Category: Uninformed Comment

Financial advisers share tips on how to avoid money traps and uncontrolled spending – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Man holding out jar of Australian cash

Is this advice for the minority or majority of us. It seems an increasing majority are practicing this advice without financial advisers and the Morrison government wants it audited with cashless welfare cards and a stricter watch while promoting buy now pay later usuary programs that charge 22% ++ fees (ODT)

Financial advisers share tips on how to avoid money traps and uncontrolled spending – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Firefighters hit back at Trump, who blamed wildfires on ‘gross mismanagement’

 

Ignorance of Trump is manifest in his kneejerk remarks on the Californian fires. This POTUS races to the cliff of stupidity. (ODT)

Los Angeles: Californian firefighters have slammed President Donald Trump for a tweet in which he asserted that this week’s devastating fires were the result of poor forest management.

Firefighters hit back at Trump, who blamed wildfires on ‘gross mismanagement’

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Mr. President, with all due respect, you are wrong’

'Mr. President, with all due respect, you are wrong'

President Trump threatens to withhold aid from victims as authorities confirm 23 people killed in Californian fires.

 

 

Satellite images expose China’s vast network of secret re-education camps in Xinjiang – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Illustration of Uyghur prisoners in front of the flag of China.

Isn’t this what Tony Abbott and right-wing pundits recomend for Indigenous Australia, and other Australian minorities ditching multiculturalism in favour of cultural asimilation. Indigenous, Muslim and African Australians represent over 6.5 % of Australia. Indigenous Australians represent 25% if not more Aussies in our retraing camps called prisons and youth detention centers and Dutton and Matthew Guy Islamophobic racists want more for disastrous outcomes.

China’s education camps of which we know very little represent 0.015%. There seems to be some level of heavy stone throwing at glass houses going on here with little interest in intention and outcomes. (ODT)

After years of frustration in winning the hearts and minds of disaffected ethnic groups, Dr Leibold believes Beijing has ditched its multicultural approach in favour of cultural “mingling”, or assimilation.

The prevailing party ideology dictates that social harmony can only be achieved with the “standardisation of human behaviour”.

via Satellite images expose China’s vast network of secret re-education camps in Xinjiang – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The Daily Mail’s Xenophobic Pseudo-Journalism Is Fueling The “Alt-Right”

The U.K. tabloid the Daily Mail is mounting a crusade against refugees and immigrants in Europe. The tabloid’s fearmongering, xenophobic claims of immigrant criminality — which are often completely false and unsourced — have positioned the outlet as a favorite among American conspiracy theorists and white nationalists.The Daily Mai

Source: The Daily Mail’s Xenophobic Pseudo-Journalism Is Fueling The “Alt-Right”

Fox News Caught Lying: Sweden Reinstated Draft Because Of Russia, Not Refugees

Fox News’ Fox & Friends falsely claimed that Sweden’s reintroduction of the draft was due to violence in the country precipitated by refugees, when in fact the draft is being reintroduced to counter Russian aggression in the region.Despite Fox’s assertion, Sweden’s government is reintroducing the draft for men and women in the count

Source: Fox News Caught Lying: Sweden Reinstated Draft Because Of Russia, Not Refugees