What’s happening in our neck of the woods and in other necks not so woody
‘Deaths in our backyard’: 432 Indigenous Australians have died in custody since 1991.
John Dewey expressed the hope that children would be educated to enhance their individual qualities in ways that enrich the community.
Doomscolling for obsessively reading the news . . .
May 22, The International Day for Biological Diversity
I was attacked during the January Nambucca Council meeting by a conservative, pro-logging councilor for being emotional.
When Pepys, the great diarist, fears that his life is in danger during the plague (and later the Great Fire of 1666), ‘he defends himself with sexual activity’.
‘Warraaday’ is just over a year old, Gumbaynggirr for Wood Duck, the totem of late Uncle Tom Kelly a gentle man.
Now I only hear / Its melancholy, long withdrawing roar . . . Dover Beach
He asks us to leave, says the forest is closed, a fantail is singing. Bumagin tells him to leave. This is Gumbaynggirr land.
Names have individual sounds, colours and textures.