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Where’s Our Mojo?
Governance Nation Building

Where’s Our Mojo?

   Multiculturalism has certainly contributed to the richness of our culture; though, with the political correctness of our times: gone is the pride in our country and sense of nationalism that we once held passionately. Celebrations of being Australian has greatly diminished over the years. Gone are the days where […]

Medicalization
Health

Medicalization

  Medicalization is the process where human conditions and problems become defined as medical conditions, and thus are resigned to treatment by the medical profession; often with the use of pharmaceutical substances. Often, alternative and social methods are overlooked. Extended family networks are less prevalent today. Social support networks are […]

The futility of War
Peace

The futility of War

   War only creates greater conflict. No resolution is achieved through war. The people who are attacked are bound to have feelings of injustice. War breeds contempt and is justification for counter attack in the mind of the opponents. Thus conflict only breeds further conflict. Brute force is a barbaric, […]

Don’t squander our riches
Economics Nation Building

Don’t squander our riches

   Global demand for our resources, particularly to fuel the rapid development of emerging economies such as China and India: has contributed to the largely unprecedented economic prosperity in Australia that has lasted over the last seventeen years. The current highly inflated resource prices are attributed to previous underinvestment in […]

Perfect politics
Governance

Perfect politics

  The ‘hung’ federal parliament, with no single political party winning an outright majority of seats in the lower house; presents a rare opportunity, not seen in the last seventy years – to invigorate and revolutionise politics in Australia. It is now necessary that policies are clearly communicated and consultation […]