September 2016

For the Olympics to survive it must change starting right now

This article first appeared on the Huffington Post When I think back on the Rio Olympics and Paralympics, the first word that comes to my mind is “meh”. I do so wish I’d been more excited. How fondly I remember previous Olympics Games, and spending hours every evening glued to the television trying to decipher Read More

Hey Apple, thx for the iPhone 7. Now what about an iFairtrade?

This article first appeared in the Sunday Herald Sun ARE you so excited about the new iPhone 7 that you’re going to line up for it? You really shouldn’t. You wait in line for things that are in short supply, not things that are mass-produced. Spending hours in a queue just so you can have something Read More

The Australian Parliament really has not got any talent

This article first appeared in the Brisbane Courier Mail So many stupid questions and too many stupid people, it’s Parliamentary Question Time! I mean, it must be called ‘Question Time’ for a reason. Really, at some point it’d be just wonderful if someone asked a question, and someone else attempted to answer it.