Tag Archives: Future

Why Tony Abbott refuses to support renewable energy

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THERE is that memorable line from The Great Gatsby which reads, “So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”

Its interpretation can differ depending on the reader. Who is in the boat? Could it be Tony Abbott? Valiantly paddling against a wind of change? Or is it the Australian people? Hoping to forge forth to a new future against a stubborn tide of old ways of doing things Read More →

Obama’s Arab world speech is well-timed

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IN the Middle East and North Africa there is a great wave of change sweeping through the hearts of their people. We have seen America’s measured, multilateral, and UN-heeding response in Libya that is providing hope to those who seek freedom from tyranny Read More →