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Assange Detained Arbitrarily for 8 years for Publishing Evidence of War Crimes and Human Rights Violations

Everyone has the right to a fair hearing.  From my perspective Julian Assange took steps to make visible what was happening behind closed doors.  Snowden did the same.  From my perspective as a citizen, whilst I didn’t feel the need to go through all that was released, I realised that citizens were… Continue reading

Defence White Paper Stated Fears of Dependency on Asian Fuel Imports or Strategic Access to Oil and Gas?

These reflections have taken me a long time to navigate through as I found it quite illogical to read.  It is a 2016 ABC post but feels relevant today.  I felt to explore the message in the article from a peace perspective asking questions in my global agora as the public are never… Continue reading

Will the Youth Become Another Brick (byte) on the Wall Street?

When I was young I watched this movie.  As teenagers we used to smoke to this and imagine breaking out of the mind control in altered states of infinite possibility.

I believe Pink Floyd were very brave as they challenged the control structures of their day.  Today we are contending with cyber realities… Continue reading

IT is the Matrix – A 21st Century Program?

I felt inspiration to write this poem about the I.T. Matrix as I can feel the control exercised in narratives assuring it is the next step in our evolution.  Is that true?  I was inspired by the thoughts –
You are me in another frequency.  This gave me the feeling of allowance… Continue reading

Politics, Cultural Wars and 21st Century Education in Australia

An interesting blog providing some background given the announcement by the government of the problem with mass education.  I always remember temping at an education event where a IT company was seeking to tender to Education of software that could profile students.  I was there typing word for word.  I saw computer… Continue reading

Why Did Britain Train the Burmese Military? Friend, Foe or Fool?

I am feeling moved to research Burma.  I have been to the border myself as a Rotary Peace Scholar meeting with the Association for Political Prisoners in Burma (refer http://aappb.org/) This could do a lot to heal relations between Islam and the rest of the world.  There are some who have made… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“God has no religion”

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