Flying in the face of reason

It’s become apparent, over the course of the protracted Aer Lingus negotiations, who is actually running the country (clue: it isn’t the government).

Vested interests like the unions are in fact dictating policy and influencing decisions that are supposed to be made for the good of the country as a whole. 173 more words


Rape: victim shaming an easy way out?

When I was growing up, I remember my brothers having more freedom than I. They had better chances of going out while I had to stay home as “ 1,080 more words


Joe Hockey's Culture of Entitlement

The media has been doing a lot of scaremongering this week about the impending federal budget. Considering the noises being made by federal ministers, particularly treasurer Joe Hockey, about ‘deep cuts’ and the like, it’s probably fair enough. 1,073 more words

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