The debate here is over. 72% of Australian’s support marriage equality. That is an overwhelming majority. Australia doesn’t need another debate on marriage equality, we don’t need more Q and A discussions, we don’t need more opinion pieces in newspapers, we don’t even need a conversation anymore, what we need is change. 244 more words
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The Saturday Age 06-12-14: Reg Mombassa admits it hasn't been easy staying young and edgy by Sonia Harford
After 30 years, will the beer trees and farting dogs of Mambo defy middle age? Or are love handles appearing around Australia’s most notorious surfwear brand? 147 more words
There’s an excellent piece by Elizabeth O’Shea, a human rights lawyer, regarding alleged payments by the Australian government to people smugglers. “Abbott’s efforts to stop the boats by hook or by crook harm Australia”. 312 more words
Or as The Age put it this past weekend ‘putting motherhood on ice’.
I love, I adore the age. But every Saturday when I sit down to the Good Weekend I am bombarded with sad, sappy, empowering but also failed hope giving stories of ‘women of a certain age’ who have left the run to late and to use the same turn of phrase as Professor Gab Kovacs ‘the horse has bolted’. 967 more words