Changing The Date

This was written on Dharawal land. It contains images of Aboriginal and Islander people now deceased.

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In Canberra, They’re Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Lower House, not a creature was stirring, except for Tony Abbott, though he would describe his behaviour as "defending a conservative vision for Australia". The Parliament was hung by the inadequate leadership of the two major parties, in hopes that their obstinance would be rewarded next … Continue reading In Canberra, They’re Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Australian Traditions Are Stupid And So Are You

In Australia, the first Sunday in September is recognised as "Father's Day". While some may claim it has religious traditions dating back to the 14th and 15th centuries, deep down, they would know this claim is horseshit, as that particular reference is strictly related to the feast of Saint Joseph on March 19. No, the … Continue reading Australian Traditions Are Stupid And So Are You

Black People Shouldn’t Be Allowed to Get Gay Married

The legislation being proposed by a "rebel group" of backbench Liberals is a travesty. While the bill would technically legalise marriage equality, it will also enshrine religious bigotry in law, guaranteeing that gay marriage can be seen as something less than the marriage between a man and a woman. Religious ministers and civil celebrants will … Continue reading Black People Shouldn’t Be Allowed to Get Gay Married