Last week some crazy woman with a bunch of brainwashed kids protesting against a circus in Coffs. Animal enslavement they screeched. But what difference between a lion bred in captivity, and a farmer's dog, or those thousands of horses, broken and used for pleasure or work?
Kev Doye, Bellingen It is easy to write letters to the paper that knock council and councillors – or in fact anyone getting out there and doing something.
Name supplied and held upon request We live in a democracy and it affords us, not only great privileges, but also great responsibilities.
Professor Henry Brodaty AO A new report just released has found that the number of people with dementia in Australia has soared to more than 400,000 - that’s one new case every 6 minutes – with an estimated cost to the community of more than $14 billion this year alone.
Alice Burnet Recently, I visited a little town called Wondai in south-east Queensland. Wondai township has a population of about 2,100 and an original shire population of 4,375. Like Bellingen, it also has a main highway through the middle of town.
Alice Burnet This letter is written in response to the hysterical members of the Bellingen community who are against the removal of the Camphor Laurel trees on Church Street.
Alice Burnet "At 100 years-of-age each, the worthiness, usefulness and appropriateness of three of Bellingen’s finest and most honoured citizens, is once more in question. This is not the first time their lives have been under threat. Reprieved from execution some years ago, by popular outcry, the gentle trio are once more headed for the chopping block".
Jody and Daniel, Bellingen Canoes, Fernmount. In the last six weeks, we have had a barrage of assaults on our property and our possessions, incidences that do not make any sense.
Harry Creamer, president of Climate Change Australia Climate Change Australia Hastings is a non party-political safe climate and clean energy group. We will support any party that takes climate change and renewable energy seriously, but we will oppose any party that blocks effective action on these issues.
Adrian P. Wolfin Pope Francis has warned against populism, saying it could lead to the election of leaders like Adolf Hitler. This is clearly a reference to Donald Trump since the pope made the comments to Spanish newspaper El Pais as Trump was being sworn in as US president.
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