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Economists blackened by coalmine – Gareth Hutchens SMH

If one definition of the word prostitute is ”to sell one’s talents for an  unworthy purpose”, then how should we describe what economic consultants do?  These people dream up seemingly economic arguments and model results for whoever  can afford to

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Battle for Bulga…

The village of Bulga in the Hunter Valley in New South Wales is fighting for its survival against mining giant Rio Tinto which wants to expand its mine and demolish part of the village.   www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2014/s3975475.htm

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Bulga residents ready to fight Rio Tinto’s plans

Bulga residents ready to fight Rio Tinto’s plans to expand mine in NSW Hunter Valley
“In the NSW Hunter Valley, residents of the tiny village of Bulga are gearing up for the latest battle in their long-running attempt to protect …

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