Monthly Archives: January 2012

Book Review

 Fish-Hair Woman

  by Merlinda Bobis

In Fish–Hair Woman, Philippine Australian writer, Merlinda Bobis weaves a passionate story of love and loss, heroism and   suffering and the atrocities of war. Continue reading


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Filed under books, fiction, war

Australia’s mining boom – a dirty business

The true story of Australia’s mining boom is not pretty. While miners claim they’ve saved the country from financial crisis, the social and environmental costs are considerable. Continue reading


Filed under books, history, mining, news