Equality

Justice is Learning that Equality is Real

This has come to me in inspiration.  There are those who believe equality is not real, that it is not possible, that it is about rebalancing everything.  Of course life is permeated by injustice and justice and this is experienced from our own perceptions of what we think is fair, what we expect… Continue reading

$37 from every Australian worker a week to keep Australia’s richest 20%

When you are on a low income you pay more if you are on public transport. The food you buy is substandard as you go for the cheapest price.  Rego is difficult to pay as you have only enough for rent and food.  You cannot access the Justice system, you cannot afford what… Continue reading

Edward Snowden: A Global Conversation on the Balance between Civil Liberties and Mass Intelligence Gathering

I found this interview of Edward Snowden organised by the University of Chicago, USA interesting.  I observed how the interviewer interpreted what he was saying, what questions arose in the questioners mind, how Edward responded and modelled democratic discourse. He is both articulate and respectful in his demeanour and compelling in his ability to… Continue reading

Eve is a New Era

 

EVE IS A NEW ERA

 

This is a poem dedicated to all men,

For you are trail blazing,

A bush fire that is unstoppable,

That is on the war path,

That has forgotten the steam bath,

Is for contemplation.

 

The patriarch is the monarch,

The matriarch is the patron,

Who presides over… Continue reading

Breaching Privacy for FEAR or Truth?

 

Breaching Privacy for FEAR of Truth?

 

Who are you?

Who have you become?

You are the silent one,

I hear,

You are smoke and mirrors,

I see,

You are the one following me,

I think therefore I am,

I feel therefore I am not,

For what we think is never true,

It is… Continue reading

Thank God for Marriage Equality in Australia

The operative word here is ‘equality’.  The issue that was raised was discrimination arising from religious beliefs.  We are all born equal.  Some may find homosexuality strange but it is a fact in a diverse world.  The real work is questioning fear which his not love.  If God is Love… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“Nonviolence is a weapon of the strong”

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