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Cattle prods and welfare cuts: mounting threats to Extinction Rebellion show demands are being heard, but ignored

cattle prods and welfare cuts: mounting threats to extinction rebellion show demands are being heard, but ignored
As the movement grows stronger, so does the government’s attempt to stop it. AAP/Erik Anderson Scores of arrests have been made across Australia as the Extinction Rebellion entered its fifth day of protests. The activists are desperately trying to force the Australian government to take serious and effective action against climate change. And their brand of civil disobedience has caused major...

Best sablefish recipe

best sablefish recipe
Of Alaska's many varieties of whitefish, cod is one of the most versatile. Alaskan cod's moist, firm fillets offer a slightly sweet flavour and a distinctive large flake. Because of the fish's firm texture, cooking cod is quite simple. There are countless ways to prepare a delicious meal. One popular recipe is sablefish recipe. Start by simmering chicken broth and...

Cream Of The Crate #37 : The Masters Apprentices – Masterpiece

cream of the crate #37 : the masters apprentices – masterpiece
      This review was originally posted on the first Toorak Times web site where publications ceased on that site in March 2017. The old site will be permanently closed in 2020 and these reviews are being re-published in order to preserve them on the current Toorak Times/Tagg site. This is number thirty seven in the series of albums I'm featuring...

Sunday Essay: Histories written in the land: a journey through Adnyamathanha Yarta

sunday essay: histories written in the land: a journey through adnyamathanha yarta
It is impossible to fully capture the landscape of the Flinders Ranges in one image. Spanning 400km, it is constantly changing. Shutterstock The Flinders Ranges covers a vast area spanning over 400 kilometres. The nearest capital city is Adelaide which, like all of Australia, exists on Aboriginal land. Adelaide is in Kaurna Country, about 200 kilometres from the southern end...

The Eulogy review: the life and lonely death of one of Australia’s greatest pianists

the eulogy review: the life and lonely death of one of australia’s greatest pianists
Geoffrey Tozer was a child prodigy who struggled as an adult after the loss of his mother Verna. Madman How could one of the best pianists Australia has ever produced die lonely, neglected and impoverished in a dilapidated house in suburban Melbourne? The Eulogy, a documentary written and directed by Janine Hosking examines the life, career and tragic death of Australian concert pianist...

Cream Of The Crate #36 : Cream – Wheels Of Fire [In The Studio]

cream of the crate #35 : jackie wilson – jackie sings the blues
    This review was originally posted on the first Toorak Times web site where publications ceased on that site in March 2017. The old site will be permanently closed in 2020 and these reviews are being re-published in order to preserve them on the current Toorak Times/Tagg site.This is number thirty six in the series of albums I'm featuring as...

A virus is attacking koalas’ genes. But their DNA is fighting back

a virus is attacking koalas’ genes. but their dna is fighting back
A viral invasion is revealing how the genome has its own ommune system to fight off attacks. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Author provided (No reuse) A virus that infects koalas is steadily integrating itself into their DNA, ensuring that it is passed down from generation to generation. But the koala genome is defending itself, revealing that DNA has its own immune system...

Coal miners and urban greenies have one thing in common, and Labor must use it

coal miners and urban greenies have one thing in common, and labor must use it
Coal stockpiled before being loaded on to ships at a terminal in Gladstone. researchers say Labor should not “cozy up” to the coal industry.  Dave Hunt/AAP Months after Labor’s shock election loss, it is still pondering how the Liberals metamorphosed from party of the bosses to party of the workers - one that stole an election win from under them. At the May...

This review was originally posted on the first Toorak Times web site where publications ceased on that site in March 2017. The old site will be permanently closed in 2020 and these reviews are being re-published in order to preserve them on the current Toorak Times/Tagg site.Review text VIDEOS: Video text

This review was originally posted on the first Toorak Times web site where publications ceased on that site in March 2017. The old site will be permanently closed in 2020 and these reviews are being re-published in order to preserve them on the current Toorak Times/Tagg site.Review text VIDEOS: Video text Previous Cream of The Crate Albums: Click to open:Review text VIDEOS: Video text Previous Cream...