Down the mine….

13th March 2018. A learned economics professor has calculated that Australia is 90 billion dollars out of pocket by world standards of collection of resource taxes. This situation is due to the unholy alliance of our two major parties and the mining industry, exacerbated by the corruption of political donations and the revolving door between mining companies and politicians.This quasi political institution we call democracy is a joke on us all. ‘Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance’