YES Australi'a mandatory ISP filtering is off the table

Posted November 9th, 2012 by ADamo

Today, the Australian Federal Government has announced that it will no longer pursue the Cleanfeed, a mandatory ISP filtering program riddled with problems and ethical concerns. It has been axed, shafted, given the boot, killed off.

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Backflip on proposed internet filter.

Posted November 8th, 2012 by raffe-al

THE Australian Federal Government has abandoned its long-standing commitment to introduce a national internet filter and will instead ban websites related only to child abuse.

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Australian government kidnaps pregnant mother and children

The Australian government has indefinitely detained a pregnant mother and her two sons based on an ASIO (Australian Security Intelligence Organisation) finding of an "adverse security assessment". You guessed it, they won't disclose what it is and her family and friends can't appeal it. Truly disgusting.

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Australia - "Drugs War A Failure"

Posted April 2nd, 2012 by raffe-al

The Foreign Affairs Minister, Bob Carr, is among a group of prominent Australians who have declared the ''war on drugs'' a failure in the most significant challenge to drug laws in decades.

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Children's book "Lilly" about a girl that kills a murdering cop.

Posted May 20th, 2011 by antijingoist

Australian metal band writes children's book about a murderous cop killed my a small girl. Based on a real events and real police officer.

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Toy guns will have to be licensed under new firearms laws (Australia)

Any item that looks like a gun will have to be licensed under several changes to the Weapons Act being considered by the Queensland State Government of Australia. If it looks vaguely like a gun and/or feels vaguely like a gun, it will have to be licensed...

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"Crocodile Dundee" taken prisoner and held to ransom by ATO

Posted August 25th, 2010 by Ben

PAUL Hogan has been left a prisoner in his own country after the tax office took advantage of his trip from the US to attend his mother's funeral and banned him from leaving.

The ATO's order stands until he pays an alleged multi-million dollar tax debt on undeclared income from Crocodile Dundee franchises.

Hogan, 70, was grounded after arriving in Sydney on Friday after the death of his mother Flo, who was 101.

Officers served the notice at the home of one of Hogan's daughters.

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E-mail fun with the South Australian Police

Posted July 10th, 2010 by jmn

South Australian Police ask a blogger to remove a post from his website, despite the fact the post is humor, because it is against the law to solicit money with the intent to purchase drugs. The same blogger has an ongoing email exchange with the police regarding the take down of the webpage.

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Australia delays internet censorship plan

Posted July 9th, 2010 by Deslock Darkstar

Australia put its disputed Internet filter plan on hold for up to a year Friday to allow for an independent review of what content would be banned, in a move to mute controversy ahead of elections.

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Kids build tree house in park; bureaucrats plot its demolition

Posted May 5th, 2010 by Kolchak

A group of kids spent 18 months building a tree house in a local park, but officials are tearing it down due to "privacy concerns."

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