Fact and fiction and climate change


New wind farm off Shanghai

See also Chinese facility to produce 1GW a year of thin-film solar cells.

A rather good novel by Liz Jensen takes as its starting point a not too distant future where the famous 4C+ warming has arrived.

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Africa in South Sydney again

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Mostly from Sierra Leone


Mixed Australians


Minister Plibersek opens the book launch

All the trigger words were there: multicultural, African, refugee, asylum seeker, Muslim, Muslim youth…

But no talkback radio jock picked it up, no tabloid current affairs show turned up…

Why not? Well, the real shock/horror is that this is about good news and success.

Not newsworthy, you see.