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Australian Senate Unanimously Passes Motion on Organ Harvesting

March 21, 2013, 10:30 pm
The Australian Senate unanimously passed a motion on March 21 urging the government to oppose the practice of organ harvesting in China.

Australian Government must not be complicit in organ tourism, says legislator

March 21, 2013, 5:18 pm
When a transplant donor is a person overseas who has been commercially exploited or even worse, effectively killed to provide an organ, then in the absence of effective [...]

Government Should Criminalise Organ Tourism, Says Australian Legislator

March 3, 2013, 5:42 am
New South Wales Government must enact laws to criminalise organ tourism, says a state legislator, after a petition discouraging organ transplants, surgical training and organ [...]

The ‘Perfect Injustice’: Is Australia More Corrupt Than we Think?

February 27, 2013, 7:58 am
Corruption is pervasive, diverse and present in almost all areas of society. From the “greed is good” heyday of the 1980's till now, is Australia more corrupt than what [...]


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Air Pollution From Coal Seam Gas May Put Public Health at Risk

While public concerns about the effects of coal seam gas on surface and groundwater are well known, air emissions including known carcinogens from CSG mining need proper [...]


Government Unveils 3 Point Plan for Industry

Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced a $1 billion jobs package on Feb 17 aimed at the country’s struggling manufacturing sector.


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