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The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. No price is too high for the privilege of owning yourself. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. No price is too high for the privilege of owning yourself. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

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The Saturday Briefing … perfect storm faces ABC

This week Communications Minister Mitch Fifield obligingly introduced what ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie calls “legislation designed to further a political vendetta”, the One Nation-sponsored Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Fair and Balanced) Bill.

“The ABC is facing a perfect storm,” ABC Friends’ president Margaret Reynolds tells Mike Seccombe. “They face an unsympathetic, opportunistic government – they’ve got real haters of the ABC in both government and crossbench ranks – and now they’ve got commercial attack dogs on them as well. As if that isn’t enough, they’ve got a media platform revolution.”

Plus: Paul Bongiorno on Malcolm Turnbull’s new energy policy.

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