Monthly Archives: October 2016

opening conversations

Political/socially progressive chat shows like ABC TV’s The Drum often uses the expression “we should have a discussion on such and such a topic”. But I am so aware of how homogenous Australian, especially Sydney, culture is. A friend of … Continue reading

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Stay in your Place

Anderson Cooper, the first openly gay man to host a presidential debate, was the target of homophobic slurs like: “stay in your place, you faggot”. At other times in history similar things have been said of women or Afro-Americans, or … Continue reading

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