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living together.....

February 12, 2023 - 06:41 -- Admin

We have a communication problem in Australia. Words that come out of a Black person's mouth are often heard so differently by white ears.

Take the ex-Green now crossbench senator Lidia Thorpe. She is constantly referred to as a "radical". Why? Because she is a champion of First Nations sovereignty.

a dime a dozen....

February 11, 2023 - 15:14 -- Admin

On February 8, 2023, during a whirlwind visit by the Ukrainian president to Paris, Emmanuel Macron awarded the Legion of Honor to Volodymyr Zelensky, thus permanently dishonouring France.


by Christelle Nil


looking for america......

February 11, 2023 - 11:08 -- Admin

A lovely end of day — or a glistening night

In downtown Los Angeles where the shifting skies were made

Of yellow golden bursts and green streaks of purest jade

Above a boated harbour of attractive shopping malls on the edge

Of an ocean of silver sparks by Onyx, Tourmaline and liquid Pearls