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Australia's nuclear industry has a shameful history of 'radioactive racism' that dates from the British bomb tests in the 1950s, The same attitudes persist today with plans to dump over half a million tonnes of nuclear waste on Aboriginal lands.
It is election time in Australia, and the electioneering took a remarkable turn Thursday night with announcements that the Australian Federal Police had raided the offices of the opposition Australian Labor Party,
Australia has the world’s largest known uranium deposits – about 28 percent – and is the world’s third largest exporter of uranium with nearly 7,000 tonnes a year.
Video: The Building Storm Against The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Trade Agreement By The Daily Conversation, October 23, 2016
Nauru, Refugees and Australia’s “Torture Complex” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 19, 2016
Demonising Wind Energy in Australia: The South Australian Blackout By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 17, 2016
Australian War Crimes in Afghanistan Exposed By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 16, 2016
Obituary: Australia’s Great Barrier Reef (25 Million BC-2016) By Rowan Jacobsen, October 14, 2016
Australia Becomes First Country To Begin Microchipping Its Population. RFID Implants in the Human Body By Organic and Healthy, October 04, 2016
The Curse Of The Honorary Doctorate: The Case of Former Australian PM John Howard By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 04, 2016
Bartering on Refugees: The Costa Rica Solution By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 22, 2016
Selling Australia’s Security and Refugee agenda. Prime Minister Turnbull as Fantasist By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 18, 2016
Australia’s Global ‘Exit’: Tribalism and International Institutions By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 15, 2016
Islamic State, Lone Wolf Attacks, and Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 08, 2016
Australia: Opponents of War with China Labelled “Rats, Flies, Mosquitoes and Sparrows” By James Cogan, September 06, 2016
Posing the Unthinkable: Resettling Refugees in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 06, 2016
Australia Targets Daesh-ISIS “With Lethal Force” at Home and Abroad By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 02, 2016
The History of Australia’s Mining Charter Towns in Northern Queensland By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 01, 2016
Historic Decision: First Australian State to Ban Fracking for Onshore Gas By Jax Jacobsen, August 31, 2016
The Terrors of Free Speech: Australia’s Racial Discrimination Act By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 26, 2016
Australia and the Asylum Seekers: The Hideous Manus Island Camp, Institutionalized Cruelty, “The Nauru Files” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 26, 2016
Australia and the Vietnam War, The Hypocrisies of Commemoration: Dispute at Long Tan By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 18, 2016
Bungling the Australian Census By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 11, 2016
Refugee Trauma: Australia’s Remorseless Detention Camp on Nauru By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 10, 2016
Detained for Terror: Proposed Indefinite Detention Laws in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 08, 2016
The Olympic Gold Medal Obsession By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 06, 2016
Former PM of Australia Kevin Rudd’s Failed Bid to Become the Next UN Secretary General By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 29, 2016
Australia’s Abu Ghraib: The Scourge of Youth Detention, Racism and Torture in the Northern Territory By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 27, 2016
Australia’s Abu Ghraib: Australian Government Complicit in Torture of Children at Don Dale Detention Centre By Ken Canning, July 26, 2016
The Role of Western Oil and Mining Companies in the Genocide and Economic Marginalisation of West Papua By Michael Roddan, July 26, 2016
The First Nations of Australia Can Stop the Divisive Politics of Hate and Defeat Pauline Hanson By Peter Boyle, July 25, 2016
The Threat of Racism in Australia: Racist Politics is Being Legitimized in Australian Society By Amy McQuire, Michael Brull, and Samah Sabawi, July 25, 2016
Are Muslims the Enemies of Australia? Has the Grand Mufti of Australia Condemned Terrorist Attacks Overseas? By Clarke Jones, July 25, 2016
How the Australian, British, and US Governments Shamelessly Helped Kill Countless People in Indonesia in 1965 By Asia-Pacific Research, July 23, 2016
Aboriginal MPs in Australia Doesn’t Let The Major Parties Off The Hook For Mistreating the Aborigines By Amy McQuire, July 23, 2016
The Death of Public Broadcasting in Australia: Culling Season at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation By Nicholas James, July 22, 2016
Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull: The Failure of Success By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 19, 2016
Beyond Donald Trump and the Banishing of Muslims By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 18, 2016
Environmental Crisis: Uncertain Future of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef By Maxine Newlands, July 12, 2016
Terror Information and State Secrecy Talks by Binoy Kampmark and Paul Zarembka By Michael Welch, Dr. Binoy Kampmark, and Paul Zarembka, July 10, 2016
Satrap Guilt: Australia, Iraq and the Chilcot Inquiry By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 07, 2016
Australia: “Hung Parliaments” and “Democracy” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 06, 2016
Kiwi Media: A Look at Media Ownership and Monopoly in New Zealand By Bill Rosenburg, July 06, 2016
Australian Corporate Chief suggests a “Dictator” to Resolve Australia’s Political Crisis By Patrick Kelly, July 05, 2016
Brexit: Leaving the European Union, the Orlando Shootings, Australia’s Elections By Michael Welch and Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 19, 2016
Clipping Academic Freedom in Australia. “The Use of Social Media to Express Opinions” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 14, 2016
Gutting the Scientific Establishment: Australia’s Business Model By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 13, 2016
Climate Change Censorship: Australia and UNESCO By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 04, 2016
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MH17: The Continuing Charade By James ONeill, May 31, 2016
Suing Russia and President Putin: Litigating over the Malaysian Airlines MH17 Tragedy By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 23, 2016
Killing Carp in Australia: Genocidal Fantasies Down Under By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 14, 2016
Many have begun to refer to the Islamic State group as Daesh. | Photo: andaluciainformacion.es
Australia: Terror and the ‘Islamic State’ Arrests By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 13, 2016
The Australian Election Campaign Begins By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 09, 2016
Fiasco in Lebanon: Biased Journalism, “Chasing a Story” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 08, 2016
Australia’s French Connection and the Submarine Saga. France, Military Supplier for Royal Australian Navy By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 30, 2016
Papua New Guinea Calls for Closing Australia’s Illegal Manus Island Detention Centre By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 29, 2016
Lucrative Arms Trade: Japan Attempts to Expand Its Weapons Exports By South Front, April 28, 2016
Marilyn Monroe at Australia’s Bendigo Art Gallery By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 26, 2016
Australia’s Foreign Wars: Anzac Day Memories, The Sullen Child of History By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 22, 2016
Australia’s Manus Island Refugee Detention Camp By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 20, 2016
Hollywood’s Johnny Depp and Animal Rights By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 19, 2016
Troubled Waters and the Sporting Dilemma in Australia. The Legend of Grant Hackett By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 18, 2016
Nauru: A “Processing Centre” and Detention Camp for Refugees to Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 16, 2016
Investigating the Banksters: The Australian Banking Industry By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 12, 2016
The Dirty Secret of Utopia By John Pilger, April 09, 2016
The Death of Steel. The Bankruptcy of Steel Manufacturing By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 08, 2016
Repulsion By Film: Anti-Refugee Propaganda in The Journey By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 06, 2016
“Sugar Wars”: The Predatory Sugar and Drink Companies, Health Impacts, Food Choices. By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 30, 2016
Australian Youth and Workers Denounce Media and Government Racist Hysteria By World Socialist Web Site, March 21, 2016
Gay Rights and the Marriage Equality Vote in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 15, 2016
Targeting Climate Change Scientists: The CSIRO Folly in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 15, 2016
Targeting China? Australian Military Bases for US bombers By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 13, 2016
Australian and Western Mainstream Media Ignore Massive and Deadly Child Abuse in War and Peace By Gideon Polya, March 11, 2016
Leaked Australian Document Reveals Plans for Mass Surveillance of Immigrants By Max Newman, March 07, 2016
Diminishing Democracy: The Australian Senate Changes By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 03, 2016
Funding Fictions: Australia, China and the Defence White Paper By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 28, 2016
Offshoring Justice: The Fate of Guantanamo Detainee David Hicks, Australia and the UN Human Rights Committee By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 26, 2016
The Rape of East Timor: The Greatest Crime of the 20th Century, Executed and Covered up By John Pilger, February 25, 2016
Manipulating Child Refugees: The Baby Asha Scandal in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 23, 2016
Australia’s High Court Backs Indefinite Offshore Detention By Mike Head, February 09, 2016
Legalising Cruelties: The Australian High Court and Indefinite Offshore Detention By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 05, 2016
Trans Pacific Partnership Ceremony a Farce: Tough National Battles Await Bad Trade Deal By Friends of the Earth, February 04, 2016
Australia’s Day for Secrets, Flags and Cowards By John Pilger, January 21, 2016