Over the past 30 years, historians and popular writers of Australian-Aboriginal history have produced a broad 'consensus' -- widespread killings of indigenous peoples occurred during settlement, that not only went unpunished, but had covert government support.
On closer examination, much of this historical analysis -- particularly written since the late 1990s -- is largely based on the use of questionable or unreliable evidence. This is in addition to the uncovering of deliberate misrepresentations and fabrications of historical archives.
Technologies allowing thoughts and feelings to be translated and shared into digital form are already a reality, and in the era of neurocapitalism, your brain will soon require its own rights.
In the modern world, brain-computer interfaces (BCI) allow us to connect our minds to computers for medical purposes, and now big tech companies are seeking to transform this research into a consumer commonplace.
COVID-19 measures will see Australia’s 5G rollout accelerate to ‘meet demand of businesses working from home’, as Telstra announces an extra $500 million in funding to meet capacity.
Australians will now get an early taste of 5G’s “full potential” when telecommunications giants seek to launch the country’s first ‘millimetre wave’ 5G customer trials by mid-2020.
Australia has now entered a total shutdown of all non-essential services, with suburb-by-suburb lockdown measures tipped to become a reality.
As the country sails through uncharted waters, we explore the latest on COVID-19, future predictions of this unfolding plan — including the potential of Martial Law — and deeper links between the virus and propaganda used in George Orwell’s 1984.
Scott Morrison has announced the government would consider banning all non-essential travel within Australia and has urged domestic citizens to adhere to social distancing guidelines.
The national cabinet will next week to consider how to restrict domestic travel, as state borders across the country close.