Wednesday, July 27, 2011

‪Geoffrey Cousins talks about Woodside and the Kimberley Crisis - Part One‬‏ - YouTube



‪Geoffrey Cousins talks about Woodside and the Kimberley Crisis - Part One‬‏ - YouTube

Geoffrey Cousins, outspoken business leader and former adviser to the Howard government addresses the BROOME BUSINESS COMMUNITY about the impeding crisis in the Dampier Peninsula, the immoral activities of WOODSIDE and the future of THE KIMBERLEY.
Talk presented at the Broome convention centre, 16th July, 2001

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2I7DG6GVi2E Part 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6BBaqwhaGg Part 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35wFK1eFyGM Part 3

3 comments:

  1. who would have thought I would admire a former Howard adviser!

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  2. James Price Point - all survey work by Woodside was carried out PRIOR to either state or federal approval. See:

    theconversation.edu.au/james-price-point-environmental-significance-ignored-in-failed-impact-assessment-8817

    When it comes to Australia's environment and mining, there is NO compromise; it is simply CORRUPTION, CORRUPTION and more CORRUPTION.

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  3. I agree with Anonymous (the second!). As a scientist working in this state, I know of many examples of where the current system of assessing environmental impact, in the face of mining, is seriously flawed. There is bias, conflict of interest, bullying and other forms of intimidation.

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