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Dear Editor,   The Deputy Prime Minister has said that the government will consider excluding agriculture from future long-term climate change targets. That makes about as much sense as smoking during...

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Dear Editor,   The dairy industry, drowning under public scrutiny of its woeful animal welfare record and environmental destructiveness, is no longer clutching at straws, but instead is grasping seaweed....

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Dear Editor,   I am turning 69 soon, so I am not used to being told I am too young for - anything much. But according to the government’s rollout plan, I will be too young for the Phase 1 vaccine, which...

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Dear Editor,   Great to see the Deputy Prime Minister declaring his fervent support for freedom of speech, following the Twitter bans in the USA.   We wait with bated breath for his announcement that...

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Dear Editor,   Lobsters have been suffering in crates on Australian docks—the unwilling victims of a trade war with China. Vested interests have presented this cruelty as an opportunity for Australians...

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Dear Editor,   2020, the year of fires and pandemics, has not offered us a lot of good news stories. But here’s one: Aussie Olympian swimmer Matthew Dunn and his dad Steven have opened an eleven million...

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Dear Editor,   It’s easy to forget (since we can’t go overseas) that we live in a different hemisphere and climate zone to many of the shows we watch on TV. While the northerners shiver in Arctic...

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Dear Editor,   When I was at school, back in the sixties, we were given little bottles of cows’ milk every day. By the time recess came around, they were warm and probably swarming with bacterial infections,...

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Dear Editor,   As COVID-19 restrictions start to ease, part of our "new normal" involves admitting that human exploitation of animals caused the coronavirus pandemic. Global outbreaks of swine flu and...

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Dear Editor,   One of Australia's biggest meat corporations says JobSeeker is too generous!   Some of us might imagine that paying the rent or mortgage and feeding the family on $550 a week (soon...
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