The Australian government Circus in Action on Media controls


Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband...

Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and Digital Economy for Australia; opens the ICANN 35 meeting in Sydney. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Stephen Conroy has finally got around to announcing his plans to punish the media – and he wants it passed in just one week! (This is what Conroy said about rushing media changes through parliament…in 2006). Here’s the media release we issued as soon as the plan was announced and this is what I had to say about it in The Australian yesterday. The IPA’s Chris Berg recorded this special video to explain the changes:”

Read the IPA email here.

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About Ken McMurtrie

Retired Electronics Engineer, most recently installing and maintaining medical X-Ray equipment. A mature age "student" of Life and Nature, an advocate of Truth, Justice and Humanity, promoting awareness of the injustices in the world.
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