In this week alone, we’ve banned a Christmas song, the use of meat-based puns, The Little Mermaid and conversing with women. I fear whatever sense that was left is now gone.
I see it every day in this country, in the matter of gender, one invariably blames the other. I suggest we all start being responsible for our own actions.
Morgan Spurlock’s addressing his sexual allegations through a blog-post non-apology speaks everything about the issue at large. He, and everyone just like him, still don’t get it.
In the age of information, you tend to let the best voice speak for you. However, when we let another define our worldview, we lose something far more precious.
As we’ve learned from the United Airlines fiasco, all parties concerned were just “doing their job”. This is what happens when training gets in the way of personal accountability.
“Responsibility to Protect” or R2P is the central question that Western nations ask when getting themselves involved in situations like Libya, Iraq and now Syria. But we should be questioning our legitimacy, not the theory.
Recently, I discovered the transformative powers of reverse adulting, where for one night, I was a child, and it helped me to adult.
Using the example of the Pell hearings and BHP dam collapse, Ingeborg van Teeseling highlights the growing culture of the underhanded approach.