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  • yARN: Could independence doom the NBN?

    The dust has started to settle and Australians can finally breathe – two of the independent MPs, Tony Windsor and Rob Oakeshott, have chosen the ALP and Julia Gillard as Prime Minister.

  • Nationals leader slams NBN

    Nationals leader, Warren Truss, has blasted Labor's National Broadband Network (NBN) project. This comes as signs are increasingly mounting that the clutch of independent MPs, who will decide the next Federal Government, are highly concerned about telecommunications and broadband as an issue.

  • yARN: Can Conroy conquer filtering by flying solo?

    It’s arguably true to say mandatory ISP filtering is an unpopular measure among many Australians. Protest coalitions have risen against it and even child protection groups have joined with librarians to condemn it as a step too far down the censorship road.