Isn’t it Time to Rethink Australia Day?

Isn’t it Time to Rethink Australia Day?

Australia day is on the 26thof January. Celebrations will take place all over the nation, celebrating Australia, a great nation of multiculturalism and diversity. Ceremonies will pay tribute to a progressive nation (or a progressively regressive nation), where people...
The Handmaid’s Tale (Margaret Atwood) Review

The Handmaid’s Tale (Margaret Atwood) Review

*Spoilers* How I came by the book As with The Penelopiad, I read The Handmaid’s Tale late. A bit too late, I believe. The novel was published in the mid 80’s and I read it last month – 35 years later. I had expressed interest in reading it before...
Everything Is Figureoutable (Marie Forleo) Review

Everything Is Figureoutable (Marie Forleo) Review

How I came by the book I ordered Everything is FigureoutableĀ from Gleebooks a few months before I was able to get my hands on it. I made the order around August and then I left Australia and did not get back til November. When I received the email that the book had...
The Senate is in Discussion for Medevac Repeal (Second Piece)

The Senate is in Discussion for Medevac Repeal (Second Piece)

This week, the Australian senate continues discussions to vote on the repeal of the medevac bill. In my previous article on Medevac, I explained what the bill achieves ā€“ essentially, it allows medical doctors to decide to transfer refugees and asylum seekers from...