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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.
The Road to Brisbane: Pre-Summit Antics Before the G20 By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 14, 2014
“Emissions Accomplished”: Australia, Climate Change and the G20 By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 13, 2014
Australian Prime Minister Demands Apology from Russia on MH17 By James Cogan, November 12, 2014
Punishing Protest: The Australian Move on Democracy By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 08, 2014
“Nuclear Tourism” in Australia: The Maralinga Venture, Relic of Britain’s Nuclear Tests By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 06, 2014
The Cruelties of Melbourne’s Horse Race Cup: Drinking, Gambling and “Equine Slaughter” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 05, 2014
Universities at the Service of Big Business and Military Interests. The Fate of Australia’s National University (ANU) By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 30, 2014
Sentencing Whistleblowers in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 23, 2014
Gough Whitlam and the Forgotten Coup: How America and Britain Crushed the Government of Their ‘Ally’, Australia By John Pilger, October 23, 2014
Dysfunctional Hagiography: Australia and the Passing of Gough Whitlam By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 21, 2014
Loan Sharks and Financial Terrorism: The Wonga Payday Lending Experiment By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 19, 2014
Australia and the War on Terror By Sepehr Samiei, October 11, 2014
Australia, US Back Sham Election Staged by Fiji Military Regime By Frank Gaglioti, October 05, 2014
Spreading the Conflict: Turkey and Australia Join In “Attacking ISIS” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 05, 2014
Australia’s Police State: “Coercive Surveillance” and the New Security Laws By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 27, 2014
The Australia Police State: When Torture Might be Allowed Down Under By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 24, 2014
Australia and Islamic State Beheadings: Prime Minister Abbott sees Terrorists Lurking in Australian Suburbs By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 23, 2014
“Police State Down Under”, Mass Surveillance in New Zealand: Tapping the South Cross Sea Cable By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 16, 2014
Ramping up the Alert: The Terror Threat in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 11, 2014
Australia Engaged in US-NATO Activities in Ukraine: When “Wheezing Middle Powers” Get it Wrong By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 04, 2014
America’s “Unlimited Imperialism” By Francis A. Boyle, August 31, 2014
Australia’s Surveillance State: Metadata and the Derogation of Privacy Rights By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 09, 2014
Responsibility for MH17 Tragedy: Russia’s Trade Sanctions Expose West’s “Global Disorder” By Tony Cartalucci, August 08, 2014
Australia’s Surveillance State By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 06, 2014
Suppression Order and Freedom of Expression: WikiLeaks, Corruption and the Super Injunction By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 03, 2014
Rio Tinto’s ‘Sustainable Mining’ Claims Exposed By Kemal Özkan, July 31, 2014
The World of Whistleblowing: Needles in Haystacks, Intelligence Gathering, Subjects and Citizens By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 30, 2014
The World’s Refugees and Asylum Seekers: The Sri Lankans Come to Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 29, 2014
The Perfect “Climate Change Alibi”: Australia Abolishes the Carbon Tax Demon By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 21, 2014
War Drums Beat Louder Against China as Japanese Imperialism Re-emerges By Nick Beams, July 10, 2014
The Search for Malaysian Airlines MH370. Unanswered Questions. Wreck of Unidentified Aircraft in Bay of Bengal? Crucial Information Withheld By GeoResonance, June 30, 2014
Salvadorians Challenge Former Canadian Mining Corporation’s Violation of Human Rights By P. Cabezas, June 30, 2014
Evo Morales: “Our Liberation is for the Whole of Humanity”. For a Global Brotherhood Among The People By Evo Morales Ayma, June 26, 2014
Antagonizing Palestinians, Australia’s Linguistic Blunder Snowballs By Nicola Nasser, June 18, 2014
The US-Australia Military Alliance against China By Mike Head, June 15, 2014
200 Villagers’ Houses Burnt Down Again Near Barrick Gold Mine in Papua New Guinea By MiningWatch Canada, June 11, 2014
The First Casualty of War is the Truth. “Lies Which Soldiers Kill and Die For” By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, May 09, 2014
How Australia’s “Media Watch” Lost its Teeth, Backing the War on Syria By Prof. Tim Anderson, April 02, 2014
Once again, Australia is stealing its Indigenous children By John Pilger, March 27, 2014
Media Coverup of Impacts of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Testing on Native People in the Pacific By William Boardman, January 10, 2014
Military Spending: Future of Australian Workers Tied to War Aims of US Imperialism By Terry Cook, January 08, 2014
Australia’s Banking System: Who is Behind Your Credit Card? By Global Research News, December 14, 2013
Australia’s Timor Spying Scandal. More Whistleblowers Emerge By Mike Head, December 08, 2013
Australian Government Threatens Lawyer with Charges over Timor Spying Revelations By Mike Head, December 05, 2013
Obama’s “Pivot to Asia”: Australia Central to American War Plans Against China By Peter Symonds, November 12, 2013
US-China Relations and the Geopolitics of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) By Jane Kelsey, November 11, 2013
Militarization and The Trans-Pacific “Strategic Economic” Partnership By Arnie Saiki, November 10, 2013
The Origins and Evolution of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) By T Rajamoorthy, November 10, 2013
The Brutal Past and Present are Another Country in Secret Australia By John Pilger, November 05, 2013
Australian Spy Agencies Central to NSA’s “Pivot to Asia” By Peter Symonds, November 05, 2013
Papua New Guinea: Barrick Gold Pays Rape Victims Not to Sue the Company By MiningWatch Canada, October 29, 2013
Militarization and War Games in the Pacific: America to Destroy Paradise Island By Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey, October 29, 2013
US Pivot to Asia: Australian Army Integrated In US Military Doctrine By James Cogan, October 11, 2013
Australia’s Election Campaign is Driven by a Barbarism that Dares Not Speak its Name By John Pilger, July 30, 2013
Refugees are Humans. Growing Refugee Numbers, Escalating Worldwide Social Crisis By Iman Safi, July 29, 2013
Australian War Games: U.S. Military Machine Out Of Control By Rick Rozoff, July 19, 2013
“Dirty Haircut”: New Zealand’s Plan to Confiscate Bank Deposits By Global Research News, June 15, 2013
Globalization Watch: Stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) By Michael Welch, Stuart Trew, Kristen Beifus, and Nile Bowie, May 19, 2013
Australia’s Defence White Paper. Threatening China and the US “Pivot” to Asia By James Cogan, May 10, 2013
Civil Liberties and CCTV Camera Surveillance. Landmark Court Decision in Australia By Charles Farrier, May 09, 2013
Australia’s Boom is Anything But for its Aboriginal People By John Pilger, April 29, 2013
Rape Victims Must Sign Away Rights to Get Remedy from Barrick Gold By MiningWatch Canada, January 30, 2013
The Pacific Ocean: The Pentagon’s Next “Human Battleground” By Wayne Madsen, January 28, 2013
Destroying the World’s Forests: The Endless Struggle against Logging By Patrick O’Keeffe, December 13, 2012
West Papua: The Secret War in Asia By GRTV, November 21, 2012
Aid Money Must Not Support Australian Mining Interests in Africa By Global Research News, October 24, 2012
Australia’s Uranium Bonanza: Making the World a More Dangerous Place By John Pilger, October 24, 2012
Australia’s Julia Gillard is No Feminist Hero By John Pilger, October 16, 2012
The life and death of an Australian hero, whose skin was the wrong colour By John Pilger, October 03, 2012
All Australians to be Treated as Terrorist Suspects? By James Sinnamon, August 20, 2012
How the Chosen Ones ended Australia’s Olympic Prowess and Revealed a Secret Past By John Pilger, August 08, 2012
Towards Global Government:? Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). Corporate Escape From Accountability By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, July 02, 2012
Aboriginal Rights in Australia By Dr. George Venturini, June 23, 2012
NATO ENLARGEMENT: From the North Atlantic to the South Pacific By Rick Rozoff, June 05, 2012
US-Australia plans for war on China By James Cogan, June 04, 2012
THE IMPACTS OF LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS (LNG) ON THE ECOSYSTEM: Gas Battle Heats Up In Australia By Patrick O’Keeffe, May 28, 2012
VIDEO: 2,500 Marines in Australia New Battlefront for US? By James Corbett, April 04, 2012
DRONE WARFARE: US could fly spy drones from Australian territory By Global Research, March 30, 2012
Australian Mining Magnate Accuses CIA of Funding Environment Groups By Patrick O'Connor, March 23, 2012
Up, Up and Away: How Money Power Works Down Under By John Pilger, March 22, 2012