- So, the next Federal election will take place on September 14th. Meanwhile Cairns council has voted to stop fluoridating their water supply.
- Protests in Egypt escalate, the civil war in Syria deteriorates.
- Obama pushes for immigration reform; John Kerry’s confirmation as Secretary of State encourages climate change activists.
- Deaths and damage are being tallied in Tasmanian/Victorian fires and Queensland floods.
What’s piqued your media interests lately?
As usual for media circus threads, please share your bouquets and brickbats for particular items in the mass media, or highlight cogent analysis or pointed twitterstorms etc in new media. Discuss any current sociopolitical issue (the theme of each edition is merely for discussion-starter purposes – all current news items are on topic!).