Monthly Archives: April 2015

gape or water

Look at the terrible state of the planet today. Australia waits while two of its citizens are on death row; the Indonesian machinery of death is exultant with power. Similarly, another country which exercises the death penalty, the USA is … Continue reading

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mock gothic democracy

The ABC aired a 4 parter about Big Ben and the House of Commons, mother of British democracy. Directly below the House is a vast space, called the Chamber of Horrors, which contains most of the electrical wiring that services … Continue reading

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reality & fiction

Robert Downey Jnr was just recently interviewed by someone about his role as Ironman and the reporter attempted to draw some inference from Downey’s experience being incarcerated. Ironically, the same reporter interviewed Tarentino about the violence in his films, with … Continue reading

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with you my bro

A casual reader might decide that this page is gratuitously explicit. I need to remind you, the topic is homosexual panic; the phrase has been used to justify the killing of gay people. We need to understand the fear and … Continue reading

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effective protest against bigots

http://bit.ly/1G8kElP I’m writing on a wet rainy Monday in Sydney, in a country far away from where this protest happened. My meagre legal experience has also grown so that I’m aware that Australian laws are quite different from US ones. … Continue reading

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gay for pay

Someone a while ago observed that the way to represent GAY to a mass audience was to write the man out of history, wash him out of the coiffure of mass consciousness; as a result the biopic about Harvey Milk, … Continue reading

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thesis antithesis synthesis

My Facebook page attracts an abundance of animal videos; and it is a dance. Human contradictions are included in there as well; for instance, the last two chapters contradict each other. The best human artist to express this is the … Continue reading

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