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George Brandis: Bloggers won’t be covered by #Metadata amendments

Independent bloggers and journalists under threat. Photo: AP Listen to Ethan, Johnno and Lindsay discuss George Brandis’ threat to independent journalism and the dangers of metadata legislation on Episode #24 of the Australian Roundtable Podcast on March 22nd, 2015 below. Timestamp has already been pre-selected for easy access amongst the range of topics discussed on

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James Packer reveals links to Israel after Netanyahu’s US speech

Packer is ranked as the third richest Australian. Photo: TheNewDaily Australian entertainment mogul, James Packer has revealed his deepening links with Israel after a surprise appearance in the United States Congress this week to witness Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu’s historic speech. The casino and movie-making billionaire was spotted sitting next to one of Hollywood’s

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Campbell Newman promises $22 million boost for police and surveillance in Queensland

Campbell Newman said the proposals were motivated primarily by the ‘day-to-day fight against organised crime’. Photo: Courier Mail Campbell Newman’s government has made a renewed pitch on law and order in the Queensland election, promising to roll out more surveillance of organised crime and terrorism suspects, more “rapid action” squads and to provide tablet computers

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Thousands march across Brisbane in opposition to the G20 Summit

Numbers were strong in Brisbane. Photo: TOTT News This weekend, upwards of 3,000 people marched across Brisbane in opposition to the G20 Leaders’ Summit currently taking place at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Center. The protesters – including indigenous groups, anti-capitalists, opponents to transnational corporations and many more – rallied in unison, sending an emphatic

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2014 G20 Coverage: Peoples’ Summit in Brisbane | TOTT News

The Peoples’ Summit is be a three-day festival of symposiums, idea-sharing, art, creative activities, education and action. It is taking place in various locations in Brisbane November 12-14, before the G20 Leaders Summit. As the 2014 G20 Leaders’ Summit in Brisbane draws near, TOTT News and our affiliates will be spread out amongst the Peoples’

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