Feb 242011

Peter Reith, the horse upon whom John Howard rode during his tilt at unionism windmills, is again bellowing from the barn of retirement about ye goode olde days of industrial conflict and workplace disputation over workers rights.

May 062010

There’s a couple of very ‘doom_and_gloom’ articles on Business Spectator today by Messrs Kohler and Gottliebsen in relation to the Rudd government’s attempt to rape and pillage the resources sector. Some of the articles I agree with, such as Gottliebsen’s postulation that a capital strike will be enacted by the big miners, but seriously, I had to laugh at Kohler’s piece. Is Alan Kohler seriously that naive, or does he honestly believe the voters are so gullible as to not appreciate where in the political cycle we are right now? It’s an election year, for fuck sake! Of course the […]