Ever since safe schools was slain in the battle of political point scoring, the subject of bullying in schools has been left unchecked. Until now.
Malcolm Turnbull’s questionable cameo at the Mardi Gras highlights a more systemic problem. The lack of political tack which has become the norm.
Despite a whole city rising against his rhetoric, Peter Dutton’s tone is nothing new. In fact, blaming the other is a well worn path in Australian politics.
While many have been bit by the travel bug, blogger Lara Dunston is different. With her approach focusing on small locally run locales, she’s the true insider’s outsider.
It’s finally over. While those who supported marriage equality are now basking in victory, I feel that we should not forget the brutality that got us here.