Aussie election: Democracy in action?

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Paul Davy
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Re: Aussie election: Democracy in action?

Postby Paul Davy » Sun Sep 08, 2013 11:59 pm

That's ace :thumbsup:
“I hope, Anuruddha, that you are all living in concord, with mutual appreciation, without disputing, blending like milk and water, viewing each other with kindly eyes.” (MN 31)

What is the final conviction that comes when radical attention is razor-edge sharp? That the object of the mind is mind-made (manomaya). (Ven. Ñāṇananda)

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Re: Aussie election: Democracy in action?

Postby cooran » Mon Sep 09, 2013 12:08 am

I couldn't make up my mind about an image to post which represents how I feel about the election results, and about the possible future of Australia under Mr. abbott. So here is a selection:

http://www.google.com.au/search?site=im ... lQWMm4GYAQ

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Re: Aussie election: Democracy in action?

Postby dagon » Mon Sep 09, 2013 1:03 am

Please recognizes that our new Prime Minister have a very good understand of "boat people". He arrived in Australia with his parents on a boat and they did not have any legitimate claim for refugee status. :stirthepot:

metta to all Australians - i think we will need to enhance our understand and practice of equanimity.

paul

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Re: Aussie election: Democracy in action?

Postby Kim OHara » Mon Sep 09, 2013 2:32 am

retrofuturist wrote:That's ace :thumbsup:

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Re: Aussie election: Democracy in action?

Postby Kim OHara » Mon Sep 09, 2013 2:33 am

dagon wrote:metta to all Australians - i think we will need to enhance our understand and practice of equanimity.

paul


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