Thursday, September 24, 2020

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Is the Newstart allowance enough to live on?

The Newstart allowance is too low. That’s the word from politicians all over the political spectrum, including Pauline Hanson, Barnaby Joyce and even former...

Opinion: We should all be concerned about our leader’s commitment to...

It's about time our leaders were called out for their lack of commitment to climate change. Last week, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison handed the...

Climate change protesters halt Melbourne CBD traffic calling for action

https://youtu.be/J0K-5joRQug     TRANSCIPT ‘Climate change protesters halt Melbourne CBD traffic calling for action’   ANCHOR Hello, my name is Jaydon Monson and welcome to DScribe. Thousands of people swarmed in front...

No such thing as a Shorten thing

SIMILAR to weather predictions, election polls have been proven historically wrong following this year's Federal election, leaving many Melbourne voters shocked.  Here are three reasons...

Labor had plans for students with disabilities in mainstream schools

During the recent Federal Election campaign, the Labor Party promised to implement inclusive education in every state. But would this have meant an end...

Richard Di Natale condemns Liberals’ housing affordability plan

Greens leader Richard Di Natale has slammed the Liberals newly announced Housing Affordability scheme. The Greens leader was equally critical of Labor's pledge to match...

Torquay Boardriders Club left behind in upcoming election

Members of the Torquay Boardriders Club feel like they have been left out in this election's campaign cash splash. Sarah Henderson, Federal Member for Corangamite,...

How are Chisholm voters using WeChat?

This story was produced by Ceci Mak and Bilian Loi WeChat is undeniably the largest social media and messaging app in the Chinese community, with...

Expert says Labor’s use of WeChat has been effective

Some of the keenest campaigning in the Melbourne seat of Chisholm has happened on WeChat, the Chinese social media platform. The seat's two main candidates,...

Dobby on top for donkey vote

Come election day in the seat of Chisholm, the name at the top of the Ballot best placed for the donkey vote is Ian...