The city of Sydney is in a bushfire-induced smoke haze and one of New Zealand’s active volcanoes has erupted, causing tragedy. Natural disasters are neither political nor man-made climate-induced, but despite this, and in the lead-up to Christmas, political issues are still in the public sphere. Tim and Dieuwe break down the news and politics on this week’s Trans Tasman Talk.
Bob Hawke’s Daughter Alleges Labor MP Raped Her – TU
Sydney smoke at its ‘worst ever’ with air pollution in some areas 11 times ‘hazardous’ threshold – MSN
QLD highschool to be built with unisex toilets – 4BC
Decades of Australian Education Failure Thanks to Left-Wing Infiltration – TU
Victims injured in NZ volcanic eruption may not survive – news.com.au
Australia could agree deal to send Nauru, Manus refugees to New Zealand – stuff