May be the “conservatives” were elected, but if they have …

Comment on Four more years of same-same by Evelyne Roullet.

May be the “conservatives” were elected, but if they have some WISDOM they would have realised that there is a good opposition to their tactics of domination and they would be more open to the views of the “progressives”.
Hopefully the bickering we saw during the campaign will stop and the new council will work in harmony for the good of Alice.

Evelyne Roullet Also Commented

Four more years of same-same
As a longtime resident of Alice, I felt it was appalling to see venom spat through the Facebook and other social media.
Some candidates and supporters have shown their true colours. They didn’t contribute anything to democracy, and instead by trying to put people down, but put themselves down.
Everybody deserves respect regardless of their point of view. All candidates should have been thanked for putting up their hands and give their time to the town because this takes courage and devotion.


Recent Comments by Evelyne Roullet

Alice students fire up for climate action
@ Not Peter Wilkins: “The sooner you boomers die off, the sooner the rest of us can get on with fixing the mess you’ve left.”
Think before you talk because those boomers are the ones who worked hard all their life without luxuries to build a life style you enjoyed today; they are the generations who invented the majority of gadgets used and abused by your generation:
• Mobile phone is good but do all the family members need a mobile phone?
• Motored vehicle is good but does every one need a huge 4×4 to drive every day in town? Even to go to a gym instead of walking or riding? Even go to school?
Instead of asking the politicians to do something about the climate change why not ask our local government to ban the cars in town? Make people use public transport.
• TV is good but do you need to have one in any bedroom instead of one in the family room?
Ha!! That’s right, there is no longer a family room because there is hardly any family as a unit because everyone spends their free time on the mobile on face book or other social outlets.
We have not created this mess but the ones who have misused and abused what we have created.


Ministers lash out at council over gallery
Namatijira Art Collector, I am in total agreement with you, however Napoleon had nothing to do with “The Nose: Sketches of the Sphinx” by the Dane Frederic Louis Norden were created in 1737 and published in 1755, well before the era of Napoleon.
However, these drawings illustrate the Sphinx without a nose and clearly contradicts the legend If the nose was gone by 1737 at the latest; its removal cannot be blamed on Napoleon’s troops, who visited more than 50 years later.
It is a pity that we do not have a Napoleon in power, because the gallery would have been a built long time ago.


Ministers lash out at council over gallery
Hear, hear, Trevor.


We won’t be there for His Royal Highness
As the public subsidises the trip, the public has the right to know.


Gallery statement by ministers mischievous: Councillor
Those two ladies do not realise that by insulting our elected Mayor and Councillors they are insulting the whole community.
Why can’t they admit they stuffed up the project by day one: What is an Aboriginal gallery without Aborigines’ approval?


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