The Clinton Foundation agreed to notify the US State Department of any foreign donations. This was to ensure there were no conflicts of interest with foreign governments seeking goodwill with the Secretary of State by donating money to what was then her husband’s foundation.
Despite its failings, democracy has been a true blessing to the English. It has allowed them to restrain tyrannical kings and queens beneath a democratically elected parliament. Since they achieved this (with much bloodshed) in the 1700s the Poms have never looked back.
When man first appeared on Earth he had no implements, no clothes, no farms and no mineral fuels – his only tools were his brains, hands and muscles.
While embattled PM Nawaz Sharif complains that Obama has violated Pakistan’s sovereignty by blowing Taliban leader, Mullah Akhtar Mansour into mince meat in a drone strike marginally inside Pakistan territory, he is lucky that Obama didn’t do what he should have done... destroy the Afghan poppy fields that the Taliban and Afghanis rely on for their war effort and the Pakistanis reach across their northern border for a sizable piece of the action
After around 12 hours of misinformation, denials and uninformed aviation garbage, European leaders like France’s Hollande are close to spluttering that the MS 804 crash could be related to terrorism... but that doesn’t make it Islamic terrorism does it Mr President?
She is honest, up front, superbly intelligent, fearless, she’s not a politician and she’s a breath of fresh air when compared to those comfortably nestled in the mire of biased political commentary.
Better make your own pre-death arrangements where super is concerned because the only people making money now are the shysters in Parliament and those in control of your money.
Sarah McNaughton SC has been appointed by Senator Brandis as Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions. Is this appointment a forerunner to the prosecution of Ralph Blewitt and Bruce Wilson?
Wind power is certainly a major global industry but it’s only producing in the order of 1.4% of the world’s total electricity. And solar is so pathetically low that it needs to be bundled up with “tidal and wave” power to even register at 0.1%.
For the first time no major Party deserves the thinking person’s vote. Shorten is a disastrous option to most people and Turnbull is a worry who will take the nation, in lockstep with Shorten, into a third world wonderland of Alice’s nightmares.
"My halal sausages are in order. I am a woman of my word." She tweeted yesterday after the vertically challenged Labour Party Muslim, Sadiq Khan, won the powerful position of Mayor of London.
The following are instructions on how to vote in the Senate from the AEC’s web page. Similar instructions are shown on the AEC’s television advertising. The trouble is that the instructions are plain wrong... or else the enacted legislation is wrong.