the lucky country

A worrying misconception that many people have about Australia is that our governmental system is free of corruption. When people think of corruption, they often think of authoritarian regimes and poverty stricken nations where most of the population struggles to eat while the privileged few horde all the wealth. Yet there is corruption here and…

false truths

Have you ever wondered how many ‘truths’ or ‘facts’ that you were told about yourself and the world when you were a child that were only true because you believed it? Adults, particularly parental figures and teachers, are powerful figures in a child’s life. They have the ability to convince a child of almost anything,…