Left “sensibilities”, Right “social autism”

December 22nd, 2014

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Eyeing through Andrew Norton’s good set of links pointing to recent essays of The Right on the Left (2009-09-28), I must agree that Norton’s characterization of “the left” as a “sensibility” has much going for it, and that his work is, as usual, much more coherent and rational than most other self-identifying righties.
So what is the converse?  Are most self-identifying rightards best characterized by a lack of sensibility, if not sense?  Could they be described as suffering some kind of social autism?

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same shuffle, same old barnacles …..

December 22nd, 2014

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Supporters Flock To Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy Amid Reports Of Attempted Eviction

December 22nd, 2014

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Turns out the NSW Police aren’t the only ones with a ‘rapid response unit’. Chris Graham reports from the protest movement that refuses to quit.

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Short Of A Buck? Payday Loan Companies Have Got You Covered, In More Ways Than One

December 22nd, 2014

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Payday loan companies profit from our desperation, and we need to fight back writes Godfrey Moase*.

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WA’s delusional iron ore forecast sinks Budget

December 22nd, 2014

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