The police crackdown on the Black Lives Matter rally looks suspect, not only in comparison to larger events but also the language used to enforce it.
Since COVID-related penalties and fines were instituted in March, more than $5.2 million has been collected by state governments nationwide.
The pandemic has illuminated an awful truth. The billionaire class continue to accrue wealth, while the rest of us plunge into uncertainty.
While the Morrison government has rolled out ‘pandemic leave payment’, critics have pointed out that it is nowhere near enough.
For accessing the police database and endangering a victim of domestic violence, Police Officer Neil Punchard received a suspended sentence. Now he’s appealing the verdict in order to stay on the force.
The Berejiklian government was already interested in clamping down on music festivals. Under the auspices of COVID-19, it could get a lot worse.