For some, nuclear power conjures images of Homer Simpson carelessly handling radioactive rods at work. For others it stirs fears based in the memory of Chernobyl or Fukushima. Neither perception reflects the reality of modern nuclear technology.
In 2016-7 former Labor MP and independent Rob Pyne proposed radical liberalisation of Queensland’s abortion laws as a private member’s bill. The public uproar about the harms of such a change led to the referral of the issue to the Queensland Law Reform Commission.
NEW Queensland LNP senator Amanda Stoker predicts “terrible consequences” if euthanasia becomes law, and is determined to stand up in parliament for her pro-life, Christian beliefs and the right to religious freedom.