Daily Archives: December 21, 2014

Episode #11 (21-Dec-14) [‘Sydney Siege’ special]


In this special 2-hour episode of the Australian Roundtable, Ethan and Johnno discuss a range of topics related to the ‘Sydney Siege': The legislative and recent historical context of events in Australia leading up to the incident; MSM coverage on the day of the ‘Siege'; Other significant events which were drowned out of the MSM by the event; Tessa Kum of the ‘illridewithyou’ hashtag; Inconsistencies of the Official Story, and much more.

RUNDOWN, TIMESTAMPS, INFORMATIONAL LINKS

1) Legislative and recent historical context of events in Australia leading up to the incident - 4:16
TOTT News: How the government and media benefit from the Sydney Siege (17-Dec-2014)
TOTT News: Australia – Descending into Darkness | Draconian Laws, Police State, Surveillance and more (6-Oct-2014)

2) MSM coverage on the day of the ‘Siege’ – 28:43

3) Other significant events which were drowned out of the MSM - 46:01
The Age: Telstra signs new $11b NBN agreement (14-Dec-2014)
The Age: East-West link business case revealed: 56 years to pay off (15-Dec-2014)
SMH: Craig Thomson found not guilty on 49 fraud charges (15-Dec-2014)
The Age: Joe Hockey’s MYEFO spells end of Australian economic boom (16-Dec-14)

4) Tessa Kum of the ‘illridewithyou’ hashtag – 55:51
ABC: Meet Tessa Kum, the woman who started #illridewithyou (16-Dec-2014)
Link: Tessa Kum’s ‘Silence Without’ anti-white blog post (6-Nov-2014)

5) Inconsistencies of the official story – 1:08:56

Final thoughts – 1:56:10