The sight of my country tearing itself apart is hard to watch. Especially sober. But, while it’d be easy to self-medicate to numb the reality, Trump’s not going to get me.
The nerve agent Novichok has returned to the general consciousness, but what exactly is it? How is it treated, and what does it do to our bodies?
I recently travelled to the West Bank for the first time, a trip that showed the shared and divided ground between Palestinians and Jews.
The NSW government is busy overhauling the education curriculum. However, I believe they’ve stumbled at the first step. Time for a rethink.
This morning, Brexit’s head negotiator resigned, leaving Theresa May alone in a storm of her making, clouding the future of her nation.
Last night, the African gang problem was sensationalised on Seven’s Sunday Night. While many people questioned who the piece was for, well, it was made for people like me.
Grandson, it’s time I tell you about my first car. It wasn’t systematic, hydromatic, but it certainly went. Sort of.
The last time I travelled to Mexico, I weaved my way through neighbouring Guatemala. The only problem was explaining who my guide was to customs.
They may seem hokey, bland and solely in the possession of your more boring relatives, but puzzles are rather crucial. They stop our brains turning to mush. So lay off.
The viral videos depicting Iranian women dancing in the street in defiance of their government is propaganda, it just looks different.
The Fourth of July is a day we Americans group to celebrate with gunpowder. But I wonder what we’re celebrating. Perhaps a denial of the truth.
Last night, a straight white male was charged with vandalising the Eurydice Dixon’s memorial. As a straight white male myself, I feel the need to comment. To set things straight.
Growing is often a series of events you’re suddenly ‘too old for’. Can I still enjoy the Ramones? Does punk rock have an age limit?
Amsterdam may have changed, but for me, it still is The Doors, drugs and a friend named Dave.
Recently, Jordan Peterson appeared at TEDx to give his thoughts on political correctness. As he undoes his own logic, I did my best to make sense of it.
Donald Trump’s posturing to honour the flag whilst honouring the fallen continues the delusion that America was born on. That war, in all its forms, is good.
As it stands, Australia is one of the few OECD nations without a space program. Considering our first attempt suffered at the hands of bureaucracy, this one may burn up on re-entry.
Jacket-gate has me longing for a first lady befitting the title. It might be an obvious point, but her predecessor was the one we deserved. Let’s not forget her.
In the afterglow of the talks with North Korea, should we expect a more sensible future? Oddly, the answer might be yes.
We’re living through a golden age of satire. But it’s not causing as much change as we think.
Again, the nation’s poor, the “dole bludgers” have been outed by the media. The problem is that they’re actually not the problem.