Opinion

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Kanellos a.k.a. Riot Dog

Over the last month or so On The Spit has been tracking what has been going down in Greece and it would be fair to say that it has been an emotional rollercoaster ride.

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Where does the blame lie?

In 1893, Greek prime minister Charilaos Trikoupes, made one of the most dramatic declarations in Greek history: “Unfortunately, we are bankrupt!” What had happened?

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Eurotrashing Greece no suprise!

Harry Toukalas looks at the issues which concern the imbalance between some EU states and Greece as the cause of the crisis not just populist rhetoric about sloth and tax avoidance

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Backflip? What backflip?

Kevin Rudd the acrobat, and Greece the basket case.

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We should have a national chat about health

South Australian medical specialist Dr James Katsaros makes the case for a national summit on health

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On The Spit

On The Spit pokes fun at the Bishop of Kalavryta and identifies a new source of export income for Greece

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Nothing too revolutionary in Rudd health ‘reform’

After three weeks of political bombast and grandstanding, Kevin Rudd has claimed to have
achieved the conditions for ‘revolutionary’ reform of the Australian
health system.<

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Greece: the deeper source of anti-authoritarian terrorism

“This State kills you every day, condemning people to unemployment and
poverty. When they take your dignity you have to react!”

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On the spit

Julia up in flames and the Patron Saint of tax evasion

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Turnbull retires after six years of political failure

Malcolm Turnbull is a classical political shooting star, blessed with intellect and appeal, but devoid of political skills including the ability to endure the hard times.