Daily Archives: February 17, 2011


Edge of Darkness: damned walls, floods and landslides

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Editor’s Note: This is one of a series of articles under the heading ‘Edge of Darkness’ authored by Trevor Berrill (Sustainable Energy Systems Consultant & Educator) and Ian Curr (BSc UQ Grad Dip ATAX). These articles are about systemic failure … Continue reading


SIEV 221 — poor fellow, my country

At 9 am the survivors will be loaded in a bus and taken to the airport unless there is a change of heart. A 9 year old orphan boy will define this Immigration Minister in the same way that Shayan … Continue reading


Independence for New Caledonia?

[Aboriginal News] Statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, James Anaya, upon concluding his visit to New Caledonia 4 to 13 February 2011 Noumea, 13 February 2011