Writer's Articles - Health

REVIEW: ‘Refining the definition of wilderness’ by Hawes, Dixon & Bell

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

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

More than just engineering, science and money ...

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

We were warned about climate change in 1912 ...

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

'Norfolk Bay Salmon Farm Shock Galvanises Locals'

The sounds of the Silent Majority ...

Geelong Star & Basslink ...

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

'Future of the East Coast'

‘Ecotourism’ ... the new greenwash term

'Michael Ferguson referred to police'

A business-as-usual approach to climate change

'Victorian Premier advised to ignore Crown licence renewal'

Silencing and Censorship in the Trans Rights debate

Silencing and Censorship in the Trans Rights debate

The light-lipped Brendan Nelson ...

Dear Sally McManus and loyal comrades ...

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'

Freedom FROM Religion

TasWater: Looking Through A Lens Of Lead ...

NATION: Look out! Bill's behind you

'All Tasmanians deserve to feel safe'

'Deals behind deals?'

The Inconvenient Truth: Geelong Star and Basslink

Environmental damage at Chauncy Vale

'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

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?

Sexist abuse in Parliament - it's never OK

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

'Archbishop Philip Wilson to lodge appeal against conviction'

The short-term thinking ...

'KeepCup and Sea Shepherd partner to protect and preserve'

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

Dark Mofo and tourists ...

A Tourism Apocalypse

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

'Ending the Nation's shame ...'

'Shared statement from peak bodies relating to short stay accommodation'

Vedanta Resources: What next in Tasmania?

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

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

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

Stop Hodgman Liberal Government subsidies to Vedanta's Mt Lyell mine ...

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

The Twelfth Commandment …

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

'State loses $188 million GST ...

Tarkine ... The big one that got away!

A simple question ...

The Talented Mr Michael Ferguson: Onward Christian Soldiers

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

'Rental market lock-out'

Those corporate ties ...

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

Wilderness Access – A Conservationist's Paradox

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

Anticoagulant pesticides in Australia ...

Malcolm’s Prayer ...

The massive immorality of mass immigration

'Doctors alarmed by renewed Tarkine destruction ... '

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

Abbott’s unconscionable coal coterie

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

'Live animal export outrage: Minister called to shut down trade immediately'

Mind what you eat. Bon appetit ... !

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

PETITION: Ending Homelessness in Australia ASAP

The devastation in Afrin ...

The Clean Coal Calamity ...

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

Communique - Tasmanian Housing Summit

'Housing crisis is our biggest challenge ...'

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

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

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

The Climate to Come ...

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

Wrong development ...

Overheard on the Prosser River Mouth

The Rocky History Of The Adani Carmichael Mine

'The Liberals' grubby little secret'

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

'TCT’s Fish Farm Election Policy Scorecard'

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

Removing Tasmania's pokies would help gamblers without hurting the economy

Liberal health pledge cooks the books

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

Fragmented Review of Climate Change

Caring for humans ... as wildlife

Mental health services are in crisis ...

Is TasWater the new Forestry Tasmania ... ?

'Liberals must reveal all Federal Group donations ...'

'Wilkie takes on poker machine lies in Parliament'

Hospital emergency crisis revealed in leaked document

Corruption that kills

The Marlboro 'Digital Nicotine Robot'

Painful periods? Acne? Weight Issues?

Where have the Birds of Prey Gone!?

I believe you; Stories of Missed and Delayed Diagnosis

An open letter to Rebecca White

Will Hodgman wants you ...

Greetings from the Tarkine’s elusive waterfalls ...

A Poker Machine led boost for Tasmania’s economy and social health

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

Why 'Love Makes a Way' is not loving

I don't want smart meters

Southern-fried half-baked woodchips

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

Misrepresentation, lies, deception and fraud ...

Policies for a Sheltered Workshop

Pimp/Porn inquiry needed in Tasmania

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

While we were sleeping ...

The latest on coal ...

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 ...

Celebrating diversity ...

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

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'

'More NW Fish Farms Without Community Consultation'

NATION: Turnbull's worst week ...

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

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

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'

Corruption that kills

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

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

Double Trouble ...

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

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

Bob Brown's Green policy blindside - Adani and Vedanta are mining ... not just the earth ...

Bring on the election ...

The latest on coal ...

The Downfall of Amnesty International (Part 1)

Southern Outlet: sleep disturbance from trucks at night

'TasWater takeover bad policy based on scare tactics'

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

The Liberal National [Coalition] Power Crisis

'Disappointment at Government’s delaying tactics'

How to fix our hospitals

The Dangers of Poorly Managed Chronic Pain

Love, Truth and Noodles for North Korea

Kicking Sacred Cows : Is giving flu vaccinations to elderly nursing home patients really advisable?

Takata's killer canisters?

Why you should buy a house. Right now!

Tarkine - A Sumac National Park here we come!

'RFA “Death Sentence” for Swift Parrot'

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

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

Wake up Malcolm – Coal is Moribund!

New Zealand’s “Progress Trap” is Killing Country’s Rivers

Mincing my words ...

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

They will be wrong ...

Contrarian Views On Temperature Have Melted Away ...

Adding insult to injury ....

Terminal Decline ...

Toughness and unwillingness to back down ...

'Removing poker machines good for economy'

The Therapeutic Conversation

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

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

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'

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

The story of whisky in Tasmania ...

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

'Alarming report into sexual assault and harassment at university'

Death by Airbag ...

The Long Goodbye ...

Linking the Microbiome, Diet, the Brain and Mental Health

Deterioration in public psychiatry

Sustainable Timber Tasmania – The Farce and Insanity Continues!

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

'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)

Is Australian Sustainable Hardwoods just another Ta Ann ... for the plantation resources?

Energy Proofing Tasmania

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

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'

'Macquarie Harbour Waste Collection Needs Independent Monitoring'

More footage of brutal animal treatment released from Tasmanian slaughterhouse

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

NATION: Not easy being Green ...

Keens Curry Cuts the Mustard

Grenfell reflects the accountability vacuum left by crumbling local press

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

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

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

Naked in the Derwent ...

NATION: Turnbull government in crisis as ministers face contempt charges

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

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

'BirdLife Australia calls for immediate end to the Tasmanian RFA and logging on Bruny Island'

Fake hate speech on agenda in Tasmania

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

Strategies, strategies everywhere ...

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

New Tarkine Frog Discovered? – Not Quite!

White Rabbit in a Snowstorm ...

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

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

Ice addicts ... and the mainland ...

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

AMA Tasmania declares no confidence in Tasmanian Health Service senior management

Rebates freeze hits GP bulk-billing rates again

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

Fish farming in Macquarie Harbour ...

Five Podcasts you must not miss ...

CSIRO cuddles up to climate change deniers

Rockliff must release death probe ...

National media ... please ... !

Australian Values & Why we should #BringThemHere

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

A Death In Interview Room 1

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

Wood smoke: Suck it up ...

Health groups blame Government for hospital crisis

World War ... ?

Top 5 Firewood Tips

Thomas Kent and the Sex Party propaganda machine ...

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

Old farts ...

An open letter to politicians ....

Punctuality is the Politeness of Princes ...

One for the Men: On Prostitution and Thankfulness

The emergency in Emergency

Drinking water is a human right

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

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

Dawn of the Centrelink Robot ...

Let them vape ...

When hospitals make patients sick ...

Perish the pension ...

E-cigarettes should be banned, not promoted by government

The Peter Principle ...

Australians want a Prime Minister who is Fair Dinkum

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

Ocean heat melting Totten Glacier from below ...

Foxes: A letter to Dr Vanessa Goodwin

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

Government Rains “1080 Hailstones” On Visiting Anglers

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

The Liberals Plan to Flog off Taroona’s School Bushland

Feminists celebrate MPs' defeat of Victorian Birth Certificate Bill

Abrupt Climate Change ...

Bulk-billing rates crash

How Far Off Is Abrupt Climate Change?

Homosexual Marriage: a plebiscite for late modern times

The “light” cigarette scam continues to kill

WAITING LISTS: A Cry from the Heart

Teen Challenge 'denial' pays off

The Secret Life of Trees ...

Kiwi Government ‘in Denial’ Over Rivers Crisis

Animal protection does not win votes ...

The Worthiness of Trees – Reflections from an Activist

Rolled on smokes: Blow to Ferguson authority

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

Women Challenging the Culture in Science: Inciting Inclusion

Why does our outrage just fade away ... ?

NZ: The horror of wild animal poisoning

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

STATE: How Hodgman, Gutwein and Ferguson lost the election ...

Everyone rejoice, Manus Island is 'open and free'!

A Big Week for Boy-Men

The destructive madness of hospital funding

The AMA's attack on Liberal policy ...

World’s largest wind farm study finds sleep disturbances aren't related to turbine noise

The questions around Biosecurity Tasmania's review ...

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

Political Harlotry ...

This week on the campaign trail ...

Unsustainable Tasmanian waste management

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

The danger to health of cruise ships ...

Cassy O'Connor's 2016-17 Budget Reply Speech

eBay / Myer's new virtual reality shopping store ignores possible eye damage to the user

Peter Gutwein’s 2016-17 Budget Speech

A horror budget for patients

More young Tasmanians take up smoking

Tania Rattray Supports the Real-Time Reporting of Drinking Water Data

Precious Freshwater diverted to Aquaculture

Tim Slade responds to Mr Brewster, CEO of TasWater

The Horror of 1080 Poison ...

The changing nature of public health roles and responsibilities

UTAS students join national civil disobedience campaign #FloodtheCampus

Report highlights crisis facing Tasmania’s low income renters

My campaign for medicinal cannabis

Stephen Colbert mocks Johnny Depp and Amber Heard apology video

STATE: Tasmanian Greens Call for an Inquiry into TasWater

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

Why shouldn’t we raise the legal smoking age to 21 ... ?

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

STATE: Lies trump truth in the GST carve-up

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

Wentworth Park ...

NATION: We have the fifth lowest tax to GDP ratio out of 34 countries ...

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

Why Robert De Niro Just Pulled An ‘Anti-Vax’ Film From The Tribeca Film Festival

Australia’s private pathology lobby shifts political donations strategy

The Saturday Paper: Speaking Up ...

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

Mayors of Clarence ...

Hope for HIV in Africa: Observations by an Eldoret Journeyman

Maori Trusts Allow 1080 Poison to be Dropped Directly into Water

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

Advance Australia Where ... ?

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

Dear Stakeholder: The burns have started ...

Letters to my grandchildren (8)

The great big crash in tobacco consumption

The Heart of Gunns' collapse (2)

The Apple Cart

Letters to my grandchildren (7)

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

Waking in Fright In the Tasmanian Justice System

Been there done that – CSIRO’s attitude to climate science

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

Wilderness fortunes and Rural Public Health

Dr Singh’s model of fertility control

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

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

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

Branded a rapist for daring to be an NHS whistleblower ...

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

My son got leukaemia ... after catch-up vaccinations ...

To Slow Climate Change Now? … People Power!

Teflon’s toxic legacy

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

The slow-burn, devastating impact of tobacco plain packs

The pathology scare campaign

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

Global Worming

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

Tasmania Report: A Tale of Two Tasmanias

‘Remembering the Children of the Royal Derwent’

Russell River ... and Huon Aquaculture ...

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

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

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

Thousands Rally in Hobart for Climate Action

Report Dispels Myth of Cheap Tassie Rent

The Patent That Could Destroy Monsanto and Change the World

Kiwi 'Hunter-Conservationists' Slam DOC Poison Plan

A Cry from the Heart – Morwell residents done and dusted

Inside the tiny village in Gujarat riven by the sex trade

Brighton Council votes unanimously to join anti-pokies’ groups

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

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

Shame on the Pokies industry ...

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

Tasmania's water dilemma ...

'My body was not mine, but the US Military's'

COMMENT: Does the Tasmanian Government really know what its policy is on pathology privatisation?

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

Health underfunded by $1.4 billion over a decade

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

Who’s a Liberal donor gonna call? Rentbusters!

The private pathology industry emerges as major Tasmanian Liberals donor

Federal Hotels' predicament

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

Palm oil, pollution and pyro-politics

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

Millennial Masculism Man (2)

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

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

Case against Australia builds at The Hague

Effective harm-free treatments suppressed

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

Is the Fox guarding the Forestry 'Chook House'?

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

Australian children exposed to toxic mining metals do worse at school

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

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

Rethinking Mental Health

DwDTas praises Californian Governor for signing assisted dying law

Underfunded CPS traumatises families

Health Roundup ...

Which heating is the most efficient for Tasmania?

NATION: The monumental Health waste ...

'Child Protection Crisis'

Where to from here?

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

Advocates of the Far Side

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

Workshop offers tips on medical cannabis

Wilfully misleading the Tasmanian public ...

Green Death from Above

Franklin Square: International Day Against Live Exports

Reply to Herald Sun article about my son: Lambie

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

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

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

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

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

Diabetes Tasmania celebrates 60 years ...

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

Thinking outside the Icebox

A disturbing understanding ...

Banishing Glyphosate

LGH 'descends into chaos'

The Forgotten Coast ...

Goodbye Tuvalu

Creating a Future that Works

Attorney-General Vanessa Goodwin ...

Medical students concerned new emissions reduction target jeopardises health of Australians

Lambie’s heartfelt plea for mandatory detox

How to save the Planet ... and Humankind

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

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

Hodgman Liberals Back Football Over Public Services

Nordic Model Sex Work

Xenophobia is killing our Planet

The Protest at Vedanta ...

Tasmania’s healthcare leaders unite to drive change

The Troglodytic Liberals and the Epoch of Coal

Local Councils Vote for Transparency at TasWater

Diesel toxins

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

Barnaby Joyce hates sheep as well as dogs and cows!

Child and adolescent health workers reach crisis point ...

What prostitution really means for women

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

Senate Inquiry Hears Fish Farm Story is Different to Reality

Amnesty International ... the sex trade's new best friend

Amnesty International condemned over fast-tracking of sex laws policy

Chinatown ...

Diabetes is a serious disease that all Tasmanians need to understand better

The hemp industry frustration ...

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

Watermark prompts Windsor parly rethink

A typical kneejerk reponse ...

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

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

Hospitals hit workload crisis

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

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

The Old Man Of The Sea And The Humble Tassie Scallop

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

Disasters ...

State Budget a Wasted Opportunity for Waste Management Reform

Keep it in the ground ...

The Lord Howe Island Rat Eradication Programme

STATE: The mean little god of small government

The philosophy of giving

Health threats of Climate Change ...

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

Fish deaths leave questions about Macqaurie Harbour oxygen levels unanswered

NATION: Abbott's boatload of accountability

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

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

STATE: UTAS students risk arrest for fossil free divestment

Federal Treasurer needs to explain ice comments

NATION: Personal choice and economic reality; Paid Parental Leave

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

HACSU reveals LGH waiting list crisis

Sea level rising faster in past 20 years than in entire 20th century. Here comes El Nino ...

Petition to Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture

For Nepalese women this is not about choice

STATE: Milne got results from minority pacts with both sides of politics

Culling pest animals can do more harm than good

Christine Milne resigns ...

Your money ... and how it is spent

The Waterloo Bay proposal and the Southwood site ...

University of Tasmania loses $100,000 on Fossil Fuel Gamble

Why Does 1080 Poison Make Kiwis Like Lewis Angry?

'So we'll be poor ... but refreshed ...'

Not the corporate miner we want ...

Will the Homeless again be struggling ... ?

Mutiny of the Soul ...

TasWater concedes NE Tas water may have been contaminated for years. A Will ... but no way?

Venture Minerals' 2 cents worth

Rosebery - 7 years on and still waiting for safe water?

The State Government’s under-funding of health ...

Where does the law stand on immunisation?

Told you so, TasWater and Dr Roscoe Taylor

The axing of Pesticide Monitoring in Waterways

Pesticides Linked to Honeybee Deaths Pose More Risks, European Group Says

The dystopian lake filled by the world's tech lust

Health reform ... and the perils of hope

A dog's death from 1080 poisoning ...

An Aldi Easter ...

Last word. Introspection

The Price of Milk

Prostitution: A Word That UN Women Do Not Want to Hear

April Fool's Day ...

Clubs Australia: Shameless and defamatory

New Zealand is stockpiling pure Compound 1080 ...

Fixing the Broken Health System

The Pioneer Cup – Horse-trading for safe drinking water in Tasmania

NZ's 1080 blackmail letters' threat to poison dairy products: The Fallout for Tasmania

Mussel Growers Raise New Alarm About Salmon Farm Impacts

Team Clean's record haul of rubbish

Rodney Croome's Lent Lecture to St Matthews ...

Tasmanian fuel reduction program an Australian first

A multi-billion dollar disaster in the making

Wotif founder Graeme Wood takes stake in battery storage developer Redflow

Greedy Californians are almost out of water

Break the Federal Group monopoly

Seven per cent can’t afford the doctor

Another Super Trawler heading to Australia

Call for permanent fracking ban

Stage 4: The Final Step in the Colonisation and Possession of Australia

Play ...

Hobart health risked by cruise ships? Background Briefing's shocking report

Medicare: the co-payment lives!

Dying Like An Animal: The Price Of Empathy And How Governments Use Yours Against You

The Intergenerational Report focuses on the old, when the future belongs to the young

Carmen's call

Myrtle rust in Tasmania ...

Hockey's IGR: Meaningless forecasts based on magical thinking

STATE: Lapoinya; Institutionalised duck-shoving. EMRS ...

The Intergenerational Report and Triggs' TFC: What it says about us. Thursday: Living to 100

NATION: Abbott’s Dark and Chilling Vision for Australia

Answers Needed Over Macquarie Harbour Health Concerns

She moved us to Melbourne to avoid the possibility ... that I would kill my father ...

Tarkine Rainforest and the Mining Industry Spin

Submissions to the Medicinal Cannabis Bill

Apocalypse Now ... Lapoinya

Pulp mill stink spelled the end of Gunns

Help promote ... Turning Points to Compassion

Pharmaceutical industry gets high on fat profits

Time to close a Northern hospital

The disastrous economics of the past 50 years ...

Bright OLD things ...

Representing the future of waste management in your community

Ban Fracking in Tasmania

Porn, manga and the 21st century Japanese man

NATION: UK pledge to phase out coal a wake up call for blinded Liberals, Nationals & Labor

Children in detention exposed to danger, Human Rights Commission finds

UTAS increases direct fossil fuel investments ten-fold

Wales follows Scotland and votes in favour of fracking moratorium

The Street People

Giant pine scale threat

Krill oil marketing: a case study of Australia's broken regulations

At All Costs: The Dark Psychology Of Abbott Government Climate Policy

Big Tobacco donated to Tasmanian Liberals

Something in the Water ... An urgent need to re-evaluate

Drug regulator must put patient safety ahead of Big Pharma profits

Climate warning: PM Abbott leads Australia down a withering garden path

Dear Eric Hutchinson ...

STATE: Fixing hospitals? Here’s how. Nyrstar's hand out ...

Spinners who would sell their own grandmothers ...

Ocean Life Faces Mass Extinction. 2014 the hottest year on record ...

90% of submissions to Tasmanian fracking review say No!

Fox Scientists: Both Sides Stumped?

Saudi Arabia's history of hypocrisy we choose to ignore

The ad Doritos doesn't want you to see!

Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you thought

AMA welcomes decision to back down on changes to Medicare rebate

Doctors versus Liberals (1)

Doctors versus Liberals (2)

TasWater’s surging earnings approaching $300 million

NATION: Tony Abbott's Reshuffle ...

STATE: TFGA supports fracking moratorium

How to squash an economy

MYEFO takes $86 million from Tasmania's Health Budget

Cassy and her Tweets

New resource on health threats posed by endocrine-disrupting chemicals

STATE: Royal Hobart Hospital Decision

NATION: What are we afraid of in this country? The Climate Terrorist. Prahran. GP co-payment ...

United Nations Calls for an End to Industrialized Farming

STATE HEALTH: 'Devastating’ cuts to RHH staffing ...

NATION: Trauma of seeing asylum seekers die at sea. TPVs back ...

Devil disease: I wish I was a scientist

The Moral Irrelevance of Christian Doctrine ...

Support Séralini Team for New GMO & Pesticide Risk Research

Neuroscientist warns young brains being re-wired by digital technology

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

NATION, STATE: Self-harm, suicide rates soar. Jacquie junked. Ackland's spray at Morrison

Keep Kingborough Family Day Care in the community

China and US strike deal on carbon cuts in push for global climate pact

Tasmanian Water Monitoring – another casualty of State Budget cuts

Tasmania touted as humane, cost-effective, productive asylum seeker solution

World governments failing Earth's ecosystems, says top conservationist

Letter to 2015 AP Stylebook Editor, David Mintho

Libs and live animal export: Evil death cult

STATE: How are things going, Will?

NATION: Gough Whitlam's memorial left lingering sadness, despite the cheers and soaring oratory

IPCC: rapid carbon emission cuts vital to stop severe impact of climate change

Peter Gutwein's axe ...

The plan to undermine the Land Rights Act

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 ...

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River (3)

Tassie's forestry wars echo UK's motorway wars ...

Where's the acknowledgement that a crisis exists?

NATION: Tony and coal, 'A contradiction to all available evidence ...'

STATE: Fracking poses risks to agriculture, tourism, Tasmania's reputation ...

Is the taxpayer entitled to any level of basic health protection ... ?

Pesticide monitoring in Tasmanian waterways cancelled

Anna Reynolds: My ideas for Hobart’s future

Even more macho than Vladimir Putin

Unfettered Salmon Expansion Risks Boom to Bust

NATION: Travel to a Muslim country. Travel there now.

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River (2)

How feral cats kill wildlife without lifting a paw

Lazlo and the Toxic Dump near Carlton River

'Old Chook' Retirement solution

This is an important moment in the life of Spring Bay Mill

Abalone industry fears over Salmon Farms

Break O Day Refugee Welcome Zone declaration

NATION: Australia Network goes off air. Torture death of a Dad. Rupert avoids Tax ...

The Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific ...

National rally for renewables comes to Tasmania

Pay freeze will increase hospital costs

UN Climate Summit 2014 ... Catalyzing Action ... in Hobart

Addressing community attitudes is key to violence prevention

Hydatids: An update

A Bitter Pill to swallow ...

Another climate expert retreats to Tasmania

I was sexually assaulted ...

The Smell From The Swell Becomes a Communal Solution

A United States biochar advocate argues for soil health ....

Hydatids found in Tasmanian dogs

Former Royal Hobart Hospital boss Jane Holden sues Government to clear her name

In Search of Wisdom

Asylum seeker's 'brain death' shows failure of care and of democracy

Tasmanians are the biggest losers ...

A bad budget for patients

Pharmaceutical industry code of conduct fails to find favour

Tasmanians puffing twice need to seek advice: National Asthma Week 2014 (1-7 Sept) ... Morwell ...

Critic of Tasmania’s health reform gets Government invitation to contribute to plan

Swedish journalist visiting Australia calls for a stop to surrogacy

Abbott's climate denial puts Hydro Tasmania on life support

The callous, appalling and simplistic response of Brett Whiteley

State Governments can’t control the economy. There, I’ve said it ...

Why a drover’s dog* will win the next federal election

Crude Awakening

Abortion-on-Demand Revisited

Council Spray Policy

NATION, Joe Hockey: Poor don't have cars ...

Tasmania has Important Role to Play to Progress Medicinal Cannabis Trials

Burnoff policies could be damaging habitats for 100 years

Explainer: back burning and fuel reduction

Sick of this market-driven world? You should be

Abbott fiddles as the nation burns

Ripping off hospitals

Logging can 'greatly increase' fire severity for 50 years, researchers say

Reducing Youth Homelessness

Michael Ferguson: Rebuilding Tasmania's Health System

2012-13 Child Protection Australia Report Highlights Need for Change

Shake-Up on Opium Island (Tasmania)

Charlie's cows: To whom it may concern ...

How cannabis compound could slow tumor growth

TAP derides proposed anti-protest laws

Women forced into sex industry - Abbott must fund Exit Programs

Poppy company says medical cannabis in Tasmania 'makes sense'

Hello Jan Davis ... Do you a deal!

A threat to our water, soils, forests, people's health, and food production

NATION: Innes broadside. Lambie's Abbott 'political psycho' lash. Burnside blast

The questions swirling around Mt Lyell ... Mt Lindsay ...

Hodgman Government all over the place on Medicinal Cannabis Trial

Bryan Green’s Asbestos Mine

Giddings/White: Time for a new approach to the medicinal use of cannabis

Indigenous people appeal to World Heritage Committee

Another perspective on the NDIS

“This isn’t good, we shouldn’t be breathing this.”

It has been disappointing to see photos of young women who smoke ...

No fracking way, says Swiss professor

Public Hospitals: Cost up, Services down, Safety poor

A letter to The “Honourable” Christopher Pyne MP Member for Sturt

Time capsules with a difference

Business, government and community sector meet to discuss tackling state’s big problems

An ideological crusade against the poorest and most disadvantaged ...

The employment of Ms Jane Holden has been terminated

Us v Them, Australia vs Asylum Seekers, Slaves vs Everyone Else: Is there a difference?

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

Health: Integrity Commission's damning indictment

The future of organic and non GM food in Australia is uncertain ...

Equality and community inclusion starts with us

The four-letter word which could save the world

Andrew Wilkie: Who is running the RHH? Ferguson. O'Connor

Oh ... for a Tassie ICAC ... ?

Premier Hodgman and the GST, a true baptism of fire

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

Elizabeth Kolbert: The Sixth Extinction

Jan Davis: TFGA supports continuing use of 1080

Cannabis a health issue not a legal one, a Hobart forum hears

Michael Ferguson: Ministerial Statement - Royal Hobart Hospital re-development

'BandAids’ for HVC’s Cygnet medical centre

Doctors raise the alarm on climate change and pull the pin on fossil fuel investments

Audit: Staggering ignorance of health care funding. Diesel rebate: Policy insanity

RHH: A tragedy on all fronts

To be a decent citizen

FT submission: It is not acceptable ...

Dear Michael Ferguson: Air Quality Health Protocol

Government department libraries being closed to public access

Apartheid-style boycott to save the planet, says Tutu as Bolivia enshrines natural world rights

Health: Copping C cell: The permit extension ...

How about this TasWater!

Tasmania can capitalise on its renewable energy advantages

Tough times for the Tasmanian Greens

Vested interests are undermining our democracy

Road to Utopia ...

What is Organics?

World’s Number 1 Herbicide Discovered in US Mothers’ Breast Milk

A decent sawhorse ...

Andrew Wilkie: The rebuild is a mess and the previous State Government misled the community

Shree Minerals admits acid-producing waste to be twenty times higher than approvals for Tarkine mine

Environment Protection Authorities – ultimate off-side spin-doctors?

Climate Change: The threats to Tasmania

Jim Bacon: The Emperor has no clothes

Lead! Who is going to take responsibility for this?

Premier Hodgman Starts A War He Will Not Win

Andrew Wilkie: Parliament turns its back on problem gamblers

Too Big, Too Fast, Tooooo Close!

GUNNS – The life and death of a rogue corporation

Imagine if the winning team told the losers to suck it because they lost? SA ...

Tony Abbott: Renaissance Man ...

Passengers describe drama of turning asylum seeker boats back

Take a bow, Aurora ... and they did, sensitively!

PCBs: “Monsanto and BAYER must be held liable”

Unrepresentative Swill ... Yes or No?

The Angry Summer

Senate vote confirms Greens only party standing up for farmers against big mining

Light rail among Greens' major policy initiatives

CSIRO report supports climate change

Labor, Greens to hold Senate inquiry into Manus Island violence

Liberal and Labor Both Out-debated

Medic alert in Cygnet

A Government Funded Forestry Legacy

Things aren't that bad ...

For women’s organisations, a historic step forward towards gender equality ...

Asylum seeker attempts suicide after deportation notice

Cape Barren urgently needs law and order before someone gets killed

The scientist who took on a chemical giant ...

Liberals demand answers on why the public has been kept in the dark on AIDS charges

29 MPs let corporate interest dictate their votes ...

Just ask someone trying to get an operation ...

The Dictatorship of Majority Government

Organic farmer vs. GM farmer facing trial on February 10

How Korda Mentha instructed Premier Giddings to act. The Legislation ...


Tour Tasmania's mining legacies from the past and in the making

7 Days, 8 Friends, 140km. 1 Rainforest

GMO: We supported a continuation of the existing moratorium; Merc, TC columns ...

Ungagged, will Cassy O'Connor fess up on Rosebery fiasco?

Study links wildfire smoke exposure to reduced immune system function

Tasmania's ban on genetically modified crops made indefinite in bid to protect clean, green brand

Climate change models underestimate likely temperature rise, report shows

A happy new year is unlikely ...


2013 Review of the Moratorium on GMOs in Tasmania

What are you preparing for the table?

100 days, 40 failures: a preview of a secretive, cruel and chaotic government. MYEFO

Kay Seltitzas responds to censorship at The Mercury, The Advocate and The Examiner

MMG Rosebery Mine to close in 4-5 years?

Copping: A Community Shunning

This trade agreement is big — and much too secret

Professor Mark Taylor responds to Mercury on Rosebery

EPA Director Alex Schaap misleads Tasmanians over nationally binding emissions standards

Marine reserves help fish resist climate change invaders

Memo to Tasmania: ’twas an industry done-deal

Tony Fails to Stop The Boats

MMG Rosebery mine top toxic polluter in Tasmania

Copping not the right location for toxic waste

The Dream Boat

Beyond zero emissions ...

Libs' insane pulp mill proposal

A Very Deliberate Destruction

From bricks to homes for old Kemp and Denning brickworks factory site

The irony that proves the point

NATION: Abbott's Direct Action increases carbon emissions. Bugging, trade, Arctic 30

Wake up call - 75 heavy metal poisoned waterways in Tasmania

Arrest Me Too? Amazing Bravery Of One Small Child!

I won't pay West Coast Council Abatement Notice

No Pulp Mill Alliance reactivates

Indicoal Mining Aust Pty Ltd, Langloh Coal Mine, Hamilton

It's OK to love yourself

NATION: Turn Back The Boats confrontation. Spying. Climate. Animal Cruelty

Don’t let our mentally ill be misunderstood

Painted bike lanes are not safer ...

Jonathan Moylan pleads not guilty in Supreme Court

It’s a Father Knows Best, big brother, nanny state ...

C Cell update: Works starts June 2014

Whereas the others have actually made a transition, Tasmania has been a relative failure ...

Cracking the Egg Code

Now the Tassie gay marriage bill has been found to be constitutionally safe ...

TasWater Bully Pioneer Landholders

NSW bushfires Q & A: How firefighters contain a massive blaze

Climate change raising fire risk

Advocates call for Upper House to act on marriage law ...

This issue will not go away ...

Release of 'game-changing' same-sex marriage legal opinion

Damning report on Tasmania's bushfire crisis. The NSW horror ...

GE-free status is the key to markets, Jan Davis

Tasmanian doctors support voluntary euthanasia laws. MPs lobbied

Law Reform Report "Tasmania can pass same-sex marriage laws"

Cynics Corner (a jaundiced view of the world)

Leaking or whistleblowing!

Losers! Ditch the old ways of thinking ...

They’re Taking Over!

Climate change ‘unprecedented’ by 2050: study

Why I no longer support the Blues

State sponsored drug growing and media promotion of drugs

When scientists attack

The Dread Pirates Greenpeace, Hobart rally speech ...

A collaboration for the century - The River Derwent Heavy Metals Project

The Billion Dollar Opportunity

Tasmanian markets in danger from noisy pro-GE lobby

Waste not, want not

Special report: Scientists critical of EU chemical policy have industry ties.

Toxic Tas Water

Woolworths and its worth to winos

We are on an insane and irreversible path to environmental destruction

Is the Tasmanian Government telling us the real facts about a Tasmanian smart meter rollout?

Divestment from fossil fuels, an important health measure?

Developing new gas fields could hurt the Tasmanian economy. The Yes Minister moment

Call for fracking moratorium

“And the ice will refreeze”

Tony Abbott’s Great Big Carbon Tax Lies – Part 2

Pulp Mill: Back on the Agenda ... ?

Pull the other one ...

For residents of Pioneer, it's back to the village well

Wynyard pokies forum calls for better deal for the North-West

For the rest of the year humans will use more resources than the earth can provide

Internet muddies ethics on child pornography

All about Hemp!

Riots and suicide attempts are very likely

They intend to cut prices more ...

Loosing the Dogs of Xenophobia

Tasports wastes public money over breach of process

Lessons from Love Canal: toxic expertise and environmental justice

Attributions to climate change

Organic non-GM food production is the way to go

Doctors warn of CSG health risks

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

Launceston ... Sewerage systems can’t cope with more extreme weather

Greens warn against shale industry startup in Tasmania

Our Food Future: Greens’ plan to secure future of regional Australia

Help End Marijuana Prohibition branch launches in Tasmania

Australia not prepared for natural disasters

Refugee Imperialism: Kevin Rudd and Dumping on the Pacific

At Last: Breaking through the Tasmanian Paradigm

This obnoxious residue

Bicycles helping save the State millions

Australian Greens invest in refugee safety

'Greens lost in wilderness on toxics'

How to fix our hospitals

Humanity is on a crash-course with carbon

$1 bet limits: I'm already on board. The Greens Policy

Right To Information denied on Savage River mine tailings dam spill

Jesus weeps, Bishop tells Rudd

FSC Changes Chemicals Criteria Again ... Incorrect, says FSC Australia

Marti Zucco: Tasman Bridge must be made safer

One purchase, one vote. One life saved?

Abbott’s Great Big Carbon Tax Lies – Part 1

The Final Acceleration – Just Waiting for the Great Disruption?

Council Stealth in Action

GE-Free gives Tasmania competitive edge

Greens release “Tasmania 2030” vision for a green, dynamic, and prosperous economy

The biomassacre report - or the truth in campaigning

Dear *Roscoe: I was healthy before I came to Tasmania ...

What does it say about the Legislative Council ... ?

Play the policy not the man on waste management

Copping: A textbook example of corporate spin. SWS responds

Mining boss John Lamb's comments on 'economic terrorists' are inciting hatred

The future of Tasmanian farming ...

Pesticide regulations failing to protect river biodiversity

Doing the Climate Maths with Bill McKibben

C cell misses out on RDA funding

Pig Study Shows Harm from GM Foods

Rosebery toxicology reports flawed - but how flawed?

Why I’m Not Drinking The Water

A health issue, not a criminal one. MLCs delay bill

DHHS surveillance on poisoned Rosebery patients must stop

Time to Stand Up and be Counted

To Save Our Planet ? … People Power !

Liberals are putting politics before people. The church billboard controversy

Mines contaminate 40 Tasmanian rivers

Will the Toxic Dump get its Funding?

Wilkie lashes Royal Hobart delays

Monsanto: Russia warns Obama

The asbestos fiasco

Climate Change Alarmism as a Moral Responsibility

A critical issue about conflict of interest and the independence of CMW

Health status of West Coast residents needs answers

Brown v Adair, Crean in Sarawak ...

Welfare agencies report increasing demand

Secrecy over Rosebery dust data needs to end

Beach Bums Triumph

Hospital doctor numbers slashed by 120 after cuts


The Hydro steamroller

Rosebery lead poisoning: Health heads must roll

Life–support turned off

First catch your grasshopper

Tasmanian Farmer locks the gate on miners

Public meeting on smart meters

Bees Survival: Ban More Pesticides?

Nestlé CEO Says Water Is Food That Should Be Privatized – Not A Human Right

Labor locks in a new levy

This kind of hate ...

Tonight I watched Four Corners ...

EU to ban pesticides linked to bee deaths

The toxic assault on our children

Balance is appeasement. Fairness is truth ...

Reducing emissions from wood heaters

The health money-go-round

1000 Letters and Counting

A monumental failure of regulatory authority ... ?

Call for study into health effects of wood smoke

Tasmania, Tourism and the Elephant in the Room

Tasmania's abortion bill passes

Plastic bag ban set to be delivered. One step away ...

Abortion: My Real Story

Kidney disease is Tassie's 'silent killer'

Veils and Tin Hats

Demons in our midst

Childhood lead exposure linked to crime in adulthood

Leatherwood: A business struggling to survive, because of ...

Rally For Reproductive Health

Salamanca Declaration welcomed: further backdown on abortion bill needed

Forestry burns causing havoc for Smithton residents

Forestry burn-offs set to threaten health and well-being

Clean, green Tassie ... sewage and oysters. Brand 'in peril'

It's time to kick the can ...

Tas abortion forum hears impacts on decriminalising abortion

Ban pesticides linked to bee deaths, say MPs

Tailings spill: The concerning inconsistencies. Ringarooma warning ...

Hospital power shock

Barilla Bay Oysters enters voluntary withdrawal of oysters

CSG or water? Be wary, Tasmania

Health heads must roll

Poisoned Water

Rural Tasmanians with asthma more likely to be hospitalised

Byrneing questions that need to be answered

'I have never seen anything like it'

Alex Schaap was incorrect


The worst in Australia

An open letter to the Retirement Benefits Fund Board

Fox resort by the water

Tasmania's Environment Protection Agency is on notice

The chemical world ...

Chief public health bureaucrat must take stronger action on lead poisoning


High Lead Levels Found in People Using Kingston Sheetmetal Stainless Steel Tanks

Urgent action needed to address diabetes epidemic facing Indigenous Australians

1080 fox baits in the Burnie water supply reserve

RBF members have the power

Unhealthy Britain: nation's five big killers

Bruny: 3-Day Indigenous Music, Arts and Culture festival

We should phase out of the sale of tobacco in Australia by 2020

High lead levels in water tanks

Future Fund exposes Libs and Upper House over Big Tobacco

The Vigilante Mentality

1080 poisoning continues despite no foxes

Copping landfill: The Potential for Catastrophe

Labor-Greens State Government still sending jobs to mainland

Corra Lynn Toxic E-Waste Pit

The poker machine industry does not give a toss

What is a Small Mine?

The euthanasia debate

Decade of dedication to education


Democratic hemlock: saving earth from our animal selves

Pokies: Let truth prevail

Why are our public hospitals so wasteful?

Common pesticides 'can kill frogs within an hour'

A Plantation in downtown Deloraine

The desperate need for action

Coming to Tasmania?

Climate Change: It’s time to speak up …

Leave Us Alone

The Grime Behind the Crime

Urban Forests - Natures Remedy for Mental Illness, Health and Wellbeing

Extreme temperatures by the end of the century. The hoax we had to have

The New Normal

Plan for clean air

Smoking causes crime

Shellfish toxin closes abalone, rock lobster fishing

Greens secure solarium ban

This C-Cell will be a disaster waiting to happen

Are chemicals making us fat?

Health: Pioneer kept in the dark over lead in water supply. Smoking rates shame

To the children and families ...

Forestry Tasmania: Wilful deception and crass incompetence

Taxpayers’ money shouldn’t be invested in cigarette companies

Pokies: A letter to the Federal Government

Life ban for Lance ... Read for yourself.

Mild vitamin D deficiency endemic in Tasmania

Rueful confessions of an outed plagiarist

Tasmanians should be ashamed of their political representatives

1080 baiters move into Tranmere

Dear Tim Morris MP. Tim Morris responds

There is no life here ...

Greens move for parliamentary inquiry into Copping C-cell process

Greens call for a MYEFO that puts people and nature first

And we thought that the worst atrocities had already happened

Public interest before policy purity

Review of community feedback on the C-cell continues. Dump the Dump 'has the numbers'

The Sandford Shapeshifters. Calder Rd gets baits

Urgent need to establish joint house health committee

Rally today: Outrage for the Animals

1080 baiting Arm End: This is a sacrilege

Flatlining pokie losses are nothing to celebrate

Greens, a tad Yellow on Copping dump?

$40 million to be wasted on another health review instead of surgery and nurses

Wasting Macquarie Harbour

That’s the way the money goes! The federal health bailout and its priorities

It's not too late for further consultation over Copping

A bus ticket to nowhere

The pesticide experiment

Honk to dump the dump. Hobart tip's Antarctic waste. Carlton tip 'a total mess'

Planners Applaud Moves for a Safer Tasmania

Was Australia intended as a hemp colony?

Tasmania's toxic time bomb

Copping: Consultation Not Spin

Elective surgery boost welcomed

How Copping is copping it!

Serious flaws in toxic dump plan

Chemical link to heart disease

Schizophrenia is not so black or white

Minister gives Committee the One Fingered Salute

Dump the Dump

Over beyondblue

They call it couch surfing

Budget pledge is 'rock solid' despite new dental spend plan

Toxic Dump demonstrates a systemic failure, again. SWS: Community to be informed on science

Smoking, the shabby placenta, children and the Legislative Council

Secrecy on Toxic Dump Questioned. What Southern Waste Solutions says

First, do no harm

Harm minimisation: Is that the best we can do

National report backs need for physician assistants

Why tobacco prohibition won’t work

Tobacco Plain Packaging is Only First Step

When personal best isn’t enough

Health bailout surgery to start this month

Tasmania well placed for physicians assistants scheme pilot study

The health handout and the Abbott-proof fence

Farmers at risk of pesticide crackdown

Poppy Lopatniuk: Joyful ... and deeply disturbing

Buried treasure and toxins at Beaconsfield

McGinity registered, conditions imposed. The Ombudsman's report

Tassie in trial for disability scheme

Is prevention really better than cure? And how much does it cost?

Healthy Futures – Building a better health system

Another federal health plan falls apart

Cut down The Triffid. Pokie barons plunder carbon compo money

Tasmania, Ground Zero for Toxoplasmosis ...

Hobart residents tested for lead poisoning

Tasmania faces diabetes pandemic

Hospital budgets to be cut by new pricing scheme

Michael Pervan back ... as the boss!

“A significant gap remains”

How to save our hospitals

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Electroconvulsive or Shock Therapy

Standing up for sex workers is standing up for pimps

Dr Warwick Raverty: Many acts of bullying and intimidation in CSIRO

Dear Dr Bleaney

Many minders make much work

The federal health package: less than meets the eye

What do readers think of this idea?

$325M rescue package to revive Tasmania's public health system

This is just plain wrong. Why is it allowed to continue?

Dear Minister Green. Air pollution health risks

Hospitals and the $100 million band-aid

Health bail-out imminent

I'm happy with that

New study queries pesticide safety levels. State land and waterways 'still poisoned'

But wait! There’s worse!

Crossing the Line. Gay blood review continues unfair stigma

What Peak Oil will mean ...

What exactly don’t we know?

Tobacco money poisons politics

Pesticides and the South Esk River

Tassie uses this pesticide as does the rest of Australia

Confirmed: Tasmania dudded over RHH funding deal

Clean water demands changed forestry practices

Coffee revs for life

Feathering nests or furthering Tassie ... ? GetUp's banned ad

GM Canola buffer lifted from 5 metres to 1.1 km

The disinfectant aroma of burns-tainted wine

'Next month' ... and 'APRIL' ...

The vanishing bee ... and economic catastrophe

Is Tasmania a failed state ... ?

Chemicals: The Dismal Failure

Wilkie takes a budget cut to Live Below the Line


Dentists all smiles for Government funding blitz

The People have waited long enough

Tasmania's Wonder Woman

Ban health and climate-hazard forest burns. Four protest arrests

Last Roll of the Gunns' Dice ... as Pulp World burns

Trials aim to counter spraydrift. Dangers of woodsmoke

I was horrified ...

Eating sustainably

Single funder health model needs a fresh look. Win for Ageing

Don't let them make us pay for their crisis

Is it time for a little Truth & Reconciliation?

Green puts Tasmania’s most vulnerable people at risk of chemical contamination

Cycleway provides test for Lord Mayor ... and it's on ...

Australian live export animals unconscionably subjected to known risks

Local government wants decisive role in phone towers

Cancers are overwhelmingly caused by environmental factors

Adventures in Wonderland

Mill: The Arrogance and Intransigence

Burning Tasmania: The Mercury Perspective

Stop it now ... permanently. Caught! FT roading, logging and burning in HCV forests

Rethink FT: The devastating truth about a Rogue Agency

Happy Easter, now stay indoors. FT's 245 burns a threat to wine industry

Setting the stage for government to persecute people, particularly farmers

Dr Roscoe Taylor must act on Rosebery water filter results

Less crime and less punishment

Tasmanian Roots

Aged care crisis looms for Tasmania

How About Some Easter Eggs for Gunns? No money, says Burke

Food security

Sad neglect of Tasmania's teeth costing State Health budget

Low Doses of Hormone-like Chemicals May Have Big Effects

Biomass plans shot down

Monsanto's Roundup threatens future of global food supply

Faith no more ...

Invisible pollutants foul world's cleanest air

Royal Hobart Hospital Masterplan Unveiled

Reforms to aerial and ground spraying regulations

The anti- depressant/placebo smackdown

At first I thought this email from DHHS was a joke. Dangers of farmed salmon

The real cost

$340m and a new RHH

New website provides early warnings for Tasmanians with asthma

Insight is lost

Wood smoke linked to deaths as Forestry Tas plots 245 autumn burns

The most risky foods

Child Care Centre too close to Rosebery mine

The terrible dangers of burning tyres

Oakeshott says he'll back rebate means test

Report the failures of Tasmania's health system here

Furious Feds lash State Labor's health incompetence

Greens call for state phase-out of solariums

Yes Minister

Life Imprints: Living in a Contaminated World

Brickworks closure creates housebuilding opportunities

Strip search row: Children's Commissioner must have powers. Heat on O'Byrne

Wood smoke adds billions to health bill, says report

Physio Crisis at LGH

The threats to bees

The urban speed paradox: time pressure, cars and health

O'Byrne picks health boss

How Joss and Anita restored the earth

RHH chief's luxury living

Support Alison Bleaney to clean up our water

A child protection system under serious stress

Why Tasmania needs an independent inquiry into child sex abuse

Health: Something has to give

Oxfam's Annual Report

It's time to stop the failed drip-fed funding of Forestry Tasmania

The protest against mining ... Peruvian style

Why don't we monitor glyphosate?

Wilkie intervenes. AMA: Wilkie tricked. Wilkie: AMA wrong

Wilkie panics over RHH deal

This is unacceptable

Parliament Square redevelopment clears last hurdle

Is Beaconsfield the Canary in the mines?

What kind of perverse economic reasoning is this? O'Byrne's response

Assessing the risk of devil poisoning

Conflict of interest: The cancer within our public life

Still no answers on RHH money


Mineral Resources Tasmania Annual Review misleads on health risks

Terry Martin: the other factors involved

Breathtaking, Lara

Parliament has a duty to protect children from junk food ads: Brown

Looking forward to a smoking ban on the route of the Tour De France?

Thousands Urge EPA to Discount Flawed Science on Syngenta’s Atrazine

Good government is about making decisions and setting priorities

Money disappearing around a fox hole

New evidence Tasmanian EPA is not doing its job

Parks and Wildlife Service a bit coy about the truth

Government’s Wasteful Health and Safety Record Slammed

Use physics in spraying

Protesters turn back on O'Byrne

Andrew Wilkie demands takeover of Tasmanian health system. What Roxon told Wilkie

Cassy O'Connor: No 'sugar syrup'

Cassy O'Connor: A view from inside and outside the tent, so to speak ...

The anger at those health cuts. A GP's view

1000 expected to rally against health cutbacks

RHH rebuild going to mainland companies

Elective surgery health cuts: the paradox of austerity

Water minister ignorant over pesticide impact ...

The Tuckers Creek contamination

Secondhand smoke bill passes

Hobart throws down the gauntlet on smoking bans

Even more health CEOs

Secret AFL footy deal exposed

Perhaps it was because of incompetence ...


Step forward for preventative health

'You make me sick' O'Byrne feels heat on health cutbacks

The Importance of Green Spaces in Cities

Health: My Cry from the Heart

Health: My experience of Lara

Roscoe you are wrong

Tas Greens back $1 betting limit

Roxon lashes state Labor

The incompetence of the Tasmanian Government. No confidence in Michelle O'Byrne

Government must take real action to keep waterways safe

China's new forests aren't as green as they seem

Greens: Where is the mining policy?

Health Workers Rally Against Mental Health Cuts. Mental Health Services support

Dr McGinity in mediation over complaints

TCCI misrepresenting Greens policy on public debt

Greens appeal again for ban ...

Motivating Government to Warn Public of POPs Cancer Hazard

The harmful effects of woodsmoke

Grim isn't it?

The loss of jobs, reduction in medical procedures ...

Elective surgery falls under budget knife. Federal takeover?

Mental health boost

Health plan move blasted

Bee Aware

Poppies need greater oversight

Cold Turkey for tobacco donations

Tasmanian heads troubled union

Mental Health Workers take Industrial Action

The High Price of Poverty

We were just getting out of the hospital when ...

Mill site works too much for air monitors

Of all the pesticides in our food supply, this one really matters!

Pesticides increase diabetes risk

Air pollution and woodsmoke

Cuts to Mental Health Services Put Client Lives at Risk

Health chief cash outrage

Pervan: Probe terminated. Cost: $100,000 ... so far

Greens’ bill would give people right of reply on phone towers

Window to Togatus (7): Go Forth Wharfie, Punch Someone

A new outbreak of protectionism in Tasmania

Biofuels - the good, the bad and the ugly

A toothless regulatory regime ...

Is this the best we can do?

Generation F*cked

Africa’s Black Revolution

Smoke from regeneration burns exceeded healthy limits only three times

Mobile phone towers under scrutiny

A message to GetUp members from Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Jody Williams

How can they fund three new departments?

Confusion Around Minister’s Budget Statement

Marriage equality not the main issue

Socialist Alliance outrage over the state government budget ...

Gillard hails health reforms ... as Wilkie lashes private hospitals

Tasmanian budget cuts – opportunity rather than crisis for our health system?

Three quarters of Australians back mandatory limits on poker machines

Fire and humans

Naughty Tobacco Industry - needs a good spanking

Forestry Deals without reforms to plantations chemical use unacceptable

Draft Agricultural Chemicals Regulations too weak

The Great Global Poisoning Experiment

Something In The Water ... it's far from over

MPs attack Ludwig over rules

Have the Health cuts gone too far ... ?

Hundreds of RHH jobs at risk


Can you kindly take a few minutes to sign the petition at ...

Community outrage at tower double-up

Health ... and the $800,000 razor gang

Georges River: the ABC apology is ridiculous

Dear Michelle: $70m for no foxes as cancer increases

Seems like toxins in the water may have had an effect on journalism standards

Believe it: man flu is real

Spotlight on High Cases of Lead Poisoning in China

A bad day for the ABC ... and for Australian journalism

Dear Michelle O'Byrne and Bryan Green

Erin Brockovich joins campaign for review of pesticide laws

A request - Shaving for Social Justice

Tasmania must push for ban on big tobacco bully tactics

Secret GM wheat experiments begin in Australia

Rally told: Animals' Rights Must be Upheld

TODAY: National Day of Action to end live exports

Scientists raise the alarm over common herbicide

Declaration for safer Australian pesticide laws

Global war on drugs has 'failed' say former leaders

Legal argument over Royal CEO

For the love of swords

A Cry from The Heart: Aerial Spraying Regulation Farce

Cilantro, chlorpyrifos & flying blind

Unions fury at Government

Draft regulations for aerial and ground spraying fails to protect


Arrogant, contemptuous, half-baked

Draft Regulations for Aerial and Ground Spraying

Toxic pesticides from GM food crops found in unborn babies

Push to scrap three networks

Colony 47: It's all in the name


Deformities spark pesticide fears

Birth defect cluster sparks investigation

PS Chiefs wheels of fortune


More Tests Show More Rivers Contaminated

Rainbow Warrior testing waters off Fukushima

How science makes life difficult for regulators

Tasmanian farmers unsurprised by 1080 report findings ...

Launch of the Brittany and James Fund

Treated Water for Swansea

19 Studies Link GMO Foods to Organ Disruption

Green Environments Essential for Human Health

Endosulfan Banned Globally

Child protection failure 'totally unforgivable'

No more smoking Gunns. More smoking Forestry Tasmania

Saga of the Royal Hobart Chief Executive

The incidental conspiracy that will bite us in the ass

Studies link low IQ to prenatal pesticide exposure

Mind Games

Wilkie is right

Minister delivers hospital revamp funds

Jobs go

This contemptuous campaign

Global food crisis "one shock away", says World Bank chief

Another log truck smash ... a sedan 'crossed to the wrong side of the road' ...

The Colours of Autumn ...

Way ahead of Gunns ...

Cancer Cause Or Crop Aid? Herbicide Faces Big Test

Quarantine budget concerns

The peculiar investment of UniSuper in Gunns Ltd

Rally to Protest: Democracy Betrayed – Tasmanians Betrayed

The Mason Report

NSW Greens call for atrazine ban

RHH funds cut warning

Report highlights child-protection failings. What Paul Mason says.

Plant disease raises questions on modified crops

Government asked to investigate new pesticide link to bee decline. Scientists get pushy

Pressure mounts over MP's conduct


The Mill and Monoculture. SWST quits talks

Euthanasia: Do we really want this?

NW hospital bullying inquiry

Mushroom time again

High toxicity in Tasmanian waterways

The Asturias Pledge, A Shoppers Guide To Pesticides

What Gunns told me

Merkel calls for nuclear power changes

Once a jolly clever swagman tried in vain to help homeless

A short moral history of the Iraq war

Reviewing the ban on hempseed

Hold Lara accountable for every forest logged

CEO in dark on bully claims

State Government incompetence threatens to delay $290m for RHH

Greens lash failure to assess mill impacts. Gunns shares freefall

Extension of life of German nuclear power stations may breach law

Drinking water remains an issue. Our daily poison

Call to Arms: Environmental activists urged to regroup

Rosebery: Ross Whitney speaks out

The Burning Question

Gunns proposed plantation policy: an open letter

Tragic mum sues state

Hospital chief's inquiry review

Imported food. climate change, cancer

Human Health First – No Pulp Mill

The Precautionary Principle - does it operate in Tasmania?

Chemical cocktail continues to contaminate Carlton, Duck Rivers

Aerial spraying ... just 4 of Tasmania's 33 catchments are plantation free

Environment groups watching Commonwealth decision on pulp mill marine modules

Summary of Tas DPIW Pesticide River Monitoring Program

The ingredients that dare not speak their name

The Naked Emperors

Dear Premier: What action is Tasmania taking ... ?

Another stopgap boss for RHH

Chevron Guilty

EJS ... and the problem of impartiality

The Golf between DHHS and the humble taxpayer

A blow to state bureaucracy

Urgent action needed on dioxins, says toxicologist

A depressing Australian Story

3,500 hens die to fund junket ... ?

The Science of GM Crops and Food - Fit For Public Consumption?

Ross Rodeo protest

Community Groups Demand Premier Take Action on Water Safety

"Wiki-bee leaks" controversy sparks call for UK ban

Fighting For Fresh Air

The heroic Tasmanian who needs your help

Brutal and bruising rodeo blues

'He should be alive'

Rural and remote healthcare campaign

All about Abalone Ganglioneuritis. Booth lashes 'gorging Green'

The stupidity of Tasmania's water policy

DHHS conjuring tricks

Most southern Tasmanians want water meters – market research findings

All the available evidence indicates there is no public health issue

Water: Dr Pickin needs now to release her reasons ...

Communities and tree monocultures

To Bee Or Not To Be?

What action on sewage contamination for Rosebery residents?

Re-wiring our brains

RHH chief loses appeal

Michael Pervan, David Roberts and the echoes of the UK case

Foul smelling and tasting town water. RESIDENTS AGAINST WATER meters

Birth defects in Falluja could be linked to US weapons

Three big chiefs to run health. Water bungle

Take a stand with the beekeepers

Dear Minister for Mental Health

The Wood Smoke Activist

The devastating consequences of rat poison

The Call for a Sugar Tax

Tasmania's hospital system split

More water tests equals more chemical contamination events ... again!

Tell Quaker, Kellogg’s and others: “Stop misleading us” ... and a risks wrap ...

Health boss departs

$180 million lost on pokies over 10 months

Where are methyl bromide tests?

Millions needed to fix child protection: Commissioner

Tasmania - A Fertile Food and Knowledge Bowl to Help Feed the World

Stalled Royal rescue: The real story ... ?

Fox scats: The Lights have finally come on ...

US doctors say chemicals can cause cancer

For a few dollars more ...

Co-operative to fill Japan's GM free canola demand

Why Dark Chocolate Is Good for Heart Health

The aggressive chemical push ... and its long-term consequences

´Time Poverty´ - Go Home On Time Day November 24

War Over Monsanto Gets Ugly

Wilkie surgery


Time to label Genetically-Engineered foods

Holy Smokes!

Fullers launches Meditation CDs

Warren, if you had your time again ...

Not only in Tasmania: Kept in the dark on child protection

Pokie losses for 2010 over $160 million, so far ...

Poetry for Pakistan (2)

Australia Mobilises To End Water Fluoridation

Ian Rist warned of this on TT last year ...

Is the Strengths Perspectives to blame?

International Lead Poisoning Awareness Day 2010

The lonely whistleblowers. Girl's best interests? Vengeful bureaucracy? Audit ordered

What a scientist didn't tell the New York Times about his study on bee deaths

Just say NO to GMO

Police arrest resident at MMG Rosebery mine

Stalled FPA review delays move to improve forest practices code

Environment and Public Health groups welcome Endosulfan ban

Greens flag moves to ban battery hen farms

Registration of Endosulfan cancelled in Australia

Wanted: Female war veterans ...

Just not my day - Roger's Run

A Cry from the Heart – Our air quality

A Cry from the Heart - Rosebery ...

Chemical find in creek prompts drinking water tests

Hobart to Party for a good cause.

Gunns 'bullied'. NGOs. FT's 'new loser'. Bartlett: Wrap it, and, Yes, FT still converts

The Smoking Gun (2)

Abetz lashes Wilkie

Devil: Letter from Concerned Scientists

The water filter

Arsenic and Lead in drinking water – flawed advice on testing

'Secret forest deal leaked. Draft agreement in full'

A win-win for industry?

Arsenic and Lead in drinking water – flawed advice on testing

Outfoxing the fox in Tasmania - a short review

Duck River Flood Monitoring Reveals 42 Contaminations from 48 Tests in Just One Month

Under fire from industry, scientific panel is 'gutted'

Results of latest waterway testing for chemicals

The Devine Lie

Dossier: Why no pulp mill in the Tamar Valley is acceptable

The Power of Jarvis ...

Mt Isa and Rosebery - 'Mining' not 'mineralisation - its a fact

Woolworths and Coles pull out of big tobacco ad campaign

Why The Secret Forest Treaty Will Fail ...


Canadians Call for Ban on All Outdoor Open air Burning

Why Tasmania needs a Science Reform Commission

Call on Candidates to Make Poverty History


Dr Chrissie Pickin – who do you think you're kidding?

Toxic groups reject mine/DHSS findings

Aborigines urge UN to delay convict sites World Heritage move

Air Quality Standards discussion paper

Australia's most dangerous pesticides found yet again in Tasmania's water catchments

Coles urged to extend sow stall ban

Tasmanians Exposed to 77 Dangerous Pesticides on New Australian Toxic Hit List

A list of Australia's most dangerous pesticides ...

Arsenic and Lead Contamination in Tasmanian West Coast Mining Town

Dear Prime Minister ...

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust

'After 13 years State water quality policy is failing to meet objectives, or protect our water'

Doctor’s orders: No Coal

The heat is on for change

Gillard paves way to end Tasmania logging conflict

International spotlight on arsenic and lead poisoning in Australian lead mining town

Forestry Smoke ... not a good start for David O'Byrne

'Crew must not be locked on board of fumigation ship'

Farms snub fox bait layers

Whole log exports to cease ... but no-one seemed to have told Forestry Tasmania

As fumigation starts, 'Labor and Forestry Tasmania must explain whole log exports'

Here come the health cuts

The sun was shining on the sea

Poisons: More worried about politics than the science. Volatile pesticides

Phantoms in the machine: GM corn spreads to Mexico

Fundraiser in memory of kayaker

Bleaney continues water fight

Dangers of allowing forestry companies to burn native forests

Climate Code Green launched by leading experts in climate change and health.

The panel appears to have disregarded data ...

'Panel report dubious; designed to stifle debate'

'Shipping methyl bromide offshore is no solution'

Response to Panel Media Release

Findings of the George River Water Quality Panel

'Methyl bromide for logs must be abandoned'

Today: Findings of the George River Water Quality Panel

Premier defends A-G's voluntary euthanasia strategy

Rewards for reports of animal cruelty

The latest findings on the cause and the extent of the toxicity in the waters of the George River.

Bell Bay poison plan, never for Hobart

The farmer gets $5 a kilo. You pay $69

The forestry assault

Cancer of the Chudleigh Valley

Gunns to stop using 1080 poison ... anonymous website attacks 'deal'

Greens pleased, Libs say budget a 'let-down'

Bid to ban atrazine

No Social Licence for a Pulp Mill or Plantation Forestry

The Truth About Plantations

'Labor’s white elephant Superclinic'

Blue gum properties hit the block

Insecticide use under review after US joins ban

No to forest furnace power stations

The true story of the fall of Gray, Gay and Gunns

Premier Bartlett continues to ignore community representation

Mayor Darryl Gerrity 'a disgrace to the West Coast'

WHO predicts 21 million annual cancer cases by 2030

Clean Water and sustainable land usage

Haitian Farmers Say “Burn Monsanto’s Seeds”:

Cape Grim's new detections

UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

Fears over devil export

Pondering the deeper issues of aerial spraying

All about plantation forestry ...

Why has Liberal Party backed down on $1 on maxium bet limit

Pesticides linked to diabetes

April pokie losses $17,744,041 as Federal fights bet cut

Water policy, reality and the future

Mining tax backed

Dangers of outdoor and indoor burning

At last! Action on Asbestos at Princess Wharf

George River Water Quality Panel extends deadline

Honeybee Blues: Tasmanian Beekeepers Association conference

The state of Tasmania’s biodiversity highlighted in the International Year of Biodiversity

FSC and Plantations

RSPCA urges Minister to accept AWAC advice on the welfare of pigs

Kids and pesticides don't mix

Devil calls for end to logging

Island's rabbits on burrowed time


Scientists Reveal Glyphosate Poisons Crops and Soil

Kevin Rudd: Where is the money to find out WHY this clean, green state has so many cancers?

Taskforce Condemns Secrecy on Rosebery Meeting

More secrecy and exclusion in Rosebery Community Reference Group

Forestry burns choke East Coast ... again

Greens continue push for clean waterways and drinking water

Davo's smokewatch

The failure of the Environmental Protection Authority

Global extinctions accelerating - the World gets another Wake Up call on biodiversity loss

Syngenta science debunked

Exposure to fine particulate matter can trigger cardiovascular deaths, heart attacks

Toxicity in Water of George River - Public Release of Research Findings (2004 to 2008)

Dirty, dirty ways of the big food companies

GM, seeds of discontent

Fish problems in Tasmanian rivers ...

Anglers concerned about fish deformities

Can the Macquarie pollution be traced here?

Butts out in Hobart

Devonport Maternity Hospital: Buck passing must stop

Poppy factory effluent fear

Market Watch: Tamar Ridge for sale

Tasmanian Greens need to re-engage on foxes

Railton: Dust to daylight

Devonport Maternity Hospital asbestos needs cleaning up now

New Alarm Bells About Chemicals and Cancer

President's Cancer Panel: Environmentally caused cancers are 'grossly underestimated'

Staying Mum

George River Water Quality Panel Bias: Claim

On what basis, Dr Taylor?

Fox blitz faces resistance

Tasmania needs Water Commissioner

Roscoe Taylor plays down woodchip pile risk

Rudd government passes the “scream” test

Export of brushtail possums opposed

Meat claimed as invention by Monsanto

Greenies use 'wilder nullius' to get their way in Cape York

Toxins in our water ...

Georgina vs Goliath

E-petition for "Don't Burn Our Forests For 'Green'? Power"

The stakes are just too high ...

EPA investigates Gunns. Burning Tasmania: The Video

Seize the wind, Mr McKim

They must be worried

Burnie woodchip pile: The Steele Report

The FPA strategy is a failure

Minister Garrett should be sacked - Lessons for the pulp mill

Mental patient challenges abuse

Accounting for Dummies—Lessons from the Forest Industry

The problem with monoculture E.nitens

Handover of the cows ...

Gay, Gray stand down

The toxins affected multiple test targets ...

The Burning of Mt. Dismal – FEA’s finale?

Regeneration burns another reason for forestry transformation

The Flare of Forestry Tasmania: My Cry From the Heart ...

The crying need for change

Rudd's tax Trojan Horse

Burning debate fires up

Burning Tasmania: Forestry halt. The facts.

Paperlinx should take responsibility for its asbestos legacy

Toxics Group Rejects Toxicology Reports on Poisoned Rosebery Residents

Experts Rule Out Heavy Metal Poisoning at Rosebery

Kevin saves Tasmania

Toxics Group Rejects Toxicology Reports on Poisoned Rosebery Residents

Alcohol and other drugs and mental illness: can we fix it? Yes we can!


We need the facts

Permission to bait

Open Letter to Members of the House of Assembly

Environmental health issues

Climbing Mount Kinabalu in Borneo

Burning Tasmania

Is native wildlife at risk from fox baits?


George River Water Quality Panel


The Smoking Gun: Who gave the orders?

Dr McGinity: What is going on?

Choking Baikal With Poison and a Foul Stench

URUGUAY: Agro-Export Boom May Have Lethal Consequences

Good news you won't read about the devil

Noosa Fish Health Issues

Water toxicity inquiry appointment questioned

Tasmania's lesson: when Labor attacks the Greens, it threatens itself

The Smoking Gun

Gunns: Gay under the cosh. Japanese get tough. Class Action mooted. Mitre 10s, Tamar Ridge to go

And, the government did what, exactly?

George River Water Quality Panel receives report

George River Water Quality Panel receives report

Logging Red Gums is vandalism: The Lesson for Tasmania

Smoke over Chudleigh

Ten reasons why pulp plantations are so wrong

A Drive through the Tarkine

Overview Report on Dr Taylor

Dead bream, water samples and Swansea

George River: A summary of the water quality testing program

Rowallan Dam fears: Is it being kept secret?

The Truth About The Smoke

Let's not experience the despair of Roelf

The carbon cost of forestry burns in Tasmania exceeds the total carbon footprint of all Tasmanians

Forestry burns Tasmania ... and Labor

Dear Ms Giddings: They deserve much better treatment from you

Toxics Group calls for sacking of Director of Health

Toxics Group calls for sacking of Director of Health

First Anniversary of Dr McGinity's Suspension

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne: The Sentence

The E nitens leaf is toxic

Tasmanian Election 2010: Cynicism as Virtue

Honey Bee Blues

Dr Marcus Scammell: What does this mean for Tasmania ... ?

Fear toxin review is tainted

Fears linger in paradise ... echoes of Tasmania?

Atrazine: The word is well and truly out ...

Gunns and FSC

St Helens Water – Let’s Wait for the Science

Cundall, Booth, Walsh, Bayley Dockray at water forum

A day in the life of Andrew Wilkie, aspiring MP

Call for Roscoe Taylor to resign


They wouldn't, would they ...

Victoria ... and plantations

Poll: What the AMA says ...

People of Tasmania v O’Byrne: The Judgement

Public Forum on Forest and Water Governance

Public Forum on Forest and Water Governance

Caution still needed despite findings from new devil research

Brenda Rosser's questions for the panel of scientists

T'was ever thus, in Van Diemen's Land!

Probe into water quality, panel members

Department of Health 'snoop' in St Helens?

Tasmanian Election 2010: Exposing a Weasel Democracy

Salmon superbug risk?

Tests negative: Roscoe Taylor

St Helens water supply update

Bartlett shoots the messenger

Public forum on Restoring Trust: How to solve governance issues critical to Tasmania’s future

Forest logging creates fire traps: academic

Critical devils?

Garrett to consider devils as critically endangered

Toxic Heavy Metals Taskforce puzzled by MMG conclusions

Some heavy metal readings high in Rosebery soil results

Selling Gunns shares

Concerned Lilydale Residents Angry that Government and Liberals Refuse to protect their water catc

Genetic improvement of Eucalyptus nitens in Australia

We’re crying out here that there's something in our water

Victorian tests for toxic water

Come clean on 'improved' trees ...

Plantation companies urged to come clean on 'genetically improved' trees

State of Denial

Libs' 2037 vision

Libs promise $7 million for forestry

Weedkiller atrazine castrates frogs - study

The spraying

The Tasmanian Water Saga and Plantation Timber

Dr Scammell: We will provide that information

Message goes to water

Toxins: The known knowns; the known unknowns


Threats to sue Alison Bleaney

Open letter to scientists and medical practitioners

What DPIWE says about Scammell-Bleaney

Parkinson’s Tasmania Celebrates the Liberal Parties Commitment

Dr Scammell: Eight independent scientific organisations

Which cancer rates in Tasmania Dr Taylor?

Information for St Helens residents

There are no genetically modified trees in Tasmania/Australia

Bleaney-Scammell and pulp mill fallout

They wouldn't, would they?

GM Nitens Coverup?

Joint Ministerial investigation needed into toxic tree plantations

Water contamination scandal warrants leaders’ debate

Meanwhile, in Germany

TasCOSS releases Electorate Snapshots

Oh, what a tangled web we weave ...

The Zombie Contagion for Plantation Isle

Here's the award, Mercury

Deadly water for Launceston and Tamar Valley


Do I trust your government? No, I do not! Plus: Transcripts of AS

We need a leaders' debate

TASCOSS: What really matters

Research 'warrants further assessment'

Director of Public Health’s response to new water concerns

Forestry Tasmania and 'genetically-improved' eucalypts


Call for probe of toxic plantations

Is all Tasmania poisoned? (2)

Georges River: Dr Roscoe Taylor's response

Georges River water supply

Toxins finding demands leaders debate on forest regulation

The toxic plantations

Toxic group no-show for good reasons

Ali's got 600 friends


On the frontline

Questions for Dr Roscoe Taylor

More secrecy over Rosebery heavy metal testing


Clearfelling, chemicals ... and Devonport's water

Tasmania's David Roberts on national health body

Chemical policy reform urgently needed

Health Workforce Australia's first board appointed

Australian Story: Roscoe Taylor responds

Rosebery investigations

Is all Tasmania poisoned?

Rosebery: Giddings responds

Rosebery residents call for heads to roll

The determination of TT's Tasmanian of the Year

Recollections and Prognostications of an Octogenarian

TT's Tasmanian of the Year on Australian Story

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne: A Public Address

Pesticides found in five rivers

So much thoughtless and mindless destruction


Michele McGinity joins Liberals' Bass line-up

The Lilydale motions

Worst cancer death rate in the Commonwealth

India's GM ban


Bartlett Hawks veto claim


In the face of such apathy I am gobsmacked

Is Dr Sexton working too hard?

Mt Arthur: The Planner's view


Swine flu

Australians very 'uncomfortable' with GM foods - Swinburne survey finds

Backing Dr McGinity

The meeting over Lilydale

Download: Poisoned Water Brochure

Smoke: The warning and the reality

Toxic group says no to Labor


Pesticide alert to family doctors

Why no action here?

Not really committed to fairness

Small mining town divided over plans to sue local mine

Add your voice

Logging Mt Arthur: Don't miss this meeting

Exclusive: Barty's latest ad

Llewellyn: Minister of State for Gunns

No Labor pollies have returned my calls. Please pressure the pollies.

Plastic ban. The Happiest Countries are green ...

Public Notice:

Ruth Howie's desperate plea for help ...

Unions welcome Asbestos Report and call for action

Dr Drielsma and biomass

Close EFSA's open doors to industry!


Revolution in environmental health

How extensive is the woodchip pile probe?

The need for health advocacy

Slavish adherence to the corporate master

Fixing opposition from community groups

Rosebery: Council weighs in

Water: Spare a thought for the workers ...

Slater and Gordon expert for toxic Rosebery forum

Health and Environmental Investigations into Toxic Heavy Metals in Rosebery

Toxic Chemicals, Monoculture Plantations and Health

Llewellyn must answer to this catastrophe

Bees, bats & frogs dying off in droves. Diabetes trigger?

Rosebery: Problem? What problem?

Rosebery home buyers kept in the dark over poisons


A deplorable response

The false pandemic

Rosebery: The place that killed them ...

Tasmania's 'silent killer' on the rise

Serves them right it crashed


Rosebery: The poisoning of Kuba and Storm

Infections in hospitals

Stronger controls urged on chemicals in water

10 Steps for a Safe Climate

SOS Erin Brockovich

Mining and health: Brokovich takes on Alcoa; Helps Bindi

Climate change and the Kingston Bypass

The truth about smoke

Rosebery: Grossly deficient. Beyond belief

A massive dose of 1080

Rosebery: Who pays the piper?

Rosebery: No confidence in Dr Taylor or Dr Pickin


I was suckered into the 'clean & green' image

Trade union calls for tanker ban

The legacy of David Llewellyn

Is there a link to this Gunns report?

Stop being hypocritical

I'm leaving ...

Devil disease hope

We have no idea what is in it

A healthy lifestyle in the country ...

How to kill pests without killing yourself or the earth......

Neglect of food sources has chooks home to roost

Chronic diseases and chemical exposure. The Burden of Diabetes

Send a copy to Minister Burke

Struggling with health issues for years...

Rosebery: Slater & Gordon weigh in. Suddenly there is action!

Lawyers welcome Rosebery environmental testing

Climate Change AND Lead Poisoning:

Rosebery Residents' Shocked at Council's Abatement Notice

Pollutants up in flames

Rosebery Residents' Shocked at Council's Notice

Health head's travel bill a costly one for taxpayers

TT Tasmanian of the Year

Gunns' spray and the clean, green facade

One in seven ...

Epigenetics research takes aim at cancer, Alzheimer's, autism, other illnesses

Lessons of the Cod Wars

Strathlynn Reflections


What a pity it has got to this

Alison, You Rock!

Alison, You Beauty

TT Tasmanian of the Year

Fear pesticides led to double-headed fish

Botch-up of chlorination levels?

Plan to fight chronic disease


Salmon producer defends bulk antibiotics use

Something rotten in the state of Tasmania

Triazines: Why do we have to wait?

This could not be further from the truth ...

Bad water ... it's not a problem for DHHS ...

Bartlett and Giddings at odds over hospital takeover

Boiling mad ... another infection of Labor's leprous touch?

Deadliest UK hospitals identified in damning report

Pollutants: Up in flames

Union urges wider asbestos study

More taxpayer funded propaganda from Lara Giddings


$1.5 million a year extra for Community Equipment Scheme


Why is Australia not taking a ‘precautionary’ stance on BPA?

The 10-point Plan: How they fixed Rosebery

How they fixed Rosebery

Activists refused admission to North-East piggery

Rosebery: State must act

Why Tasmania needs a community-based eco-toxicology research fund

Sick LGH

EMRS polling reveals education & health top issues for Tasmanians in State Election

EMRS polling reveals education & health top issues for Tasmanians in State Election

The Rosebery tragedy


TASCOSS polling

Commit to the Mersey, Labor

North-West obesity capital

Water, water ...

Some points of clarification on Rosebery

Libs to upgrade Mersey Hospital

No Pesticides Use Day 2009

Not without hypocritical and self serving motives

A form of health exclusion

Water woes

Tasmanian Schoolies – Be Aware of Alcohol Harm

Dr Roscoe Taylor 'has no evidence'

Dr Roscoe Taylor has no Evidence

Labor spin at its most disingenuous

France finds Monsanto guilty of lying

Call for bipartisan response to McCain crisis



McGinity complaints made by doctors, revealed by Giddings

Today: Peter Cundall helps launch health initiative


Calls to fully label GM and other novel foods



Win for Injured Workers

DHHS: Dame Catherine was not paid a fee

Dear Minister Llewellyn



EPA Notice to Rosebery Mine: the toxic heavy metals that dare not be monitored!

Why aren't thallium and arsenic monitored?



Eco-Toxicology Research Fund Public Launch

Tas Eco-Toxicology Research Fund Public Launch

Why FSC is preferred

Greens call for upgrading of Tasmanian Devil to Critically Endangered

Questions for the AMA and Ms Giddings

Catastrophe likely if rapid extinctions continue: UN

The pesticide menace

Australia - El Salvador

Loss of 25,766 bed days through hospital infection

Rosebery: The Delivery ...

Taskforce Warns Rosebery Residents


Pretty scary ...

Explanation on nurse re-entry needed

Toxic Contaminants: The Other Scourge

Smoked out

Crusty's Corner ... being the occasional ravings of an elderly gent

It's sickening to see NHS health funding so misappropriated by bureaucrats

Thanks for ruining the birthday party

Minister says longer waiting times “good news”!


Senator Bilyk raising awareness on brain tumours

This deadly woodsmoke issue

Government bypasses tenders

Smoked out ... and no-one to tell

The burning issue

Ireland bans GM crops & prioritizes organic ag

Roundup: Monsanto lied

More triazines found


Tas Eco-Toxicology Research Fund launched

$40,000 for fly-in consultant

No strategies at all in place to protect people’s health


Crusty’s corner

Who will lead?

Fluoride fears


Shutdown. No more answers from the Health Department

Tasmanian unions call for mandatory labelling of products containing nanomaterials

Why triazines and EDCs should be banned



Who says it's green to burn woodchips?

Herbicide pollution shocker

Bleak days at Cape Grim as beef bashed

Coffee, glorious coffee!

No conditions, no excuses Mr Rudd


Launceston demands government commit to 350

It's time to slay the bureaucratic monster that's ruining the NHS

Sent to Members of Tasmania’s House of Assembly last night

Endosulfan is now one step closer to a worldwide ban

The Dame's Tasmanian trips: More questions

The safety of woodchip piles and my apology

Dame Catherine: More questions

Millions Will Starve as Rich Nations Cut Food Aid Funding, Warns UN

$40,000 to fly out Dame Catherine

This man required artificial ventilation ...

11 long years of Labor – and Tasmania still last for health outcomes


Woodchip stockpile in Tasmania a 'health risk'

Dame Catherine: No response

The Dame visited five times

Grain traders reject comingled canola

Dame Catherine joins health bureaucrats' flying visits

Nicklason: Above and beyond cant and media cowardice

Regulators Plan to Study Risks of Atrazine


Conservation Minister and Logging Company Supporting Herbicide Overkill in Rainforest Reserve

44% increase in 1080 use in last financial year



Cancer specialist forced to resign

Wildlife poison shock

Another letter goes unpublished

Have Tasmanian beekeepers done a similar check?

Elimination of the illegal use of poisoned bait as a method for controlling predators in the EC

Children's Diseases Linked to Chemicals on Rise

Urgent disability funding shortfall not addressed for five months

DHSS staff’s international trip

Silica ... carcinogenic to humans

Triazine petition

Minister to sack workers, yet bureaucrats spend up on travel and accommodation

Health boss a high-flyer


Brits Protest Mandatory Vaccinations


Royal Flying Doctors

Brussels votes for pesticide clampdown

Royal Hobart Hospital jobs being slashed

Royal's $100m health remedy

Wilfred Lopes budget questioned

Lara’s short-term hospital fix

All eyes on diseased wildlife

Uruguay in denial


Support for McGinity remains strong


Allegations of cancer patients being denied treatment

Tasmanians have bird germ

Reality versus reality , a meditation on the modern world

Born to be big

Quality Air Tasmania

Polluters to face a minimum sentence of three years in prison

Pesticide drift: They did not take our complaints seriously ...

Tasmania, however, is going to aerial bait Macquarie Island with Brodifacoum

Is this a case of the left hand not knowing what the right hand is doing?

The slip shift

Ongoing contamination ...

Has poison been dumped on their grounds?

The growing atrazine scandal

Wage boost for Health Fat Cats

GP's full-frontal assault on Tasmania's 'carrier pigeon' health system

Atrazine unsafe at any level

Spinning glibly, smiling sweetly, and talking to us in kindergarten-speak has lost its charm

The Health burnout

The Slow Food Revolt

Atrazine: How Much Weed Killer Is Safe in Your Water Glass?

Nobody's Talking About the Silver Bullet That Could Heal the Economy and Cure Most Social Ills

Swine Flu Vaccine Linked to Paralysis, Leaked Memo Reveals

Don't let them win

The Parsons Climate Report 21AUG09

Strategic planning appears absent in Tasmania

Health: New ideas needed ...

The Burning Truth

'Time for a parliamentary inquiry into suspension of Dr McGinity'

How I lost my plants to 2,4-D drifts

'Trees of life' are vital food source

Depleted Uranium Ammunition in Afghan War: New Evidence

US knew dangers of Agent Orange ...

Aerial spraying by-law rejected

Pig farmer fined over animal cruelty


Consciousness Capitalism

53 Reasons to change things around

Brazil returns hazardous UK waste

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne

TT Question Time: Who is responsible?

Poisons website launched

Disappearing Bees

Unhealthy decision making in our Health system

Tasmanian pokie losses top $100 million in just six months

Government Swine Flu Advisor On Vaccine Maker Payroll

Telling the Truth about Toxics in Tasmania

Pity he didn't visit us ...

Tasmanian Toxic Network launch

The evidence slowly builds ...

Being helpful

Serious misinformation

Water users and food consumers beware!

Rosebery heavy metal deformities

Swine flu: the pigs are under threat ...

Nurse-led walk-in clinics

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne

Stepping Stones...

Actions speak louder than words

Ban Glyphosate Herbicides Now

A question for Professor Brian Priestly

Death a reminder of nuclear's deadly power


Health prediction wrong

Resumption of the Court of The People of Tasmania

McGinity rally

The curious case of the health contracts

How to limit legal liability

Smoke, Pesticides: Open letters to Lara Giddings, David Llewellyn

It's not just the birds

Rosebery and its semi-liquid tailings dump ...

Proof that Launceston air cannot take the pulp mill

Duck River poison woe (2)

Proof that Launceston air cannot take pulp mill

People's Court of Tasmania: first witness gives evidence

Whistleblowers Tasmania supports call for Inquiry into Rosebery Toxics Report

Cubit: Tendentious in the extreme

Dr McGinity can only work three hours a day

Pictures of a protest

Quash the findings

It's time to learn from frogs

Rosebery: Inquiry sought

European Union links cancer and pesticide exposure

Consumers blind to toxic dangers at greengrocer

GM lobby to flood the world: Why?

Endocrine Society Calls for Precautionary Action

Are we really 'Roundup Ready'?

Suicide Prevention in the Tasmanian LGBTI Community

Those fugitive odours

Weed-Whacking Herbicide Proves Deadly to Human Cells

'Patients at risk'

The major problem with water safety

My fight with the Department of Health and Human Services

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne: Your chance to participate ...

Cancer Island

DHSS staff's international tour


Health boss claim

Sow stalls to continue on Llewellyn's watch

Llewellyn: Tarkine loop poses a threat to devil

The curious case of Dr Raj Mattu and Tasmanian Health Department Head David Roberts


Register of GM-Free Farms, Businesses & Councils launched

Crowd welcomes Nitschke

Mayor returns fire on Lennon

Another animal welfare failure in Tasmania!

Where do doctors take their patient concerns?

He worked too many hours

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne

The trial of Michelle O'Byrne

Paula's tale of woe

The Trial of Michelle O'Byrne

Pesticides face ban

A risk to dying with dignity ...

The Tasmanian Court of Public Opinion is now in session

An assault on Medicare

All about consumption

Agent Orange

A photo taken by a delusional man

Government statement should be troubling to us all

I was one of those sprayed

Ignoring 3000 Tasmanians

Government dismisses poison claim

Duck River poison woe

The trial of Michelle O'Byrne

Perhaps they want Dr McGinity

The terrible causes of swine flu

Patient leaps to defence of doctor

Stench detected in GP's suspension

A million reasons to act

Pesticide link with fisheries

Misleading the public

Gay blood donor: I will fight on

The usual Fed v. States buckpassing

The government does not support this kind of service

The real issue for Minister Giddings

Tasmanian GM ban makes sense

The smoke, smell and visual impact was appalling

The vision of those suffering chooks will stay with me forever

The curious case of Dr McGinity

Air pollutants

Death with Dignity

Oh my god, he's done it again

Woolworths: monstrous monopolistic organisation

Doctors Warn: Avoid Genetically Modified Food

Tassie devil on endangered list

The Parkinson's link, cancer clusters

$9.4m hospital waste: It's everyone else's fault

Shameful treatment

Fresh concerns over river chemicals

The unfolding of a pandemic (2)

Gender benders

Tamar river. 4.30 pm. Tuesday 12th May, looking north from Swan Bay

Intensive farming must stop. Pitts charges dropped

Woolies under fire over 'cruel' pork purchase

I waited to stop crying ...

Undercover films of animal cruelty

Beautiful East Coast day ... then ...

Forestry Tasmania, the A.L.P and the right to privacy

The unfolding of a pandemic (1) - How ‘pig flu’ learned to fly

The real David Llewellyn

Luxury cars, dying animals

RHH backflip imminent

A patient of mine rang this morning ...

This is bloody appalling ...

Who takes responsibility? Apparently no-one

Fire in the forest: Unprofessional Police

Fire terror in the forest

Car on Fire, One Activist Arrested

Banned pesticides found in Hobart water

Atrazine in the Derwent?

Rats are fat after long-term exposure to lower levels of atrazine

The GM pretense

All about swine flu ...

Superweed explosion threatens Monsanto heartlands

Yet another toxic algal bloom in Launcesston's drinking water

I would put her in Risdon

Triazine health tests flawed

Can the Government be trusted with the new regional planning laws?

Been a long time coming ... now?

Atrazine in the cross-hairs ...

Herbicide Used in Argentina Could Cause Birth Defects

Keep sprinkling the triazine Julian

1994: Forestry, Ray Groom and Atrazine ...

The kernel gets a new mascot

Stop the planning review proces

Mill: Alert!

Pressure mounting for pesticides review

Clean and green Tasmania

Make a move, Davids

The Monty Python hospital

The Waste Barometer

The truth-telling of Alison Bleaney ...

Crisis for at-risk youth

11 Days in a dumpster

Pesticides in food: Still waiting to hear!

Update on the Trowunna Facial Tumour

Upset Lara

Book launch - Australia's population is aging so...

The nonsense over the latest devil disease outbreak

A Tasmanian Wildlife Park experiences another outbreak of facial tumours in its devils

Hobart residents oppose waterfront hospital: Council poll

What happened at the spray forum

What the Obamas eat ...

Move to axe pesticides

British American Tobacco secretly invades Tasmania using a “front” organisation.

Pesticides: The spraying forum

New World in the Morning?

It's heaps serious: Kevin went mental

Tasmania, fires and water catchment issues

Stop those bastards

The smell of Tassie in autumn

Mass hysteria

Why am I cynical?

Clean Air v Deliberate Forestry Smoke.

Pesticides: Another win for Georgina

Do visit our blackspot at Dilston

Burying whales may put surfers on hook instead

Health and planned burns

Theft of Life - A story of struggle against Monsanto

World Cancer Report 2008

"GMO's: Gettin'M Out of our Food"

Five healthy devils disappeared. 1080?

Arson, arseholes and the law: Part 2

Who is Mr Llewellyn trying to kid?

A clear statement on intervention

Cyanazine in the Brid River

Llewellyn ...

The spraying of a Launceston public park with Dominex Duo ...

Unempathic people

Open Letter from Concerned Scientists on the Tarkine Road and the Tasmanian Devil

Air quality fails test

Arson, arseholes and the law

Genetically Modfied Seeds: Monsanto is Putting Normal Seeds Out of Reach

Population: The elephant in the room

Hunt begins for world's most polluted places

Public forum on burns

Illogical, flawed, forestry conned logic

Some questions regarding plantation forestry

Relax ...

New RHH: Rejection in the South

Landowner feels heat

Our fate is not always in our own hands: a morality tale

Dilston bypass: an open letter

Hormone-altering chemicals

Early warning

Libs cure for RHH

Understanding each other ...

Two-headed fish

Commercial influence on science

Colony collapse

See the Gunns' stunt choppers!

In the beginning there was a river!

Pesticide data collection

Weegena community sprayed

We should not have to wait

Untimely death of so many friends

Pulp mill effluent and changes in fish fertility

'Visions link' to coffee intake

Why the Somali people are a'pirating

Lara's sacrifice

No response

Cancer: Tasmania's highest rate

The drink driving problem

Follow NZ example

Royal on the docks panned

Immune devil blow, Christine meets Ted

Hypothetical? Police Need to Expand Their Vision!

The spraying of mum and the kids

Asthma Foundation won't lobby for asthmatics

What to do if you are poisoned

Double-strength flat with appendix please

Justice, democracy and letting off flares

Pesticides: the major implications

Clive in court

Case raises spraying fears

Severe headaches and nausea ...

Ask this question!

Spraying: Government acting unlawfully

What is going on?

Libs: No waterfront hospital!

Spraying: This is not an issue of high importance

Mill disaster: the uncanny similarities

I have seen the spraying

Five versions of ‘truth’

Music tastes link to personality

Challenge to Gunns

Tassie's GM-free promise

Spraying plantations

Why BUPA is interested

Fears over chemical spraying

Tongue in cheek nonsense

Lara's junket

GE: Threat to fertility

Campaigner wins pesticide victory

EU: Better protection against pesticides

Cancer at work: the killer we must confront

Hospital outcry grows

Melamine poisoning tip of the iceberg

Farmer in chief

Tassie case hits UK press

The devils' disease

Charlie keeps the heat on GM

Wireless radiation concerns parents

Cancer clusters

More questions for the Head of Biosecurity Alex Schapp

A letter to David Bartlett

The World According to Monsanto

The Lives of Farm Animals

From here to Mongolia

The blunt instrument

Virus found in the wild

Nostradamus - Waiting for the other foot to fall.

Are they GM trees?

Pollution can make you fat

Walk with Theresa

Chemical trespass and my mum's illness

Water testing must continue

Wriedt relinguished: What Paula says

Wriedt relinguished

RHH: Libs catch the vision ...

Questions for the Head of Biosecurity Alex Schapp

Pesticides in water

Planners in revolt on RHH site

Hospital siting nonsense

Liberals reject railyards

Hospital: talk of poll

Chemicals and the public

The survivor's side of suicide

Scientists stop the ageing process

Rivers of poison

Study confirms pesticides persist in groundwater

Pesticides: disturbing findings

ER needed on railyards bid

Pesticides and St Helens

Monsanto responds to world food crisis

The Death of Nature

New Royal Hospital - Call for Public Comments

Break O'Day spray ban

Still waiting

The colour of money

Environmental Cancers

Radical makeover for waterfront

A Cry From the Heart

EU Ag Ministers move to ban hazardous pesticides

The tributes for Christopher Newell

Hobart haze blows limits

The doctors' perk

Agency Reviews of Atrazine

Some history of aerial spraying in Australia

An unhealthy state

Watch this!

Endocrine disrupting chemicals in our drinking water

Atrazine, simazine ban call

Atrazine: The other side

Atrazine poisons humans

The Asthma Foundation

Atrazine: the final review

Take a Dipso like you

Who decides?

Ostriches in the silt

The Royal Hobart Hospital grand plan

The secret role of government

Burn-off air scare

To spray or not to spray?

Third World drinking water

Cambodia ...

The toxic detail about PCBs

Nature and the Human Soul

All about atrazine

Will Wheat-Killer Fungus be used to spread GMO wheat?


Men in danger

Dear Nicola Roxon

A cry from elsewhere ...

Devil of a cocktail

Forest practices and water quality

Sensitive devils a pollutant risk

Pristine leaks

Battery hen bid fails

Devils ... and uranium dust!

Out of sight, out of mind

UN may ration food for the starving

Egg farmer: I'm shattered

Christian Llewellyn: How can you tolerate this?

The pits

It is not a peaceful death

The sad 1080 stories

Greens accuse government of chemical cover-up

It's a sobering thought - drink is inspirational

The case against GM crops

Toxic Tasmania

The consequence of bad eggs

Bad eggs

The spraying pictures

Greens: Battery hen farm must be closed

Dioxins and the pulp mill (working link!)

A Shadow of Doubt: 1080 in NZ

Community forum (By invitation only)!

Salmonella: McKim, Llewellyn

Llewellyn doesn't want to know...

Where are they from?

Platypus and the Hydro

We need to act NOW

All about POPs

Clean, green, pristine ...

Those fire retardants

Poison Island (2)

Down to the last croak

The solution to East Coast water problems

Desperate times at the LGH

GM: seeds of doubt

More evidence linking GM Foods to Allergic Responses

Saving the LGH

Push me, Shove you

France suspends GMOs

Call for stricter laws

What is going on?

Mr Llewellyn and contamination

Clean, green Tasmania

I will vote for this bill

The Chemical Danger: My advice

I wouldn't have saved the Mersey ...

Dioxin, paper mills, the impact

Where is the research?

The chemical dangers

Highest rate of poverty in Australia

EI: Time to vaccinate Tasmanian horses

The New Toxicology - zero plus zero equals something

Giddings: she's not serious

Horsemen of the Apocalypse

The unhealthy state

Pulpmill deathwatch

More fees please

Puncturing the GM myths

Mersey: the unhealthy prospect

But should we drink it?

So, what is happening in Tasmania?

Tell me a story before I go to bed

Any figures for Tasmania?

The Aboriginal health crisis

A Tasmanian catastrophe (3)

A Tasmanian catastrophe (2)

Salmon farmers warned

A Tasmanian catastrophe

You can't eat trees

Atrazine: world expert's visit

One toxic scallop ...

Dioxin ...

George River: it's official

Pesticides: they must act

George River pesticide spray

Pulp mill and health

Are authorities protecting our health?

The Menzies era

Contamination of the George River (2)

Closing hospitals

Contamination of the George River

Bright idea?

Mill: answers in the air

This could happen to you

Inhaling Polonium 210

Dear Minister Llewellyn

How can they do this?

The hospital backflip

Dear The Hon Paul Lennon, MHA, Premier

My pulp mill submission

Pesticides an MS trigger

Devil disease progress

A primeval tide of toxins

The quality of water is not strained

Royal: when a freeze is not a freeze

Royal decree crisis

Toxic or not ... that is the question

Waiting ... see for yourself

Pesticides in food

Forestry tops the list

Undermined by alcohol and ganja

The danger of atrazine

A grieving father ... and workers' comp

Pesticides and fruit and veg (2)

Emergency surgery

THE issue of the election

Margaret Reynolds and RU846

Up in smoke

My terrible depression

Ant allergy

A right Royal coincidence

The public needs to know

The devil disease: cowboys

Essentially, Health

Your say: Chemical spray

Fury over devil crisis dealings

Devil Disease: Too little, too late?

The Royal Project of State Significance

The fatal allergy

Your Say

Long term chemicals

Mercury, Autism and Alzheimers Disease

The Breakdown

The complaint

Tests clear ... but not final

A talk with Steve Kons

Chemicals ... the dark ages

Tax sugar