North Coast Voices

Blog URL:http://northcoastvoices.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Northern Rivers, environment, government, people power, media, election comment, poltics, health, policy

Group blog from regional Australia posting on politics, society, the arts, the environment and current affairs.



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ABC News,  June 2020:Charities are warning Tweed Heads is a food insecurity hotspot and they are running out of supplies to meet rapidly growing demand. Agape Outreach founder Theresa Mitchell said the number of people asking for food assis...

Sometimes even in these dark times the news cycle throws up a quiet giggle.In the Murdoch-Morrison War on the ABC, Australia's public broadcaster......First salvoL'l Scotty Morrison routinely swats away a journalist during a doorstop on 29 June 2020:...

The Daily Telegraph, 21 June 2020: Local farmers are spoiling for a fight with the State government over plans to dig hundreds of gas wells across NSW’s most fertile countryside. A proposed $3 billion project to drill 850 coal seam gas wells betwee...

The Sydney Morning Herald, 28 June 2020:The federal government's COVIDSafe app has not identified any close contacts of a person infected with coronavirus who had not already been found through manual contact tracing, despite being downloaded by more...

The Age, 25 June 2020: ABC chairwoman Ita Buttrose has lashed out at Communications Minister Paul Fletcher over the Morrison government's handling of its multimillion-dollar budget cuts and accused him of lying about the national broadcaster's e...