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» 14/01/2019 9:01:29 AM One could argue that the LNP has effectively become socialist, of sorts, how? Integrating.....
» 13/01/2019 3:29:10 PM Turkey of the '90s is a good starting point to understand the behaviour of Balkan states a.....
» 11/06/2018 10:59:12 AM Absolutely simplistic binary not dissimilar to belief in God vs no belief. We always shar.....
» 22/04/2018 11:35:07 AM Corporate and other sponsors can give and take away sponsorship according to their wishes......
» 14/04/2018 4:58:29 PM 40% of youth assume they have no future in Hungary and plan to leave for the EU and furthe.....
» 20/01/2018 9:59:19 PM 'If one examines our own situation here in Australia the population has grown from 16 mill.....
» 2/01/2018 7:10:54 PM Brexit, like Trumpism and LNP etc. show the decline of WASP global influence, desperate to.....
» 5/11/2017 3:34:28 AM I am confused about what 'Christian values' that Sheridan et al. are promoting? Some week.....
» 9/10/2017 6:14:13 PM Smoke and mirrors with weoponising the 'nebulous' NOM through undefined and expanded defin.....
» 3/09/2017 2:37:05 AM I'm very sceptical of Watson's 'environmental' bona fide as he does have a history of liai.....
» 13/08/2017 12:54:05 AM Agree with Bender's thrust when we can observe a resurgence in authoritarian nativism in U.....
» 23/04/2017 6:36:43 PM I'd suggest that Brexit, had been in the making for three to four decades via constant med.....
» 4/04/2017 7:54:51 PM As another commenter highlighted, Shell etc. are barely treading water nowadays, while Roc.....
» 12/02/2017 4:22:21 AM 'they're coming from a reasonable perspective that rejects the enormous long-term social a.....
» 11/12/2016 10:53:07 PM You know some history, my great grandfather on paternal side did business with Monash's fa.....
» 11/12/2016 8:51:37 PM Here's a question, where would the likes of a randomly selected citizen like Sir John Mona.....
» 10/12/2016 11:07:42 PM OLO commenters seem to confirm what the writer speaks of, while turning OLO into a forum f.....
» 12/11/2016 10:56:59 PM Much of the 'freedom of speech' and PC griping has been used by big 'C' Conservatives and .....
» 8/11/2016 7:17:16 PM One apparently spurious case on a university campus is now being used as a basis to throw .....
» 5/11/2016 7:36:50 PM 'Calculated'? Try applying social science research and theory that demands a very clear an.....
» 30/10/2016 7:39:21 PM Supporters and/or policy makers for Trump, Hanson, and political parties who play up on an.....
» 30/10/2016 7:19:44 PM Issue with 'globalisation' is that everyone seems to have a different perception or unders.....
» 22/10/2016 10:00:20 PM I assume this emphasis upon Christianity and religion in schools is blowback from a genera.....
» 18/09/2016 8:42:12 PM I agree partially about Bob Brown, but his 'colonial' views not as a person. In my opinion.....
» 18/09/2016 8:28:25 AM Trump has no convictions or real policies about anything except glib soundbites that sound.....
» 10/09/2016 10:09:50 PM Apartments have been 'dog whistled' for years on basis of not adhering to Oz housing cultu.....
» 21/08/2016 10:44:18 PM Further, a reason many do not watch Q&A (copied from BBC's Question Time) is that it's abo.....
» 21/08/2016 10:08:24 PM Not sure if one should pay any notice of the writer when they are an associate of ideologi.....
» 2/07/2016 9:11:18 PM It's all very well to bag and blame Europe for perceived ills, seems to be the conservativ.....
» 26/06/2016 6:35:20 PM Much of the 'population growth', 'immigration' and 'unemployment' perceptions are wrong. .....
» 22/06/2016 7:12:58 PM Environmentally friendly while masquerading as lefty enemies of neo liberalism, or plutocr.....
» 20/06/2016 6:51:12 PM Most people can control themselves, no matter how noisy the media etc, become, but there w.....
» 9/04/2016 8:23:28 PM According to comment from LEGO: 'Central to this is to destroy the white European identit.....
» 20/03/2016 8:52:31 PM Trump is not unique as much of the fertile ground he reaps has been developed over generat.....
» 13/12/2015 7:24:53 PM There is neither evidence, nor a picture of how a 'low population (growth)' nirvana will l.....
» 10/12/2015 6:30:27 PM Attack the messenger, how about the message i.e. facts, evidence and analysis :) PS I ha.....
» 10/12/2015 5:40:54 PM One of the most significant drivers of both our estimated resident population and permanen.....
» 10/12/2015 6:08:26 AM Not sure what Dick Smith (former sceptic) et al are on but they do not seem to understand .....
» 21/11/2015 8:42:23 PM 'Limits to Growth' ideas, systems, beliefs etc. are just that, it's not a tested theory wh.....
» 1/11/2015 7:24:01 PM This article tries to paint a benign picture of eugenics i.e. it's about improvement of pe.....
» 6/10/2015 5:07:41 PM Smear the messenger, don't provide any peer reviewed research evidence for claims about 'p.....
» 5/10/2015 7:26:31 PM An ambiguous article that uses confusing and undefined expressions 'progressive', 'conserv.....
» 13/09/2015 7:07:00 PM One of the movement's great protagonists is Donald Trump, but why are the Democrats smilin.....
» 12/09/2015 9:49:05 PM Australian mainstream media don't even need political strategists etc. to encourage them, .....
» 15/08/2015 7:42:56 PM I agree with a little.... Australian universities have never been high quality, nor does O.....
» 25/07/2015 12:13:42 AM Think Mr. Johns has excluded some important biographical information, i.e. being Senior Fe.....
» 12/07/2015 9:31:28 PM As others state here, many managers are not comfortable with home working for various reas.....
» 22/06/2015 6:08:22 PM Think you misunderstand, I am an apt. living protagonist, living in one myself 45sq, built.....
» 21/06/2015 7:33:48 PM Interesting and correct, it is up to a purchaser or tenant to be aware of apartment specif.....
» 6/06/2015 6:57:35 PM People will only stop flying so much with price signals, i.e. expense, but not sure it is .....
» 4/04/2015 6:30:03 PM No matter how much the ACF, Dick Smith, Sustainable Population Australia, Bob Carr, Planne.....
» 4/04/2015 6:15:26 PM There is another context which is affected by the dominance of sporting culture in Austral.....
» 25/01/2015 9:41:53 PM @ Divergence If The Social Contract Press TSCP contributors have naively been taken in by.....
» 25/01/2015 9:01:47 PM One thing not highlighted, and very important, is that Rosling has formal and real experti.....
» 24/01/2015 11:36:05 PM @ Banjo, most focus upon the headline figures which can appear alarming, but the real data.....
» 18/01/2015 7:52:54 PM Interesting article, in addition to the fact that this is not about left vs right, althoug.....
» 18/01/2015 12:42:24 AM Having researched the experience of students and stakeholders in international education, .....
» 11/01/2015 10:09:23 PM @ Yuri I agree, Stone's "Untold History of the USA' is very entertaining but it's mo.....
» 4/01/2015 10:30:16 PM @halduell Good article that explains well the background of the population and anti-immigr.....
» 31/12/2014 10:56:51 PM Curious opinion piece.....based upon anecdotal, no evidence or statistics? Not knowing an.....
» 13/12/2014 9:34:56 PM Comments reflect that American hard right neo con nativist disease, i.e. I don't like some.....
» 4/10/2014 9:18:14 PM Any future strategies involving change will be resisted strongly to maintain the status qu.....
» 4/10/2014 8:54:49 PM Like Putin I think Erdoagan is a product of the system, while Ataturk was the problem or c.....
» 29/09/2014 8:22:54 PM Population growth is not infinite, nor is the earth or humanity finite in a static state s.....
» 25/09/2014 9:35:47 PM So you are one of 'them' who lurch into the social territory about immigrants, population .....
» 25/09/2014 5:40:14 PM Brilliant work Sherlock :) I have often divulged my name and co. here, but OLO does not ha.....
» 24/09/2014 8:35:37 PM International education and the benefits have never been explained by the sector, politici.....
» 14/09/2014 12:57:14 AM I would argue there is context here, via (coincidental?) connections between many in the l.....
» 7/09/2014 6:39:47 PM Not sure whether Putin trolls or naive posters living in an Australian bubble.... The natu.....
» 17/08/2014 7:55:44 PM Incomuicardo, what's the relevance of the Oxford Martin School link to a research report o.....
» 17/08/2014 7:39:55 PM I'd agree with the writer that opinions, beliefs and attitudes are taken at face value or .....
» 7/08/2014 10:18:48 PM What a coincidence, Dr. Bob Birrell is on a propaganda campaign in Australian mainstream m.....
» 5/08/2014 7:30:24 PM Whoops, Shockadelic, for what it's worth, Divergence claimed I had not denied being a migr.....
» 5/08/2014 7:06:34 PM Shockadelic, are you not Mark O'Connor? Like O'Connor you put words into peoples' mouths......
» 4/08/2014 11:19:06 PM More BS from the flat earth society, who is whom? You're very good at telling us what yo.....
» 4/08/2014 8:06:32 PM What else don't you know about science and research? Preferring religious types of belie.....
» 4/08/2014 6:47:26 PM What many don't understand is that if the zero population growthers had their way, we woul.....
» 3/08/2014 9:24:21 PM Much if not all the over population alrmism and spruiking has nothing to do with science b.....
» 26/07/2014 7:30:22 PM Have you done one of John Tanton's writer workshops?* :) Distort, misquote and misunders.....
» 20/07/2014 1:04:08 AM A reference from some whom also have a negative view of SPLC 'Jewish terrorist gang SPLC a.....
» 19/07/2014 11:41:30 PM Regarding issues that Tanton, FAIR, CIS et al have about SPLC Southern Poverty Law Center,.....
» 19/07/2014 11:09:22 PM At least Birrell acknowledges publicly on his profile that he has contributed to Tanton's .....
» 18/07/2014 6:40:26 PM With the John Tanton Network in the background behind a variety of front organisations and.....
» 16/07/2014 6:45:42 PM While desperate for mainstream recognition, it's not worth SPP etc. claiming victimisation.....
» 13/07/2014 8:04:02 PM SPA are predictable, rather than showing empirical evidence for their 'scientific' claims .....
» 12/07/2014 7:23:36 PM It's not an issue of right or left, it's about deep seated beliefs and prejudices held by .....
» 28/06/2014 7:14:05 PM Hardly surprising, a generation of politicians in all mainstream parties including the Gre.....
» 17/05/2014 7:25:31 PM @Arjay anymore conspiracy thoeries? BRIC should read BIC..... and they are now competing w.....
» 17/05/2014 7:17:31 PM Putin knows history and need for xenophobia and scapegoats, with a good dose of cultural s.....
» 12/04/2014 7:56:42 PM Russia is a socio economic basket case led by delusions of grandeur..... outside of main c.....
» 6/04/2014 6:41:49 PM Repetition of such mantras or memes serve's a purpose, like (the oxymoronic) Progressives .....
» 3/04/2014 6:48:11 PM Wouldn't be so sure, we're talking about 28 or fewer people who claim to be eexperts in po.....
» 1/04/2014 9:02:42 PM Like Tanton has commonly complained about anybody being able to breed..... begs the questi.....
» 1/04/2014 5:13:46 PM And there is the neo con style or predilection for smearing or individual personal attacks.....
» 31/03/2014 9:56:48 PM Curious, why aren't the 'sustainable population' spruikers crowing about Adelaide's succes.....
» 31/03/2014 9:42:14 PM Interesting article, and for those negatively concerned about 'population growth', they ne.....
» 15/03/2014 1:42:28 PM Yes and using the language of Birrell et al, those nasty 'global cosmopolitan elites' ... .....
» 15/03/2014 9:19:00 AM The quasi religious cult of John Tanton and his network, with funding from right wing foun.....
» 13/03/2014 8:23:30 PM The SA Greens have really exceeded themselves by not only following the old 'greenwashing'.....
» 2/02/2014 8:36:02 PM There are many inter related issues one can see in the Australian labour market including .....
» 6/01/2014 8:07:24 PM Monash University (not Bob Birrell!) conducted research into the Turkish community 2012 (?.....
» 8/12/2013 3:48:49 AM Not clear due to the brevity of the article if the qualitative side of population data has.....
» 11/11/2013 6:49:13 PM Cohenite, interesting list, but ironically they are all family, i.e. connected to Tony Abb.....
» 4/11/2013 2:57:07 AM Temps contribute then leave without access to pensions, generally don't/can't buy property.....
» 3/11/2013 8:35:07 PM If the CIS Center of Immigration Studies "researches" something it must be true......
» 19/10/2013 1:26:31 AM Not forget New York Times feauture on Ehrlich's, O'Connor's and Birrell's mate John Tanton.....
» 19/10/2013 1:18:46 AM Article supporting Tanton and attacking SPLC for daring to investigate from VDare, a very .....
» 18/10/2013 9:51:31 PM Divergence, so writing for John Tanton's The Social Contract Press is not compromising? A.....
» 17/10/2013 12:48:32 AM Tired of his article or the unwelcome attention to details such as lack of empirical resea.....
» 16/10/2013 7:45:01 PM As SPA/SPP are linked to John Tanton and The Social Contract Press via Mark O'Connor and D.....
» 8/10/2013 4:31:34 AM Making connections, where is the empirical evidence connecting population (growth) with cl.....
» 20/09/2013 10:36:48 PM Related to Birrell and Betts, Birrell is not a demographer and Betts conducted the prized .....
» 20/09/2013 10:13:55 PM According to arch capitalists Deutsche Bank for whom the flat earthers, i.e. anti populati.....
» 15/09/2013 12:56:39 AM 'Last year, in a speech at The Heritage Foundation, Abbott explicitly identified himself a.....
» 2/09/2013 6:23:33 PM Personally (lived/visited Turkey on and off over 20 years) and I become upset when young b.....
» 25/08/2013 1:59:35 AM From the USA a great quote: ' All this "concern" for the "environment".....
» 23/08/2013 4:49:31 AM In addition the fact that even most Republicans avoid Tanton: http://www.cafeconlecherepu.....
» 23/08/2013 2:48:33 AM If one looks at the index of Tanton's The Social Contract Press TSCP from winter 1997-98, .....
» 17/08/2013 8:54:46 PM The organised anti population and anti immigration advocates such as Sustainable Populaton.....
» 12/08/2013 11:47:38 PM It's an issue in Central Eastern Europe, like the laboratory or Petri dish, that is realis.....
» 12/08/2013 10:06:45 PM What does SPP and SPA plan to do, if in their idea of nativist nirvana, Australia's popula.....
» 6/08/2013 6:17:06 PM As Prof Ian Goldin of Oxford University says, the anti immigration and anti population gro.....
» 5/08/2013 8:53:05 PM This article could have been written by US based anti population and anti immigration advo.....
» 5/08/2013 8:41:10 PM "An overzealous scrutiny by the Australian Immigration Department is delaying the dec.....
» 4/08/2013 10:28:02 PM Doug Stanhope talks about some of the myths and attitudes surrounding nationalalism and im.....
» 30/07/2013 3:11:54 AM Interesting article here from almost ten years ago by David Neiwert 'Environmentalism and .....
» 14/07/2013 9:00:36 PM SPP and other anti immigration anti population growth advocates rely upon statistical infl.....
» 6/07/2013 11:43:41 PM Predictable, as explained it's about neither me nor anyone who discusses or describes the .....
» 6/07/2013 9:35:36 PM Some time ago Sustainable Population Australia linked Fiona Heinrichs wrote a piece ".....
» 6/07/2013 9:30:28 PM Curious tactics used by anti immigration and anti population growthers who are very certai.....
» 5/07/2013 6:34:18 PM Talking of racists, another one this lot has been at it, Cory Bernardi's blog re. Ed Huusi.....
» 5/07/2013 7:00:05 AM Progressives for Immigration Reform (whose events Labor MP Kelvin Thompson has attended) h.....
» 2/06/2013 10:30:45 PM Have researched, discussed and dealt with the BC directly and indirectly over the years, w.....
» 2/05/2013 12:31:01 AM Unfortunately our contemporary political and media culture precludes goverments making lon.....
» 3/02/2013 6:53:23 PM +1 Yes all the John Tanton acolytes.....
» 2/02/2013 6:50:14 PM Yes, and they are well versed in diversionary and time wasting tactics, e.g. when asked to.....
» 1/02/2013 7:57:46 PM Yes, the "Australian poet", and white nationalists (as they are politely describ.....
» 30/01/2013 7:53:14 PM +1 You will find connections amongst these networks to some very dubious organisations and.....
» 27/01/2013 1:43:31 AM King's article shows that he understands and uses something the anti population and anti i.....

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