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Winning elections as easy as ABC

Winning elections as easy as ABC

In a perfect world, elections should be free and fair, and based on the relative merits of the policy proposals provided by each political..

July 1, 2016 with 4 Comments
Day 3: Turnbull lets out that he’s on the ropes

Day 3: Turnbull lets out that he’s on the ropes

For all those fans of chess out there, they’d understand that there’s a strong correlation between the game and the military...

May 11, 2016 with 1 Comment
Turnbull is not the man the media wants us to believe

Turnbull is not the man the media wants us to believe

One of my greatest bugbears is getting off trains during peak period. As you’re trying to get off the train when it arrives at your..

December 5, 2015 with 3 Comments
Where Tesla leads, Australia is reluctant to follow

Where Tesla leads, Australia is reluctant to follow

Tesla Motors is about to mass produce batteries that could change the global demand for power, and yet Australia is still pinning its..

May 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
The Medicare fiasco and this spiralling Government

The Medicare fiasco and this spiralling Government

There are many ways to describe the Liberal–National Party’s recent fiasco on Medicare funding: unrealistic zealotry, ideological,..

January 19, 2015 with 2 Comments
Government ignoring climate change while the planet burns

Government ignoring climate change while the planet burns

By 2070, Australia’s average temperature will rise by anything up to five degrees Celsius, our rainfall will be lower and our sea levels..

January 6, 2015 with 12 Comments
De-Civilising; Re-Culturing

De-Civilising; Re-Culturing

It used to be that terrorists would attack infrastructure in order to get the attention of those in power (and those economically in thrall..

December 12, 2014 with 8 Comments
ABC fails the test of good journalism

ABC fails the test of good journalism

For pure televisual theatre, it’s hard to go past last week’s episode of Lateline, where the program’s host, Emma..

October 14, 2014 with 1 Comment
Lone voices among terror madness

Lone voices among terror madness

In the last week or so we’ve (sadly) seen a just a few lone voices speaking out against the frenzy of fear that was whipped up following..

September 26, 2014 with 0 Comments
Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Much has been mentioned about the military coup in Thailand last month, but there has been a more significant attempted coup, albeit a..

June 8, 2014 with 5 Comments
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