I'm still angry. I can't believe the bogans around me voted in the conservatives again. AGAIN. Now Telstra will go from a public company to a private corporation, Medicare will be dismantled, private scools will get more funding and public(state) schools will get less, The ABC will be strangled by funding cuts unless they toe the lackey line, and the wealthy will own more.
Many years ago Midnight Oil sang: "The rich get richer/ The poor get the picture." Now the poor will get it in the neck.
The following was lifted from the BBC world news site.