Labor have nobody fit to lead this country, and neither do Liberal. The Greens would turn us into a nanny-state on steroids, and most of the
independents are just biding their time until they are eligible for their pensions.
On paper, Australians are richer than ever before, but in reality, our living standards have gradually gotten worse as politicians from both major
parties have taken us down a path to globalisation and open borders. The only thing keeping this country going is mining and China. We're in for a
real shock if the Chinese put the breaks on importing our dirt - people will see that the Emperor has no clothes, but it will be too late.
We need politicians in this country that will support their local constituents above all else.
We need politicians that will protect our strategic resources from foreign ownership.
We need politicians that will give industry incentives to research and develop new technologies and products.
We need politicians that will eliminate dual citizenship.
We need politicians that will withdraw from International conventions that undermine our ability to determine our own policies.
We need politicians that are not afraid to be politically incorrect and who won't pander to fringe groups from the left and right.
We need politicians that are not held in thrall to a party that forces them to vote counter to their conscience, or corporate interests that taint
We need citizens in this country that don't treat politics in the same manner they do sports - a large portion of the population will follow the party
their parents did through thick or thin and seem incapable of examining the ISSUES that really matter.
Writing letters to your local member will most likely result in a "form letter" response, telling you why your opinion doesn't matter, and how they
Australia needs a revolution in its political system if this country is ever going to reverse the slow, backward spiral we seem to be stuck in.
Its time for people to rise up and get involved in their local areas - stand as a candidate or get behind someone that you know will look after your
Its time to...oh wait...the Grand Final is on this weekend. I think there's some new show like Idol starting next week too. Oh well, maybe we can
work on starting the revolution next month. She'll be right, mate!
edit on 30-9-2011 by Snappahead because: (no reason given)