Australian Newspapers “Censor” Their Front Pages in Protest Against Government Secrecy Laws

Australian Newspapers “Censor” Their Front Pages in Protest Against Government Secrecy Laws By Mong Palatino In an unprecedented show of unity, Australian media outlets ran similar stories and redacted front pages featuring the ‘right to know’ campaign in response to government actions that undermine the work of journalists. Australia’s Right to Know coalition said that rival media groups have joined forces to defend press freedom: The media plays a vital role in telling the public what’s really going on. But journalists and whistleblowers in Australia live in fear of criminal…

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Australia For Assange! Total Blackout In The States!

Australia For Assange! Total Blackout In The States! By Jason Bermas Nothing was said about Assange in the most recent sham debates.  And nothing was said about how a coalition of prominent Australian politicians want Assange to be extradited to Australia where he is an actual citizen instead of being shipped off to another nation to carry out “justice” (death penalty). Jason Bermas covers the latest details making news in Australia, but is nowhere to be found in U.S. major media.  Support Jason Bermas https://www.gofundme.com/f/bermasbrig… Visit Action4Assange and Unity4J…

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The Open Letter from the Governments of US, UK, and Australia to Facebook is An All-Out Attack on Encryption

The Open Letter from the Governments of US, UK, and Australia to Facebook is An All-Out Attack on Encryption By Andrew Crocker and Joe Mullin Top law enforcement officials in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia told Facebook today that they want backdoor access to all encrypted messages sent on all its platforms. In an open letter, these governments called on Mark Zuckerberg to stop Facebook’s plan to introduce end-to-end encryption on all of the company’s messaging products and instead promise that it will “enable law enforcement to obtain…

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More Police Raids As War On Journalism Escalates Worldwide

More Police Raids As War On Journalism Escalates Worldwide By Caitlin Johnstone The Australian Federal Police have conducted two raids on journalists and seized documents in purportedly unrelated incidents in the span of just two days. Yesterday the AFP raided the home of News Corp Australia journalist Annika Smethurst, seeking information related to her investigative report last year which exposed the fact that the Australian government has been discussing the possibility of giving itself unprecedented powers to spy on its own citizens. Today they raided the Sydney headquarters of the Australian Broadcasting…

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Conspiracy Researcher David Icke Banned From Speaking In Australia

Conspiracy Researcher David Icke Banned From Speaking In Australia Editor’s Note: As the social media and big tech purge of independent voices continues, entire supposedly democratic countries are banning certain voices as well. What are they afraid of? Activist Post Today the Australian government banned conspiracy researcher David Icke from entering the country for his multi-city speaking tour. Although he has spoken in Australia several times in the past decade, the government cited Icke’s skeptical views of vaccinations, global warming, and Israel’s policies as the reason for the ban. “I…

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SOPA.au: Australia is the Testbed for the World’s Most Extreme Copyright Blocks

SOPA.au: Australia is the Testbed for the World’s Most Extreme Copyright Blocks By Cory Doctorow It’s been three years since Australia adopted a national copyright blocking system, despite widespread public outcry over the abusive, far-reaching potential of the system, and the warnings that it would not achieve its stated goal of preventing copyright infringement. Three years later, the experts who warned that censorship wouldn’t drive people to licensed services have been vindicated. According to the giant media companies who drove the copyright debate in 2015, the national censorship system has…

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Is There A Secret USA Spy Base & EMF Antenna For Submarines At Sea In Australia?

Is There A Secret USA Spy Base & EMF Antenna For Submarines At Sea In Australia? By Catherine J. Frompovich What in the world is the U.S. doing in the central part of the Australian continent with a deep underground spy base known as Pine Gap, a top secret base financed entirely by the U.S. government (taxpayers’ dollars or “black operations budgets”)?  It’s officially known as the Joint Defense Space Research Facility, and is not far from Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. The American Patriot Friends Network has an…

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Is Australia’s Vaccine Policy A Nightmare Or A “Pogrom”?

Is Australia’s Vaccine Policy A Nightmare Or A “Pogrom”? By Catherine J. Frompovich The term ‘pogrom’ has multiple meanings, ascribed most often to the deliberate persecution of an ethnic or religious group either approved or condoned by the local authorities. (Source) The people of Australia are being denied by law one of the most important inalienable rights of human existence, the ability to choose how to take care of one’s children and their bodies, plus the exercise of  their basic human right to freedom of choice in healthcare invoking the…

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