activism
10 posts
Tidbit: The contradictions of Australia’s 'fast track' policy
Articles
Whilst the name conjures up images of quick processing times and swift decisions, the policy is anything but. One paper went as far as to rename the ‘fast track’ process as “lethal hopelessness”.
Don't Be A Dumbass. Writing to the Hippocratic Oath
Articles
After years of being told that women shouldn't be angry—that we shouldn't be loud and disgruntled and ugly in public—I've found myself like a kid banned from drawing on the walls: all the more willing to do it.
5 min read
Tidbit: The hypocrisy of Scott Morrison's "free country"
Articles
You may recall hearing the phrase ‘it’s a free country’ thrown around the schoolyard. It acts as a justification. It’s not a counter argument, it’s an on the spot defence, lacking in substance and without forethought.
On Unions and the Working Class.
Articles
In my father’s household, Peter Lalor was the name of a saint. From it all, I’d learnt a valuable lesson: if the higher-ups won’t listen, make them.
3 min read
Teenage Delinquents
Poetry
Tomfoolery is the name of the game / While our deepest desires creep out / Lame ideas of fame enter each discussion
Our World is Burning
Articles
Our ice is melting, Fires are ravaging our home, and Attenborough is angry.
an active campaign
Poetry
a jolly man affixed on marigold board / pledges of greatness from a third storey / two thumbs up to hide the fraudulence
I'm (Dis)interested in Apathy
Articles
One response to disillusionment is anger. The second response is apathy, and that leaves us undeniably poorer.
Conversations
Articles
Our life is dominated by conversations. There are the small interactions. But then there are the significant conversations that drive our entire lives.
Odd Generation
Articles
I grew up in an odd generation - although I’m sure every generation believes themselves to be odd.
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