Monthly Archives: September 2012

Liberation not empowerment

My great, great-grandmother is 90 years old but still she holds the baby. Continue reading



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Why porn?

At the mention of Big Porn Inc,  grown men wriggled and squirmed uncomfortably in their seats. Big Porn Inc : Exposing the Harms of the Global Pornography Industry had made The Australian Education Publishing Awards shortlist as a Secondary Reference Resource and the winner was about to be announced. Continue reading

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Dental care package – a bandaid solution

The $4 billion dental care package announced this week –  said to help millions of young and low-income Australians is merely a bandaid solution.

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