A friend of mine’s uncle committed suicide a month ago but has only just been found. In the media report no mention is made of suicide. In fact, the media have this weird social convention of never mentioning suicide. They… Read More ›
About an hour before the 2017 May Federal Budget speech by Scott Morrison, I posted what I thought was a non controversial opinion on Social Media. Here is the post: ‘I would be disappointed if the leaks are right… Read More ›
A good proportion of my blog posts are me chatting about issues in the world that frustrate me….political or corporate stupidity, or issues that are of a social justice nature….like the failure of the bail system (which was my latest… Read More ›
Could You Become A Blood Donor And Save Lives Like Global Care’s Bluey Bear? Here is Bluey Bear’s Blood Donor Story.
Each time you donate blood you save up to three lives. At Global Care, we are strong advocates for becoming a blood donor. Our DNA is Mates Helping Mates and there is no better way to help a mate than… Read More ›
Today (14th November 2016) I Visited Grantham–The Scene of the 2011 Flash Floods: Photos Then and Now.
Today I drove through the Lockyer Valley, west of Brisbane, stopping in the Town of Grantham. The last time I was in Grantham was just days after the devastating flash flood that swept a lot of the town away and… Read More ›
Muhammad Yunus wrote a compelling book titled ‘Creating a World without Poverty’. The United Nations Millennium Goals are focused toward a world without poverty. These are both at this stage, futuristic ideals. But there was once a world without… Read More ›