATION: Kiss your ring of steel ...

Why The Trump & Abbotts of this World Can’t Stop the Neo-Revolution

Huon council's benign dictatorship can't solve its serious problems ... The Payout ...

Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill offers hope to Tasmanians

The EPA verdict on Macquarie Harbour ... Probe reveals 'salmon farming laws written by industry'

Ruby, Camilla, and all that lovely prickly, tasty, delicious gorse ...

Trumped into Climate Change

Stupidity is on the rise in our age of enlightenment

NATION: A great and momentous choice

What might have been ... Democrats' embrace of neoliberalism won it for Trump ...

Transforming commitment into action on disaster risk reduction

'New era for the Mercury ... '

The Peter Gutwein no-show. Video. National Trust warning ...

Young Labor Didn't Do its Homework

Forestry Tasmania's insolvency report ...

True? Tasman Island historic buildings secretly opened for commercial development

NATION: "We were robbed ... "

Global call on ALP to reject sex policy

Defined by pride of place ...

Travel: Winds of Change ...

Around Australia by schooner: Queensland, I still love you. Sort of.

Survivors Slam Young Labor's sex industry policy

How Far Off Is Abrupt Climate Change?

Fear and loathing on the Camino trail, Day 20: The Mount of Joy. Monte de Gozo. Gonzo’s Mount

'First protect human life ... then irreplaceable natural and cultural heritage values ... '

NATION: A Prime Minister missing in action ...

A taste of totalitarianism ... ?

Major Victory for Protection of the Southern Ocean

SSM: Santamaria, Tony Abbott, Cardinal Pell, John Howard, self-appointed guardians of morality ...

Asgardia: the (Russian) space nation

Guy Barnett on Forestry: 'We are looking forward ... '

Renewed confidence in the private forest sector ...

Forestry Tasmania ... We have a right to know about your economic incompetence

Fight corruption to end conflict

Trans Activists Trumped By Their Own Flawed Policies

NATION: Turnbull declares war on Abbott ...

Well may we protest ...

Fear and loathing on the Camino trail, day 14: Beer Goggles

The long march ... Fear and loathing on the Camino trail, Days 11-13 ...

A concerned politician’s guide to donations reform

Giant Underwater Forests Almost Gone!

Heart of darkness ... Fear and loathing on the Camino trail, Day 10

PLANNING: The paradigm shift towards market-driven ad-hoc development ...

Less historic buildings & more carparks for Launceston!

Where is the Public Planning Vision for Tasmania?

Coup d'etat: Day nine on the Camino trail ...

Basslink: The very secretive State Government ...

New Forests and its $5m feasibility study ...

Homosexual Marriage: a plebiscite for late modern times

Tenderness and treachery: Day eight on the Camino ...

Around Australia by Schooner (of beer): Skyrockets in flight

NATION: Creepy Clown hysteria ...

Battle of Hastings, 14 October 1066 - 950th anniversary, 2016 ...

How do you REALLY see people with disability?

Football, football, football and gooooaals ... Day Six on the Camino trail ...

The “light” cigarette scam continues to kill

'Illegal actions may have been taken by those persons behind the campaign ...'

TasWater Should Report in Real-Time, Says Legislative Council

The Power of the Sun

Art, art and more art. Day five on the Camino trail ...

Tasmanian butchers go vegan. Teachers do not want more public education ...

Rain, rain and talk the walk. Day four on the Camino trail ...

Fear and loathing on the Camino Trail. Day three PICTURES ...

Fear and loathing on the Camino Trail. Day two ...

Perhaps the erudite readership of Tasmanian Times could cast an investigative light ...

It seems nothing has changed ...

NATION: Government by circus and sideshow diversion

The reluctance of Tasmanian authorities ...

Tasmania Police review of fox documentation

A response to the news that ...

Thanks once again to everyone at The Royal

Basslink Lemon - Take 2. A Fiscal Encumbrance

Harnessing the World’s Extreme Energy Sources

Is a door flying open on Geelong Star ... ?

Lincoln’s irreverent sense of humour and joie de vivre ...

Passion in the raw down Huon way. SACKED! Taylor is Commissioner ...

NATION: Lights are going out for Turnbull government

The sale of the Printing Authority of Tasmania

Turnbull’s Lunatic Attack on Renewable Energy

The Second Lesson ...

Women, men who identify as women, feminists and Tasmania’s Anti-Discrimination Commissioner

Eastern quolls edge closer to extinction – but it’s not too late to save them

George Town Council and the Curious Case of the Arbitrary Highway Buffer Zone

Punishing offensive behaviour

Whistleblowers Tasmania backs call for Parliamentary Inquiry ...

The Only Thing We Need To Cut Is Our Misguided Faith In Trickle-Down Economics

Off the Back of a Truck ...

Tasmania ... and culling deer

Likely cause of Basslink failure is the Geelong Star

WAITING LISTS: A Cry from the Heart

NATION: Turnbull's UN speech cannot disguise his government's refugee crisis

Bushranger Brady teaches that defeat is never the last word ...

Will Tourism assist Vandalism?

Teen Challenge 'denial' pays off

Australia panders to a despot and a loyal citizen pays the price ...

Will Malcolm Bendall launch a new religion?

Open Letter from Mayor Peter Coad to Huon Valley Ratepayers and Residents ...

Was NZ’s OSPRI the successful business model for the Tasmanian false-fox program ... ?

A Timeline of Earth's Average Temperature ...

World’s Wilderness Gone By 2100 ...

NATION: Turnbull's backflip marks a year of stunning under-achievement ...

The Secret Life of Trees ...

How political donations distort democracy

How low can Huon’s council go?

Shooting the messenger … a subjective analysis of a new millennium Tasmanian inquest

Handouts to transnationals while hospitals in crisis ...

Dastyari-bashing a risky gambit for Turnbull

Restoring the numbers to Parliament ...

The Goose and the Gander ... Dastyari and Harriss

UTAS: Conceit and deceit

The Sixth Global Extinction – We are Now Entering it ...

Coral or Coal? – Can’t Have Cake and Eat it Too ...

NATION: Turnbull loses control

Australia has lost its way

Petition: Stop Hillwood Clearfell

HVC’s $54,000 BoI defence is still under wraps

Erich ... and 18C ...

Before I saw the light ...

NATION: Scott Morrison's War on the Poor ...

Can secret political donations be justified?

Celebrate the foundation of an invaluable wild identity ...

1080 and the contamination of water

'I am just so happy to be alive', he said ...

Susan Neill-Fraser faces her 8th year in Risdon prison

Launched! Physick ... and a true Elder

NATION: a government drowning by numbers

Why Huon Valley Council should still be sacked

The Worthiness of Trees – Reflections from an Activist

UNLESS ... the giant freshwater lobster will disappear from the planet forever ...

NATION: A government in diabolical trouble ...

Mines must pay levy and mining whistleblowers need protection ...

NZ: The incredible costs of Predator-Free

Before it happens, here is the news from the Huon ...

Rodney Croome: this is personal – why I can't resign myself to a plebiscite

Vedanta's guilt ... not only at Copper Mines of Tasmania ...

NZ: The warning to Tasmania ...

1080 Smoke and Mirrors ...

JOHN LAWRENCE, Mercury: Power game played in the dark

NATION: Nothing to fear but fear itself ...

Tasmania's Power Crisis ...

NATION: Serious questions of judgment ...

NATION: We could have had a Royal Commission into Australian banks ...

Takayna Forests ... Masterpiece ...

Move to shut down community voice slammed ...

Tasmania's rebellious history: Bushrangers and absconders fight an unfree society

FIRST DAY ... August

If it looks too good to be true ...

7HOFM: the ACMA decides

Tall poppies: Yesteryear and today

The King Hit ...

Tasmanian Federal Liberal’s Bitter Harvest: Parts 1 & 2

How Chechens became key Daesh fighters

George Pell subject of Victoria Police investigation into multiple allegations of sexual abuse

Will ‘conservative white males’ ever be prepared to act on evidence on tobacco control?

Confessions of an amateur political campaigner

Hiding behind terrorism

NZ: Zero Invasive Predators ... and Scientists

Huon Valley Guessing Games: The Plot Thickens

New Zealand’s 'Impossible Dream': a Predator Free Country

Royal Commission into banking, financial services: Why ASIC cannot do the job

UTAS: If we build it twice, we 'estimate' they will come ...

Religious Holidays: Time for a Change

Our Rural Roads (Part 8): Tourism and all that jazz

Dirty money? The 'corrupt' Malaysian pollie who bought into Adelaide Uni

The People Problem in Global Warming is Shunned

A brief history of fossil-fuelled climate denial

Huon Valley Mayor changes tune on council finances

Fox Hunting for that elusive “a” on the Moon

NATION: Malcolm buys his Mandate ...

Tasmanian fox collection flawed

Lloyd's 'brewing storm' is in his own teacup ...

A Cry from the Heart: Suffering under government / centrelink / service providers ...

It’s not dirty dairy – it’s dirty people!

Tarkine Embellished in Winter’s Charm ...

How technology disrupted the truth ...

Global map reveals 'unsafe levels' of biodiversity across 58pc of Earth's surface

Why does our outrage just fade away ... ?

NATION: Someone else to blame ...

CHILCOT REPORT: Crushing Iraq War verdict ...

Huon Valley Guessing Games: A council with no shame

Tasmania Police to look further into Fox Taskforce allegations

Tobacco industry duplicity, legal arguments, the Legislative Council ...

Melbourne = somewhere. Hobart = nowhere. The way it always has been ...

NATIONAL, STATE: Lesson learned ...

Rodney Pople's Creative Mind ...

Can the Liberals change on health?

Is the King Island Scrubtit Tasmania’s canary in the coal mine?

The Mayfair Gulag ...

First Day, July: A celebration of the Tarkine ...

Renewable energy is big news in regional electorates across Australia

It’s up to all of us

Images Leaked of Super Trawler Kills as Government Cover-up Deepens

A Big Week for Boy-Men

The destructive madness of hospital funding

Huon Valley Guessing Games: Dysfunction’s the name of the game

Neighbours of Fish Farming: What the candidates say ...

Derwent Valley Council's plea ...

Lapoinya: What a waste ...

NATION: The 'opportunistic Trots ...'

Tasmania’s Alternative Government: Who really runs Tasmania?

The AMA's attack on Liberal policy ...

End of an empire

A new approach to democracy

What Happens When the Sky Starts to Fall?

A bright new extension lead for Basslink, which is down (again)

Making the Arts An Election Issue

Challenge to LCC's gift to UTas: LCC DEFEATED

A poisoned chalice ...

Political Harlotry ...

The Right Connections ...

Future for Norfolk’s Tourist Accommodation Houses looks Bleak

Why Such a Bloody Long Election?

Australian Sex Party puts family first ...

Rupert Murdoch: Our Part in His Evil Upfall* ...

NATION: Malcolm and Andrew tread water ... Andrew's boycott?

BASSLINK: Sunny Groom's holiday as Basslink fried. Mr Brooks ... resigns ...

An Open Letter to all Candidates ...

Will Will awaken from a Premier slumber?

Only the Greens ...

The Deluge ...

Waste Management: A response

What is going on at Arm End, South Arm?

Dirty Dairy ...

NATION: Like a pantomime horse ...

Unsustainable Tasmanian waste management

Jobs, Sackings, and the Norfolk Island Public Service

In the three years of the Abbott/Turnbull government my premium has increased by 31% ...

The Lesser of Two Weevils ...

Doubts about jobs and growth

Be under no illusion: Malcolm Turnbull wants to destroy Australian literature

Tasmanian devil cancer research down a blind alley?

How taxpayers are obliged to fund a racket

NATION: There are Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics

Paul Mason warns political journalists: 'You have no real idea what is going on'

BASSLINK: Tasmania's power crisis

The Budget ...

It's nothing personal, Eric ...

With the fall of the Green Zone, 'our' Iraq comes undone

NATION: No roadmap on Manus for Turnbull

Precious Freshwater diverted to Aquaculture

Tim Slade responds to Mr Brewster, CEO of TasWater

Firefighting review confirms TWWHA values protection bungle

Surviving the Carbon Apocalypse

The Horror of 1080 Poison ...

Sad Postscript to the Clearfelling of Lapoinya Forest. Meanwhile in Mutual Valley ...

The people’s case for transport equity

BASSLINK highlights State's budget woes

Moreton Bay to Port Arthur

Government chooses polluters over people with Adani

The grim, deadly reminders that the war in Afghanistan has failed

Port Arthur memorial service to mark 20th anniversary of massacre

Norfolk Islanders Occupy Former Parliament Grounds ...

The Pain You Feel is Capitalism Dying

Jose Ramos Horta: Australia needs to negotiate not litigate with neighbours

A poem as lovely as a tree ...

The recolonisation of Norfolk Island is a heavy-handed act of regression

The changing nature of public health roles and responsibilities

A Sham ...

The Huon Valley war. Charge the fish farmers ...

UTAS students join national civil disobedience campaign #FloodtheCampus

What's the Meaning of American Failure?

The festival that got away ...

Unions say Eric Abetz a hypocrite over concerns a federal Icac would harm reputations

My campaign for medicinal cannabis

Stephen Colbert mocks Johnny Depp and Amber Heard apology video

NATION: Probe needed into $4b meltdown of failed forestry schemes

STATE, Mutual Valley: Logging is scheduled to commence today ...

Senate Inquiry report calls on state and federal government(s) to act on scourge of marine plastics

NATION: It's on, July 2 Poll

Tasmanian Aborigines were cut off by the rising waters of the Bass Strait ...

Planning law changes will change Tassie forever

'Embracing the Climate Challenge' ...

East Timor is mad as hell, and it’s our fault

Corruption of Process Hallmark of World Heritage Management under Liberals

Federal Hotels' $25M Bluff

Entura staff furious as sale deception revealed

BASSLINK: A Wrap. $400m cost? The Senate Inquiry ...

Tasmanians say: ‘Show Us Our Drinking Water Data’

Super Trawler Senate Inquiry Hears of Diminishing Transparency

April 17: Bill McKibben's Hobart Oration. The Rogue Nation ...

Human rights atrocity in Victorian psychiatric hospitals

'There is reason to celebrate the protection of our Blue Derby forests ...'

STATE: Lies trump truth in the GST carve-up

Submissions on the January fires - due this Friday

Forestry Tasmania is thoroughly unprofessional ...

STATE: Blue Derby, nature tourism revival that could be lost to logging. ERIC and Libs' ticket ...

STATE: TasWater emails show company planned to hit back at scientists

NATION: Live within our means?

NATION: The Loonies are running the Asylum ...

Why the killing in Iraq will never end ...

Pro-nuclear environmentalists and the Chernobyl death toll

Naïve at best. Appalling at worst ...

Dr Richard Condie, fundamentalist Bishop of Tasmania ...

'NorMAC nastiness in Hobart'

The case for integrity ...

Please Minister Gutwein ... Listen to Mike Newell's (7HO) interview with Mayor Coad ...

STATE: Is the UTG to be Tasmania's moral compass?

This summer’s sea temperatures were the hottest on record for Australia: Here’s why ...

STATE: Four common budget myths busted

Tristan und Isolde ... in Hobart ...

BASSLINK: Is Hydro insolvent?

BASSLINK wrap: 'Interconnector fault pinpointed'

STATE: Greens' Response to Announcement of New Political Group

NATION: PM's COAG gambit fails while Uranium sales to Ukraine proceed. Newspoll ...

John Hawkins' submission to the Senate inquiry into MIS

Submission on the role of the criminal justice system ...

Vortex: The Future Generation of Wind-Powered Energy

The start of the Haves and the Have-Nots

Release the Board of Inquiry report ...

After the Huon mayor walked out . . .

The Saturday Paper: Speaking Up ...

Letters to my grandchildren (10)

South Eastern Midlands 'Gasfield Free'

Who profits from the sex trade?

Climate change could put eucalypts at risk of death from air bubbles

Mutual Residents seek to have Forest Practices Plan Revoked

INTERNATIONAL: Sarah Silverman’s Hilarious Video for Bernie Sanders goes Viral

They serve the same Corporate Masters ...

NATION: Turnbull declares war on Abbott faction. Newspoll, Abbott, Nauru, The Reef ...

Trumpism ...

The passenger on Team Australia: Is it time to cut Tassie loose?

State Government’s Draft Climate Change Action Plan has major blindspots

Nature under threat from the Far Right

Fire in the Tarkine – A Dynamic Ecology

Hope for HIV in Africa: Observations by an Eldoret Journeyman

Growth Isn’t Everything — Just Ask Japan

Letters to my grandchildren (9)

Easter 1916 - a terrible beauty?

Air quality ... courtesy of Forestry Tasmania ...

Advance Australia Where ... ?

TARKINE ... After The Fire ...

Red alert: Experts warn of dire health impacts from climate change

We serfs, indeed, have a new feudal landlord ...

A Lake Geeves Walking Track: More invasions into our Sacrosanct Wilderness ...

Burning our identity: a failure of collective consciousness?

Stopping attacks on gay people is not an attack on freedom

The right to protest destruction of local environment

Dear Stakeholder: The burns have started ...

Author Richard Flanagan on Syria's great exodus

Reform or die

Gutwein and the Huon: Tough talk, or will he squib it?

Patriotism is bullshit

The Palm Sunday Walk ... for Refugees

BASSLINK wrap: Libs secretly migrated own Internet services off Basslink. Will, Entura, Board ...

The lack of political will and vision ...

STATE: Government may end Federal Group's monopoly on poker machines

The Billions lost on MIS ...

'Urgent Bruny Waste Problem Dismissed By Premier'

The Critics ...

Letters to my grandchildren (8)

The Direct Help

Senate to Hold Inquiry on Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Fires

Ancient Tassie had nothing to do with 'The Mainland' ...

Basslink's wrong cut ... ?

What can you expect from a Hydro Board with five business/finance backgrounds ...

Nero fiddled. Basslink fried ...

The Basslink of the Tasmanian planning world has just been released

NATION: Turnbull creates storm in double d cup in a week of dithering and indecision

Anti-Protest Laws to be Challenged in High Court

The Unnoticed Death of Our last Fuzzy Wuzzy Angel

Forestry Managed Investment Schemes: $4 billion more reasons for a Royal Commission

UTAS Inveresk campus plans unveiled

The Saturday Paper's Exclusives ...

Letters to my grandchildren (7)

STATE: Basslink under water?

Seafish Tasmania fined $40,000. EPA investigation cost $100,000

Barnaby ... and Tony ...

An outsider's look at the contentious practice of clearfell logging ..

AFL Tasmania chief Scott Wade quits after 16 years in job

NATION: Abbott's kamikaze attack on Turnbull threatens to destroy both

Notes on the Syrian exodus: ‘Epic in scale, inconceivable until you witness it’

The TAC judgement ...

Basslink update 5/3/2016

The Heart of Gunns' collapse (2)

Parliament Needs to Focus on the Big Issues

Forest follies

A letter to the PM ...

The 'disappointing' Peter Rathjen ...

In Defence of Thoughtful Young People ...

Cr Mike Wilson's Facebook page ...

Calling for help from a lawyer ...

Tasmania's Energy Crisis

The Apple Cart

Poisoning Forests as a Remedy for Drought ...

Lapoinya: The Blog ...

Launched! Wanted ...

Fail on key environmental criteria for Forestry Tasmania’s FSC bid

Closing 4WD tracks important first step in permanent protection of takayna/Tarkine

No (poker) machines = healthier communities

STATE: Tasmanian MPs set to receive $13,000 pay rise

MLC Ivan Dean claims false evidence sparked $50m fox hunt

Forestry Tasmania's death throes

The truth about the so-called exoneration of George Pell ...

STATE: What happened when I applied to re-join the Tasmanian Liberal Party ...

1080 blackmailer Jeremy Kerr was in business with Government

Why Australia should not become a republic

The Evil Empire Has The World In A Death Grip

Letters to my grandchildren (6)

Geelong Star Whale Shark scandal deepens

'Come Home (Cardinal Pell)': A message from Tim Minchin ...

Fighting Tasmanian Fire Service website incompetence is harder than fighting the fires ...

The ANU graduates of 1975, Forestry Tasmania, Ta Ann Tasmania and Captain Rolley

NATION, STATE: $280m Van Diemen’s Land Company sale decision

Taking Action on Hobart Congestion

This 21-Year-Old is Cleaning Up Our Oceans

Waking in Fright In the Tasmanian Justice System

STATE: Bad News Trainwreck for Good News Matthew

5000 extra troops and 12 new subs ...

The Re-making of a Town ...

Is Huon council GM playing for time?

Save Mutual Valley demand immediate halt to all operations

Pink brings her (Vietnam vet) dad on stage

'Climate dinosaurs still rule the Liberal Party ...'

HCC's strong anti-pokies stand ...

Wilderness fortunes and Rural Public Health

Burning a scratch across a vinyl recording

What Premier Will Hodgman should have said about the fires ...

STATE: CEDA Speech - Economic and Political Overview

Businesswoman Jan Cameron plays the long game

Off-road enthusiasts re-ignite fight over tracks on Tasmania's west coast

Dr Singh’s model of fertility control

Theoretical Malcolm

STATE: Paul Harriss disease spreads to WA ... HARRISS QUITS! Why? Gutwein opposed clearfelling ...

Andrew Nikolic Chucks a Wobbly

Local councils still using weed killer glyphosate despite WHO warning it 'probably causes cancer'

Mantach affair would never have happened if Tasmanian Liberals had acted

The heart of Gunns' collapse (1)

I have been closely following the Tasmanian fire emergency situation ...

TASSAL's Plans To Introduce Fish Farming To East Coast. Geelong Star 'caught whale shark ...'

Biomass for future renewable energy UPDATES

Tasmania is still burning

Why doesn’t TFS management want to put these fires out?

This Heritage Horse Trough must be returned ...

Scenery mining versus national park management

Locking away our civil rights

STATE: Bad News Trainwreck For Good News Will

Road Safety: Inaction by our local and state politicians and relevant authorities ... (6)

A positive note on population

Vale Erika

The Gutwein inquiry and the concerned citizens ...

NATION: 'The only grave threat I found was to the credibility of the Liberal government'

‘There’s no heroes here’: the price paid by foreign correspondents

Some suggestions for bushfire control authorities in Tasmania (and elsewhere)

Solar report an epic fail – Minister should tell regulator to start again

Tassie's devastated World Heritage ...

Read for yourself: Liberal energy promises ... and solar reality ...

NATION, Philip Ruddock: Appointing a cigarette company CEO to champion health ...

Five arrests, thousands of dollars in fines and almost 50 notifications to “Move On”

Lapoinya: A slow walk ...

Flogging off the (dairy) farm to China ...

Road Safety: Inaction by our local and state politicians and relevant authorities ... (5)

From Wet Sclerophyll to Dry Sclerophyll Forests ...

Zero tolerance of fires in Australia: a new paradigm for want of new technology and tactics?

We want to secede ...

Safe Haven for some, legal limbo for many ...

Assange warrant still active: UK police

Tasmanian Liberals disclose origins of less than one-fourteenth of income

SUNDAY: Albatrosses latest victims of Geelong Star. WEDNESDAY: More wildlife victims ...

John Lawrence: FT directors quit ... and ...

Huon Council to review credit card payments

List of properties to be de-registered from Tas Heritage List

NATION: Morrison's fantasy nightmare path to recession

The Inaugural Le Tour de Cygnet on Sunday February 14th, 2016

Mark Latham: Former Labor leader says domestic violence a 'coping mechanism' for men

All five bright planets come together in the morning sky

Government deception over Freycinet National Park Management Plan changes

Fires in the Wilderness - the Long Hot Summer Ahead

Gutwein Huon probe report due Friday

Hydro, Basslink ... Is it true ... ?

Government blindness spells doom for an ailing company

Professor West and the Lone Soldiers of Lapoinya

Port Arthur archaeological dig uncovers prisoner tokens for gambling

Jakarta terrorism’s roots in oppressed Aceh

Recommendation to Raise Quota for Super Trawler Fishery

He's not Kevin, says Eric ...

Stan Grant: the Australian dream is ‘rooted in racism’

It's ridiculous ...

FSC International's puerile, spurious excuse ...

More plastic in the ocean ... by weight ... than fish ...

Marriage ... as an institution of unique value

Taking back control ...

Is eco-certification the solution to forest destruction?

New Zealand's Anti-introduced Wildlife Dogma needs burying

To Slow Climate Change Now ? … People Power !

'Jessica Hoyt, nurse, mother and a child of the Lapoinya Forest arrested ...'

That illegal Franklin jetty: a question begged?

PETA letter to schools 'outrageous'

Stage 1 water restrictions for Launceston as the big dry digs in

VDL in Australian hands: What’s in it for Tasmania?

Litvinenko, Polonium-210 and the big tobacco cover-up

Mofo 2016 Weekend at Walshy's

Dual names to preserve Aboriginal heritage

Lapoinya: The Bulldozers move in ...

Tassie faces self-inflicted energy crisis, union warns

What an absolute ripper of a book!x Tennis ...

NATION: The Silly Season reveals Turnbull's real agenda

I accuse Treasurer Scott Morrison ...

John Lawrence's wonderful analyses ...

To Slow Climate Change Now? … People Power!

The zillion year town

Teflon’s toxic legacy

The lessons for Tassie from New Zealand ...

Road Safety: Inaction by our local and state politicians and relevant authorities ... (1)

AFMA Continues to Shield Super Trawler From Community Consultation

A Tasmanian Murder Mystery: Who is Killing Ross?

Gunns, Solvency and the 30th June 2011

Moratorium mocked as exploration expands

Kathmandu founder Jan Cameron plans rival bid to buy Tasmanian dairy giant VDL

Three Capes Track - it is free if you camp ...

The memories ...

The truth about John Howard’s East Timor ‘liberation’

I don't give a **** if we agree about Climate Change

Optimism Is The New Denialism In A Warming Malcolm Turnbull World

Cronulla ...

Losing my religion for equality

Is a plebiscite more democratic?

Representative Government?

Borneo natives claim stolen assets from Australian University

Tony Abbott's New Year's Dishonour List

2015: the year it became exciting to be alive ... apparently

SUNK: The publicly-funded Tallship rusting and rotting in Qld

STATE: Tasmania the roadkill capital of the world ... as captive-bred devils die ...

The pathology scare campaign

There goes Lapoinya ...

Federal Hotels nonsense

This place changed my life ...

Former Gunns boss and convicted insider trader John Gay to pay $500,000

NATION: Paris agreement ... A breakthrough and a catastrophe. Macfarlane. MYEFO ...

The Rise and Rise of Brisbane Baroque

Reforestation of the Earth: Australia’s Inaction ...

Sweden’s feminist foreign minister has dared to tell the truth about Saudi Arabia ...

Federal Government to abandon plans to log World Heritage Area if UNESCO will not ratify it

The exciting times we live in ... really?

Launceston City Council: What is the rush?

An Open Letter to Shane Warne

Global Underwater Digital Cable: Why?

Global Worming

Coming Home: An Interview with Myer

The Plan to poison Lord Howe Island ...

Paris climate deal: nearly 200 nations sign in end of fossil fuel era

A Grave Matter in Ross

The Emperor Has No Clothes

SHOCKER: Will Minister Harriss outlast FT?

The Tasmanian Politician ... and the powerful will of Mr Farrell ...

Three Capes Track takes the wild out of wilderness

Tasmanian Upper House MP alleges evidence of foxes in state fabricated ...

Turnbull’s Political Philosophy

A miscarriage of justice ...

Tasmania Report: A Tale of Two Tasmanias

The Innovation Conjuring Trick ...

HVC: Time for an administrator?

Australia must take subs off the table for Japan because of whaling

‘Remembering the Children of the Royal Derwent’

Russell River ... and Huon Aquaculture ...

NATION: Malcolm's Flash as a Rat with a Gold Tooth ...

No Planet B, no Planet A

Corporate profits and 'jobs, jobs, jobs' appear to dominate in our Aquaculture industry

A Response: The Fight about Western Might being Right

Left behind ...

The Making of a Post-Modern Testament ...

Catholic Church in Australia is 'an obstacle to the wellbeing of society', senior Archbishop claims

$7.5 million ... for a done (FSC) deal ... ?

Bob Brown challenges Brett Whiteley to front up

Turnbull goes to Paris climate talks with 'a policy that does not exist'. Bishop ... of Entitlement

Don't sell off the farm ...

The Fight about Western Might Being Right ...

Former Gunns boss John Gay should not have to pay back money made from insider trading, lawyers say

Is what has now become a failed equalisation scheme, to be the Coalition’s legacy?

This is appalling ...

Ted's Bio-Blitz ...

Review of Integrity Commission Act 2009

Thousands Rally in Hobart for Climate Action

'Building plan threatens heritage-listed trees'

Documentary maker David Bradbury is in the Dole-drums

Malcolm ...

Mal Brough and Mr Ashby ...

COP21: For a just, transformative & gender-responsive climate agreement

Mekong: Troubled Waters ...

One dead in log-truck smash ...

Japan’s decision to recommence whaling is caused by Australian government weakness

VDL sale: Chinese businessman Lu Xianfeng revealed as buyer

TODAY: Registered Clubs Association of NSW folds ...

Mt Lyell re-opening likely within two to three years

Senate fails to reinstate night-fishing ban on super trawler Geelong Star by a vote

Researchers suspect fox evidence fabrication, Tasmania Government opts not to investigate

'World’s Best Practice' ... ? Rebuff Libs, say Weber, Putt, McKim ...

STATE: Erich's triumph ...

Report Dispels Myth of Cheap Tassie Rent

Tassie left off the (mushroom) Map ...

A response to Lissa Johnson ...

How and why ISIS emerged ...

The Patent That Could Destroy Monsanto and Change the World

Population is the World’s Number One Problem, says Kiwi Conservationist

Kiwi 'Hunter-Conservationists' Slam DOC Poison Plan

A Cry from the Heart – Morwell residents done and dusted

PARIS: Spot The Extremists ...

Anglicare is opposed to the transfer of titles of Tasmanian public housing properties

STATE: Wages in private boom but public slump

Mercury sees the light ...

Shame on the State Governments of the past 20 years ...

Brighton Council votes unanimously to join anti-pokies’ groups

The Red Fox incursion into Tasmania

PARIS: You can't Bomb the World to Peace ...

What are green solvents and how do they add value to plantation forests?

Planning Tasmania’s electric future

A parrot from the past ...

We cannot learn from the past ...

An Argument for Assisted Dying in Australia: Andrew Denton’s Di Gribble Argument in full

Brisbane Baroque's stunning Mark II ... what might have been at the Theatre Royal ...

NATION: A Malcolm for All Seasons on tour ...

All is well with Australian Conservatism

STATE: The Truth about Jobs ...

FSC ... and public health. The Log Truck Danger ...

Climate change puts UTAS plans at risk

Plans to log Swift Parrot critical nesting refuge

Shame on the Pokies industry ...

Praying for Rain. Surging Seas: UTAS Launi plan under water ... ?

Nikolic complaint: UTAS refuses to renew employment of outspoken lecturer

The Pokies Cup. Five Runners. What are the odds?

'A Mockery of the Role of Parliament'

Hobart's iconic pub Knopwood's to close its doors

What has happened to University culture? Whither the Launceston campus?

Taste the mojo lost

STATE ... of denial

NATION: Another week ... Another backflip

Tasmania's water dilemma ...

Amnesty's disturbing report ...

TPP Trade Pact Would Give Wall Street a Trump Card to Block Regulations

Saudi Wells Running Dry — of Water — Spell End of Desert Wheat

First Paleo Toilets To Be Installed In Fitzroy ... !

Urgent patients waiting months or years for care

State Government considers secret private bid for public 'medical services'

Health underfunded by $1.4 billion over a decade

STATE: Lonely Planet stands by advice ... Tassie's Australian of the Year ...

Trust's 'disgraceful amendment'. Keep the mountain as is, says Don Knowler ...

Government House: Kate Warner honours the EDO ...

Vice-Chancellor Dumps on Launceston

Is Neo-Liberalism on the way out?

NATION: Get your snout out of the trough ... GST

The Demise of the Dinosaur Fossil Fuel Industry at Last!

Senator Eric Abetz drops racist slur on radio while defending opposition to gay marriage

The malady: why untrained judges need help from ordinary people

The refugee crisis, captured in one staggering animated graphic

Glenorchy City Council general manager’s salary surges

Well hello Mr Tassie!

Did Murdoch win?

Sweetbreads! A Tale of Protests, Polaroids and the Pill in 1960s Hobart

Japan’s whaling gambit shows it’s time to strengthen the rule of science in law

Has FT turned the corner?

What happens if a major political donor doesn’t disclose?

Federal Hotels' predicament

Premier's State of the State address to CEDA

Time for a permanent Ban on Fracking

Jaensch Misleads over Dorothy Dixers

PLANNING: Open Letter to the Legislative Councillors ... bill passes ...

Campaign Launches Super Trawler Summer of Action

PLANNING: An Open Letter to MLCs

Dear Mayor Coad ...

Fossil Free Protestors Expect Meaningful Negotiations are Imminent

Pioneer folk wonder if TasWater’s WorkSafe Tasmania Award is a joke ...

Palm oil, pollution and pyro-politics

Tarkine Vandalism: More Forestry Untruths Exposed ...

NATION: Love is in the Air ... Amnesty, Abyan ...

NATION, Turnbull: ‘Small L’ Liberal Or Planet-Eating Death Star ... ? Amnesty, Abyan

Tony Blair's 'apology' gives the game away

Launceston ...

Millennial Masculism Man (2)

26 bankers already sentenced to a combined 74 years in prison

Diesel exhaust alters half of flower scents honey bees use to find food

Will Space Miners Save the Earth?

'You have tortured me in every way ...'

Hundreds without life savings. Burning-off's limits. 'Another handout for Forestry ...'

All bets are off if deal’s lost: Greg Farrell puts heat on Libs ... will they buckle ... ?

NATION: The Hole in Malcolm's argument ...

UTAS Vice Chancellor’s Office Occupied: Day 8

Get a Glimpse into the not-so-humble honey bee

Tony Abbott's great mate Stevo history in Canada ...

Case against Australia builds at The Hague

Effective harm-free treatments suppressed

Ka-Ching: pokies documentary reveals what makes the machines so addictive

How We're Surrounded by Disaster Capitalism

A Human Rights Scandal – by Kat Banyard

She wore frumpy clothes ...

Michael Ware's war record

UTAS Launceston move to Inveresk a 'great deception'

'Retribution and familial links in the Valley ...'

I am dumbstruck ...

TLC’s Jane Hutchinson shortlisted for the Tasmanian Australian of the Year Award

Closing down FOI: a case study in sneaky government

Is the Fox guarding the Forestry 'Chook House'?

STATE: Greens Move to Defer Planning Bill ... Defeated. The Groom entitlement? Backroom deals?

TPP and Tasmania’s GMO moratorium. Corporates can sue. What we don't know. Positive to Libs

TODAY, Parliament Lawns, Hobart: National Ban Live Export Rally

NATION: Stop the boasts ...

'Tasmanian Gas Price Crisis'

NATION: There's never been a more exciting time to be Malcolm Turnbull ... MH17 ...

Copping Toxic Lawsuit Discontinued: 'More than a SLAPP suit'

Mercury Exclusive first look: Hobart’s newest high-end hotel revealed

The light rail genie is out of the bottle ...

A beautiful corner cabinet ... and blackwood logs on the Burnie wharf ...

Who wrote these words ... ?

On Bullshit ...

John Batman: A Life ...

Australian children exposed to toxic mining metals do worse at school

What was disturbing was the police presence and its ridiculously heavy-handed attitude

Whatever the truth of Garrett’s story, it’s about gambling industry politics & influence

Burning off: This risky situation is completely unacceptable ...

Who murdered Lulu ... ? Contamination scare ...

Tasmanian forests, timber craftsmen and another looming battle

Loughnane’s departure allows for Mantach truth to come out

Removing the democratic right of the people of Tasmania to influence planning approvals

DwDTas praises Californian Governor for signing assisted dying law

Rewilding the Earth ... An Ethical Conviction

NATION: Everything is on the table

The way to stop devil deaths ... ?

The never-ending madness on Nauru

Living with Grandma

Health Roundup ...

Triabunna Wharf: 'Working with Mr Wood ...'

NATION: New wine in old bottles. The Summit ...

STATE: Mass resignations, says Eric Abetz. Not so, says PM. Cadbury. DPIWE dramas ...

Former Gunns boss John Gay faces new court action to strip his assets

Australian Marine Science has become truly parasitic, 'killing its host' ...

FSC: Express your concerns ...

Which heating is the most efficient for Tasmania?

Complaint against Catholic anti-equality booklet, "Don't Mess with Marriage", to be lodged today

NATION: The monumental Health waste ...

Rape victims and whistleblower speak out about Nauru violence

‘We view this place as home now'

The Queen and I go a long way back ...

The Tarkine Tiger

Where to from here?

Decriminalise the use of small amounts of illicit drugs ...

As a young African woman, I have a privileged position ...

Advocates of the Far Side

What's Australia coming to ... ?

Norfolk Island: Majority distress ...

July 29: Fish River Mini Hydro Power Scheme Proposal

'Absolute insult ...' 'Wedging the Mayor ...' 'Threat to residents ...'

And so, it's come to this ...

Triabunna wins Tasmanian Tidy Town

TIPS: Southern Design Centre closes. Cruise ship season race against time

Workshop offers tips on medical cannabis

NATION: Another week, another Prime Minister. The five-point bounce. Abbott's fury ...

Tasmania takes the lead in affordable housing

Plug and Play ... the Neo-Wilderness Experience

Kneecapped ... !

Whipping away nasty compassion

Wilfully misleading the Tasmanian public ...

Green Death from Above

Fate of a House on a Fort on a Hill

Here comes the Great Disruption ...

Uruguay shows the way by leaving secret trade deal

Return of Rebekah

David Walsh takes on the Farrells ...

Geelong Star: The Grim Reaper ...

World's best ... anywhere but Tasmania ...

Peter Coad: Some issues may not be properly dealt with ...

A light at the end of a decade-long tunnel ...

Franklin Square: International Day Against Live Exports

How can you not despair?

The End of Abbottland ...

Liberals Back Old, Destructive Loser. The Blackmail Threat ...

NATION: Not waving, drowning. TURNBULL quits, challenges Abbott ...

Peter Dutton And Tony Abbott May As Well Have Been Laughing At Aylan Kurdi

Classy Tasmanian MPs' acts ...

Asylum seekers are being abused on our watch. It's time to put detention under surveillance

Why is Abbott a Dead Man Walking ...

What Counts: Tools to Help Define and Understand Progress Towards the $100 Billion ...

Author of Money Logging in Hobart highlights Tasmanian connection to Asian timber mafia

Reply to Herald Sun article about my son: Lambie

Dear PPB Advisory: Possible misuse of public funds to prop up seemingly bankrupt companies

Ta Ann's Abdul Taib Mahmud amd money laundering ... ?

Tasmania ... the highest rate of female suicide in Australia ...

Rob Walls' record of the Candlelight Rally and Vigil. Wilkie: Double it!

Board of Inquiry for Huon Valley Council

Abbott's war on governance

Smells like Team Australia ... Guess How Many Virtual People They Killed ...

NATION: It's all about the people of Canning

Footy ... a solution?

How English politicians, judges and lawyers went for the money

The Tasmania Opportunity celebrates Premier’s 500 Safe Haven Enterprise Visa Announcement

It is outrageous ... Abbott rejects Greens call to open doors ...

Tasmania needs new Threatened Species Plan

Expert internal advice to Government identified logging will ‘significantly affect WH values'

NATION, STATE: Mantach ... Who is the Power behind the Throne?

NATION: A conga line of clowns and illusionists. FLANAGAN on Border Force. DYSON stays put ...

Heroic Clare Rewcastle Brown as Malaysia teeters ...

Lucille ...

Tasmania ... explore the delusions ...

1080: Chemotherapy or Holocaust for the NZ Ecosystem

Another Forestry Tasmania lie ...

Loss of Hobart’s Architectural Heritage

What a load of rubbish!

Pesticides linked to bee decline for first time in a countrywide field study

How the Murdoch press has waged a relentless campaign against the BBC (and why it’s worked)

Truth Hurts: The Science Behind Why People Don't Care About The Death Of Our Planet And Democracy

STATE: ‘True’ unemployment rate hits 18% – the nation’s worst

Mantach questions swirl around Premier and Senator Eric Abetz. Police called in ...

NATION: Theatre of the Absurd. 'Sleepwalking'. The Christian Right. Greste. Bart ...

The AFL's Governor Arthur Colony ... Tasmania

STATE: If You Go Out in the Woods Today You’re in for a Big Surprise ...

EDO Tasmania ... Not a cracker ...

Native forest policy full of loopholes and inadequate to protect species and climate

Child protection report fails to answer key questions

Gutwein Preparing to Roll Over to Federal

Will the Abbott Government Approve the Geelong Star Slaughter of Dolphins?

Lapoinya: Missing In Action

Christian leaders arrested in Hobart

Lambie spanks Shorten (Again)

Show Tassie some respect ...

Victorian Liberals made no checks on alleged embezzler. Nothing to see here, say Page and Archer ...

Goodwin Puts Environment at Risk

Colin Russell's Arctic arrest by Russia found to be illegal by The Hague

Thinking outside the Icebox

Jacqui's Burnie Devil Cat: It's a great idea ...

A disturbing understanding ...

Banishing Glyphosate

Will the Aussies claim expenses ...

Victorian Liberal Party probes missing $million-plus. Tassie Libs in damage control ...

Kellam's warning as Will says: 'There's nothing to see here ...'

Nauru rapes: ‘There is a war on women’

Salmon Senate Inquiry part of ongoing of scrutiny, not the end

Rupert’s back in town

Mercury: The Fall ... and why it matters

LGH 'descends into chaos'

The Forgotten Coast ...

Devil Cat Feasibility Study supported by Geelong’s Mayor Darryn Lyons ...

The Future Of Fishing Is On The Line ...

NATION: Abbott's pigeons come home to roost

National Aboriginal meeting to consider constitutional recognition and alternatives

Dyson Heydon ... and the Sir Garfield Barwick Address

Amnesty votes to support pimps, johns and brothel owners

TLC celebrates The Big Punchbowl fundraising success

EMRS: Support for Libs falls to five-year low

Party politics in danger of becoming a tyranny of a minority

Goodbye Tuvalu

Fair’s fair Jacqui Petrusma

Spain's communist model village

Creating a Future that Works

Attorney-General Vanessa Goodwin ...

Weed Whackers

This Politician’s Speech About His Gay Uncles Will Give You Chills

Carbon accounting & FT profitability

Ta Ann, Forestry Tasmania and the loss-making Take-or-Pay Contracts

Far more beautiful left standing

The 'appalling consultation' over planning scheme changes ...

UTAS VC office occupied ...

Order emerges out of Chaos: the fundamental insight of science

Medical students concerned new emissions reduction target jeopardises health of Australians

Rob Walls' Picture Essay of today's (Sat) Hobart City Hall rally in support of ...

Young Tasmanian musicians take the sweet sound of success to Victoria

Lambie’s heartfelt plea for mandatory detox

Can a hydro-power industry and a high quality tourist trout fishery ever co-exist?

What else the rorting of the public purse via travel expenses has exposed ...

Australia was ready to act on climate 25 years ago, so what happened next?

The renaissance of small-scale manufacturing

Call for submissions re the Tasmanian Government’s Review into the Industrial Hemp Industry

Researchers find pear juice can ward off hangovers

Nine must-ride trips for cyclists

How to save the Planet ... and Humankind

How Mohammad Nasim Najafi died in a detention centre

A history of Hydro

Obama's flexible fix to climate change as dirty power dominates in Oz

Why has Scandinavia got it right and we haven't?

Increasingly, we can't trust journalists to decipher finance

Australia’s relentless corporate welfare to Malaysian logging company as new forest mill opens

NATION: All this bullshit has gone too far ...

Misconduct alleged at Senate inquiry into forestry investment schemes

NATION: Bronny ... the 'bad' system's poor 'victim'. PM Tony: Worst ever? Abetz ...

But, Why?

Nordic Model Sex Work

Future of Carmichael mine hinges not on skinks or snakes, but its business case

How Groningen invented a cycling template for cities all over the world

Lapoinya Letter of Learning

Xenophobia is killing our Planet

The Protest at Vedanta ...

Racist booing of Adam Goodes: this is Abbott’s Australia

Exclusive: Amnesty International UK's stitch-up job?

Silence Of The Churches

Bridgewater Bridge ...

STATE: The case for a tunnel under Davey Street, Hobart

Hands in the Dirt for Space Food

A renegade trawler, hunted for 10,000 miles by vigilantes

Bronny: Worse than getting your wisdom teeth out ...

Tony Abbott, 2012: The Speaker is the guardian of parliamentary standards ...

Vale Dr Louise Crossley

Neighbours of Fish Farming group forms to take community concerns to industry

Factory Trawler Cries Poor at Dolphin Protection Measures

Tasmanian Government killing off last 2000 Swift Parrots

Palmer and Wilkie to move no confidence motion in Speaker

Groom must end uncertainty on Tariff 41. Petition ...

Doing justice to Tasmania’s role in the national marriage equality debate

Eric Abetz is Rodney Croome’s best friend

Lambie disappointed by loss of Burnie International Tennis Classic ...

Dirty Money and Dirty Deals

Tasmania’s healthcare leaders unite to drive change

Shark-attack Insight ...

NATION: All you need is talk ...

The Troglodytic Liberals and the Epoch of Coal

Liberals Must Rule Out Changes to Permits

Local Councils Vote for Transparency at TasWater

The end of capitalism has begun

Diesel toxins

A Key Lesson for Space Advocates from the Netherlands

Here's The Actual Impact All Those Buckets Of Ice Had On ALS Research

I fear this coming weekend may be my last as a member of the once-proud ALP ...

Letter to the Editor: Is Andrew Nikolic serious?

Barnaby Joyce hates sheep as well as dogs and cows!

The Son With No Name ... Island and Julian Burnside

STATE: Here we go again ... Big Tree ... ?

Rolley laments Gunns mill blunder

Child and adolescent health workers reach crisis point ...

NATION: A hole in the heart ...

Felicity Wishart, Australian conservationist who campaigned for reef and rainforests, dies aged 49

INTERNATIONAL: What Donald Trump was up to while John McCain was a prisoner of war ...

What prostitution really means for women

Bob Ellis says he may have weeks to live after liver tests deliver 'very bad' news

The burning question ...

Wise old Mother Nature is absolutely indifferent to the human condition ...

HOTHOUSE: Nice ideas in need of a reality check

Amnesty PR machine in overdrive

Rupert Murdoch's News UK shamed by failure to pay legal costs

Activists target Myer for sponsoring animal cruelty

Landmark $25,000 penalty for torrent of anti-gay abuse

NATION: Poor, poor Bronny ...

A fragment of Balmain history

International Acclaim for Bicheno Boathouse

Senate Inquiry Hears Fish Farm Story is Different to Reality

Malaysian corruption scandal

INTERNATIONAL: Iran nuclear deal moves to battleground of US Congress

Treasurer Gutwein's fantasies ...

STATE: Tasmanian Government backs commercial loan for Nyrstar smelter revamp

NATION: the Bill Shorten Show Trial. Hewson on the rise of Isis

STATE: Feasting off the kill ... ? The independent assessor ...

NATION: Through his words we know him ... Hewson on the rise of Isis

Community Engagement Policy Options: Battery Point Foreshore Access ...

Amnesty International condemned over fast-tracking of sex laws policy

Hadi loses his family ...

Chinatown ...

Clive: Check out some of our achievements over the last 18 months

Ta Ann Tasmania: Just like Google ...

Trans-Pacific Partnership would be disastrous for Australia ...

Geelong Star now completely off the leash ...

INTERNATIONAL: Austerity Has Failed ...

Watermark prompts Windsor parly rethink

Tariff changes a further blow to the solar industry in Tasmania

NATION: As Abbott over-hypes ... Turnbull's call to under-hype ...

Lincoln Siliakus ...

The hypocrisy ... the monumental hypocrisy ... ?

STATE, WHA: No mining ... but logging still allowed ... ?

The Age of Post-Democracy

Magna Carta, Waterloo ... not so important after all ... ?

NATION: The dreadful, dreadful Abyss

STATE: Promoting tourism in the Tarkine ... a way ahead

A boomer's take on the housing crisis: a personal response

Hockey’s defamation win is dark news for democracy and free speech

Could wood be bad for the environment? That depends on policy

The rabid attachment to the past

Abbott urged to play fair, not foul on marriage equality bill

The bid to crush the green movement

Tony Windsor: Stop the Brutes

First Day: A celebration of the West Coast ...

Cable Car setback ...

Open letter, $4m lost, an illegal jetty . . .

A typical kneejerk reponse ...

Nothing much has changed in almost half a century ...

STATE: Poisoning our Western Rivers – When will it stop?

Peter Coad: To all Huon Valley residents

Version 02 ... keeping the best in a modern stylistic way …

A Divided Society - Tasmania during World War One

Tasmania’s World Heritage Heroes recognised at Bonn World Heritage meeting

China's Communist-Capitalist Ecological Apocalypse

Scientology ...

NATION: The Joe Hockey Real Estate Primer Part 3

Tasmania ... and Schizophrenia?*

Further expansion of elective surgery centre at Mersey (features) in White Paper

US Supreme Court delivers marriage equality ... bittersweet for Australia

Tasmanian Wilderness profiled at World Heritage Conference

Is the Abbott Government fascist?

ABC 'on the side of Australia', managing director Mark Scott says, amid firestorm over Q&A

Integrity Committee report a missed opportunity

Government Silent on Factory Trawler Geelong Star Killing Another Dolphin

TPC KO for Waterloo Bay barge plan

Eight nominations for Brisbane Baroque (all that Tassie lost ...)

Groom must address Heritage Tasmania criticism

NATION: Abbott trashes the Rule of Law. Housing bubble. Q&A ...

US Senate paves the way for TPP Fast Track as ...

Huon Valley Guessing Games: Light is in the air

STATE: An Italian job?

Tasmanian Conservation Trust facing extinction

Human rights and all that’s wrong with the Magna Carta

Sue Neill-Fraser and Dr Bob Moles ...

Tasmania ... 350 snouts in one small electoral trough ...

Tas Uni academic less than "abundantly clear" about Generation IV nuclear reactors

‘Spin’ – It’s no substitute for a positive response!

A British Genocide in Tasmania

Come on Sue ... spill the beans ...

How it feels to be caught in the headlights ...

Thanks to Paul Lennon ...

Sara ... Behind The Wire ,,,

Victorians explain how they will take over Aboriginal legal services in Tasmania

The Importance of Pope Francis’ Encyclical on the Environment

Paul Ehrlich’s Population Bomb Argument Was Right

Securing Economic Rights ... The Time has Come ...

Washington’s “First Objective” ...

Dismantle Forestry Tasmania and sell its assets: A response ...

How Wild is the Tarkine Wilderness?

Wilkie urges forestry probe

NATION: A record-breaking tally of red cards. Abbott at odds with the Pope ...

Forestry: The courage to speak out ...

Forestry Tasmania comes of age ...

Glenorchy: I am disturbed at what is happening with the council

Iraq: It's time for an inquiry ...

The housing crash we had to have: A Gen Y perspective on the bubble

Tasmanian Integrity Commission should act on Forestry Tasmania

A pathetic attempt at justifying an atrocious decision

The new Hobart City Council logo: Hokey, says Leo ...

The Big Bang Theory

Andrew Nikolic: The man who would tell the ABC how to tell us how to think

The Self-Poisoning of New Zealand by Name and by Nature

The Old Man Of The Sea And The Humble Tassie Scallop

A year ago in Hobart ...

The lure of the dead-end

Geelong Star Trawler Management In More Hot Water

Forestry Tasmania, Andrew Wilkie MP and the tabled document ...

Andrew Wilkie: Time for a Royal Commission into Forestry Tasmania. TV Pulp Mill spruiked ...

Tasmanian Greens Deep In Limbo - Where To Now?

Job numbers ‒ good, bad, ugly

Peter Gutwein, I am appalled at the inadequate response you have sent me, Another $10m for FT

STATE: Torching the Tarkine - More Liberal Lunacy. The terrified bushwalker ...

Rodney writes a book ...

World Heritage delegation seeks protection for Tasmanian Wilderness

Queen's Birthday honours: Former political leaders and legal minds head Tasmania's list

Land of the Northwestern Redneck ...

NATION: Facing mutiny ... Abbott goes on the attack

I approached the Labor government ... but they would not help

Disasters ...

To Bluey ...

The narrow road to the deep north ...

TCT shares Tasmanian Environment Association doubts on Single Statewide Planning Scheme

State Budget a Wasted Opportunity for Waste Management Reform

Famous historian inaccurate on Napoleon ...

Isla's Feminist Roundup ...

Brush up on the Roos of the World

Keep it in the ground ...

Tony Abbott is almost certainly a British dual citizen — and so he can't be our PM

Gillian Triggs has the right to criticise politicians' use of power, says Labor

Australia has forfeited world leadership on climate policy, says Kofi Annan panel

The Lord Howe Island Rat Eradication Programme

The liquidation of Nature

FIFA and Blatter: how money and sport are joined at the hip

Advocates to pursue legal challenge against anti-bias exemption

No ticker in Heart of the Huon for LG reality

NATION: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Why We Torture Asylum Seekers ...

STATE: The mean little god of small government

STATE Budget: Is it good management or good luck?

NATION: Hairy-chested, Tough Guy stuff ...

The Super-Ministry of Fish 'n Chips ...

UNESCO drafts a damning rejection of World Heritage management

Drug Running, Executions and The Whole Damned Thing

Tasmanian Authors: The Real Gems of Australia

Our Mania for Hope Is a Curse

Australia must change the way it generates wealth

Two of Us: A beautiful love story ...

The philosophy of giving

HVC: $80,000 to review a hall; $10,000 to review a council ...

NATION: Gina Rinehart, Barnaby Joyce slammed for 'extraordinary' actions during trust case

RFA: We are concerned by the lack of openness ...

What’s next for tobacco control? A smoke-free generation

Following Ireland down the path to equality

Fish deaths leave questions about Macqaurie Harbour oxygen levels unanswered

NATION: Abbott's boatload of accountability

Bob Brown Foundation showcases Tales from the Tarkine at Hobart event

Push polling on native forest biomass as RET decision moves to the Senate

Dear Brett Whiteley ...

A simple yes or no will suffice

How I Didn’t Become A Victim To Bullying: Caroline Dean, TEDxQueenstown

Keep Our Rail lines Tasmania (KORT): The North-East multi-use trail

There was so much smoke it was hard to pinpoint where the burns were ...

Australian Possums in Kiwi Blunderland

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

EU dropped pesticide laws due to US pressure over TTIP, documents reveal

The world is waking up to the $5.3 trillion cost of fossil fuels

Australia: The only Anglosphere nation without marriage equality ...

Nick Davies, a journalist who investigated his own

Dear Mrs Petrusma: This decision is short-sighted

International Museum Day ... and TMAG was CLOSED!

Kim Booth to Step Down from Parliament

Greens say Australia should take Rohingyan refugees

STATE: UTAS students risk arrest for fossil free divestment

Tasmania’s environmental laws leave plenty of room for improvement

Off-road motorists' continued use of Tarkine tracks makes farce of ban

NATION: RET a shocking betrayal by the old parties ...

Meet The Tasmanian Comic Book Artist Taking The United States By Storm From His Bedroom

STATE: John West would turn in his grave ...

Tassie couple's NZ ceremony fulfills their dream to marry ...

NATION: Personal choice and economic reality; Paid Parental Leave

NATION: Hockey's incredible Budget Back-Flip

Ella ... and the story that created our nation ...

Martyn Turner visits Oz ...

Mayor Coad's Letter to the Editor on local government reform ...

NATION/STATE: Gonski; A once-in-a-generation opportunity ...

Peter Brohier's letter to Tony Abbott. All Peter Brohier articles on TT

We need to change thinking and direction. Our future demands it ...

Amnesty Members put No Confidence motion in Amnesty Australia Board at Hobart AGM

Lucille Butterworth - Tasmania's Oldest and Most Baffling Murder?

The end of compassion ...

Scientists: Earth Endangered by New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans

Jeb Bush Confronted By College Student: 'Your Brother Created ISIS'

Beekeepers see 42% of US honeybee colonies die off in a single year

Monty and the surrender

Submit to two really important reviews ...

Sarawak Report: Action on corruption at last ...

Government must come clean on Forestry exit funds fraud and non-compliance

Replace Christine with Aboriginal, says Michael Mansell

The More Things Change ... 1994: No Cable Car!

Venture’s worst kept secret confirmed: It’s time to turn off the subsidy tap ...

Budget 2015 ... Reaction. Bill's Budget reply ...

STATE: MIS post mortem. Forestry job losses

HACSU reveals LGH waiting list crisis

Geelong Star dolphin deaths condemned by Senate

Lucille: Four people of interest in 46yo case, Tasmanian coroner says

Sea level rising faster in past 20 years than in entire 20th century. Here comes El Nino ...

The Tarkine Coast – A Wildlife Refuge

NZ: A programme to poison a nation

NATION: Where there's smoke there's Joe (and Tony)

Triabunna: Despite the autumn colour, spring (is) in the air ...

Deceptions and such pranks are fun though ...

Knowledge is power ...

After Shorten's shabby Milne send-off, can Labor's Greens resentment end?

Macquarie chief Nicholas Moore's pay soars to $16.5m

Paraguay postscripts

JOBS: The outlook is gloomier than it has been for a long time. Charities under pressure

STATE: Milne got results from minority pacts with both sides of politics

Culling pest animals can do more harm than good

Geelong Star: Where are the Tasmanian Liberals? $320,00 gift to Libs

NATION: RET deal means fewer jobs, less clean energy and more pollution

Christine Milne resigns ...

This vandalism occurs without any apparent sign of action by Tasmania Police ...

Your money ... and how it is spent

Waterloo Bay: The Great Deceit

NATION: A serious own-goal by the brain dead. Chan, Sukumaran ...

Caught in a net of deceit

The Waterloo Bay proposal and the Southwood site ...

Removal of Schulim Krimper commission from St Mary's Cathedral, Harrington St, Hobart

The deplorable and sickening rape of Heritage ...

University of Tasmania loses $100,000 on Fossil Fuel Gamble

Rednecks hoon through the Tarkine ...

Stop driving the Tasmanian devil to extinction. Sign the Petition ...

Why Does 1080 Poison Make Kiwis Like Lewis Angry?

'So we'll be poor ... but refreshed ...'

Beautiful Tasmania has suffered so long ... for nothing

Bye-bye local power ripoffs?

What they should have said ...

NATION: Balls of steel and feet of clay

Public apology proves there’s more to China story

Factory trawler Geelong Star returns to port after again catching dolphins

Omega transport plan: Linking Victoria and Tasmania

New report finds need for fundamental change in Tasmania’s forest laws

Paul Harriss Pretence: FT closer to closure

Bigots' Charter passes despite growing community concern

Celebrating ... the First Day of The Month ...

New call for Government to come clean on Macquarie Harbour fish farms

Securing the future of Forestry Tasmania

WORLD: Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran executed by Indonesian firing squad

Lapoinya ... The Battle for Middle Earth

The Great Plunder ... Wilkie revelation. Booth ...

What makes Tasmania different ...

The Horror, The Horror of Ice ...

Chinatown: It would wok around the clock ...

NATION: ANZAC makes week a long climb in politics

WORLD: The Nepal Quake. Chan, Sukumaran

NATION: The failure of The System ...

Not the corporate miner we want ...

Discovering the Spirit of Tasmania ...

Once-proud Rowitta is now an abandoned ship ...

Will the Homeless again be struggling ... ?

Cherrytopia & Hipsteria ...

Australia no longer has a 2-party system ...

Footfalls echo in the memory ...

Peter Jones: It's also brave to stand for peace

TasWater concedes NE Tas water may have been contaminated for years. A Will ... but no way?

Tasmania introduces “religious freedom” legislation, just days after Indiana scraps it

Venture Minerals' 2 cents worth

STATE: Seal and dolphin death toll begins ... Pulp Mill ... Forestry ...

An ANZAC reflection ...

Bread-and-circuses live on ...

Failing to deliver ...

NATION: Surplus to requirements ...

Rosebery - 7 years on and still waiting for safe water?

99 problems, and solutions ain’t one!

The lessons of history are critically important ...

Inspiration or isolation?

Super Trawler ban must ban Super Trawlers. Don Knowler: The forgotten stakeholders ...

Media Awards: Tassie Times gets a gong!x

'Wooley, you are selfish ... you just want to keep the place to yourself ...'

What comes after sorry?

Lost wolves in sheep's clothing ...

Family learns fate of WWI Belgian boy smuggled out of country and adopted by Tasmanian soldier

Black War: The incompetent in pursuit of the intangible ...

The State Government’s under-funding of health ...

A Blast from the Past in the Tarkine Karst

Spot the Similarities

Why does it cost more to ship to Melbourne ... than from Melbourne to UK?

From Paraguay to Gallipoli

Losing my religion for equality

Where does the law stand on immunisation?

The Way We Were ...

Tasmanians rally against Super Trawlers. Rec Fishers political party. Weekend rally details. The Ban

Andrew Nikolic ... and Anzac Day ...

The Far-Right threat to Federation ...

Why the future depends on restoring democracy ...

Forestry Tasmania logging threatens extinction for species ... and for FSC certification

Kelly ... the mystery of Dan ... and Ned

Is this the end of a very bad dream?

All that Tassie has lost ...

Mission Creep ...

Told you so, TasWater and Dr Roscoe Taylor

The axing of Pesticide Monitoring in Waterways

Time to take anti-whaling stance straight to Japanese. Closing the door on Japan's argument

I would be delighted to take a trip to Hobart ...

Hobart City Council unanimously backs marriage equality motion

Battery Point Walkway ... and the vanities of a small community

Handel’s Sensational Opera at Brisbane Baroque. The dedication to Peter Underwood ...

What does Andrew Nikolic MP for Bass, stand for?

NATION: Taxing times for Senate sub-commitee

Abbott is of course not the only liar in public life ...

Pesticides Linked to Honeybee Deaths Pose More Risks, European Group Says

The dystopian lake filled by the world's tech lust

Hobart council aldermen expense claims under scrutiny

Leo: Mea Culpa ...

Tasmanian tourism the best in the country

Minister Harriss to hand 61,500 hectares of Tarkine reserves to mining speculators

Let's stop Tasmania's swift parrots going the way of the dodo

It’s not the Tasmanians I know. The Tasmanians I know are proud, resourceful, curious

Will Whiteley condemn quad-bike riding vandals?

70 artists spend 3 days in Tarkine wilderness to capture threatened landscapes

Tasmanian Government to pay Launceston sawmiller $1m to keep operating

Health reform ... and the perils of hope

The Way We Were ...

A dog's death from 1080 poisoning ...

The genius of the common law ...

An Aldi Easter ...

No wonder he's grinning ...

Who is Andrew Nikolic, Member of Parliament for Bass?

Help! Saving Australia

Baroque and bogans battle over the menu at lunch with Leo Schofield

NATION: Morrison's bogus call for a coalition of ideas

Lapoinya ...

This is a very fishy business ...

The Price of Milk

Tumult at the Daily Telegraph

Rodney Croome OAM out of order on surrogacy

Prostitution: A Word That UN Women Do Not Want to Hear

Indigenous City

it seems that it's a "pay up, or piss off and die", type of scenario!

April Fool's Day ...

Clubs Australia: Shameless and defamatory

Short-Tailed Shearwaters: Stop the Slaughter

Super Trawler: This is not an April Fool's Day Joke

NATION: How they talk down to us ...

First Day of the Month ... a celebration of 10 Murray ... and Entropy ...

New Zealand is stockpiling pure Compound 1080 ...

STATE: The Dubious Liberal Handback ...

NATION: Lambie seeks to form Independent Network. Eric Abetz's 'lurid fantasies'

Discover the Spirit of Tasmania ... and Western Civilisation

The terrible consequences of fundamentalism ...

In defence of Andreas Lubitz

Australia ... be outraged by the real terror

Stop flip-flopping Abbott and help all women

The Pioneer Cup – Horse-trading for safe drinking water in Tasmania

HERETIC: Why Islam needs a Reformation NOW

FEA’s Receivers Deloitte has at last found a buyer for FEA’s land and trees

Legal persons at risk for cartel conduct

Flabbergasted ... !

Vanuatu latest ...

And the implications federally are ... ?

University Stands up to Political Bullying

Worse than the TPP? Defence pilloried

Specialty Timbers Scandal Lingers On

Welcome 'home', Richard ...

No ‘Super Dump’ for Tasmania

BirdLife Tasmania calls for immediate cessation of logging of Swift Parrot habitat

BirdLife Tasmania disgusted by 3-year olds being “licensed to kill”

NZ's 1080 blackmail letters' threat to poison dairy products: The Fallout for Tasmania

The Surplus Fetish ...

Mussel Growers Raise New Alarm About Salmon Farm Impacts

The Wisdom of The Elder

Team Clean's record haul of rubbish

Recreational Fishers And Conservationists Demonstrate Together To Stop Latest Super Trawler Proposal

A Curious Episode in Sarawak

NATION: The Energiser-Bunny ...

The disintegration of transport equity

Rodney Croome's Lent Lecture to St Matthews ...

Tasmanian fuel reduction program an Australian first

Wilderness Draft Plan should be withdrawn

A multi-billion dollar disaster in the making

Wotif founder Graeme Wood takes stake in battery storage developer Redflow

A history of two legal systems in 700 words ...

Greedy Californians are almost out of water

Researchers raise concerns over underwater Totten Glacier melt

Hobart Community Rallies to Support Embattled Pensioners

Break the Federal Group monopoly

NATION: Save the Children staff say Moss review exposes negligence on Nauru

Former prime minister Malcolm Fraser dead at 84

Seven per cent can’t afford the doctor

Jacqui Lambie goes into bat for Diggers

An extraordinary invasion of privacy of an ordinary private citizen. Examiner tale vanishes

Gunns: The Wall of Silence. Sawmiller cash referred to Integrity Commission

Entropy ...

Tasmania missing $2.8bn opportunity for big clean energy exports

Another Super Trawler heading to Australia

Mr Nikolic MP, Dr Powell and freedom of expression ...

NATION: Most senior Catholic charged. Pyne's bill axed. Metadata ...

Bill Bostock Benefit

Call for permanent fracking ban

A very dark territory where our conduct as a nation betrays our vision of ourselves

Stage 4: The Final Step in the Colonisation and Possession of Australia

All about women ...

Socially absurd ... and economically backward

Leading Tasmanians defend Safe Schools program

Liberating Australia from an Addiction to Unemployment

Play ...

Great Speech (1)

Freedom of conscience and the Liberal Party

Epitaph to Forestry Tasmania

Four Cases ...

Lambie calls for Pyne’s sacking over his latest Higher Education threat

Hobart health risked by cruise ships? Background Briefing's shocking report

Vanuatu: The Cyclone Pam disaster ... with link to where you can give ...

NATION, STATE: National conversation called by those who are deaf to all form of entreaty

Assange says Swedish about-face a victory

MH370 flew to Kazakhstan: Jeff Wise outlines new theory

Huon Valley Guessing Games: The Waterloo Bay fiasco

Regional newsrooms sliced in half in Fairfax scythe. Tassie next ...

NATION: Resist the Fear and Loathing. First Dog ...

Brisbane Baroque ... all that we're missing ...

Triggs was attacked for defending the powerless – and one day another PM will apologise for it

Medicare: the co-payment lives!

The song of the Bali Two executioners: Jokowi vs Gibran

Dying Like An Animal: The Price Of Empathy And How Governments Use Yours Against You

NATION: You should care about Brandis’s Creeper Laws. Jamal Rifi. 4-Corners ...

The Intergenerational Report focuses on the old, when the future belongs to the young

IGR: An alarming piece of sloppy propaganda

Carmen's call

Real leaders ... and real equality

Lots of questions ...

A Jew Stands up for Palestine ...

War, what's it good for?

The Prescience of Evan Whitton

Rushing through a gag ...

Things that can't last ... FT fails the test, says Examiner

STATE: Cadbury dips out of $16 million grant for Tasmanian factory upgrade. FT on the brink ...

Hockey's IGR: Meaningless forecasts based on magical thinking

Forestry’s FSC Application Decision Delayed

STATE: Lapoinya; Institutionalised duck-shoving. EMRS ...

Nationwide rallies protest cuts to workers' rights and wages. School funding row ...

Indonesian President Joko Widodo's son begs him to spare Chan and Sukumaran

The Intergenerational Report and Triggs' TFC: What it says about us. Thursday: Living to 100

NATION: Abbott’s Dark and Chilling Vision for Australia

Why I have resigned from the Telegraph . ABC Print figures. Death, Drugs and HSBC ...

State of the State ...

Answers Needed Over Macquarie Harbour Health Concerns

Anthropogenic Climate Change Denier’s Nightmare

Fair go ...

Lambie refuses to be intimidated by a beheading threat

Seeds of life ...

She moved us to Melbourne to avoid the possibility ... that I would kill my father ...

Terrified of terrorists?

'He seems to belong on Route 66 instead of the Devil’s Highway ...'

The Final Mother Mountain ...Symphony of Birdsong (52)

Is media objectivity an outdated model?

Toxic TasWater, Part 2 ~ From the Operating Room to a Public Meeting with the Health Minister

Tarkine Rainforest and the Mining Industry Spin

Sammy Cox: First white man in Tasmania ... Fact or Myth?

Germany is a cautionary tale of how energy policies can harm the economy

Parents call on the Tasmanian Government to fund public education

Brandis must resign

Abbott ignored Joyce, Hunt and departmental advice over failed Tasmanian forest policy: FOI document

The deer poachers

NATION: A dark new chapter ...

UK man behind Isis beheadings identified as Mohammed Emwazi

TFGA applauds fracking decision

Environmental Groups rally local, national & global support for Wilderness

Teaching degrees are an easy option ...

EOI Process Update

Apocalypse Now ... Lapoinya

NATION: National security ...

NATION: Unfunded empathy. The Gillian Triggs offer ...

Transportation Press: Transportation islands and cities launched. Welcome Iran!

Brawl over ‘wannabe’ and ‘tick-a-box’ Aborigines

Missing MH370 data 'strongly suggests' the Malaysia Airlines jet was deliberately flown off course

Westminster morphs into Presidential ... by default

Pulp mill stink spelled the end of Gunns

We need to think this big ...

Costa Rica Introduces Law to Mandate Valuation of Natural Capital

Major decline in waterbird numbers across eastern Australia

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (51)

Fracking Our Way into Hell on Earth

Minister Colbeck should think again ...

Help promote ... Turning Points to Compassion

Pharmaceutical industry gets high on fat profits

Noon Today, Black Buffalo: A Tribute to the 2/40th

The Dodgy USD$700,000,000 Loan Deal At The Heart Of 1MDB’s Mega Debt Crisis

More Projects Moving on to Second Stage of EOI Process

TMAG Farewells Trustee Chair

The Ghost Woodchip Carriers Of Tasmania

Liberal Trolls attack Dr Powell again

Trade deals tie Government's hands on berry contamination scare

Let's Do The Time Warp Again: Senator Colbeck Is Repeating Labor Mistake

Liberals undermining future of Triabunna community. Download Dissenting Report ...

Dr Powell, The Examiner letter and Mr Nikolic MP

There just isn't the trust that local needs will be properly met ...

Gone to the dogs ...

Lapoinya: Has FT found the way?

First Projects Through to Stage 2 of EOI process

Lapoinya: You just could not make this stuff up ...

The disastrous economics of the past 50 years ...

Change the Entitlements: Chain mail accidently attributed

The attacks on Gillian Triggs

Representing the future of waste management in your community

Ban Fracking in Tasmania

An 'Unscientific' Reading of the Case

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (50)

Fog on the Lake

Skin in The Game ...

Tasmania’s whole-of-government LGBTI leadership

How the law protects serial rapists and organised criminals

Abbott: the slathering junkyard dog ...

Brisbane Baroque is the reinvention of a highly successful music festival ...

NATION: UK pledge to phase out coal a wake up call for blinded Liberals, Nationals & Labor

Tanya Plibersek: my husband's life after drug conviction shows what Bali Nine pair have to offer

Children in detention exposed to danger, Human Rights Commission finds

Energy Strategy ignores the big issues

UTAS increases direct fossil fuel investments ten-fold

Harriss Protest Bill: It works

Lies, damned lies and Peter Gutwein

Salamanca excavation deserves EPA attention

Island magazine rethinks digital publishing ...

The Hobart Cup demo ...

Fairness as a political principle

LNP spills Abbott's guts

World Heritage Area bureaucratic obfuscation ...

Wales follows Scotland and votes in favour of fracking moratorium

The Plight of the Orange-bellied Parrot

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (49)

The Street People

V. J. Carroll and the essence of journalism

Giant pine scale threat

Liberal MPs slam Tony Abbott's decision to bring spill motion forward

Rise and Fall of Gunns: The Grand Folly ...

Abbott dealt out of the game

Tasmania ditches defamation law changes after public backlash

Freed Greste won't be silent on jailed colleagues

Tony Abbott is 'a very good captain ...'

At All Costs: The Dark Psychology Of Abbott Government Climate Policy

Social and Economic Impact Study Report, The Federal Group

Fullers, Tailrace: The Rise and Fall of Gunns. Gunns sues state for half-a-mill

Queensland vote rocks Abbott

Companies suing critics. That's the real enemy of free speech

Indonesian and World Hypocrisy on the Drugs Issue

Australia under the spotlight in Human Rights Watch World Report 2015

The Red Fox incursion into Tasmania ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (48)

A prize that pales all others

Terrorism 101: A little history ...

Ten things to watch on and after election night in Queensland

Inside Operation Boring, the LNP's strategy to reclaim Queensland

A nervous 24 hours ...

Former corruption commissioner fears for the future of good governance

The serious jeopardy of the Rockliff plan ...

Unlocking the potential of Industrial Hemp (Not!)

TasNetworks $1.65 billion debt Shock

Abbott, Credlin, Murdoch ...

Hicks, Brandis, Guantanomo ... and fear

Hobart Baroque? No. Brisbane Baroque

Something in the Water ... An urgent need to re-evaluate

More pie-in-the-sky in The Huon?

Sea Shepherd to spend $12m award on 'dream ship' to patrol Southern Ocean

Climate warning: PM Abbott leads Australia down a withering garden path

The revealing facts on bikie laws and crime in Queensland

NATION: Manus; We must act ...

NATION: Australian of the Year; Rosie Batty. Abbott mocked over Prince Philip ... Tom Uren ...

A request for the removal of an Eric Abetz ad

Dear Eric Hutchinson ...

Building resilience in an era of limits to growth. Greece ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (47)

Saturday Soapbox: Council must ensure Huon plan meets its Waterloo

Call for State and Uni to dump Taib Mahmud ... and Ta Ann

Call for Alternative Australia Day Date

Nyrstar and State Government in talks over ‘hand-up financing’

Tasmanian achievement a matter of national pride

Fact-Checking Julia Jabour and Indi Hodgson-Johnston

STATE: Fixing hospitals? Here’s how. Nyrstar's hand out ...

Ongoing Salmon Expansion Threatens Endangered Whales and Puts Locals Offside

Why is there no one interested in coming to this place ... ?

STATE: The Irony; France, Tasmania ... and Freedom of Speech

Reviewed! MOFO a few years down the track

Spinners who would sell their own grandmothers ...

Smart meters proposed for Tasmania in a current government draft for public comment

The Smith Street Band attacks Tony Abbott's refugee policy with new song

Ocean Life Faces Mass Extinction. 2014 the hottest year on record ...

90% of submissions to Tasmanian fracking review say No!

Love is stronger than hate ...

Fox Scientists: Both Sides Stumped?

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (46)

Dickens on our corrupt legal system

Saudi Arabia's history of hypocrisy we choose to ignore

The ad Doritos doesn't want you to see!

Bob Brown: Wilderness degradation should lead to unique label being dropped

Wilderness – going, going, gone!

Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you thought

It's time to stop lighting fires

AMA welcomes decision to back down on changes to Medicare rebate

Doctors versus Liberals (1)

The Truth About Ta Ann. 'The biggest environmental crime of our times'

New Zealand initiates action against illegal fishing vessels in the Southern Ocean

Maxine's story from the Trenches v Julia's story from the Benches

Free Ranging the Tarkine – An ATV Invasion

World Heritage Desecration

Rupert's at it again ...

NATION: Satirists' rallying cry is being made by Tony Abbott, a caricaturist's dream

... but they might say "Je suis Le Pen" tomorrow ...

TasWater’s surging earnings approaching $300 million

Abbott's secret trip to Iraq

Keogh free: Royal Commission needed

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (45)

Campaign for ‘The Springs Visitor Information Centre’

How other nations treat Heritage sites ...

Government to Enable SLAPP Suits ... the only state in Australia

After the Charlie Hebdo attack, we must resist the clash-of-civilisations narrative

Forico Risks Community Support by Channeling Ghost of Gunns

Ever wonder what happens when you drain a lake ... ?

Meaning lies deep and goes in all directions, like a dream

STATE: Deal ... or No Deal? Revelations from the Triabunna Chip Mill Inquiry ...

Poetry and Anti-poetry

NATION: The Political Capital Of Fear: How It Helps Governments And Why

NATION: How Scott Morrison was parachuted in ...

NATION: Tony Abbott's Reshuffle ...

The grotesque must-read of the year

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (44)

Where Have All the Cod Gone? The End of Capitalism ...

Materialist success has come at a cost

Russia again claims Ukraine shot down MH17

The storm clouds gather; the goal posts recede ...

Open Season on the Tarkine Coast

STATE: TFGA supports fracking moratorium

But wait ... there's more: TT's Tasmanians of the Year

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (43)

School ‘reform’ undermines intelligence

What kind of ABC do we want?

Bank anger

Why Australia is a paradise for white collar criminals

How to squash an economy

Justice Estcourt rules Nelson Bay River mine permit amendments unlawful

FT and the Economic Regulator

MYEFO takes $86 million from Tasmania's Health Budget

Who was Man Haron Monis, the man behind the Sydney siege? Pakistan ...

Jan Cameron sells Spring Bay mill stake to site co-owner Graeme Wood

The more things change ...

NATION: The Lindt Chocolat Cafe siege. MYEFO

The Tragedy of the Commons

Effectiveness and efficiency – is that what local government is really about?

A “lesson for the ages” from two Dead White Mediterranean Blokes

Prince Cnut Defies the Waves of Reality

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (42)

New resource on health threats posed by endocrine-disrupting chemicals

Tarkine: International call to protect nation's heritage

Undermining The Tarkine

A breach of competition policy? FLAG ...

STATE: Royal Hobart Hospital Decision

STATE: Education; Will’s Music Report. The RHH

NATION: What are we afraid of in this country? The Climate Terrorist. Prahran. GP co-payment ...

West Papua: 5 civilians shot dead, up to 22 people injured

World’s largest cave in Vietnam threatened by cable car

Power Less

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (41)

Civil Liberties in Peril Down Under

When the Forces of Media Disruption Hit Home

Another B.S Woodchip Myth Busted!

FT and FSC: Accreditation is simply Not Possible. Your $30 million to subsidise FT ...

STATE HEALTH: 'Devastating’ cuts to RHH staffing ...

STATE EDUCATION, Will Hodgman: You are failing Tassie's children. Letter from a 12-y-o ...

STATE: Pushing a destructive dig it up – chop it down economic vision for Tasmania

NATION: Trauma of seeing asylum seekers die at sea. TPVs back ...

The last of Leo ...

Don't miss Defendant 5, Mon Dec 8, ABC2 9.30pm. FREE tickets to preview ...

Jeremy Ball wins prestigious Award

Tim Ellis, Tasmanian DPP, loses death by negligent driving appeal

Slowly, slowly back to normal service ... To Rache and Trav ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (40)

Very little made sense … apart from crowd control and money-making

Feminists please don't shut up ...

They are failing us miserably ...

The Moral Irrelevance of Christian Doctrine ...

Afghanistan: ‘A Shocking Indictment’

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (39)

Flight MH370: Emirates chief Sir Tim Clark believes information is being concealed

Support Séralini Team for New GMO & Pesticide Risk Research

Iceland shows that a UK constitutional convention should involve politicians as little as possible

The Devil Disease: The Counter Argument ...

Forestry Poisons implicated in devil disease ... as President Xi strokes baby devil ...

Ferguson Cops Out on Medicinal Cannabis Reform

The questions around a Vice Principal ...

NATION, STATE: Self-harm, suicide rates soar. Jacquie junked. Ackland's spray at Morrison

'Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'

The Customer is Always Right ...

The Monster Ants

Wilderness and Development ... Having your cake and eating it too!

The Consequences of fox baits

Don't forget your fracking submission

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (38)

My Pagan Youth Within The Walls Of Christianity

Mayne: Murdoch salaries hit $600 million — but you wouldn’t read about it

Kerry Packer at the Queen's Club

Can it get more ridiculous?

NATION: Abbott's 'nothing but bush' lashed. MH17: Ukrainian fighter implicated ...

China and US strike deal on carbon cuts in push for global climate pact

Jacqui Lambie is ‘a drama queen’ focused on power, says Clive Palmer

Tasmanian Water Monitoring – another casualty of State Budget cuts

Philae probe makes historic landing on comet

STATE: The State Treasurer urges unions to drop strike and accept government pay freeze offer

Planning and governance reform: Will someone have the courage?

NATION: Renewable energy target thrown into confusion as negotiations collapse

Historic Governor Appointment

Tasmania touted as humane, cost-effective, productive asylum seeker solution

World governments failing Earth's ecosystems, says top conservationist

Minister Hunt must act after Tasmanian Government commits to destruction of Aboriginal heritage

Obituary: Barbara Zochling - 17.1.1938 - 15.10.2014

Tasmania Police Manual – release of RTI documents

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (37)

Women’s America

This handmade thing ...

Revitalizing Local Democracy

Her Majesty's garden party

Letter to 2015 AP Stylebook Editor, David Mintho

Libs and live animal export: Evil death cult

Criminalising Nature Lovers

STATE: How are things going, Will?

This genuine Aussie talent ... and Tassie busking laws

FT: Nothing has changed ...

What's The Catch?

Dear Premier Will Hodgman ...

IPCC: rapid carbon emission cuts vital to stop severe impact of climate change

Why the anti-protest bill is necessary to achieve FSC ...

Park Management Trust happy to extend development zone on top of Mt Wellington

A Forest Industry that only Survives thanks to Taxpayer Largesse

Parliamentary standards dropping ...

Writers and artists ... saving wildlife and habitats ...

Not everyone likes devils ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (36)

Garbage Guts!

Whitlam at the Palais Seidler: “When we're alone ...”

London clubs: “Put him on the bill”

It is solved by walking

Norfolk Island dies while Australian Government thieves and thrives (2)

Global Efforts to Protect Southern Ocean Blocked by China and Russia

Damon Thomas: This surreal feeling ...

What Makes Them Tick: Inside The Mind Of The Abbott Government

STATE, LOCAL: Lord Mayor Hickey, Kent takes control, Slade slain

Peter Gutwein's axe ...

The plan to undermine the Land Rights Act

The most horrific abuse yet seen

The Abetzian Nightmare

TPP: Treated like mushrooms

Tonight, 10pm ABC: Skullbone Plains documentary screening

Elite sport remains a cesspit of casual misogyny

Ebola crisis: AMA criticises Australia's response to virus outbreak; West Africa cases exceed 10,000

Ice: The destruction of my tenant's life ...

Medical Cannabis: Dear Mr Hodgman ...

Mary and Mohammad meet Parliament

Wind farms ... and Tony's 'ruthless attack on the RET'

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (35)

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River (3)

Big Ben

The story of the Phoenix Timber

EU leaders agree to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030

Five months and still no answer on Nelson Bay River Mine breach.

Death of a Giant

ICC asked to prosecute Abbott government. Refugee Convention Death Knell ...

The Bid for Marine Protection in Antarctica ...

STATE: Former DPP criticises delays at Tasmania's misconduct watchdog

Tassie's forestry wars echo UK's motorway wars ...

LOCAL: The UTAS city ... and Conflicts of Interest. Despard Gallery's complaint ...

Keeping alive the British colonial tradition of tugging our forelocks ...

Multiple helpings of the 'Wild and dramatic, cultured and quirky, isolated yet accessible'

NATION: Tony and coal, 'A contradiction to all available evidence ...'

STATE: Fracking poses risks to agriculture, tourism, Tasmania's reputation ...

STATE: The possibility of Eden

A Statement from the Maslin Family ...

Andrew Nikolic's Middle Eastern vision provides something for everyone

More on the nesting Peregrine Falcons ... (2)

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (34)

Antarctica: Opportunity for global leadership and lasting legacy

Is the taxpayer entitled to any level of basic health protection ... ?

The Probe is closed

Newcombe on winning

A memory of John Arlott ...

Robert Armstrong’s adieu

How Great Cities Deal With Woodchips

Pesticide monitoring in Tasmanian waterways cancelled

STATE: Planning ... what the Libs plan for you ...

Lake Pedder project wins big at national awards

HAWTHORN: It’s a con. A fraud

Anna Reynolds: My ideas for Hobart’s future

Suzy Cooper: What I stand for ...

An open invitation to corruption ...

NATION: Shirtfronting Vladimir

STATE: The Inquiry is plunging Triabunna back into a state of grief. UPDATE ...

Even more macho than Vladimir Putin

Unfettered Salmon Expansion Risks Boom to Bust

STATE: Time for peace with foreshore residents

What winning the Man Booker prize would mean to Tassie's Richard Flanagan

Missing Plane: Emirates Head Critical of MH 370 Investigation

'It's Time for Change ... '

NATION: Travel to a Muslim country. Travel there now.

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River (2)

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (33)

Burnet calls for Myer vote disclosure

How feral cats kill wildlife without lifting a paw

Tas Libs slammed over 'shameful' vote against marriage equality

And this is only Stage One ...

Malala's unlikely journey to the Nobel Peace Prize

Triabunna Intrigue

STATE: Insanity ... !

NATION: Trust in federal government down ...

NATION: Australian Premier Moves Swiftly Against ISIS, but Analysts Question Benefits

BP Walkway: 12 years in the making. D-Day UPDATE

Life in a ‘degrowth’ economy, and why you might actually enjoy it

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River

'Old Chook' Retirement solution

My Tasmanian political hero: Andrew Inglis Clark

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (32)

Does Fairness Matter ... ?

Franklin: A right pickle on the Petty Sessions’ foreshore

Australia’s Empty Houses …

World War III. Or, A Night at the Opera House

The rich list absentee landowners behind Tassie anti-wind farm campaign

Bitter Harvest ... ignorance in Tasmania

This is an important moment in the life of Spring Bay Mill

Abalone industry fears over Salmon Farms

HCC: Call for open tender for business support

Nation: Tony's Promise

'Major players receive grants, smaller players nowhere near ...'

What Damon Thomas says about Myer ...

Government is seeking to go way beyond what is necessary

Boost for solar industry in East Timor

Sue Hickey pursues Myer directors to confirm or deny development plans ...

What does loyalty mean to Myer?

This should be a no-brainer ...

Abolishing Integrity: 'Straight out of the Campbell Newman Playbook'

Shock of the New: Replacing history with a Concrete Block. Green Wall call

NATION: Australia Network goes off air. Torture death of a Dad. Rupert avoids Tax ...

Corporatised Sport: As scandalous as drug-taking ...

Some Things Never Change

Foxes, Stephen Sarre: Letter to the Editor. Stock and Land editorial, cartoon, letter

The Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific ...

More on the nesting Peregrine Falcons ...

Greens are needed now more than ever

Demonizing the Enemy

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (31)

An ambitious mission

Ella and Gould at Murrayfield

Upper House Rejection of Pay Freeze Legislation

The Shame ...

Tasmanians know how to do new technology ...

National rally for renewables comes to Tasmania

Lord Mayor, release the annual report now

An incident between a policeman and a councillor ...

Playing favourites on tourism

Tasmanian Government told: Throw out flawed protest bill as tinkering won’t fix it

Howard embarrassed? He should be ashamed!

Pay freeze will increase hospital costs

Wood: 'How much money am I going to invest in it to have it all torn up?'

Hodgman Should Condemn Lambie and Whiteley's Xenophobic Comments

Springs open for sensitive development

Old age and treachery ...

Simply, the way we evolved ...

UN Climate Summit 2014 ... Catalyzing Action ... in Hobart

Addressing community attitudes is key to violence prevention

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (30)

Gaza Massacre ... Iraq Butchery

Hydatids: An update

Saffron lumbered

The Forgotten Army of the First World War

A Bitter Pill to swallow ...

Hydro Tasmania's rivers dry up?

NATION: The Terror ...

Harriss Must Apologise or Resign

Selective Harvesting or Selective Memory

Over to you Mr Nikolic ...

MOU-MOUing the future eaters *

Norfolk Island takes lead on Marriage Equality

Another climate expert retreats to Tasmania

Operation Icefish: Sea Shepherd launches new Southern Ocean campaign

Abetz still in the woods, fighting a lost war

Another broken promise: NBN backflip confirmed

Venture Minerals takes aim at Rainforest Wonderland

Hans Willink: Why I favour council amalgamations

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (29)

The Smell From The Swell Becomes a Communal Solution

A United States biochar advocate argues for soil health ....

David v Goliath

Merit in Lambie's Aboriginal seats, says Mansell

Live animal export is unethical ...

Oram attempts to fang Pontiff

Hydatids found in Tasmanian dogs

The Fox Stared Down ...

Former Royal Hobart Hospital boss Jane Holden sues Government to clear her name

Sir John Franklin: Fabled Arctic ship found

In Search of Wisdom

Hobart events will help Tasmanians develop their own energy projects

The Influence of China on Global and Australian Housing Markets

Real Time political funding disclosure & Internet Democracy

Will Hodgman fails to justify big salaries of high flying advisors

Witch-Hunter Barnett uncovers a Phoenix ...

Developer Free For All: Result of Attack on Historic Heritage

How to interview an assassin

Greg L'Estrange and the Triabunna sale process ...

Shree Minerals under federal investigation for environmental permit breaches

Logging rampage given the OK as Tasmanian government gags debate again

A bad budget for patients

The propaganda war on Russia continues unabated ...

Liberals' missed opportunity

'We are part of the war': Andrew Wilkie and Greens angry at Iraq announcement

DPP targets John Gay’s millions ( ... on an equal footing with drug dealing ... )

Tarkine - A National Park Beckons

Critic of Tasmania’s health reform gets Government invitation to contribute to plan

Bob Brown Foundation presents 3rd annual Environment Awards

The Fearnley dispute: An update by a mate

A tale of two towns

I could go to jail for this next month

The Rotorua Circus

Chattanooga's Gig: how one city's super-fast internet is driving a tech boom

Alderman Calls for due Diligence and Business Case for the Cable Car ...

Abbott's climate denial puts Hydro Tasmania on life support

Early vote in Tasmania's Legislative Council flags end for forest peace deal

The callous, appalling and simplistic response of Brett Whiteley

Is this how you feel?

Sue Neill-Fraser: Two views of her guilt

Hobart Baroque: Be realistic, demand the impossible!

Supermarket Monsters

More Follies on the Capes

The Governor’s Legacy

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (26)

An Open Letter to Joe Hockey

Ms Bacall is not amused

Kim Williams calls News Corp leaks a festival of vengeance

Sue Neill-Fraser – fundamental failure of the rule of law

Tasmanian government challenged on seriously misleading denials ...

State Governments can’t control the economy. There, I’ve said it ...

Harriss Amendments Threaten FSC

Lost opportunity the real NAPLAN Story

News Corp cuts up rough ...

Why a drover’s dog* will win the next federal election

Triabunna and Government: Victim of cognitive capture by self interested promoters and groups

I sat ... where my ancestor sat, transported for machine-breaking ...

Global rock climbers alarmed at cable car proposal

Tarkine: Another mine struggles ... and greenies blamed

Hobart Baroque and the Tasmanian economy

NATION: The bewildering Tony ...

Forestry Tas: Devoid of commercial purpose

The Mitchell Judgment

Well sinners ... welcome to the launch ...

Crude Awakening

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (25)

Bacall and Bogart

Abortion-on-Demand Revisited

Campbell Newman's solar fee ...

Council Spray Policy

Hundreds rally to oppose Tasmania’s repressive anti-protest laws

Guy Barnett and The Witch Hunters: Answer these questions, Mr Barnett ...

Tasmania faces a budget emergency

Chip Mill Inquiry: 'A political witch-hunt and waste of public money'. Graeme Wood responds ...

NATION, Joe Hockey: Poor don't have cars ...

Tasmania has Important Role to Play to Progress Medicinal Cannabis Trials

Shree and The Tarkine: The Black Knight Always Triumphs ... The Pictures tell the story ...

Answering some questions on Solis

Sunken treasure or desperate forest policy?

STATE: Triabunna Inquiry Witness List Released. Protest laws to catch pensioners ...

At Franklin, desecration before deconsecration

Burnoff policies could be damaging habitats for 100 years

Explainer: back burning and fuel reduction

Forestry industry out on a limb

Down Memory Lane

Poor Jan really cops it ...

Sick of this market-driven world? You should be

Tin Dragon Trail Cottages is Powered by a Dream

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (24)

Boosting Humanitarian Efforts in Cambodia

The Vietnam experience

Investment is the Key to creating jobs

FLIGHT CONTROL: Boeing ‘Uninterruptible’ Autopilot System, Drones & Remote Hijack

The brief life and swift death of Hobart Baroque

Hobart Baroque Festival

Abbott fiddles as the nation burns

Taswater's $1.1 million spend on consultants ... 'Speak up and you're sacked' ...

Social media post 'damaging and unprofessional'

TMAG Decision to Ensure a Sustainable Future

Ripping off hospitals

Logging can 'greatly increase' fire severity for 50 years, researchers say

In politics, keeping one’s word is sacrosanct

Reducing Youth Homelessness

How does the Renewable Energy Target affect your power bills?

This is insane

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (23)

Tasmania's newest attraction - a barren pit in the Tarkine

NATION, STATE: Refugees, Asset Aales, Jobs, LOGGERS/FSC, LENNON ... Have your say ...

Organ Pipes 'under threat'

O&A (Objections & Answers) Why should Dr Bob Moles be heard by MPs?

“Say it Again Tony” (And Again, And Again)

'Something You Need To Know...'

Elizabeth Warren is Special

The Insincere Campbell Newman. Background Briefing's Qld special

The pervasive power of Rupert Murdoch. The Bullying and Hypocrisy of Andy Coulson

My anger at the instant blaming of the Ukrainian resistance and Russia

The Torquay Ferry Cross the Mersey

Forestry Tasmania's Blueprint for Entitlement ...

Michael Ferguson: Rebuilding Tasmania's Health System

Tassie: Public Servants make up carbon tax shortfall

Catastrophic failure of justice system in Sue Neill-Fraser case

Nothing more than a one-sided comparison of various chunky gifts to the porcelain gods

No ʻBravoʼ ... Australia!

Shake-Up on Opium Island (Tasmania)

Growing up Queer: Caleb Nichols-Mansell

Beyond the Craic Down Under

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (21)

Big spenders ...dumped pollies final fling ...

Five years on since the US recession ‘officially’ ended in June 2009….

'Science the biggest loser from Tasmanian World Heritage decision'

Charlie's cows: To whom it may concern ...

All Will Be Well: The Radical Optimism of Julian of Norwich

How cannabis compound could slow tumor growth

Rupert’s red top: the rise and fall of Rebekah Brooks

Another Malaysian airline disaster ... what will it mean ...?

Don't conduct any due diligence ... Just throw money ...

All our staff acted in a lawful and professional manner

How much will Tasmania pay for shorting the carbon price?

Cribb's dire warning on global food will be ignored at our peril

Miami, the great world city, is drowning while the powers that be look away

Just out: Third Audit of Mine Safety Unit, Read for yourself. ABC: A damning report

New poll shows record 72% support for marriage equality

Carbon Tax - all bets are on ...

TasWater pays out more than $330,000 for HR Consultants since Oct 2013

My memories of the Gwaai River Hotel ... and how I found Don Knowler's celebration ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (20)

Honouring remembrance

'Praise for Thorpe coming out'

NATION: In limbo on the High Seas. Piracy? says Burnside. Coalition stalled. Tax repeal stalls

Solar has won. Even if coal were free to burn, power stations couldn't compete

The night I met Jimbo, Donzo fell UP the stairs ...

Hemp's hamstrung potential

Massive loss to Tasmania when the Carbon Tax is repealed

Liberal Cadart stands firm on his grand vision

TAP derides proposed anti-protest laws

Mount Lyell: 'Terrible news'

Restoring Lake Pedder - a project for Tasmania's future

Jan Davis: TFGA calls Gunns landowners’ meeting

A letter from Sea Shepherd founder Captain Paul Watson to Japanese PM.

Women forced into sex industry - Abbott must fund Exit Programs

Cable car: 'Shock at tower heights'. No leak, says Damon Thomas

Hello Jan Davis ... Do you a deal!

The price of power

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (19)

The Hunter of Franklin

A threat to our water, soils, forests, people's health, and food production

Bertrand's 'bogans' riles locals

Tony Abbott criticised for "unsettled" Australia remark

Save the Tarkine seeks a Statement of Reasons for decision to approve Mt Lindsay Mine Lease

Organ Pipes 'under threat'

NATION: Innes broadside. Lambie's Abbott 'political psycho' lash. Burnside blast

Hodgman Government all over the place on Medicinal Cannabis Trial

Bryan Green’s Asbestos Mine

The Broken System

More than 25 years after 'the clever country' little has changed

CSIRO cuts will hurt Hobart

MSM consistently leaves out the word 'uninterruptible'

Poverty of the progressives

Cable car: Serious questions. Adrian Bold responds ...

More woe for mining ... but we'll keep backing multinationals ...

The truth of the plundering of our State Forests by vested interests ...

Federal Liberals’ repressive anti-environment vendetta

Free from senseless and uneconomical exploitation that has ravaged them over the past four decades

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (18)

Freedom of the Press ... and the extraordinary William Cuffay

Phone-hacking trial was officially about crime; but in reality, it was about power

Dark day for democracy but Tasmanians will not be silenced

Hydro Tasmania to cut about 100 jobs, cites carbon tax repeal as factor

A phyrric victory for Abbott. The good news for Tasmania

Giddings/White: Time for a new approach to the medicinal use of cannabis

Paul Harriss: We will accept the umpire's decision

Forestry Tasmania Preliminary FSC Assessment: I am outraged!

Foxes: Please check your facts Nick ...

Foxes: I was surprised by the extent of mistakes ...

Attention CEO Tim Clark of Emirates

The Clive and Al Show

Lib cuts rage: Hitch-hiking to Canberra ...

Peter Greste and Al Jazeera: Death on the Nile

William Cuffay’s Enduring Gift

Dear Mark and Eric ...

Rebuked, Rebuffed, Reviled!

Kim Booth: Pressure Builds on Hodgman to Release Myer/Kalis Loan Details

Greens secure Senate Inquiry into Forestry Managed Investment Schemes

Low returns for Tasmania’s big mining subsidies - Greens

When words are bullets

Call for Federal corruption watchdog

It would signal the end of the ABC and must be strongly opposed ...

Indigenous people appeal to World Heritage Committee

Dark MOFO proves Tasmania can be a Winter Events Mecca

Will Hodgman, Matthew Groom: Tasmania Opens for Ideas

Tell the governments you're mad as Hell, and you're not going to take it any more

Racism, imperialism and sorryspeak (1)

Racism, Imperialism and Sorryspeak (2)

Another perspective on the NDIS

It would be a tragedy if this historic icon of the Franklin village ...

Buckland’s beauty

“This isn’t good, we shouldn’t be breathing this.”

Complaint to Salil Shetty on Amnesty's sex work policy

The Last Train ...

Wikileaks reveals Australian government on global deregulation bender

Tasmania’s World Heritage debate needs to look beyond the trees

Lost in translation: Iraq III, Rorts for Oil and the Coalition of the Killing

Support for asylum centre processing centre in Pontville

Mr Nikolic was unable to show the same understanding ...

Country towns: death or deliverance. A visit to Scottsdale ...

Who is picking up the tab for the Myer redevelopment?

Abbott left in Obama's wake as US acts on ocean conservation. PLUS: Chaplains

Network announces powerful new Global Paper Vision

A miracle of job creation? It's genius!

A Royal Commission on the Iraq War, not more troops

Another reason to block the Appropriation Bills ...

Australia must not repeat John Howard's sins in Iraq

ISIS, Boko Haram and The Tea Party are just the beginning ...

Evidence for foxes is discredited

Bringing up the bodies in Ireland

The Values Ratchet

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (16)

No fracking way, says Swiss professor

Why is there a feral cat on the Tasmanian flag?

The Fall of Jane Holden and why it matters

Thousands protest governments' efforts to log Tasmania’s World Heritage forests

Will Hodgman: Dark Mofo Igniting Hobart's Winter Again

Final preps for Doha departure – release of new World Heritage images and lobby document

Blocking Supply Or Busting the Budget ?

Howard, Bush, Blair should hang their heads in shame ...

Grassroots revolt against Federal Budget

Save the Tarkine launch Tarkine Hero

The last Peacekeeper to die (before WW1)

Matthew Groom: Whale Sightings

Kim Booth: Shree Minerals Cannot be Trusted

Misleading Maps?

Public Hospitals: Cost up, Services down, Safety poor

A letter to The “Honourable” Christopher Pyne MP Member for Sturt

And more to the point, Jan Davis, where was the protest from the TFGA when this happened?

Kiwi oil rig worker Mike McKay fired

Where was Carol Brown or any other Federal Labor MP when this funding was ripped from women ...

Have we placed too much faith in our forensic sciences?

The Fearnley dispute: What they told Charlie

GetUp: The fake environment group ...

Tasmania, the island with a shameful past and a hopeful future

Australians unfazed by government spying on other countries

Time capsules with a difference

Shree: Tom Ellison right on the (lack of) money ...

Divide & Conquer In Tasmania

Abbott Government wastes World Heritage Committee’s time ...

Broken promises and shameless lies ...

The Fix is in: Families to pay for Forestry through their Electricity Bills

The Greens have called my intention to vote against the Budget a ‘stunt’

Business, government and community sector meet to discuss tackling state’s big problems

Casting the first stone of breaking convention might come to haunt Abbott

An ideological crusade against the poorest and most disadvantaged ...

Open Letter To Eric Hutchinson MP On The Economic Action Strategy Pamphlet

The Gay Verdict: A nation disappointed. The John Lawrence analysis ...

No soft landing with Captain Abbott

The employment of Ms Jane Holden has been terminated

Learning from the mistakes of the US prison regime

Us v Them, Australia vs Asylum Seekers, Slaves vs Everyone Else: Is there a difference?

The Impossibility of Growth Demands a New Economic System

The Hollow Man

Peace ... v Anzac Day

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (13)

Mining’s multi-billion-dollar black hole

Remote Wilderness Eco-Lodges for the Stranded

Poisoned Planet

AMP Fund drops fossil fuel investments

Tasmanian household income will suffer most from Federal Budget measures

Hypocrite? Moi? Peppa Pig ...

Flawed forestry repeal bill huge risk to forests, industry

Greg Hall and the unspoken Sins of Omission

So, where is it?

Jan Davis: Wisdom prevails in GM case

Health: Integrity Commission's damning indictment

The future of organic and non GM food in Australia is uncertain ...

End this Nation's Shame

Federal parliamentary leadership code and anti-corruption is off the agenda

Nepotism, even perceived, will haunt Abbott

Equality and community inclusion starts with us

A New Political Sport: The Demonizing of Age

Questions raised over deletion of '300% of secured investment' ...

Germany Sets New Record, Generating 74 Percent Of Power Needs From Renewable Energy

Men have a right to prostitutes? Really?

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (12)

Evan Rolley's vineyard

Tas Queers: Once the most marginalised, now the most considered

Deforestation graphically told ...

Andrew Wilkie: Who is running the RHH? Ferguson. O'Connor

The Great Western Tiers Tasmania - Listed or Logged?

A myopic, selfish and ideologically driven vendetta

RSPCA funds ‘threat’ after MP’s son fired

Tasmanian detectives question man over suspected murder of Lucille Butterworth in 1969

Shree: Another mining accident waiting to happen? Ta Ann's last handout?

Abbott trapped by radical ultra-dry pseudo-Christian social engineering creed ...

Oh ... for a Tassie ICAC ... ?

Extract from Building on Firm Foundations ... The Cooper family

Residents opposed to cable car question consortium

The Quid pro Quo of Political Patronage

Celebrities Join World Heritage Campaign

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (11)

First book on MH370 mystery blames US war games

Adoption green light raises questions about marriage

Premier Hodgman and the GST, a true baptism of fire

World Heritage Committee rejects Abbott's bid to delist WHA

A colder, meaner, narrower place ...

Double-Dissolution ... now. The bond of trust is broken

Health: These newest cuts simply worsen an already dire situation

An attack on pensioners, families, students, workers, the disabled and small business

Senate calls for Tasmanian World Heritage cuts withdrawal. World Heritage Committee beseeched ...

Struggling Ta Ann Tasmania splashed out on $136,000 of wine from Evan Rolley. The Sarawak Report ...

Leading the Australian economy to the Abbott-oir

All-powerful Paul Harriss. Mendicant ($45 million) Ta Ann ...

We love freedom, yet our fabulous wealth is created by slavery, genocide, and militarism

Sacred Promises

Why the Official Explanation of MH370’s Demise Doesn’t Hold Up

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (10)

Elizabeth Kolbert: The Sixth Extinction

Will Gaming Save the Earth?

Jan Davis: TFGA supports continuing use of 1080

Tasmania’s emergency services hamstrung by ineffective radio network, report says

Shree: Tasmania will certainly never see a cent in royalties ...

Foxes: Read for Yourself; The Background Briefing Transcript

Japanese whalers issue plan for harpoon boats to return to Southern Ocean this summer

Asylum seeker lifeboats stripped of their safety equipment

'BandAids’ for HVC’s Cygnet medical centre

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (9)

Doctors raise the alarm on climate change and pull the pin on fossil fuel investments

Christine Milne: Government’s World Heritage lies exposed in Senate hearing

Coalition hit by poor Newspoll result

Christine Milne: Tarkine mining jobs lies must be exposed

The great Tasmanian fox hunt ... the Background Briefing report

The Verdict: MLC for Huon and Rosevears

Three Capes Project - A Monumental Lemon

Tasmania's Transport Future: Part 2

Gallipolitics: Why no VC for teenage hero Teddy Sheean?

Can the Fox (Leopard) change its spots?

Tasmanian Foxes? World study finds serious deficiencies ...

MH370: Simulation stymied as it all gets curiouser and curiouser

Shree Minerals: Few prospects, even less cash, and virtually no credibility ...

Audit: Staggering ignorance of health care funding. Diesel rebate: Policy insanity

My Twitter dialogue with Sam McQuestin. Robocalls ... and Will

Where is it? MH370 Flight To Be Simulated

Last Rites for MIS

Andrew Wilkie, Diary of a Manus Island guard: 'They went into tribal mode'

The Gunns have fallen silent. Anchorage Capital profits at Tasmanians' expense

Chicanery and political deception of the highest order

Nyrstar Port Pirie smelter transformation ... implications for Hobart?

RHH: A tragedy on all fronts

Evil Was Only a Visitor

Shocking violations of live export rules

This is how empires collapse

Lest We Forget indeed!

Selling state assets is ideology rather than logic

The Lives of Brian

Much learning does not teach understanding

MH 370 debris ... ? Just as John Hawkins predicted on TT ... ?

Liz Smith - Why I’m standing for the Legislative Council as an independent

The Politically Corrupting Bottle

As Tony Abbott puts the Budget together, he is being haunted by statements of campaigns past

An interim report on the state of play regarding MH 370

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (7)

The underdog bites back

To be a decent citizen

FT submission: It is not acceptable ...

A cable car in Tassie ... an historic chalet in Victoria ...

In Tasmania, even crooks like Gay can run a business

Mike Baird replaces Barry O'Farrell

Government department libraries being closed to public access

Apartheid-style boycott to save the planet, says Tutu as Bolivia enshrines natural world rights

Why a cable car won't work

Health: Copping C cell: The permit extension ...

Convicted insider trader John Gay cleared to run companies again

How about this TasWater!

Tasmania can capitalise on its renewable energy advantages

The Schilthorn cable car ...

Live export industry leaves Wilkie on the dock

Tough times for the Tasmanian Greens

Vested interests are undermining our democracy

Road to Utopia ...

What would be the effect on farmers if there was contamination of the water table ... ?

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (6)

What is Organics?

World’s Number 1 Herbicide Discovered in US Mothers’ Breast Milk

Forests: Reality bites for Paul and Will ...

Andrew Wilkie: The rebuild is a mess and the previous State Government misled the community

ABC: PM Abbott risks being branded a liar

Japanese whalers plan return to hunt. Abbott turns a blind eye.

Bob Carr diaries: foreign policy was subcontracted to Jewish donors

Tasmanian tiger's ancient relative a fearsome killer

400,000 hectares of Tasmanian forests to be logged, not reserved

Shree Minerals admits acid-producing waste to be twenty times higher than approvals for Tarkine mine

Kim Booth takes command ...

More Tasmanian jobs threatened by PM Abbott’s environmental assault

Voters punish major parties in WA ... Meanwhile, in Tasmania ...

We must have the Precious Forests

Found wanting in the fight for the future of RBF ... ?

Environment Protection Authorities – ultimate off-side spin-doctors?

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (5)

Andrew Bolt Is Powered By Your Tears

The Way We Were

Drunk in charge of a state ...

Fat Cat cull is not enough

What Jim Bacon told me ...

Climate Change: The threats to Tasmania

Jim Bacon: The Emperor has no clothes

Launceston, Tasmania: Bogan Capital of Australia ... ?

Their corporate reputation will be tarnished ... The Gunns doco ...

World heritage fabrication exposed at Senate Inquiry

Lead! Who is going to take responsibility for this?

Moral values and religious doctrines

Flight 370: Does Geraldton hold the key?

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (4)

Tony Fitzgerald QC slams Qld LNP, Newman and Bleijie's 'old, bad habits'

Listen to the message of Orlando, Will ...

The Great Leap Backward

Brandis amendments to RDA an effective attack on free speech for Aborigines

Over to you, Mr Bond ... The Search for Truth ...

Hobart Baroque ... 'Never in my wildest dreams ...'

Will Hodgman's declaration of war

Bled dry by Macquarie Bank ...

Premier Hodgman Starts A War He Will Not Win

Andrew Wilkie: Parliament turns its back on problem gamblers

Sick of the useless fighting ...

Greed, pure and simple ...

Falling for a Pod of Dolphins. Story Competition ...

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (3)

Too Big, Too Fast, Tooooo Close!

Hans on for the Libs ... ?

GUNNS – The life and death of a rogue corporation

Imagine if the winning team told the losers to suck it because they lost? SA ...

Sea Shepherd ships return from successful whale defence campaign

How Sinodinos stood to gain about $20 million. Arthur's financial woes ...

Winning was easy ...

Another Sad Birthday Lucille

Tony Abbott: Renaissance Man ...

Commonwealth pursues Gay for proceeds of crime

Passengers describe drama of turning asylum seeker boats back

The March March against Abbott ...

Chronicle 67: Ohhhhhhh Monty's ...

Tree Rings: A Time-Line

Mother Mountain: The Symphony of Birdsong (2)

Take a bow, Aurora ... and they did, sensitively!

PCBs: “Monsanto and BAYER must be held liable”

The Day of Decision ... and it's Will in a landslide

The Bradbury Effect (or Why the Liberals Can't Win in 2014) Part 2

Abbott’s Forest Plan Opposed by Most Australians

Mt Wellington: Key Points raised from Public Forum on Feb 26th

Happy Voting ...

The Great Big Pulp Mill in the Sky

What ASIC told me about Korda Mentha ...

GST must rise, says ex-head of Treasury Ken Henry. Direct Action Doom ...

How to kick-start the economy: swap the paid parental leave scheme for small business tax concession

Bob Brown: Liberals’ Lie to Voters on World Heritage Forests

Pollie-Speak ... from the Spiegeltent. The Guggenheim Vision ...

The Red-and-Green-Tape Mantra: A simple gutting of all our rights

Unrepresentative Swill ... Yes or No?

The Angry Summer

CONSULT … before the first stone is turned, or the first load of fish-gut is delivered

Tasmanian elections: historical concerns match contemporary anxieties

Fishing authorities say super trawler 'Abel Tasman' banned from Australia can fish in Irish waters

Hobart ... and architectural masterpieces

Tasmania's NBN tangle is a shocking mess

How Covert Agents Infiltrate the Internet to Manipulate, Deceive, and Destroy Reputations

This mantra is seriously delusional ...

Spring Bay Mill chips in for innovative technology investment

Keeping power at home

Greens Senator To Tony Abbott: “We Want Our Country Back”

Special timbers need to get real. The Honey Trap. Abbott rebuffed

Tasman National Park Goes Under The Knife

What Will Russia Do ~ NEXT?

Senate vote confirms Greens only party standing up for farmers against big mining

Light rail among Greens' major policy initiatives

Greens introduce Bill to protect the Public Interest against Trojan horse provisions ...

The Zombie Pulp Mill. Doctors' warning

CSIRO report supports climate change

Labor, Greens to hold Senate inquiry into Manus Island violence

Liberal and Labor Both Out-debated

East Timor 1, Australia 0.5

Liberals score zero on honest government plan

Crikey list: the 20 most powerful people in Tasmanian politics

Delisting WHA: What It Means. Homes lost, $16m unspent, says Booth

The key to who forms the next government ...

New boost for Tasmanian job seekers

Where the rot begins

A Government Funded Forestry Legacy

World Heritage mockery ... An act of real bastardry

Things aren't that bad ...

Five Ideas That May Change How You Think About Privacy

For women’s organisations, a historic step forward towards gender equality ...

More whales slaughtered in whale sanctuary

Big majority sick of forest war

Pulping State Politics ... or Ducks on a String

Howes set to profit from Gunns debt. Gay bid. Tailrace

Asylum seeker attempts suicide after deportation notice

Public forum finds unanimous support for development at The Springs

Cape Barren urgently needs law and order before someone gets killed

Nick McKim's Tasmania Speech

Liberals make key commitments but Greens and Labor streets ahead

Liberals to give 4WDs open slather in Tarkine coast

Sea Shepherd Australia takes Western Australian Government to court over shark cull

Cable ... Mountain: Public Forum Q&A

Major Tasmanian Political Parties Confirm Support For Permanent Super Trawler Ban

The scientist who took on a chemical giant ...

29 MPs let corporate interest dictate their votes ...

Michael Mansell calls for 7.5 per cent of state land tax ...

It's time for a footpath from Hobart to Launceston ...

The Traitors' Club

The best way to stop the boats and drive down tourism? Demolish what they have come to see ...

Save the Tarkine applies to Supreme Court for release of secret EPA documents

Find me ...

The Rule Of Law – Tasmanian Style

A Wave of Unreason

Big Coal’s annus horribilis

Barnett Government's Shark Cull Program delivers first cruel and barbaric fatality ...

Why I am standing for the Palmer United Party

Pray As You Go

The Dictatorship of Majority Government

McKim on royalties - too little too late

A new Devil: Cost benefit analysis

Organic farmer vs. GM farmer facing trial on February 10

The art of the reptile

Betty King ... first white woman in Australia

Doubts removal legislation is really democracy removal legislation

How Korda Mentha instructed Premier Giddings to act. The Legislation ...

Aboriginal AFL player Adam Goodes has been named Australian of the Year for 2014

The still unanswered questions about Bob Chappell’s disappearance

Sea Shepherd boxes in whaling fleet; suspends poaching

Asylum-seeker policy could amount to crime

Bass Strait: What we need is action

NATION: Plus Ça Change in the Liberal Party ...


STATE: Mr Gordon, please answer these questions

We are no longer The Lucky Country

Taken for a Ride

Liquidators' gravy train rolls along

Overcoming the Tyranny of Distance

Tell me a story… about free trade

Tour Tasmania's mining legacies from the past and in the making

How Lara Giddings comprehensively failed ... and why her demise is certain

Bob Gordon runs for Labor in Lyons

Tasmanian Premier names election date as March 15. Lawrence analysis ...

'Six in pulp talks ...' Lawrence analysis

Indonesia's Marty Natalegawa says asylum seeker lifeboat plan a 'slippery slope'

Sue Neill-Fraser: the sentencing, blow by blow

Call to suspend oversight of police complaints

GMO: We supported a continuation of the existing moratorium; Merc, TC columns ...

Conflict of interest in the ACCC and its possible affect on Tasmania

The real reason behind the whaling backflip

Amazing Scenes: Adventures of a Reptile of the Press (1)

Ungagged, will Cassy O'Connor fess up on Rosebery fiasco?

Study links wildfire smoke exposure to reduced immune system function

Integrity comes from within - but it also needs to be seen from outside

A selective high school in Tasmania would be greeted favourably by Christopher Pyne

Tasmania's ban on genetically modified crops made indefinite in bid to protect clean, green brand

Missing millions and the law of triviality

Harpoon ship stopped. Harpoon ship poised. Fleet disarray. Whales killed inside sanctuary. Brett ...

Running Ghost Tours in Tasmania?

Code Fail

Evan's last extract: How to get justice ...

When Justice loses its appeal

Justification and excuse

Abbott's eco folly will cost us

Climate change models underestimate likely temperature rise, report shows

Christmas Times (11). New Year Times (12)

A happy new year is unlikely ...

Potential bidders for Gunns get more time

Martin Gilmour: Here is a quick lesson ...

Why the Tasmanian Fox Eradication Program has been worse than a complete and utter failure

Abbott breaks election promise on whales

Bushfires: Little pressure on the state government to show leadership


I didn't do it, I wasn't there

Words, meaning and Hobart architecture

New Reserves Show Forest Agreement Delivering

2013 Review of the Moratorium on GMOs in Tasmania

Stories of Convict Settlers: The South Arm Convict Walk

Tasmania is run by unrepentant idiots. TAI damns forestry industry ...

100 days, 40 failures: a preview of a secretive, cruel and chaotic government. MYEFO

The Case for a National Criminal Cases Review Commission

Continued ...

Nepotism claims at the government's north-west health organisation

Bass Strait: This ridiculous catfight

Kay Seltitzas responds to censorship at The Mercury, The Advocate and The Examiner

MMG Rosebery Mine to close in 4-5 years?

The Remedy: The investigative system is better in every respect ...

Death of the Forestry Department: Part 3

National Trust Brand Devalued

Copping: A Community Shunning

Nitens plantations worth more than just pulp

The last time the word Fascist was used. COAG's 'black day for the environment'

Professor Mark Taylor responds to Mercury on Rosebery

Gaza Animal Cruelty 'the most shocking'

Holden to cease its manufacturing operations in Australia by 2017

EPA Director Alex Schaap misleads Tasmanians over nationally binding emissions standards

The Wedgie and The Fox (2)

Andrew Wilkie: Inquiry needed into Sue Neill-Fraser conviction

Flying Bass Strait

The New Forest Way?

My, how you’ve grown (6) ... a (final) update on the Peregrines

Will Abbott dump him?

No Country for New Profits?

We’re in the [adversary system] tart shop now, boys

Death of the Forestry Department: Part 2

Marine reserves help fish resist climate change invaders

War's terrible legacy ...

Flying Bass Strait

Nelson Mandela, former South African president, dies

Japanese killing fleet sets sail for the Australian Antarctic Whale Sanctuary

Memo to Tasmania: ’twas an industry done-deal

Millionaires Graeme Wood, Jan Cameron to turn former Gunns woodchip mill into tourist attraction

Will keeps his Pulp-Mill Dream alive

Holden to pull out of Australia from 2016, according to senior Government ministers

Tony Fails to Stop The Boats

STATE: Boganland and Jacqui. Education lag. Greens' poll surge. Marti row. Power.

MMG Rosebery mine top toxic polluter in Tasmania

'Not the national interest, but the interests of big oil and gas ...'

Copping not the right location for toxic waste

The Bush Clown

TT of the Year ... now TASS gets a Human Rights Award

Death of the Forestry Department: Part 1

My, how you've grown (5) ... another update on the Peregrines

This Tasmanian tiger is no more! He has ceased to be!

He was the guy who got the dingo off

The Dream Boat

Abbott: Think Of Me When You Smell Incompetence

The Bush Clown

A Very Deliberate Destruction

Dealing with Korda Mentha ...

Walkley Awards: Joanne McCarthy wins gold

Some rare night-time images of Tasmania’s amazing eastern quoll

From bricks to homes for old Kemp and Denning brickworks factory site

The Gospel, according to MONA

My, how you’ve grown (4) ... another update on the Peregrines

Should freedom ignore fairness?

The irony that proves the point

“How do those judges sleep at night?”

Turning politicians into corporate servants ...

NATION: Abbott's Direct Action increases carbon emissions. Bugging, trade, Arctic 30

Federal Hotels: End of a chapter

Things have to change ...

Oak Lodge becomes political ...

Venture’s Tarkine mine a risky investment, shareholders reminded

The case of the declining eastern quoll: correlation equals causation – or does it?

My, how you've grown (3) ... another update on the Peregrines

24 truth-defeating devices (5): Why rape victims vomit on the witness box

Arrest Me Too? Amazing Bravery Of One Small Child!

I won't pay West Coast Council Abatement Notice

Tanya MLC: I've never been up Mt Wellington ... but I'd like to shop there ...

No Pulp Mill Alliance reactivates

Last week, without warning, Barnaby Joyce ...

Damage at West Point reprehensible

It's time for Aussie Aisles!

The Lost is not lost ... it is alive and kicking

Indicoal Mining Aust Pty Ltd, Langloh Coal Mine, Hamilton

Lest We Forget: the need to morally justify Afghanistan

Joe Lyons and Benito Mussolini

The Lost

24 truth-defeating devices (5)

PUP, Gay in talks on Hampshire pulp mill

If, one day, the proverbial hits the fan ...

NATION: Turn Back The Boats confrontation. Spying. Climate. Animal Cruelty

NBN rollout proposal less than ideal

In calling for revolution, this half-Messiah has hit a nerve

The State: Community opposition to the pulp mill will never stop; Chinese buyer? 'Hands off Hydro'

The Race That Stops The Nation – A Poem for All Australians

Centenary of Powered Flight in Tasmania

Letter sent to UN regarding arbitrary eviction of public housing tenants

Show, and tell ...

Delegates frustrated as talks to create huge Antarctic marine reserves fail

Mining starts in existing Tarkine reserve

Rupert pushes for immigrants ... but no mention of Andy 'n' Rebekah's six-year affair

Jonathan Moylan pleads not guilty in Supreme Court

Captain Paul Watson is back in the USA! Bob Brown to testify

The Red Queens

Hobart Airport: A shameful public policy

Live export horror caught on camera

C Cell update: Works starts June 2014

Tassie NBN fears confirmed

Whereas the others have actually made a transition, Tasmania has been a relative failure ...

Falling Into the Sound of Water

Foxes: Ivan Dean and the Kitchell report

As the Upper House votes against ... advocates vow to continue campaign ...

My, how you've grown ... an update on the Peregrines

ASIC calls for tougher penalties for white collar crime

Grassroots footy continues to suffer ...

Woodchip giant Australian Bluegum Plantations stripped of certification over koala deaths

As Mercury examines three decades of Tassie inadequacy ... is Russell Brand right ... ?

Dead-tree media stirs for resurrection ...

Antarctic marine reserve threatened by sunset clause. Vigil/Rally, Hobart, Monday

Put Your Feet in the Street for a Safe Climate

NSW bushfires Q & A: How firefighters contain a massive blaze

24 truth-defeating devices (3)

Michael Mansell cannot accept Australia Day nomination

An extraordinary Picture Essay: The nesting Peregrine Falcons ...

Climate change raising fire risk

Teacher stress, Simplot, Carbon ... In Their Own Words

Hydro Tasmania: The fall guy?

Hobart Architecture and The Dilemmas of Development

Advocates call for Upper House to act on marriage law ...

The crucial Tasmanian vote: Supporters in new push for scaled back Antarctic reserve

Adam Bandt ... and 'the great moral challenge of our generation'

Beautiful Tasmania and a Sublime mountain

eBay Founder Commits $250m to New Media Venture with Glenn Greenwald

Release of 'game-changing' same-sex marriage legal opinion

Can Do Campbell establishes a New Order

Damning report on Tasmania's bushfire crisis. The NSW horror ...

Snollygostering in Port Macquarie: The Numpty Abbott Entitlement. Randall's '$5,259 trip'

GE-free status is the key to markets, Jan Davis

Tears on the handling of the Western Tiers ...

Report sheds light on Aurora Energy sale collapse

Law Reform Report "Tasmania can pass same-sex marriage laws"

Cynics Corner (a jaundiced view of the world)

Open letter to Bryan Green

Leaking or whistleblowing!

Miners' figures don't add up

WorkCover Tasmania launches workplace bullying research

24 truth-defeating devices (2)

Forestry Tasmania community stakeholder registration now open

Battery-Stored Solar Power Sparks Backlash From Utilities

Why Afi came to Australia

Losers! Ditch the old ways of thinking ...

They’re Taking Over!

Climate change ‘unprecedented’ by 2050: study

Bali Bombing compo: Howard Government blood money?

Oak Lodge ... and the incredible stories it can tell ...

Tassie wines win international praise

Mansell slams Legislative Council on land rights ...

The Eradication of Scepticism (and foxes)

Education: Change is easy – it’s improvement that’s difficult

The Dread Pirates Greenpeace, Hobart rally speech ...

100 years of Moving Pictures ...

The other asylum seekers ...

Australian Federal Police confirm Gay share profit referral

A collaboration for the century - The River Derwent Heavy Metals Project

The Billion Dollar Opportunity

MIS scams uncovered

Poetry, without a shred of pity

Death in Amsterdam

Tasmanian markets in danger from noisy pro-GE lobby

Waste not, want not

24 truth-defeating devices

Keith Dunstan and his place in the Australian sun

Emergency Protest against Illegal Deportation to Place of Further Persecution

Human rights crisis in Sarawak, Hydro Tasmania culpable as Murum Dam floods

Toxic Tas Water

Is it illegal to turn back boats in international waters to Indonesia?

Mansell welcomes Bill Shorten’s call for Aboriginal quotas - and suggests alternative idea

The Pearl of Para(lysis) has sailed

TASMANIA: Fox, FIFOs, Tarkine, NBN, Aurora, euthanasia, tourism ...

Peg Putt: We will not be gagged ...

Labour leaders neglect Aboriginal future as issue

Dear Premier: I note that I have had no formal response to this letter

Love story on railway of death a personal novel for author Richard Flanagan

Look Who’s Laughing. Flannery, Booth

Julian Burnside: Alienation to alien nation

Love story on railway of death a personal novel for author Richard Flanagan

Education expert in push to put literacy specialists in all Tasmanian schools

State to get tough on bullies

Will Brian Wightman protect Tasmanian’s World Heritage Area forests?

A new creative hub breathes life into old Mercury building

The Thistle and the Drone: The Real Story Behind the War on Terror

City Talks seminar: The value of Big Ideas - Uncovering the Hobart Rivulet

Politics, State and Federal: Stick with Minority, says Nick. The Rudd salvation

Will's Stat Dec as Lara claims LibLab power bid ... and Lara becomes Ms 18 per cent

Adelaide students rally against Taib Mahmud

Shooters push for weaker gun laws

Solar: A missed opportunity

Don't believe the miners' hype

Ex-staffer lashes Huon council

Abbott-Abetz: Environment? What environment?

New danger for Australian World Heritage wilderness. Ferguson joins plantations panel

We are on an insane and irreversible path to environmental destruction

Afghanistan's cabinet has more women

Divestment from fossil fuels, an important health measure?

Developing new gas fields could hurt the Tasmanian economy. The Yes Minister moment

Former Director of Prisons still seeks Justice

Another live export disaster

More than 20,000 dolphins are slaughtered: How you can help

Coalition must deliver on Tamar health

Geniuses predict how the world will end, and how to avoid it

Truth-defeating devices

Julia Gillard: losing power 'hits you like a fist'

Nick McKim’s response to the Greens Vote

Something Phoney Happened on the Way to the Senate. Albo v Shorten

Tasmania’s election results and the forest deal

“And the ice will refreeze”

The Abbott era ...

Faster, simpler, fairer justice

Judgment Day: Abbott triumphant. Rudd concedes, won't recontest Labor leadership

Julian Assange vows to stand again for fledgling WikiLeaks Party

The Tasmanian Dams Case 30 years on

A possibly unique silver equestrian statuette of Benito Mussolini

Tony Abbott’s Great Big Carbon Tax Lies – Part 2

Timber!!! Strange bedfellows in Huonville. Advice from a truckie ...

Pulp Mill: Back on the Agenda ... ?

If Abbott is elected, Australia's natural wonders will gradually be rubbed away

Wilkie and the Miners

Prosecution calls to send peaceful environmentalist to the Supreme Court

Pull the other one ...

Daggy Abbott v Rude Rudd. The Labor Launch

How the loggers created the firestorm

Frederick Augustus Gow Packer (1839-1902): Tasmanian organist and composer

To allow or to disallow, that is the question, Thursday: Progress 'insufficient'

What did Andrew Nikolic know ... ?

Call for an apology for Bass Strait schemes that isolate Tasmania

A Tasmanian Houdini ...

Nick Evers remembered

Rolf Harris charged with indecent assault and making indecent images of a child

The Drums of War

Forest and Human Rights campaigners appear in court over Ta Ann protest

Frank Nicklason on John Gay: I have a bad case of indigestion

Wynyard pokies forum calls for better deal for the North-West

What the government’s feed-in tariff announcement means for you

A very special grace

For the rest of the year humans will use more resources than the earth can provide

Lake Pedder: Inundation and Restoration

Lucy’s Story: Media Manipulation

Riots and suicide attempts are very likely

Misled! How Hydro-Tasmania Played Down Its “Essential” Role In Sarawak

They intend to cut prices more ...

The Great Political Myth

Rec Fishers and Environmentalists Unite To Call For Super Trawler Permanent Ban

Loosing the Dogs of Xenophobia

Tasports wastes public money over breach of process

Tasmanian conservationists target Ta Ann on World Orangutan day. Ted Mead Picture Essay

Nick Evers: Gentle, into that good night

Lessons from Love Canal: toxic expertise and environmental justice

Attributions to climate change

She's prepared to put up with death threats and cheap jibes for a greater cause ...

Free speech is not free activism

Organic non-GM food production is the way to go

Greens to help tourism industry break dirty Coca-Cola habit

Leading barrister asks A-G Wightman to hold Inquiry into ‘unsafe’ conviction

Doctors warn of CSG health risks

Luxuriating in a lock-it-up mentality

Mansell warns against any threats to Aboriginal delegates campaigning against mining on West Coast

Shrieking like a pack of seagulls ...

Ex-Gunns boss John Gay fears prison will harm health

Misleading and defamatory Labor Party election material. PM refuses to intervene

Tasmanian Forests Disagreement Act 2013

FSC® Australia welcomes Forestry Tasmania to membership

It's on: Rudd gets the Col shoulder as Murdoch telegraphs his punches

The corrupt civil process

Treasure Islanders

Into the future ... Estonia tells Tasmania: Shed Legacy Thinking

Mansell accuses Federal Minister of pork barrelling on $1m west coast Aboriginal funding

Daily Telegraph Election Coverage Undermines Australian Democracy

After 35 Years in North Hobart - Zucco bows out for a new direction

Convict women’s lives brought into focus at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site

Farewell Dear Friends

Former Gunns boss John Gay pleads guilty to insider trading

Getting moving with High-Speed Rail

Legacy Thinking's Tarkine mine triumph ...

Peace hopes rise for West Papua

Refugee Imperialism: Kevin Rudd and Dumping on the Pacific

How to Build an Electric Luxury Scooter Out of Hemp

The judge as Humpty Dumpty

At Last: Breaking through the Tasmanian Paradigm

No moral limits to what Rudd will do to win

“I’m Sorry”

This obnoxious residue

Don't underestimate rightwing desperation in media attacks on greens

Landowners might just Lock The Gate

Murder conviction does not comply with law, legal expert says. The Herald-Sun report

Australian Greens invest in refugee safety

Meanwhile ... just how long will it take to crack the Tassie Paradigm ... ?

ICAC recommends charges against former NSW Labor ministers Eddie Obeid and Ian Macdonald

He is the quintessential whistleblower

Environmentalists urge Rudd to scrap 'failed' forestry deal with states

It will be the fault of MLCs, not us, say activists. Fear of 'Terrorism'

Death sentence for 'virtually indigenous' wallabies

'Greens lost in wilderness on toxics'

'Powerful doco shows justice gone feral'

Humanity is on a crash-course with carbon

It's a boy! D.O.A. Christmas Island July 2013

Ta Ann: the supreme beggar

Sarawak multi-million dollar company benefits again from Australian taxpayers

The false illusion of a commercial public native forestry nirvana must be abandoned

Shadow of Doubt cast over grandmother’s 23 years' sentence for murder

Lurch Beyond Brutopia. The Manus Whistleblower ...

Mine’s impact on Tasmanian devil. Why is Shree Minerals a Protected Species?

Right To Information denied on Savage River mine tailings dam spill

The false dichotomy of clearfell or reserve must be abandoned. Vica Bayley on free speech.

Jesus weeps, Bishop tells Rudd

Councillors behaving badly

So you can basically lie ...

FSC Changes Chemicals Criteria Again ... Incorrect, says FSC Australia

A wine bar in the Huon region, opened last month ...

We are concerned that Telstra has breached the Privacy Act

Helen Thomas: Feisty journalist broke glass ceiling

Spend the night with Julian Burnside AO QC

Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair! ...

One purchase, one vote. One life saved?

Ripe for the plucking

Abbott’s Great Big Carbon Tax Lies – Part 1

Pictures of a Protest

Russian delegation blocks global efforts for Antarctic marine protection

Taxpayer-funded forests become a burning wreck. Logging halted

Rudd's pulling power puts poll on knife edge

The Bubble Economy as a 2 part play for Privatisation

What common lawyers do

Franklin River: 30th anniversary celebrations

The surreal prosecution of the dead Whistleblower

The Other 9/11

Standing up for native forests ... Unhelpful, says Nick McKim. Double standards, says Bob Brown

The Final Acceleration – Just Waiting for the Great Disruption?

Whaling: The Lie

The rise and fall of Julia Gillard - what it means to women

Council Stealth in Action

The Department of Injustice

Cash for no comment tramples free speech

Judicial corruption in our system

Pragmatic answers to the asylum seeker question. Rudd and Indonesia

The Restoration of Lake Pedder

Scotland Yard seeks Rupert Murdoch secret tape

Believe It or Not! 13 Mindblowing Facts About America’s Tax-Dodging Corporations

GE-Free gives Tasmania competitive edge

The bugging of Ecuador's London Embassy ...

Actions Speak Louder. TFA Threats. Sarawak Blackout. Sarawak Activist Deported. Obendorf Transcripts

Andrew Nikolic, The SMH ... and the Press Council

LegCo report slams State Government on light rail

No more live exports

Greens release “Tasmania 2030” vision for a green, dynamic, and prosperous economy

The biomassacre report - or the truth in campaigning

What does it say about the Legislative Council ... ?

Self-harm fears at Pontville

MIS class action makes slow progress

30 years since the Franklin River was saved: Monumental historic event celebrated

Hobart's waterfront evolution

Another one bites the dust

Tasmanian World Heritage extension rewards 20 years of dedicated work

The coming crisis for the oceans. Obama Acts

Jesus would not have turned 'them' away ... from Dark MOFO ...?

Copping: A textbook example of corporate spin. SWS responds

Devilish ways

Mining boss John Lamb's comments on 'economic terrorists' are inciting hatred

Australian taxpayers pay millions to controversial Sarawak timber cartel

The Question of the Royal Derwent Hospital ... as then-Minister bids for comeback

When will the mythologies stop? The Final Speech of Judy Moylan

Whistleblower Snowden escapes arrest in Hong Kong thanks to US errors

Bonaparte reforms inquisitorial system

Afghanistan's terrible toll ...

Salmon farming taking toll on marine wildlife

Beaming ...

The fight for Afghan women's rights

Doing the Climate Maths with Bill McKibben

'WHA forests logging ended'

C cell misses out on RDA funding

US fatally persists with common law

Why I’m Not Drinking The Water

Tasmania scraps fox baiting program

A health issue, not a criminal one. MLCs delay bill

Special Timbers: The Broken Business Model

Understanding Budgets: A Better Way

DHHS surveillance on poisoned Rosebery patients must stop

Plantations and Forest Stewardship Council Audits

Nine dead, 60 missing in another asylum tragedy

A glorious lawyer-driven revolution

To Save Our Planet ? … People Power !

Liberals question land deal 'kickbacks' for ex-Premier

Mines contaminate 40 Tasmanian rivers

Will the Toxic Dump get its Funding?

Simplot closure threat

Royal Assent of Tasmanian Forest Agreement Bill is a right royal mess

Green light for light rail

FT's slash and burn culture is changing ... ?

The Banality of ‘Don’t Be Evil’

Centenary of Powered Flight in Tasmania

Sunny uplands

Andrew Mellon and the lessons for Australia

An Australian Peregrine

Corruption in the Chancery Court

Monsanto: Russia warns Obama

Countless millions of sawlog tonnes smashed, chipped, wasted ...

The Question of Bass Strait

The Mining Boom is over. Is farming the next boom ... ?

The asbestos fiasco

Pell: Abortion is bigger sin than priest abuse

A story founded entirely upon a myth

Ta Ann v Swift Parrot ...?

Withhold Royal Assent

Silence on peace deal is telling

Undermining due process

Climate Change Alarmism as a Moral Responsibility

Australia’s greenhouse gas reduction targets are being reviewed

Greens introduce bill for independent Office of Animal Welfare

Pell mell ...

The first duty of every government: namely, to preserve the nation’s finances

Unscrupulous Business in a Broken Landscape

Our national parks must be more than playgrounds or paddocks

Most UK species in decline, wildlife stocktake shows

The gay community's struggle for equality

The Next War Won’t Have Guns

A critical issue about conflict of interest and the independence of CMW

Our cry from the heart ... the pictures

Health status of West Coast residents needs answers

Building a strong, prosperous Tasmania

Legacy of Bush's war?

Brown v Adair, Crean in Sarawak ...

Forest deal 'greenmails' the green groups

A myth driven by the woodchip industry

Pokies: Woeful arguments of Bacon and Rockliff

FSC meets TAP: A Citizen's Report

World Heritage body advises against Labor nomination

Make your vote count

Austerity pitfalls and alternatives

Greens hit by rising internal strife

Origin of the adversary system

State poll shows more voters undecided

The ‘blackmail provisions’ in the TFA Act

New footage of cruelty to Australian livestock


We sentence you to Ten Days on the Island

Hey, PAL

Forestry Tasmania will clearfall vital swift parrot habitat on Bruny Island

Tasmanian Farmer locks the gate on miners

Minister needs to show leadership on feed-in tariffs

Fear and Freedom

Antarctic funding good first step but doesn't go far enough

The cartel rejects truth

When Your Playlist Dates You

Papuan Voices Hobart Screening - Introduced by Bob Brown

Historic Tasmanian Aboriginal land purchase

Bob Gordon quits

Mary meets Lara

Sea Shepherd launches Operation Relentless, its 10th Antarctic whale defence campaign

Richard Denniss: The Poison Pill. Tom De Kadt: Nothing to lose

'Wither and Die'

Dear Richard (2),

Dear Richard (1),

I don't agree

No more chances - Live exports must be banned

Why Tasmania's Upper House election was a step forward for marriage equality

The complex procedures Tasmania will have to hurry its way through

Bees Survival: Ban More Pesticides?

Lessons from Senator Hubert Humphrey

Bushfire Inquiry

Why we voted for the Bill. Silence, says Gillard. Never, says Milne

Christine Milne: ‘Picking over a dead carcass’

Booth crosses floor as peace deal passes

The Feed-In Tariff/Aurora debate ...

Tonight I watched Four Corners ...

Bob Brown: a refutation

EU to ban pesticides linked to bee deaths

God help us in a world infused with anger

Can’t you just see Bob walking towards you, in your mind’s eye?

Origin of the investigative system

Balance is appeasement. Fairness is truth ...

The Council's Torpedo

I'll save Tasmania, says Clive

The Dismal Science

Gellibrand: The Amazing Son of Tasmania

Legacy of another war ... ?

Funded fox-hunts continue in Tasmania … but for how long?

Stock, standard licious

The Substantially Built Mill

Sarawak Report: “Forced To Become Coolies In Their Own Lands”

Special Timbers sector 'would be gutted'. Mulder passes. Wreckers, says Milne. Bill passes

1000 Letters and Counting

Pulp mill dreaming

A monumental failure of regulatory authority ... ?

Organised criminals start common law

To Sing Among Stars

Bob McMahon ...

Banned super-trawler in new troubled waters

Tasmania, Tourism and the Elephant in the Room

Dr Bob Brown announced as new patron of rebranded Tarkine campaign

Kidney disease is Tassie's 'silent killer'

Veils and Tin Hats

Veils and Tin Hats

Childhood lead exposure linked to crime in adulthood

Sea Shepherd welcomes World Court date. James Price Point ...

Leatherwood: A business struggling to survive, because of ...

Hobart Baroque: The long-cherished dream becomes reality ...

Forestry burns causing havoc for Smithton residents

Greens: End $13 billion fossil fuel subsidies for big mining companies

Public rally to support the Tasmanian mining industry

John Howard still misleading over Iraq fiasco

Clean, green Tassie ... sewage and oysters. Brand 'in peril'

The Bill will now go to the Upper House

Gunns liquidator to sell timber plantations

A Firey Spectacular

Tigers in The Weld: The Sequel

PAL: Redressing the injustice

What is justice?

Japan Confirms Sea Shepherd Success in the Southern Ocean

Logging of World Heritage nominated forest in the Tyenna halted by peaceful protest

Revealed: The real conditions on live export ships

So, what is Easter ... ?

FSC must be obtained, and peace demonstrated

FSC International and Tasmania: Irreconcilable Issues and Values

Alex Schaap was incorrect

PM apologises to forced adoption victims

New anti-corruption commission No. 1 on the election agenda

The metaphorical fox in Tasmania

Economic Sustainability – I Think Not!

The Greens should be Hot Favourites!

The Great NBN fail

Tonight: 60 Minutes to Cover Sue Neill-Fraser Case

Fishy Business at John Curtin House Ltd ...

Police probe Observer Tree fire


Andrew Wilkie: A statement regarding the Iraq War

Backstory: Greens secure sawmiller access to special species logs

Wildfire ends Miranda's vigil. Brown fire probe call

Bruny: 3-Day Indigenous Music, Arts and Culture festival

Tasmania, let's spare a thought for the ducks

Giddings knew Gunns was insolvent

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies aged 58

Property Council welcomes population target

How to make Government media releases disappear

How to be happy ... with less

The Underbelly of Forestry Tasmania. Julia pledge on pulp mill

The Unbelievable Charade

Gina Rinehart's plans to destroy Cape York

The mining boom has not been a win-win


1080 poisoning continues despite no foxes

Sea Shepherd ships damaged in fight for whales

Copping landfill: The Potential for Catastrophe

State forest revoked to benefit Gunns pulp mill. Bad news for creditors

Labor-Greens State Government still sending jobs to mainland

Legal obligations and course of action on World Heritage logging outlined

Lost ... without the pulp mill ...

Water, water ...

Tipping Point ... ?

Australian Democracy at the Crossroads

A lack of confidence in the integrity of the Upper House

What is a Small Mine?

A Plea for Help from Stawell Victoria

Ombudsman Refuses Release of Gunns Pulp Mill Appendices

Destroy the better mousetrap

Toll road through wilderness

Government must verify whaling claims

Will we Bite the Bullet and Buy the Rusich?

Israel's 'Prisoner X' was Australian Mossad agent, documentary claims

Pulp Friction - Fact not Fiction

South Vicmania? North Tastoria? Why merging three Australian states is a bad idea

Vandemonian Dreaming

Same sex please, we're British

A Deeper Level of Denial

Solution to the Tasmanian Fox Saga

Burke’s listing fails to deliver protection for the Tarkine

The Great Dry

Magdalene laundries: Ireland accepts state guilt in scandal

The hope Jon West rejects

Democratic hemlock: saving earth from our animal selves

So did I

Something had to give ...

Wilkie: Shrill Barnett's 'beggar state' needs freight fairness

Former RSPCA CEO withdraws claim

A Greenwash

Tasmania’s Forcett Fire 2013 – 16 questions

Intelligence-Led Policing? Not in Tasmania. The Sue Neill-Fraser Case

Memory in Stone

ANZ and National Trust Mortgaging Tasmania's Heritage

Tasmanian Forestry Agreement: The Real Issue

Coronial inquest sought in Chappell case

You Can't Trust the Trust

The Tree-sitters: Designing a habitat on high

Sustainable forestry (2)

What Mining Executives Do Not Tell Us

B Marriott Watson. English Novelist. Time to remember him

Call for debate on timing of Australia Day

Sue Neill-Fraser Case: Call-Taking and Recording. Doorknocking ...

Australia Day

In Their Own Words: Fossil fuel subsidies, MRRT, homophobia

Timber looks to bailouts, concessions to ward off undertakers

Harsh lessons of a bushfire horror

The Burning Question

Climate Change: It’s time to speak up …

Oprah: Armstrong 'met the moment' with admission

Tarkine mines could be last straw for Tasmanian devils

Climate change: not a civilized problem

Cow of a time for Gunns

Dead-tree media and the battle to control online content

The Grime Behind the Crime

Extreme temperatures by the end of the century. The hoax we had to have

Green arrogance burns fiercely

Les Dick pledges Defender repair

The New Normal

The tragedy of West Papua

Joy, Love, Paradox ...

Business as usual for Ta Ann

What Miranda missed most ...

Mercury: Airport plunge fails super fund

Reason and passion on Israel

Why the world didn't end yesterday

Top Australian Paper Details Taib’s Greed!

Not before Christmas ...

Greens to Push for Tasmanian World Heritage Interpretation Centre

Plan C: No to TFA 2

In their own words; Milne on DOHA

The end of another climate conference ...

A story of two Tasmanians

Peaceful Protest - An evening discussion with Ian Cohen

Give sustainability a chance: Tasmanian Forests Agreement in perspective

A win-win result for all Tasmanians

Was it a ...?

The $105bln bill for Sarawak cultural genocide

Wisdom from Hector the Protector

The party interest

Sea Shepherd and the Antarctica, Galapagos and Kimberley Campaigns

Aussie campaign against Hydro Tasmania in Sarawak

The Great Power Play

That's typical dumb-arse Labor for you!

Tasmanian Fine Furniture – A Distinctive Language of Style

Do We Have A Trawler For You!

Bridging The Great Divide

Open letter to Julia Gillard, Lara Giddings

Evan Rolley on the record ...

Lara’s Gambit

Unmourned death of a sole survivor

A solution to the forestry wars: Am I wrong about this?

Keating urges Australia to focus on Indonesia

Great toilet tour

Forestry Tasmania: Forensic audit call unheeded

Simply locking up forests is a recipe for disaster

Remembrance, Memory and Silence: Forgetting a Larrikin Tasmanian Digger

Open letter to the Premier

The hero at the heart of the Royal Commission

Groundswell shuts down Ta Ann veneer mill. More on the Sarawak connections ...

The suppression of our animality ... and its terrible consequences. The Royal Commission

Cash for Containers: A Solution to Pollution Choking Tasmania’s Clean Image

Premier Giddings' opening of Brighton bypass insensitive

The Wacky World of Tasmanian Liberal Forest Policy

Quamby – The Trashing of Aboriginal History

Forestry Tasmania: Wilful deception and crass incompetence

Rosevears Pub, Thursday, Nov 1: Tasmanian Times' Tasmanian of the Year ...

Earlier this year Ta Ann was revealed as a loss-making dog. Now?

GetUp! targets Bunnings, Harvey Norman. But it aint over ...

Brighton´s open Hand

Mart day

A foot soldier

Tasmanian mining talks collapse

Winds of change for pulp mill site

What future for the mountain?

Is photography becoming a crime?

Rail action group takes the train to the Royal Hobart Show

Another digger dies ...

Mundine slammed for Geale slur

Tasmanian company under pressure for human rights violations

Saying sorry

1080 baiters move into Tranmere

The duty of politicians to principles, not mob rule

Amos bells the feral cats

Inquiry not needed. MLC 'hate' campaign uncalled for

The Sirolli silence

It's time to look forward

How to enjoy a mountain

And we thought that the worst atrocities had already happened

How to enjoy a mountain

Shock waves of a food crisis

Gunns: The morning after

Tonight: Mt Wellington; Public Forum To Encourage Management Plan Submissions

Sirolli who?

Bad boys and tattoos

The legal ambush that sank marriage equality

Gunns drawn amid immense hostility

Councils united in battle. 'Unhelpful media language'

A disaster for the taxpayer. Change focus ...

The Bounder, Thomas

Earth rising

Tasmania's divisive timber mill project reduced the mighty Gunns to a pulp

The Silence of the Lambs

Let us hope the days of the cargo cult are over


China seeking stake in VDL dairy

Rutting beasts and Cory Bernardi

Locked Up or Locked Out?

Out of the ashes: The New Floz

Camp Florentine as Tasmanian Forest Icon

Caught out

Greens vow on super trawler campaign. Responses to Dr Wadsley/Opinions. Dr Wadsley's response

McCall: Set aside the IGA and the Roundtable. Green puts his foot down

Fight to the death. Chairman Miles jumps ship. What Miles said. Nick McKim

From the sublime to the shamefully ridiculous – the Unrepresentative Swill on Vikki Riley

If a child of an addict could ask the Federal Group why ... ?

Was Australia intended as a hemp colony?

The man on the mountain

Tasmania's toxic time bomb

Ombudsman busts AFMA ... Wilkie complaint upheld

Tasmanian Cronyism: the more things change, the more they remain the same

Scale back: the corporate lessons of Tasmania’s forestry debacle. Forest carbon ...

‘Cargo cult’ mentality is not an economic development policy

And the first ... shall be last

Five diggers killed

Liberals' Nixon Report - 15 years ago - warned of forestry collapse

City Talks: An urban design seminar series

20 years of the Australian Greens

Cygnet: Now you see it ... now you don't

Loving Our Democracy

Bryan the Bashful versus the Nome King

Steele Rudd ... and the Last Days of The Mill

Neil Armstrong's death should be a wake-up call for the world

'Myths', says Forestry Rob in response to 'work for the dole'. Forest Industry 'Duplicity'

Forestry Tasmania must face reality. Obendorf: The Last Elephant

The Pulp!

Fine; we can all relax. Can we?

The Pulp ...

UK 'threatens' to raid Ecuador embassy over Assange

Turnbull's eloquence shows up the pitbull

Ken Henry says quality of public policy debate is at its worst in 25 years

Crook as Maggoty Mutton

Dealing with FT: John Powell's tortuous saga (includes all articles)

Looking through the rose-coloured glass

The Murdochratic State

Here comes the sun: chilling verdict on a climate going to extremes

D-Day Today: Decision or Deferral or Dead. The Cost. And another pause ...

The Mysterious Art of the Ross Bridge

Smart Traveller: Franklin rafting takes No.1 spot

Certainty on climate change, while one sceptic has a turnaround

Defining ‘Waste’ In Old Growth Forests

ABC: The Shape We're in

Arrogance, hypocrisy and wilful ignorance

Mercury has left the building ...

Cash handouts and Greens attacks fail to stop Labor vote slump

Le Tour: The Tragedy beneath the Triumph

Tassie Gems

Corruption: The true Tasmanian Heritage Industry

Springs plan better than a cable car

Find me ...

My encounter with Michael Hirst

Sink this shocking plan. John Hawkins: Please respond, Mr Geen

Ta Ann-backer Abetz visits Sarawak. Sarawak People tell Ta Ann to go

Cut down The Triffid. Pokie barons plunder carbon compo money

Devils: Please quit the stalling process

Green Left TV

50 years on and still rocking…

Political donations: campaign for reform

Joan Brown, Shell Necklace Maker

Push v Pull: The Morality of Offshore Processing

Milestone for Humankind

Franklin River Brings Global Accolade – Bob Brown “delighted”

Lonny in trouble ... again. Libs pledge to dredge

The best we can do here in Tasmania is plan to adapt


Saving Ancanthe

Vandals incorporated

Sea Shepherd: Here comes Sam Simon

Environmental activists 'being killed at rate of one a week'

U.S. Crimes Against Humanity?

A canary in a coal mine

Wanna buy a dam?

Does the 2010 election herald a return to Van Diemen’s Land?

Dr Warwick Raverty: Many acts of bullying and intimidation in CSIRO

The End of Growth ... as Greece teeters

Many minders make much work

Outside the tent

Lance: Can it be true ... ?

Mineral Council voice in the debate

Here we go again ...

Renewing Scotland ... and Tasmania?

'The Truth is Out'

Perceptions and how they shape our lives

Just to our North ... a horror story unfolds

Ghost Story #1

Leave Our Park Alone

Chronicle 66: That naughty Michael West

Does the Lord Mayor trust his ratepayers

Tarkine Heritage must not be vandalised: Brown

Toe the line, or you don't work in Tasmania

Fears over devil habitat

Oh frabjous day!

More proof needed for Gunns 'equity offer'. What The Ex says ...

Murdochs: 'Not a fit person'. 'Wilfully ignorant'

Gunns: Is it all over, Red Rover? 5pm: The Company requests that its suspension from trading ...

Sad sail days

The Great Joy

Forestry Tasmania – A Compelling Case for Reform

Is the thylacine still out there?

Greens cry wolf on Integrity Commission

Lest we forget about what?

My slant on Anzac Day

An Anzac Story – Finding the Nurses in Sumatra

More bizarre pulp mill land titles - the depth limitation

The Tasmanian Integrity Commission has welcomed amendments ...

Petition to save George Town's historic Regent Square

Beyond our shores

Wrong country ...

The case of Julian Assange: do constitutional principles matter?

Alone, alone, all all alone: Limited Genetic Diversity Preceded Extinction of the Tasmanian Tiger

Dear Bazzabee: A little more history ...

Snipe from the trenches ... or enlarge the vision

First Australians were engineers, house-builders

Adventures in Wonderland

Mill: The Arrogance and Intransigence

Race to find financier as Gunns pulp mill faces uncertain future

Attacked by Vandals. Found! New roading, logging and burning in HCV forests

IGA deal must deliver on forest biodiversity as well as new reserves

Who is Professor Jonathan West?

West: Fatally flawed

Tasmanian Roots

The Fox Files Uncut

Advance, Tasmania fare!

Winning the Vogel can change your life

World's first Greens Party turns 40

The Rogue Agency

In Cygnet, the philistines are on a roll

Paul Harriss MLC should resign. Questions which must be answered

Mr Tambourine Man

Why the Environmental Movement Is Not Winning

Gunns White Knight gallops off

Duck rescuers set to join the frontline

Greens Congratulate Sea Shepherd, Condemn Government on Whaling

Neither genius nor monster. Wayne Swan. Bob Brown

Oil reserves shift global markets ... or do they?

Planet Earth: The Palmer prognosis

Many desperate Afghans are also looking for an exit

Occupy Draws Strength From the Powerless

Apology to the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community

Time for new Aboriginal heritage legislation (Part 2 of 3)

If Kevin Rudd wins today ...

Time for new Aboriginal heritage legislation (Part 1 of 3)

HCC and Conflict of Interest

Journalism's historic battle: safeguarding a liberal press

Austral Reflections

All about bums on toilet seats

Testosterone scars ...

How Labor and FT ignored my pleas over the trashing of history

I must be confused about the date ...

Why the role of our Head of State is important

Species dying out on Labor's watch

1792: Growing when D'Entrecasteaux explored the Huon

We know our place now ...

TODAY, TOMORROW: Tasmania Over Five Generations: Return to Van Diemen’s Land?

Brickworks closure creates housebuilding opportunities

A Million Horses: Hydro’s powerful heritage

On Australia Day ...

Reduced to a number on a map ...

Travels around Tasmania with some latte sippers

The Chronicle 64: Waiting for the paper

Measures of leadership: Reflections on Robert S. McNamara

The Barbarians may not be at the gates ...

Are the Barbarians at the gates ... (1)

Are the Barbarians at the gates ... (2)

Warning to the ANZ

Trail bikers find suspected Tasmanian Tiger skull

The Chronicle 63: James A. Jones

Ancanthe ... all that will be lost

Forestry: A Modus Operandi

The Tale of Two Forests

My heart is breaking

Anzac Day 'brand' anger

Ancanthe Park subdivision approval demonstrates state planning laws are undemocratic

Crean plan exposes loophole

No Christmas Peace in Papuan West New Guinea

Susannah’s Angel

Expansive with the truth ...

Richard Tuffin's Romania Report

Space development the key to our survival

Something borrowed ...

Dire Straits ... for the mill? Ta Ann fears ...

Crean's approved plan faces appeal

The Bravest Man I Ever Knew

Is the World Really Safer Without the Soviet Union?

Tasmanian prehistoric fossil confirms tusked mammal ancestor

Has the forestry industry really moved on?

Dam approval angers Aborigines

Heralding an End to Indonesia's War of Occupation

The high cost of power (2)

Out with the lot of them

Toxic group's call for reforms on regulation of contaminated sites

The Genocide on our doorstep. Do we care?

How Lennon, Rolley and Gordon flogged the softwood resource

Rape Used as Military Weapon

Heritage Council: Who were the other applicants?

Forestry Tasmania's arrogant trashing of Aboriginal and settler history

New Tasmanian Heritage Council Chair ... and conflict of interest

Jan Davis, you are wrong

Gillard’s word is being trashed, along with magnificent forests

Remembering Eureka

Scientific Heresy

As Labor puts the Slipper in, Tess remembers an admired predecessor

Those South Pacific Cane Cutters

Henry Savery ... and The Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Tarkine: State must act

Obama: China reacts angrily. Watch Obama live

Lest We Forget: the need to morally justify Afghanistan

Parks and Wildlife Service a bit coy about the truth

Observing Remembrance Day: a personal reflection

Armistice Day: A Tasmanian Remembrance Story

Red Dog

Wilderness man and paradise now long gone

Money lenders not the only people who get rich at the expense of those who labour

Ignoring gen Y while the world sleepwalks to catastrophe

Another three Diggers die

Greens take a right step in Labor waltz

What Arab Revolutions?

Tassie Integrity Commission a toothless tiger. SA goes for a tiger

Queen 'orders' Gillard to make Australia a republic

Janet Albrechtsen’s Jurisprudence

Health: My experience of Lara

HCC must knock this obscene plan on the head

A treasured icon of South Hobart

Why this subdivision must be refused ...

Terrorists, sex and violence: cowards ruled, heroes overruled

Red Zone Baghdad

Pedder Dreaming – Olegas Truchanas and a lost Tasmanian wilderness

Wriedt in council bid

Harold Evans: 'Rupert Murdoch is the stiletto ... a cold-eyed manipulator'. Paywall looms

Gunns at the mercy of the market. Permits: Booth lash. Logging goes on

Geoff's Best Reads

C’est la guerre…or such is life…

Julia enlists the Barty Massage Merchant

After September 11: Our State of Exception

Selling West Papua to buy Peace with Indonesia ~ Realpolitik or Terrorism?

From the Ashes

Epitaph for Another September 11

Thoughts in the Presence of Fear

Get out of Afghanistan

Tasmania’s Fox Scat Degradation Study. Eco-disaster fear ...

The Green Oration

Not guilty: Tassie tiger absolved of killing sheep

Wealth creation: Surface appearance and reality

Technology blues

Photo withdrawn after child prostitution claim

Another digger dies

Eschew the imagination of a Wettex and save the pulp mill

Tampa ... and the loss of Labor's soul

The crisis of the global economy. Was it a planned disintegration?

Red Dog ... and Me. Don't miss Kimisis

Flying in the face of old age: Buck and Joan in the Wars

Walking in the footsteps of Archbishop Romero

'Not a likely scenario son'

An afternoon at Inveresk

Potosí: Tribute to a city and a work of art

High Farce

The Question ...

Cadellllllllllllllllll !

First Step

‘The mountain that eats men alive’

Retired Brigadier Neil Weekes MC throws down the gauntlet

Jim's Tasmania tarnished, says Honey

The Sadim Touch

Dear Mr Wightman, please tell us ...

What really happened in the 1980s and where are we now?

Carbon Dating

Hardwired humans: Why we act as we do ...

How Australia can solve its asylum seeker 'problem'

43.7 million displaced: a reality beyond politics

Call for Heritage Council Review and roles given to the City Council

Where a wild-dog lives

Terror: Why not nail all the perpetrators?

If they loved the ordinary bush ...

Chile judge orders Pablo Neruda death probe

Channelling Edouard Manet

Lost in the Forests

A Cry from the Heart: Zimbabwe

Here one day, gone the next

More Diggers die

History teaches us: We learn nothing from history

Threatened Species Day 2011 – Commemorating the last Tasmanian tiger

The Black Flagging of Parliament

A Forestry roadmap. More on the Black Flag rally, tomorrow

Jubilation in Moneygall

Betancourt speaks to SBS

Half-cocked Feds stumped by heritage permit

Just how far out of touch is bureaucracy in Tasmania?

Queen offers sympathy to Irish victims of troubles

Real Native Forest Blackwood

A Reference for David Bartlett

Franklin River fiasco: A response

Bleak outlook for former inn

What The Chaser told the Queen

Why are US presidents so keen to be Irish?

Abolish the Legislative Council

God ’elp us all!

The Passing of Sri Sathya Sai Baba

Aussie, Christian or universal values?

Thinking About Anzac 2011

ANZAC Day as a Day for Peace

Flying in the Face of Old Age (9): One Victorious Crocodile and Two Dead Pigs

The Life of David Hume

When is Anzac Day again?

Returning from Kutalayna

Brighton Bypass: Monday, April 18

Last permit for Brighton bypass

Premier Giddings and Army Deputy Chief launch new books

Criminalising gay parenting

And all the time I thought we were living in a democracy

Objective News

Crack Hardy

Can journalists ever be heroes? Is journalism worth dying for?

Tasmanian Government joins Mercury Fight

Sissies returns! Flying in the Face of Old Age (8)

Stunning Tasmanian archaeological discovery

The extraordinary assault on Andrew Bolt and freedom of speech

Convict boat exhibit pulls crowd

The failure to think

murundak - songs of freedom

Pulp mill NO – modern forestry policy YES!

Convict built boat remains salvaged and displayed

Save 10 Murray Supreme Court appeal

The Happy Life: The Search for Contentment in the Modern World

Can we restore the rainforests?

Tasmanian Heritage Icon Gets Poked in the Eye

Still Wild Still Threatened opposes Brighton Bypass in support of Tasmanian Aboriginal community

Do not mention the ...

Bypass legal bid fails

In Defence of Fort Direction. Defended, says Bushby

Save the Golden Fleece Inn ... and they have

Where does Lara start ... try at the top

Morality, politics and asylum-seekers


The great Sea Shepherd victory ...

The Secret Genocide

Aurora: The wisdom of hindsight...

The Future for N E Forestry

Secret Genocide, by Daniel Pedersen

People at the Crossroads

More than Bombs and Bandages

Mubarak goes. Obama's praise. Aussie present at Mamdouh Habib torture

As dozens of Tasmanian RBF jobs go ... meet RBF's new best friend ...

The Chronicle 59: In New Media is Grub Street reborn

Naomi Oreskes - Merchants of Doubt

Origin of News Agencies

A very News Corp Daily

Confiscate Howard’s literary proceeds of crime

Death of the Doc

Islamists waiting in the Arab streets

Will West Papuans now get to vote on their Freedom?

Change the Flag!

Feds OK Brighton Bypass: A recent chapter of a very old story ...

Climate Action Hobart supports the Brighton campaign

The World's First Green Party

This arrogant, selfish game of Russian Roulette. Mole Creek landslip.

Nietzsche and the will to power

Buck and Joan Emberg caught in Queensland!

Democracy's Napster Moment

The Chronicle 57: Newspaper heaven in the platteland

Wrecking ball fears for old fort

The Chronicle 56: Fleet Street at work and play

More of Arnold's War ...

Flying in the Face of Old Age (7): Yank Hating Cop and Pig Dogs on White Utes

One minute to midnight: The Brighton By-pass ...

Chronicle 55: Life and death in black and white

Bypass war looks lost

Bob Brown, Poet

The Queenstown Series (4)

Flying in the Face of Old Age (6): The Cop Who Hated Yanks

The Chronicle 53: The Wetstone

Off the rails ...

Rob's Working Life on The Road ...

Flying in the Face of Old Age (5): Counting the Miles and The Troubles

The aggressive chemical push ... and its long-term consequences

Fairfax plans fundamental shift from print future. Goodbye local subs ...

Accolades for Aird

The Queenstown Series (1)

Oldest known stone axe found in Arnhem Land ... Older than Brighton?

Island Earth calls for Commonwealth Action on Space Development

Where the Wild Was Saved ... Don't miss TODAY ...

Flying in the Face of Old Age (4): I Hear The Call of the Road Today

A Tragic Dance

State of the Unions: Construction union snubs ALP. Harkins takes the reigns

The Afghanistan Debate

Ken Wriedt: A life

Senator Abetz - Statement to the Senate

Decline, fall and rebirth. 'Lobotmised' Labor's poll slump and Green rise

Eaarth ... a review

Apology to the West Papua people

Greens continue to call for Jordan River Bridge alternatives

Montgomery Park in Coningham is still running

'How to eradicate foxes' in 2003

Longford: Peace in our time

Tribute to Ken Wriedt

LONGFORD: Save the Hub of our Village!

Asylum seeker announcement a major policy shift: Advocates

Agreement on 35 Seat House of Assembly

Brighton: Feds may intervene

Opera great Joan Sutherland dies

Foxes: Are they or aren't they? (Part 1)

WARRA: The Full Story ...

What happened on Illawarra Rd in 2001?

Cultural heritage backs Brighton bypass

No 'nasty political witch-hunts' from watchdog

Andrew Wilkie's maiden address to Parliament

Meander Valley Council joins the philistines

A Cry from the Heart: Why?

The Chronicle 51: Le Coq d'Or

South Pole Centenary

But Where Is The Fox? Nine years on. Ivan Dean's 'great concern'

What ever happened to the Loony Left?

Gillard to weigh in on bypass

Flying in the Face of Old Age (1): Gateways to Ageing

As a gay man this pope annoys me. As an historian he now angers me ...

Afghanistan: new US policy favours reconciliation

Are the Tasmanian Greens losing heart?

Tarkine National Heritage under threat

Reflecting on 9/11

A lucrative contract ...

Afghanistan: the supposed threat to national security

Chronicle 48: A master of the written word

Freefall: free markets and the sinking of the global economy

Aboriginal heritage on trial

Devine retribution ... John Gay, Working Class Hero

Whale mum may be back ...

Why The Secret Forest Treaty Will Fail ...

Beware of Politicians Bearing Gifts

To call middens "tips" is utter ignorance

Open Letter: The Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery

Aboriginal anger over convict heritage list

Failing to learn the lessons of history

No social licence. The Tamar Valley Pulp Mill, irretrievably damaged.

ABC of The Fox

Tasmanian Reverie

Hip, Hip Hooray ...

Remembering the Moon Landing

Save 10 Murray win

'Brighton bypass fiasco lessons must be learned'

Equity and ecological sustainability rather than Corporation control

You think the unions are bad ...

An Open Letter To Bob Brown And Christine Milne

You Did As You Were Told To Do

The Rot Remains at the Core of Forestry and Government


The case for 10 Murray

Did Will call Nick?

The power of big business to bring down government

Henry cuts deep in mining critique

Bartlett’s Good Idea

Heritage: more fears over new Act

Tell your milk crate stories

FSC and Plantations

Dear Editor: Dr David Leaman's unpublished letters to Mercury

I'm blessed to have enjoyed such a time

Chicken Marengo

Allan Gillespie: A life of zest and gusto

The Tragedy of Tasmania

Forestry: We were warned ...

‘Underexposed’ Heritage Bill – Test of New Minister

What price history?

Levee Line and Martial Law by Graeme Calder will be launched by Tasmanian writer Greg Lehman

Stop these damn old people's jokes

Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree (2)

Notes from the park

Integrity? What integrity!

In David's Name

Amnesia reigns

That recognition factor

Accounting for Dummies—Lessons from the Forest Industry

The Rose

Anzac Day…before the flag was hijacked

The Great Victorian Denial

They are not lying, just deluded

Labor's hatred of the Greens

A Lesson in History

A tribute to an early pioneer

We must fight free of Anzac, lest we forget our other stories

The alter once carved out for God

Monday: Don't miss the Egg Island rally

Egg Island Canal Rally

Tasmania's lesson: when Labor attacks the Greens, it threatens itself

Heritage canal under siege

What lies beneath ... the treasures of Aboriginal history

Beware the 'eco-terrorism' dirty tricks brigade

Waiting for protection

Aboriginal artefacts could move bypass

Happy anniversary David

Bridge plan to protect ancient site

A cry from the heart ... and a plea for help

Archives Matter!

In heritage law we rust

Pump, Spray, Pulp - Heritage Fund turns to Slush.

"Respectful” Disrespect at the Winter Olympics and throughout Australia

Heritage: The forgotten election issue

Egg Island: From this ...

Oh, for heaven's sake!

National Archives Office protest

Dr Taylor: I do not recall such an audit ...

Recollections and Prognostications of an Octogenarian

Reclaiming the Domain

Shabby treatment

Bugger history, the environment and aesthetics

It cost $27,500 to fell Westbury's trees. Why?

Remembering the 1970s' Energy Crisis

So be alert

Haiti's 200-year Earthquake

The Last Post

Westbury: It is a criminal act

Rise and fall

A memorial to Malua

Move Australia Day

Heritage Council is incompetent and professionally bankrupt

Heritage Council is a disgrace to Tasmania

No towering glory

One of the great criminal acts ...

Everybody loses

To Heal Haiti, Look To history, Not Nature

Modern day Conquistadores alive and well

Why the Left should support Sea Shepherd’s anti-whaling campaign

Gilding the lily

H.G. and Tassie

Socialist Alliance Candidates say: Free the Brighton arrestees, put Bartlett on trail for cultural v

All the willows are gone

The Oil and Money Straitjacket

Aboriginal warning to developers

The birth of Zimbabwe ...

Welcome to Orwell’s World 2010

We need to split religion from spirituality

Schofield is right

Yes, he's the Great Defender

Lucky break for relic vandals

Why the Egg Island cut doesn’t make sense


Clancy from the other side

The good wife ...


The Dying Game

Icelanders celebrate the bicentenary of Jorgen Jorgenson's rule


Aboriginal relic faces logging destruction

Labor family photo album disguised as Annual Report


Aboriginal community: Another 25 arrests

The real Jorgen Jorgenson

The world that made us and the world we made

The Coming Insurrection

Capricious, risible and arrogant

The possibility of minority government

We accuse Minister O’Byrne of cultural vandalism


Pulping the mill: A wrap

McCains: Like sheep to the slaughter

Eric Reece ... and the paradox at the heart of our future

Jorgen Jorgenson: a legend to rival Ned

How the Australian Gulf Country was Settled in the 1880s

Lieutenant-Governor, David Collins, back in the historic viewscape

Climate Rage

How the U.S. Funds the Taliban


Ye Olde Gunne Shoppe

St David's Cathedral & the grave of the first Lieutenant-Governor

Republic of Fools: The Evil Empire

Catastrophe likely if rapid extinctions continue: UN

Death Denial

Australia - El Salvador

Remembrance Day

A colonial evil that perpetuated and increased itself

Crusty's Corner ... being the occasional ravings of an elderly gent

Climate deal 'unlikely' this year

UN endorses Goldstone report

Democracy Tas-style: Party before Principle

Insights into division and common ground

Save 10 Murray

EU eyes bigger global role

Help preserve recordings of indigenous Australian Aboriginal music and oral song

Who will lead?

Pulp mill saga: Labor, Liberal MPs and MLCs are the real culprits

Hydro Past Constrains Future

Coffee, glorious coffee!

Sober as a judge?

No conditions, no excuses Mr Rudd

The Israeli Brand

What makes a dissident stand up?

Millions Will Starve as Rich Nations Cut Food Aid Funding, Warns UN

Honduras talks grapple with issue of Zelaya return

The Population Myth

One Sunday at Beaconsfield

Small church, big memories

Snapshots of the Tamar

Great Forest vision is unveiled

Chavez invites Obama to Peace Dialogue

Love and Freedom in Van Diemen’s Land

Blast from the past

Snapshots of the Tamar

How Israel Targets and Suppresses Opposition to Its Annexation Wall

Castro praises Obama on climate

Snapshots of the Tamar

Public Talk: The Fromelles Project

How Dick Cheney's Radical Acts in the White House Still Threaten Our Democracy

US Hypocrisy Astonishes the World

Blacks weigh bypass protest

The Lockerbie Saga

U.S. must get tough to help restore democratic order in Honduras

The meaning and significance of the carvings ...

The way they were

Fight for busts

Jorgen and Norah on the Ross Bridge

Homecoming for Lockerbie bomber/ A convenient scapegoat?

Reds and the church

Economic and Ecological Crises, the Change Vector and Marx

Making sense of Tasmania

Temporary recession ... or the end of growth?

This is No Recession - It's a Planned Demolition

Consciousness Capitalism

Making sense of Tasmania

Senate confirms Sotomoayor, first Hispanic on Supreme Court

Making sense of Tasmania

An enterprise in cultural vandalism

The Boycott Century

Bust Me Gall and Break Me Neck - Patsy Adam Smith 1968

Kiwis to a brick

Making sense of Tasmania

Huntingfield: A done deal?

Making sense of Tasmania

Susannah: A beautiful, touching story

Beatties and the beauty

Susannah’s Angel

Cheney Sweats Out the Summer

Such carnage

Heritage is a vital part of what it is to be human

Heritage through art

Making sense of Tasmania

Rivers of Blood flow in Reykjavik!

Trinity Church, Macquarie House listing supported by Burnet

Oil and the Iraq “withdrawal”

Pirates of the Mediterranean - Israel Kidnaps Peace Boat Crew

Making sense of Tasmania

Iceland falls to British pirates

AVAAZ Swine Flu campaign is making a difference

Sea of Desperation

Jorgen Jorgenson brings Iceland and Tasmania together ...

A wink's as good as a nod

A noble heart ... but no Nobel Prize

A society that nobody wants

History repeats itself

Sorrowful outcome

Bilderberg Plan for 2009: Remaking the Global Political Economy

Jorgen Jorgenson's Liberation of Icelandic in 1809 - A Bicentenary

Convicts and education

A few moments of economic history

A legal tussle for the right to communicate


Emptying the seas

The unfolding of a pandemic (2)

The Yanks - Over-subsidised, Over-paid and Over here

Fight free of Anzac, lest we forget other stories ...

Saving Civilization: A massive mobilization is needed to prevent total collapse

A raving whacko, cum sex symbol ...

Somalia: You Are Being Lied to About Pirates

Some Tasmanian nurses – An Anzac Story

Anzac 2009: Thinking about memorialisation and commemoration

ANZAC Day - Uniting or Dividing the Nation?

Labor's further acts of philistinism: Blighting Lights for brutalized Bellerive

Franklin ...

A Crack in Capitalismo's Facade

The Way We Were

Alan Greenspan’s Perpetual Motion Machine

Facing the Future: A conversation between Peter Henning and Greg Suitor

The American Media Misdiagnosis

Tasmania’s new ALP neo-liberal generation

Letter to Daniel Hulme

The Politics of Youth

The U.S. Economy: Designed to Fail

Daniel Hulme – First Speech to the House of Assembly

A clear statement on intervention

Venezuela: Bolivarianism Triumphs in Referendum Vote

Cambodia Tribunal Monitor

The American ruling class

Seismic Shifts Down Under

A Planet on the Brink: Economic Crash Will Fuel Social Unrest

Shutting doors - how many more churches to go?

The Scandal and Shame of a Stateless Palestine

Break the habit

War Crimes Trials?

A Good Cause Gone Bad

The First Fleet Whores on Australia’s Invasion Day

Young Tasmanian observes elections in El Salvador

The General

In the beginning there was a river!

Celebrate Dubya Day

Genetic secrets from Tassie tiger

Cheney says he gets to decide which records to archive

Hillary Clinton - How to Spin

America's Hidden Role in Hamas's Rise to Power

Bush's Parting Gift to Israel

Stealing Time

The Dilemma That Is Gaza

Dickens stuffed it in Oliver Twist

What the hell are we doing in Afghanistan?

Afghanistan, Another Untold Story

Afghanistan in Crisis

Armistice Day – Let’s get it right about the First World War

Is it true that foreigners finance American debt?


Sounds like the History Wars

Armistice Day – the most egregious exclusion

1979: A Warning and a Prophesy for America

Globalised banking 1944 - 1983

Armistice Day: The egregious exclusion of Tasmania’s military nurses

How Tasmania's Lady of the Lake was silenced

Have we got rights for you

We are still First Australians

15 years. I've seen it. It's a joke!

Montpelier Retreat: HCC wipes its hands

Bush Is Pouring Gas on Afghanistan's Bonfire

No more delays

Answers may lie under sand

Solzhenitsyn: Beauty will save the world?

Notes From Former Interpreter to Bush and Clinton

Saving the Franklin: A people's rebellion

A night for looking back ... and forward

Why 'sorry' matters

Lady Nelson honoured

Lennon leaves a bitter legacy

A catchment in crisis

History Not Repeating

A story of power in Tasmania

RPDC: Anniversary of a serial killing

The tragedy foretold

Mother Cummings Peak ... 10 years on

A terrible, beautiful history of hope

For whom the bells toll

Van Diemen's Land: A review

Burma ...

Heritage at risk

What about tradition?

Trinity: the Labor link

Heroism ... and the closure of Trinity

The threat to cultural heritage

Saving Trinity

Save Trinity Church

On the trail of a cannibal

Natone School Reunion

Time to call in the Administrators

Kicking our old colony in the guts

Shed conundrum

History wars

The Convict Stain ... and music

Noisier worlds

Dust on my shoes

A real hero

A great soldier


A big year

Lisbon from the ashes

Murdoch's War

Recherche Bay ...

Recherche Bay

Franklin Graham's mediaeval crusade

State of Denial

Eye for a bargain

Tasmania's shame: The Devil Disease

Wretched symbol of colonial oppression

Recherche Bay: the watershed clash

Excusing the commissars' mates ... and all about Leonard!

The bid for Recherche Bay

It's about respect