Tag Archives: Tim Costello

FRANK BRENNAN, TIM COSTELLO, ROBERT MANNE and JOHN MENADUE. We can stop the boats and also act decently, fairly and transparently

The only way forward in dealing with Manus Island and Nauru is for bipartisan commitment to keep the boats stopped while settling refugees in Australia.

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TIM COSTELLO. Abandoning generosity in Overseas Development Assistance.

Yet we are set to see our aid commitment as a percentage of national income drop to a record low level.  Already since 2012 it has slumped from 0.36% of national income to 0.23%.  This relegates us to the lower … Continue reading

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ROBERT MANNE, FRANK BRENNAN, TIM COSTELLO & JOHN MENADUE. A solution to our refugee crisis

  This article was posted in today’s The Age. There are two powerful arguments about the plight of the refugees dying a slow death in the offshore processing centres Australia has established and which it maintains on Nauru and Manus … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Children.

 

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Joanne Yates. The G20 and the C20.

The G20 has become regarded as the premier forum for the promotion of economic cooperation.  It is comprised of 19 nations and the EU and together account for 85% of global GDP, 75% of global trade and two thirds of … Continue reading

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