Category Archives: Politics

Education: The Final Frontier

I had conflicting feelings about this story. On the one hand, it’s wonderful to see that the Government is actually seeing a problem with the Northern Territory, and that problem is the lack of infrastructure or development, rather than the … Continue reading

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Private Parts

Australia post has announced that from now on, they will be utilising a ‘three-tier’ delivery system: express, priority and regular. Of these options regular is the only new one, and it will be slower than previous services have been. Now … Continue reading

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I Fear Change! Keep things the same!

Story from the Sydney Morning Herald’s front page this morning, apparently the competition between airlines that has dropped prices for flights so much recently, and made air travel viable, has caused enormous deficits for the airline companies. This has caused … Continue reading

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Me? Corrupt? No, I just wanted the best for you!

Much ink has been spilled over the latest round of ICAC hearings and their dramatic, if unsurprising, results. And good ink it was. With every political scandal there is of course defenders of the subjects, no matter how obviously in … Continue reading

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A Letter to Warren Truss MP

A few months ago my good friend Georgia wrote a letter to our wonderful government regarding the construction of a High Speed Rail in Australia. The response she received, in a roundabout way, stated that the government had no intention … Continue reading

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…to keep in mind

Villains who twirl their mustaches are easy to spot. Those who clothe themselves in good deeds are well camouflaged.

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The Silent Majority

“We’re dealing with real human beings, who are suffering and dying, and being tortured and starving, because of policies that we are involved in, we as citizens of democratic societies are directly involved in and responsible for.” -Noam Chomsky Manufacturing … Continue reading

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