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21 Feb ‘Activism’ puts focus on High Court vacancies

Olivia Caisley and Nicola Berkovic - The Australian - Thursday 20 February 2020 Government MPs are sounding the alarm ahead of two High Court vacancies amid concerns judges hand-picked by former ­attorney-general George Brandis have ventured into judicial activism, straying from a “black letter approach to...

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20 Feb Canberra Wolverines fighting the Reds

Ellen Whinnett -  Herald Sun - 20 February 2020 In the 1984 movie Red Dawn starring Patrick Swayze and Charlie Sheen, a brave group of high school kids form a resistance group and repel a Soviet invasion of the United States. They call themselves the Wolverines, after their...

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19 Feb Drop luxury car tax, Treasurer told

Patrick Commins and Richard Ferguson - The Australian - Wednesday 19 February 2020 Josh Frydenberg is refusing to abolish the luxury car tax that ­forces Australians to pay thousands of dollars more on imported vehicles priced at more than $67,500 — even though the tariff was...

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19 Feb Paterson: Auschwitz means ‘never again’

AJN Staff - Australian Jewish News - Wednesday 19 February 2020 In a Senate speech commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, Victorian Liberal Senator James Paterson recounted the “Nazi ideology was the normalisation of antisemitism” which led to the depravity of the Holocaust. “It...

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