Wednesday, January 25, 2006

Trading places with morality

I don't normally rate the Courier Mail as an enlightened commentator on political and civil matters, but this article by Paul Gray is worth reading. It highlights the values of a government placing trade way ahead of morality in the conduct of bilateral relations. We have elected a government that weighs trade considerations in making decisions about protecting the lives of its citizens, and invariably comes down on the side of the dollar. I think we deserve better!

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