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New York Post
Girl who escaped ISIS says she was raped every day, tried to kill herselfbelieve they are “devil worshipers,” and the terrorist group has massacred and
New York Post / Posted 8 hours ago
believe they are “devil worshipers,” and the terrorist group has massacred and kidnapped thousands of them. The United Nations Independent International Commission of Inquiry said ISIS’ “violence against the Yazidis constitutes a case of geno... Read more
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FOX News
Yazidi girl who escaped ISIS said she was raped every day, tried to kill herselfnow lives and goes to school in Germany. She aspires to be a lawyer. UN ENVOY
FOX News / Posted 16 hours ago
now lives and goes to school in Germany. She aspires to be a lawyer. UN ENVOY WARNS THAT IRAQ FACES MAJOR CHALLENGES AGAINST MOSUL ISIS fighters target Yazidis because they believe they are “devil worshipers,” and the terrorist group has... Read more
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The Manila Times
Human rights commission should defend its reason to existPRESIDENT Duterte has opened a healthy debate about the relevance and necessity
The Manila Times / Posted 18 hours ago
PRESIDENT Duterte has opened a healthy debate about the relevance and necessity of maintaining at taxpayer’s expense a Commission on Human Rights. DU30 started it when he declared during a media interview at the Batasan last Monday that he might seek... Read more
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The Age
Teaching religion: Danger of promoting a particular beliefwith teaching young and impressionable minds how to analyse complex information
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
with teaching young and impressionable minds how to analyse complex information and discriminate between different modes of inquiry and sources of information, "teaching" faith seems at best absurd, at worst mischievous. Anyone who wants to embrace... Read more
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KERA North Texas
FACT CHECK: Gingrich Misleads For Trump In NPR Interview With Claims Of Biasenforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FACT CHECK: Gingrich Misleads For Trump In NPR Interview With Claims Of Biasenforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just... Read more
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Canberra Times
$5 million in bogus invoices: ICAC finds former Botany Bay CFO, 11 others, acted corruptlyGary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spendin
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Gary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spending were found to have acted corruptly, the Independent Commission Against Corruption found in its report into Botany Bay Council on Wednesday, following a public... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Murray-Darling Basin corruption will be punished: Ministerwater from the river than they were entitled to. (Four Corners ) The NSW Gover
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
water from the river than they were entitled to. (Four Corners ) The NSW Government has said any staff identified in an independent investigation into allegations of water theft in the Murray Darling river system will be disciplined, as it tries... Read more
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Weekly Times
‘Water theft’ a state issue — BarnabyTHE Federal Government will await the outcome of NSW’s independent inquiry into
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE Federal Government will await the outcome of NSW’s independent inquiry into allegations of irrigators in that state illegally pumping environmental water, with Barnaby Joyce maintaining it is a state issue. It’s prompted South Australian Water... Read more
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WA Today
SA calls for Barnaby Joyce to drop water board nomination as inquiry beginsPlan. At the time, Mr Hunter called the appointment "ill-advised" because of M
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Plan. At the time, Mr Hunter called the appointment "ill-advised" because of Ms Davey's record of "strongly advocating against the delivery of the plan". Those concerns have been heightened by Ms Davey's apparent membership of a group of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
ICAC talks delay Festival Plaza probeAN INQUIRY into an exclusive deal between the State Government and a billionair
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
AN INQUIRY into an exclusive deal between the State Government and a billionaire developer has been delayed by a year, amid confusion about if the case should be handed to the ICAC. Premier Jay Weatherill fronted the first session of a five-day... Read more
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Adelaide Now
ICAC talks delay Festival Plaza probeAN INQUIRY into an exclusive deal between the State Government and a billionair
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
AN INQUIRY into an exclusive deal between the State Government and a billionaire developer has been delayed by a year, amid confusion about if the case should be handed to the ICAC. Premier Jay Weatherill fronted the first session of a five-day... Read more
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News.com.au
ICAC talks delay Festival Plaza probeout the latest plans for Skycity's proposed revamp of Adelaide casino. Executi
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
out the latest plans for Skycity's proposed revamp of Adelaide casino. Executive Chairman of Walker Corp, Lang Walker. AN INQUIRY into an exclusive deal between the State Government and a billionaire developer has been delayed by a year, amid... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
$5 million in bogus invoices: ICAC finds former Botany Bay CFO, 11 others, acted corruptlyGary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spendin
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Gary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spending were found to have acted corruptly, the Independent Commission Against Corruption found in its report into Botany Bay Council on Wednesday, following a public... Read more
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The Age
$5 million in bogus invoices: ICAC finds former Botany Bay CFO, 11 others, acted corruptlyGary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spendin
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Gary Goodman and a host of other council employees party to the rampant spending were found to have acted corruptly, the Independent Commission Against Corruption found in its report into Botany Bay Council on Wednesday, following a public... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Weatherill demands action on alleged water theftFederal plan and failed to properly investigate water theft. The state opposit
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Federal plan and failed to properly investigate water theft. The state opposition has referred the matter to the state's Independent Commission Against Corruption. NSW Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair has announced a government inquiry... Read more
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Canberra Times
Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spreadof litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
of litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said she would seek a federal parliamentary inquiry while the NSW opposition referred both Mr Hanlon and Mr Humphries – alleged to have approved irrigation from a banned... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spreadof litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
of litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said she would seek a federal parliamentary inquiry while the NSW opposition referred both Mr Hanlon and Mr Humphries – alleged to have approved irrigation from a banned... Read more
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WA Today
Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spreadof litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
of litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said she would seek a federal parliamentary inquiry while the NSW opposition referred both Mr Hanlon and Mr Humphries – alleged to have approved irrigation from a banned... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spreadof litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said she would seek a federal parliamentary inquiry while the NSW opposition referred both Mr Hanlon and Mr Humphries – alleged to have approved irrigation from a banned... Read more
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The Age
Calls for NSW bureaucrat to step down as ripples from water theft claims spreadof litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
of litres of missing water. South Australian Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said she would seek a federal parliamentary inquiry while the NSW opposition referred both Mr Hanlon and Mr Humphries – alleged to have approved irrigation from a banned... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Basin Plan under fire after Four Corners allegationsparty’s Murray Darling Basin spokesperson Sarah Hanson-Young said she would ref
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
party’s Murray Darling Basin spokesperson Sarah Hanson-Young said she would refer the Murray Darling Basin Plan to a Senate inquiry as soon as parliament resumed next month with the Greens concerned about corruption allegations revealed by Four... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Basin Plan under fire after Four Corners allegationsparty’s Murray Darling Basin spokesperson Sarah Hanson-Young said she would ref
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
party’s Murray Darling Basin spokesperson Sarah Hanson-Young said she would refer the Murray Darling Basin Plan to a Senate inquiry as soon as parliament resumed next month with the Greens concerned about corruption allegations revealed by Four... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW to investigate Murray-Darling Four Corners allegationsNSW commits to Murray-Darling Basin plan, announces inquiry into Four Corners a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
NSW commits to Murray-Darling Basin plan, announces inquiry into Four Corners allegations By David Claughton The NSW Government says it supports the Murray-Darling Basin Plan. (ABC News: Laura Brierley Newton) The NSW Government says it supports... Read more
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Western Advocate
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Manning River Times
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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The North West Star
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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The Border Mail
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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The Courier
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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The Young Witness
Former NSW Water Minister to be referred to ICAC after ABC investigationharrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for t
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
harrowing," said shadow water minister Chris Minns. "It's not good enough for the NSW government to announce an internal inquiry. Water flowing down from the full Menindee Lakes during a wet spell in 2010. Photo: Quentin Jones "We can't trust... Read more
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The Age
Truth in political advertising laws 'unworkable', ACT Electoral Commission saysThe ACT Electoral Commission has poured cold water on proposed truth in politic
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
The ACT Electoral Commission has poured cold water on proposed truth in political advertising laws for ACT elections, saying they were difficult to enforce and easily exploited. The ACT Greens floated the idea of introducing laws which would crack... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Truth in political advertising laws 'unworkable', ACT Electoral Commission saysThe ACT Electoral Commission has poured cold water on proposed truth in politic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The ACT Electoral Commission has poured cold water on proposed truth in political advertising laws for ACT elections, saying they were difficult to enforce and easily exploited. The ACT Greens floated the idea of introducing laws which would crack... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
July 25infrastructure needed to build further houses in our fast-growing cities. Right
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
infrastructure needed to build further houses in our fast-growing cities. Right now, some councils are starting to come up against their borrowing limits, limiting how much extra land they can open up for development and constraining their supply... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Calls for inquiry into Murray complianceDarling Basin Plan and failed to properly investigate alleged water theft. Dow
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Darling Basin Plan and failed to properly investigate alleged water theft. Downstream states have called for a judicial inquiry while in NSW the opposition, the Greens and environmentalists have variously called for ministers to be stripped of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Border skirmish over ‘illegal water use’VICTORIA wants an independent investigation into allegations northern NSW irrig
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
VICTORIA wants an independent investigation into allegations northern NSW irrigators are illegally using water destined for the Murray Darling Basin’s health. Acting Victorian Water Minister Martin Pakula said his state had done the “heavy lifting”... Read more
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WA Today
NSW minister's call for 'urgent overview' of water issues 'lame', ACF saysFoundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisati
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Foundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisation would be contacting the state's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to begin an investigation into the allegations and for a Senate inquiry to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Combative Kinghorn hits back at 'very dishonest witness' accusationProminent businessman John Kinghorn has been accused of being "a very dishonest
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Prominent businessman John Kinghorn has been accused of being "a very dishonest witness" at a major corruption inquiry. Prominent businessman John Kinghorn has been accused of being "a very dishonest witness" at a major corruption inquiry. "That is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NSW minister's call for 'urgent overview' of water issues 'lame', ACF saysFoundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisati
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Foundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisation would be contacting the state's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to begin an investigation into the allegations and for a Senate inquiry to... Read more
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The Age
NSW minister's call for 'urgent overview' of water issues 'lame', ACF saysFoundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisati
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Foundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisation would be contacting the state's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to begin an investigation into the allegations and for a Senate inquiry to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW minister's call for 'urgent overview' of water issues 'lame', ACF saysFoundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisati
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Foundation, said Mr Blair's response was "lame and inadequate". His organisation would be contacting the state's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to begin an investigation into the allegations and for a Senate inquiry to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Police 'hiding' behind Eastman proceedings to avoid inquiry, committee hearsof drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
of drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to avoid scrutiny during an ACT parliamentary inquiry, a claim ACT Policing strong denies. Former editor-at-large of the Canberra Times Jack Waterford told a committee... Read more
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The Age
Police 'hiding' behind Eastman proceedings to avoid inquiry, committee hearsof drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
of drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to avoid scrutiny during an ACT parliamentary inquiry, a claim ACT Policing strong denies. Former editor-at-large of the Canberra Times Jack Waterford told a committee... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Police 'hiding' behind Eastman proceedings to avoid inquiry, committee hearsof drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of drawing out the prosecution of alleged police chief shooter David Eastman to avoid scrutiny during an ACT parliamentary inquiry, a claim ACT Policing strong denies. Former editor-at-large of the Canberra Times Jack Waterford told a committee... Read more
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iol.co.za
Can voters’ trust be saved in time?are resources that rightly belong to the people of South Africa”. Ramaphosa re
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
are resources that rightly belong to the people of South Africa”. Ramaphosa reiterated the urgency to institute a judicial commission of inquiry into state capture and also called for the arrest of the culprits and recovery of the stolen state... Read more
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iol.co.za
The idiot’s guide to Parliamentconfidence in Zuma on August 8. To drive the fear factor home, I use the disci
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
confidence in Zuma on August 8. To drive the fear factor home, I use the disciplinary hearings that the ANC had instituted against Ben Turok and Gloria Borman for walking out and abstaining, respectively, when Parliament voted on a contentious... Read more
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