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So, About Those Claims The Adani Coal Mine Will Create 10,000 Jobs…

Yeah, probably not hey. Source: So, About Those Claims The Adani Coal Mine Will Create 10,000 Jobs…

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How the latest job figures expose the Turnbull Government’s lies

Almost everything the Turnbull Government says about the economy, employment and their priorities is refuted by the evidence. Source: How the latest job figures expose the Turnbull Government’s lies

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Who’s to blame for demise of the Australian economy – » The Australian Independent Media Network

By Mark Clifford A picture tells a thousand words, so I’ll let the attached graph do all the talking. Briefly, the graph is based on ABS data on ‘hours worked in Australia’ from the first day of the Rudd term … Continue reading

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What Happened to the White Working Class? | The Nation

Source: What Happened to the White Working Class? | The Nation

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Think We Can’t Stabilize the Climate While Fostering Growth? Think Again. | The Nation

When the 21st United Nations Climate Change Conference opens in Paris on November 30, annual global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) will be about 32 billion metric tons. Source: Think We Can’t Stabilize the Climate While Fostering Growth? Think Again. … Continue reading

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The Weekly Beast: tough questions for News Corp hacks going for ABC job | Media | The Guardian

Journalists at Australian on shortlist for ABC news director. Plus Sarah Ferguson’s candid advice for anyone thinking of going into marketing Source: The Weekly Beast: tough questions for News Corp hacks going for ABC job | Media | The Guardian

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Victoria is the place to be as Australia’s population growth slows | Greg Jericho | Business | The Guardian

The end of the mining boom means fewer migrants coming to Australia in search of work, and interstate migration shifting away from WA Source: Victoria is the place to be as Australia’s population growth slows | Greg Jericho | Business … Continue reading

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How many jobs? The China-Australia Free Trade Agreement will create hardly any

The free trade deal is now about jobs, except the government has got the number all wrong. Source: How many jobs? The China-Australia Free Trade Agreement will create hardly any

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Abbottonomics: a bizarre new take on jobs

Is there a causal link between how a government treats refugees and how many jobs are created in the economy? Source: Abbottonomics: a bizarre new take on jobs

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10,000 New Job Slogans Created Last Quarter

By The Shovel on August 23, 2015 The Abbott Government moved a step closer to delivering on its promise of saying jobs a million times by 2018, with new figures showing speeches with the word jobs have been created at … Continue reading

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Abbott is losing the plot in his war on environmentalists

Environmentalism: communism?

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It’s not rocket science Mr Abbott Borrow to invest in us not just spend for a vote

Austerity doesn’t work. The lesson from Greece is…

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Every Picture Tells a Story

 

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universal government job guarantee.

The economic plan that could save America (but scares conservative billionaires senseless)

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Abbott Fiddles While Coal Burns: Renewable Energy Jobs Have Boomed Overseas. And Then There’s Australia

By Thom Mitchell Keywords: renewable energy target abbott government climate change The Abbott Government’s determination to prop up Big Coal has left Australia a long way behind global trends on renewable energy. Thom Mitchell reports. State government anger at the … Continue reading

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Big Coal’s 10,000 Jobs Claim Has Been Inflated Almost 10-Fold, Court Hears | newmatilda.com

Big Coal’s 10,000 Jobs Claim Has Been Inflated Almost 10-Fold, Court Hears | newmatilda.com.

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End Poverty? Reduce Inequality? What Republicans Must Do First : Why does this sound so familiar here in Australia Mr Abbott?

Joe Conason The latest fad among would-be Republican presidential contenders is to proclaim their deep commitment to fighting poverty and inequality—which sounds as plausible as a promise by McDonald’s to abolish greasy food. Just stop. 1) Stop smooching the behind … Continue reading

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Prisoners guaranteed work through job training scheme in WA’s North West

Prisoners in Western Australia’s North West will be guaranteed full-time work after completing training courses while incarcerated. Fortescue Metals Group has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the WA Government through the Department of Corrective Services to deliver the … Continue reading

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It’s all about the jobs, bout the jobs, no trouble

Tony Abbott and Joe Hockey have been at pains to tell us it’s all about “jobs and growth”.  Now that we have “a number” the economies of the world will be saved.  But how do we intend to reach this … Continue reading

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