There is no evidence that this expansion will create muscle; the danger is that the bloating will result in more fat.
Nic Stuart is a Canberra writer.
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It's time to admit that Adelaide is our future: bright for some, yet tragically squalid for others.
Creating a plan for the future isn't just about having a blueprint or grand design.
The Defence Force should not waste any time or effort on this demeaning frippery.
It's difficult to avoid the conclusion that the current hostilities are simply about Saudi arrogance.
We've already made the critical purchases that will shape the forces for the next half-century.
Politicians no longer question the wisdom of the 2 per cent of GDP spending target.
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The economic future that the Treasury has forecast for Australia is, sadly, a nonsense.