Violence, Irish Gypsies And Vitriol


“It’s a step backwards”, said Dr. Steve Parnis, vice-President of the Australian Medical Association (AMA), “it’s something you would expect from the 19th century.” This statement came amidst an AMA call to ban all combat sports for individuals under 18, including removing them from the olympics. “But the AMA’s bottom line is that we are there […]

Purchasing Peace

Blue Lake

I took a walk along the shores of a lake today, and aside from the aggressions of a local goose,  I left wanting more. My family and I travelled to a nearby town in the high country – a scene replete with chilled mountain air, a serene lake, large green trees and cafes full of capable baristas. […]