Michael Danby, Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Opposition, joined Bill Shorten in condemning, “in the strongest possible terms, this terrorist attack on worshippers at a synagogue in Jerusalem.”
Bob Carr’s claim of creeping “apartheid” by Israel, with one describing the former foreign minister and NSW premier as the self-appointed “Pope of Social Democracy”.
Amid the uproar over Vladimir Putin's upcoming visit to Australia, a representative of Hungary's to meeting our leaders. Most Australians know about the indirect role Russian forces had in downing flight MH17, and the role they've had in trampling the sovereignty of Ukraine. We're also aware of the tightening of …
Gough’s legacy Mr DANBY (Melbourne Ports) (09:51): On a balmy night on 30 November 1972 I walked down Balaclava Rd from my grandmother’s house in Carnegie to the ‘It’s Time’ rally at the St Kilda, now Port Phillip, Town Hall, and there I met for the first time, and heard, Gough …
Iraq, one year of Shorten leadership, Russia and Ebola.
THREE times the cock has crowed with my involvement with the so-called liberal media. James Massola, a nice bloke who works for Fairfax, once asked me to occasionally contribute to Eureka Street, a liberal Jesuit online publication.
More than a year ago, on a ABC program I raised reports in the French press, particularly in Le Monde, that Australia had foreign fighters who might be returning from Syria. Since then, this issue has become front-page in daily news.
The Government’s decision to open an interim Australian Embassy in Ukraine is a welcome development.
As the opposition leader explained on Monday, Labor believes that the terrorist state that has been proclaimed in Iraq represents a threat to Australian national security unlike one we have ever faced.
Nearly 300 people on MH17 were murdered. Let us be frank about it, it is the Russian leadership who are responsible for this terrible tragedy and the Russian Federation’s President Putin in particular.