Monthly Archives: June 2015

As with uranium, so with livestock

NOWHERE in my letter about animal cruelty (‘‘Don’t feed this cruel process’’ Letters 22/5) did I ever suggest that Australia should attempt to tell other countries what they can and can’t do. But just as we refuse to sell uranium … Continue reading

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Don’t feed this cruel process

IN the wake of disturbing reports of animal cruelty in Vietnam  involving Australian cattle being slaughtered with a sledgehammer, federal treasurer Joe Hockey has defended the live trade industry saying ‘‘you don’t close off the food supply to many countries … Continue reading

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Termination is a woman’s choice

NSW balance-of-power MP Fred Nile plans to introduce legislation forcing women who are considering an abortion to have counselling and to view an ultrasound of the foetus. This is nothing more than emotional blackmail used by the state against a … Continue reading

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