Building community

Building community

At a recent speech at the ANU’s Crawford School, Charities Minister Andrew Leigh emphasised the fragility and vulnerability of civil society, together with the vital need to nurture and preserve community.  Leigh pointed out it’s now possible “to walk across nearly...
The ACT split

The ACT split

A story in yesterday’s Australian newspaper blew open details of an increasing rift between (Labor’s) Andrew Barr – Chief Minister since 2014 – and (Green’s) Disability Minister Emma Davidson, who was first elected in 2020.   It’s no secret the...
The politics of disability

The politics of disability

International events left the country cleaving to the coalition for reassurance while increased immigration and export prices injected money into the economy allowing it to thrive. Howard became Australia’s second-longest serving Prime Minister.  Anthony Albanese...
We’re Going Places

We’re Going Places

That doesn’t mean you ignore it. Whatever’s happened is still there. The difference is in the way you process events – you’re understanding them, recognising them, but then putting them away. They don’t have to live with you. You’re bigger than that.  This might...