Category Archives: Nick McKim

Australia Day: January 26

Jacinta Price Sensible and a patriot? (Yes) Most of us have long been in two minds about Australia Day.  That is, not about the date, but about how to best to celebrate it. In traditional ways, such as at a … Continue reading

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Senator Mad Nick McKim

Nick McKimm Another bleeding heart from Tasmania. On Friday, using the old Manus Island Refugees defence pretext,  Richard Flanagan elegantly argued his case in The Australian (see my last post) for being immediately committed to an institution of some kind. … Continue reading

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Manus Triumph

‘Peter The Great’ Ticker-tape parade? After the latest victory at the now closed Manus Island facility, where the 800-odd IMA (illegal Maritime Arrivals) have been finally forced to bugger off somewhere else, it’s probably a little too early for victory … Continue reading

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