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This area was former knows as 'Stuff'. Where I put random thoughts, it is now being revamped to accomodate #AuspolActs. Which is a twitter initiative to help people make a positive difference in Australian politics. Stay tuned to resources, feedback and maybe just some good news stores of activism that maybe you can enact yourself to be more than an #Auspol keyboard warrior :)

#FFSF Keeping it Classy Australia

28 Jun2013
The blood sport that has been our politics has been particularly unedifying and to be perfectly frank, has depressed the hell out of me. I don’t mean the fanbois type cheering of Rudd vs Gillard camps, or the [...] Read More...

#Origin explainer - Why it is so important to #Queenslanders - You know nothing John Birmingham

25 Jun2013
Mr Birmingham, who lives in this great state of Queensland questioned why State of Origin matters, yes, titled “Remind me why this Origin thingy matters”. Now I know Mr Birmingham has children and this is [...] Read More...

Politicians, Media & Feminists beware, our Youth pay more attention than you think

23 Jun2013
My daughter Caitlin ( @LacyMartini ) had her first foray into public activism yesterday and I have to say I was both thrilled and scared for her. I was thrilled that as a young person she was entering the [...] Read More...

Women and Power Forum, Noosa, Live Tweets via @xsentertainment

16 Jun2013
Or should the question be: In a male-dominated society, how did they manage such momentous and rapid revolution? This was an excellent forum that I sadly had to miss, luckily the lovely Xanthe was live tweeting [...] Read More...

#FFSF What the hell is wrong with you people?

14 Jun2013
Enough is enough. This grubby Howard Sattler business is the last straw! I may not be an academic like the everywhere ‘Feminist for Hire’ Eva Cox, or a so-called ‘Woman’s Authority’ like Mia Feedman, I [...] Read More...

Don't know an Asylum Seeker?

14 Jun2013
Don't know an Asylum Seeker? Robyn Oyeniyi does, in fact, shock horror, she fell in love and married one. Do yourself a favour, purchase Love versus Goliath, be inspired, educated and understand. Read More...

#FFSF @NRL Punch Drunk Poor #Origin Form

07 Jun2013
Yes, I am a Queenslander so before anyone can call me a hypocrite, yes, I was filthy with Paul Gallen’s punching form on Wednesday night. Like many Queenslanders I screamed at the TV as well, calling him a [...] Read More...

THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE, reality tv show...

07 Jun2013
Skimming past “The Block (Eagles shit from high in the sky) Series” the other night got me thinking that this is all seems so repetitive. Not picking on that show, or at least not that show more than any other [...] Read More...

I'm Noely from Queensland and I need your help

04 Jun2013
The current state of our politics is so pathetic, that is shames me to admit, if I did not have a friend standing as a candidate I would not bother voting this year. I would just walk into the booth and write [...] Read More...

Forget the Messenger & focus on the Message for a change

21 May2013
I know I will probably peeve many with this post, though 140 characters on twitter is just not enough to explain a position on something and this morning I successfully annoyed just about everyone I know on all [...] Read More...

An epic @R_Chirgwin Twitter rant in disgust at Coalition #NDIS No Show

16 May2013
Many of you are most likely aware that yesterday a bill was introduced in Parliament to increase the Medicare Levy to help fund 'DisabilityCare', still more commonly referred to online as #NDIS. What many of you [...] Read More...

Christian vs God Squad in Australian politics

05 May2013
Before anyone gets offended by that title, let me explain. Religion and Faith is a topic that will always get people riled up, angry, mostly offended in same way shape or form. It is a difficult one to discuss [...] Read More...

I have to fence my damn pool to keep your kids safe, you bloody vaccinate your kids to keep mine safe!

21 Apr2013
Normally I try to stay away from the whole anti-vax thing. You can trash a politician, be scathing about the Government, but question a parents decision and all hell will break loose & be heaped upon you. I see [...] Read More...

The never-ending #NBN story, it's not all about LOL Cats onYoutube...

14 Apr2013
Well, we are currently living on acreage and there is nature all around, made more alive and real by the fact that it never seems to stop raining. It is so green, alive and you can literally smell and hear life [...] Read More...

OMG! Forget the Tech, #Fraudband is an #NBN Fail!

10 Apr2013
Before Steve Dalby (director at iiNet in IT) was attacked by Malcom Turnbull (investment banker turned politician NOT in IT) the argument over which NBN plan works best seemed obvious.  Oh my god I am so [...] Read More...
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